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RATINGS: 260   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 27   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Just as the iconic Coronado Bay Bridge connects our island home to the mainland, this java-tinged dry stout, brewed using dark roasted coffee beans from a local San Diego artisanal roaster, provides a bridge uniting craft beer drinkers with CBC’s rich, flavorful SoCal brewing traditions.


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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hanuta06 (380) - Washington, USA - MAR 29, 2013
Serving: from (nitro) tap--at The Beer Junction. Aroma: lightly malty, coffee aroma. Appearance: huge, creamy, off-white, initial head with mostly lasting longevity and good lacing. Black body. Taste: lightly sweet, coffee-like initial flavor and lightly bitter finish with average duration. Palate: medium bodied with creamy texture, and flat/soft carbonation. Overall: very good. Smooth and easy to drink. No overpowering attributes.


3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
BBB63 (6373) - La Porte, Indiana, USA - APR 30, 2015
Good amount of coffee and a wee bit of chocolate and anise but this dry stout ultimately is pretty one dimensional. Fizzy thin mouthfeel as well.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dodskenta (52) - Rönninge, SWEDEN - APR 30, 2015
Shared bottle. Pours very dark, almost black with a small tan head. Nose is green coffee fruit, drip coffee, sweet malts. Flavour is coffee, roasted malts, some nuttyness. Medium minus mouthfeel with good carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mstrcrwly (558) - New York, USA - APR 7, 2015
bomber shared a few years ago..dark brown with a fluffy tan head..aroma of coffee,roasted nuts...dry,malty,nutty..not bad.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (6600) - Reno, Nevada, USA - APR 2, 2015
drinks bigger than a 5% should...in a good way. LOVE the coffee they use - just smooths everything right out. And at 4.50 a bomber, a nice deal, too.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thome50 (1186) - Morro Bay via Orange County, California, USA - MAR 28, 2015
Father in law poured this for us from the fridge. Coffee aroma with faint vanilla. Taste is muted coffee and toffee. OK.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GranvilleTim (1759) - Granville, Illinois, USA - MAR 16, 2015
Black pour with a light brown head. Aroma is coffee bitterness and aroma. Coffee flavor dominates the taste with roasted malt in the back end. Tasty beer, great lacing.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
abcfan (803) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 10, 2015
Pours black with a tan head. Big coffee aroma. Light bodied, strong coffee notes throughout...finishes coffee, with a touch of lactose.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Broncowaldon (121) - Oceanside, California, USA - MAR 10, 2015
Big coffe aroma. Really nice small bubble carbonation for bottled brew. Brings out great roast aroma. Taste equally as coffee and dry stout characteristics. Great stout for sure.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sonnycheeba (4105) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 5, 2015
Tap at tasting room. Pours dark brown with tan head. Aroma is chocolate, coffee, light roast, and a touch of earthiness. Flavor is chocolate forward with some coffee, but not as much as I had expected, with a touch of bitterness. Medium body and carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
Christpuncher (1730) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 3, 2015
perfectly balanced coffee stout. nice roasted malt flavor with a lot of black coffee to balance. light on the malt and somewhat milky flavored. had a bomber pour in steamboat. black with a thin tan head. smells like coffe..


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