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RATINGS: 263   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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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sask89 (498) - Regina, Saskatchewan, - MAY 13, 2014
Pours black in colour with a very thin mocha head. Aroma is a little subtle but with noticeable roasted malts and coffee scents. Taste is malty with a sweet undertone, slightly watered down. Medium body, thin on the palate and softer carbonation. Overall a good but not spectacular beer.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AWISLguy (1655) - Wisconsin, USA - MAY 24, 2015
Bomber from Jim’s in Mundelein. Pours very dark brown with almost no head. Nose is huge coffee, espresso, raw beans. Also a lot of lactose. Taste is of sweet caramel, roast and some milky lactose. Medium bodied and quite light for a stout of any sort. Finishes dryly roasty, sweet caramel/milk, and short. A bit disappointing due to the lack of depth. Something with a bunch more body could be quite good as it is tasty enough. 13.6

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
doubelknv3 (1038) - Illinois, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Rich roast coffee, vanilla, chocolate, and caramel. Black, lite tan head, creamy lacing and thin head retention. Full bodied, chocolate, roast, syrupy, mainly sweet with roast buttering notes. Lite bitterness, with lite refreshing dry notes, and decent balance. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
UncleKorm (1030) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - MAY 9, 2015
Bottle poured a black hue w/ small tan head fully diminishing and minor lacing. Moderate coffee aroma. Initial flavor is light sweet w/ a light to moderate bitter finish. Taste is coffee. Medium bodied and watery mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
BBB63 (6393) - 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 (62) - 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 (600) - 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 (6705) - 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 (1192) - 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 (1767) - 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 (807) - 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.


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