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Brewed by St Peters (UK)
Style: Stout
Bungay, England

bottled
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RATINGS: 1329   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   IBU: 34   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Cask; Status uncertain. Also available brewery conditioned and cold filtered in 500ml bottles.
Fuggles and Challenger hops plus a blend of four local barley malts create an aromatic, strong, dark chocolate cream stout with a satisfying bittersweet aftertaste.


beeracoon's rating

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
beeracoon (414) - - DEC 28, 2012
Medium brown head. Clear black colour. Roasty and creamy chocolate aroma with whiskey. Likewise creamy taste. The chocolate notes reappear in the palate. Great beer!


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
martjoobolut (336) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 12, 2014
0,5L bottle, BB 08.2015. Pours very dark brown with ruby highlights. It has tan head that stays for a moment. Aroma is roasted malt, dark fruits, and hints of alcohol. Taste is sweet, roasted malts, fruits, smoke, dark chocolate. Finish has burnt bitterness and caramel sweetness. Overall: nice one.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JStax (2601) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - APR 5, 2014
Pint bottle poured into a snifter. Pours a near black with purple highlights. A khaki colored head appears with the pour, but dissipates pretty quickly. The aroma is ashy, dark bitter chocolate, licorice, fruity pebbles. The taste is more on the dry bitter side. Mellow carbonation. Medium bodied.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
EyeAmBaldman (119) - Illinois, USA - APR 2, 2014
Pours opaque mahogany with a massive beige head. Notes of dark fruits and roasted malt. This is not a thick stout but it does feel a tad oily in the mouth. Taste is coffee, dark chocolate and a hint of malt. Good carbonation. Nice.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crlnts (59) - SWITZERLAND - MAR 31, 2014
Massive beige head. Lasting. Opaque ruby-black. Smells of roasted barley, chocolate. Smokey taste, cereals, dark chocolate. Sweetness. Medium mouthfeel. Balanced. Good stout.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Douberd (1688) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - MAR 30, 2014
500 ml bottle at home, into a snifter. ABV 6.5% Very dark brown colour, on the limits of black, with a small and thin brown head, with okay retention, leaving light lacing around the glass. The aroma has nice chocolate notes, liquorice, light vanilla. Taste of roasted malts and especially on the finish, a bit sweet, again light vanilla, cake, chocolate, mildly bitter aftertaste. Medium thick bpdy, soft carbonation, creamy texture and a bit oily palate. Very good stout, flavourfull and very drinkable.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
CerveceroMundo (12) - SPAIN - MAR 24, 2014
Cream Stout: Milk Stout rotunda y equilibrada. El chocolate caliente y el café del desayuno de los frikis cerveceros http://birrerosdelmundounios.blogspot.com.es/2014/ …

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gopherfan99 (196) - CROATIA - MAR 21, 2014
Bottle, pours dark amber with a khaki head. Sweet taste of chocolate and coffee with a slightly bitter aftertaste. Not bad.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
melush (232) - SPAIN - MAR 20, 2014
UPDATED: APR 15, 2014 Botella de 50 cl, adquirida en Cerveceria Internacional. Color negro. Sabor ligeramente tostado, a cacao.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lore (822) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAR 15, 2014
dark brown colour with ruby notes, excellent beige creamy head; aroma of coffee, chocolate and hints of cherry; taste is the same;creamy mouthfeel;really good stout

2.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Cousin_Larry (240) - - MAR 7, 2014
Smells like a nice coffee stout, but flavor is very smoky. Really overpowering smoky.


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