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Crate Stout (Cask/ Bottle)

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Brewed by Crate
Style: Stout
London, England

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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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Cask and unpasteurised bottle; Regular.

A black velvety stout, with deep roast coffee and dark fruit flavours.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
MissPxx (534) - - DEC 25, 2014
Dark chocolatey appearance with a full creamy head. Lovely thick caramel taste with a smooth thick palate and a lovely sweet aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
olliejobbins (974) - Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2014
bottle from alesbymail ordered sometime last year. pours...black with dark brown head that doesn’t last. earthy, nutty aroma. taste is chocolate and prunes. finishes quite dry.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
pivnizub (9039) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - NOV 1, 2014
Cask: Literally black with a ruby sheen, firm and creamy tanned head; sweet fruity and toasty nose, dried black berries detectable; moderate sweet-bitter flavour with a pretty subdued acidity; slightly lingering sweet-bitter fruity and toasty finish. Good, but still a bit sweet...

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
oldgeezer (72) - brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 21, 2014
Cask at the Gunmakers.Pours black with thick head. Roasted malt,chocolate with good bitterness.Good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gyllenbock (5031) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 11, 2014
Sample at SBWF 2014. Black with a small tan head. Roasted malt, some coffee and chocolate. Also notes of caramel and some fruit. The finish was dry and bitter. .

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AtronSeige (723) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - SEP 21, 2014
Aroma: Medium Coffee, dark chocolate, Light dark fruit. No hops Appearance: Body: Dark red, clear. Head: thin, light brown. very low retention. Flavour: High roasty, harsh, medium coffee. Dry finish. No hops. Medium-high bitterness. Mouthfeel: Medium body. Light carbonation. Overall: Lowering the harshness would make this beer more drinkable. 330 ml bottle, poured. Thanks Andre! 13A. Dry Stout

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (8999) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 17, 2014
Cask at the brewery. Opaque pitch black color, small to medium sized dense, lightly creamy beige head. Smell and taste malts, dark chocolate a little, dark malts, nicely some hoppyness in there as well. Decent body and carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (3108) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - APR 12, 2014
330ml bottle from Beerhive, Edinburgh - opaque dark brown, thin lively tan head, dark chocolate, coffee aroma, no lacing, flavour as aroma, oily texture, dry malty finish

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JorgeLee (1271) - Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 8, 2014
Cask at Crate. Dark black colour, thin head. a sweet stout, soft roasty almost oaty, quite high booze level, very soft and drinkable. Interesting.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
stravale (2280) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - FEB 11, 2014
Bottle from Ales By Mail [300114]
Pitch black, frothy thin beige head, some lacing
Aroma - Rich dark malts, some soy, dark fruits, slight bovril
Taste as aroma, dark malts, soy, mellow roast, some dark fruits, hint of liquorice, no booze
Palate - soft carb, thin to medium body - bit thin for abv, smooth. Finish is smooth, oily, dark malts, quite rapid
Overall - Easy for abv, taste got a bit thinner with the drinking then seemed to pick up again toward end of bottle


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