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RATINGS: 3350   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.15/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 249   ABV: 8.3%
You’ve got to love coffee to truly appreciate this phenomenal brew. Brewed with an abundance of flaked oats, bitter and sweetened imported chocolates, Sumatra and Kona coffee. We’re actually not sure if this is some type of coffee cake or a beer. Either way you can drink this ale with a fork. Breakfast Stout has an intense fresh roasted coffee nose toped with a cinnamon colored frothy head that seems to never fade and makes you wish breakfast could last forever.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
brewskis (123) - Saint John, Indiana, USA - NOV 16, 2012
Pours a pitch black color with a half finger of a mocha colored head. Dissipates quickly and leaves a somewhat soapy lacing on the edges. Smells of great smelling roasted coffee, dark chocolate, almost like a hint of nuts, some vanilla. Very roasty and just smells like breakfast. Starts with strong flavors of coffee, and some bitter dark chocolate, little sweetness. Then in the middle it smooths out with the oats providing that creamy backbone. Then finishes with more coffee, bitter, dark chocolate, almost like a burnt toast taste, but in a good way, like a mocha flavor. Get some sweetness on the backend as well. Has a medium-high body with a nice creamy and slick texture. I’ve had this beer many times, and it never gets old. The smoothness of it at 8.3% with a great coffee flavor is a great combination. If you like coffee, you will like this beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ajtrupp (338) - Broomfield, Colorado, USA - SEP 23, 2016
Crazy complex beer. It’s a treat to have it, it’s usually not distributed in Colorado.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
zubblwump (57) - Michigan, USA - SEP 20, 2016
I’ve had this on sitting in the fridge for a couple months, seemed like a good night to pop it open. Pours very dark with very little head. Nice and thick. Huge coffee aroma with some chocolate. Heavy, almost oily mouth feel. Some bitterness on the taste, followed by sweetness. This is real solid stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
anfractuosity (345) - - SEP 19, 2016
Lovely bitterness from the coffee. Fairly low carbonation. Frothy head. Very enjoyable. Nice coffee aromas.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
CObiased (321) - Bayfield, Colorado, USA - SEP 18, 2016
12oz bottle - poured in a dimpled mug - super black with a slight hue of mahogany and a thin tan head. Wonderful aroma with layers of coffee, mocha, chocolate and grain. Big bold but smooth creamy stout bursting with dark chocolate, espresso, a hint of cinnamon and Cheerios type oatiness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sudz4Dayz (28) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 17, 2016
UPDATED: SEP 26, 2016 12oz bottle purchased at the Beverage Warehouse in Winooski, VT. Pours dark brown, pretty much black, oily, with a frothy everlasting light brown head. Aroma of roasted coffee and dark cocoa, wonderful, long, long lasting. Taste of dark chocolate, roasted coffee beans, with a backbone of alcohol. Light Mouthfeel with slight carbonation. For a widely available stout, this is absolutely top notch.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
angelkostvo (1155) - CZECH REPUBLIC - SEP 16, 2016
Black colour, brownish head. Aroma of coffee, bitter chocolate, cocoa, roasted malts, toffee. Taste is light to medium bitter, medium sweet. Medium body, creamy texture, soft carbonation. Rating 1150

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nevalainen (596) - FINLAND - SEP 9, 2016
Black color with tiny beige head. Strong aroma of coffee and some chocolate, maybe some vanilla also. Taste is strong coffee, roasty notes. Full body, so you could eat this for breakfast. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
peponi (1470) - Hannover, GERMANY - SEP 7, 2016
Aroma: bitter chocolate, coffee, roasted dark malts. Appearance: jet black and brown head. Taste: bitter chocolate and coffee, roasted dark malts, burnt malt, smooth and quite dry, warming alcohol. Palate: medium body and medium carbonation, roasted finish. Overall: Defnitely this is a great beer, really complex and smooth.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
linusb (848) - SWEDEN - SEP 2, 2016
2014 vs 2015 Much bigger head on 2015 and the flavours in 2014 is much more settled. Prefer 2014 to 2015. Both very good though. A: Black coloured with a one finger brown head that dissapates fast. N: Coffee, chocolate, liqourice, maple T: Coffee, chocolate, hint of maple O: Very nice and deep flavoured stout.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DubCInjun (37) - - AUG 28, 2016
Pours a dark brownish-black with a brown head. Has a cocoa, chocolate taste with a finish of delightful coffee and sweetness with just the right amount of bitterness. Has the aroma of a very good roasted coffee. Simply phenomenal.

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