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RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   IBU: 54   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Big coffee flavors dominate early only to be wiped out by an enormous about of Willamette hop flavors. One of GPBCís most requested beers. Complex and full of flavor yet amazingly sessionable. Brewed with coffee from Primavera Coffee Roasters here in Birmingham, AL.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
magsinva (1014) - Virginia, USA - DEC 22, 2012
Tap at hop city - pours pitch with a tan. Aroma is chocolate and bread. I didnít get any of the coffee on the nose. Taste is sweet with occasional bitter notes from the hops. Finish clean if a tad dry. Overall, solid enough, but boring.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DiarmaidBHK (3850) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 22, 2012
Draft at hop city Birmingham. Pours black with a thin khaki head. Not much on the nose. Didnít get much coffee from this or a ton of evidence from the oatmeal either. Still thereís plenty of roasted malt goodness and it finishes clean. Solid but not spectacular.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bu11zeye (12367) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - NOV 19, 2012
(Growler, courtesy of blutt59) Pours a dark brown body with a small off-white head. Aroma of oatmeal, chocolate, graham cracker, and roasted grain. Flavor of roasted malt, bitter bakerís chocolate, coffee, and oatmeal with a dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
blutt59 (6286) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 19, 2012
growler, thanks to the coordinator, dark black brown with light aroma of coffee, oaty with thin coffee flavor and light finish

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
thirdeye11 (5860) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 4, 2012
(plastic milk jug thanks to blutt59) clear deep brown, wispy tan bubbles. Nose of lactose, oats, coffee, sweet, bit of agave. Taste is a bit burnt, oats, soft, acidic and a little bitter. Nearly uncarbonarted and thin. Not liking the finish at all.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drostj (106) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - JUN 30, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 23, 2014 Bottle pour at the Rocket City Brewfest. Dark brown, almost black with a creamy head. Seemed a bit flat, thin - I expected more body from this. Good mix of hop, malt and coffee, with a nice bitterness, but it lacked some oomph. Might be better on tap.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Suttree (5685) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 25, 2012
Sampled at Knoxville Brewfest. It was just called "Good People Stout", but I tasted a lot of coffee, so Iím hoping Iím rating the correct beer. Anyway, yeah - coffee. Some hickory notes, some chocolate, but nice mix of coffee and hops. Tasty stuff. Also, the servers were rockiní some truly epic beards, so they got that goiní for íem...

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
skarpia22 (2) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - MAY 17, 2012 does not count
Very good beer, strong with a nice coffee finish. Not a smooth as I was hoping, but still a very good stout on draft.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dfinney23 (2391) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 16, 2012
Cask at J Clyde. Lots of coffee, roasted and earthy but very smooth with light brown sugar sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beernovice39 (3270) - Montana, USA - APR 1, 2012
Draft at J.Clyde. Dark brown almost black pour with a tiny tan head. Scent is coffee and roasty. Taste is roasty with chocolate and big coffee finish.

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