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Brewed by Hargreaves Hill Brewing Company
Style: Foreign Stout
Steels Creek, Victoria, Australia

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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Just in time for winter, we have brewed a stout in the “Foreign Stout” style. With a pronounced roast barley character, this dark ale features generous palate weight and considerable length.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DeliriumT (471) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUN 24, 2016
Pours black with no head. Aroma is quite sweet with hints of toast, biscuit and dark chocolate. Flavour is a nice mix of the aromas but is a little thin. This is not necessarily a bad thing because it makes a great quaffing stout ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
LesArgen (306) - AUSTRALIA - JUN 3, 2016
A perfectly balanced aroma of chocolate, honey, nougat, roasted malt and coffee with a little plum thrown in for good measure. The balance slips slightly towards the sweet on tasting, but there’s a really nice aftertaste of malted milk, bitter chocolate flakes and coffee. A winner.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jado (760) - Camp Hill, AUSTRALIA - MAR 10, 2016
330 ml bottle. Saturated black topped off by a creamy tan head. Aromas of plum, cherry, raisin, coffee and cocoa. More fruit in the mouth before a firm black coffee bitterness. Bit of a cherry tang rounded out by some dark chocolate notes. Good stuff.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
StevieT (1500) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 1, 2015
On tap at The Tipplers Tap. Delicious, perfectly balanced roasted flavours. super smooth. Must try.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stoutnick (826) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - SEP 28, 2015
Black pour. Roasty on the nose and flavour. Bitter coffee grains on end of palate. Solid stout.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dervock (892) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 28, 2015
Bottle - pours black with a tan head. Aroma is sugary sweet chocolate and coffee. Taste is light roast with a bitter sweet choc finish. Palate is rich and smooth.

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Patersoi (152) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 1, 2015
Pours black with light tan head that could be eaten with a spoon. Nive soft mouthfeel. Strong smokey charcoal flavour bring enough bitterness to keep the malt in the background. Long mocha finish that satusfies. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Malrider69 (127) - Central Coast, AUSTRALIA - FEB 1, 2015
Pours with a thin tan head and a thick, black body. There is a pleasant, sweet aroma and the taste is complex with a mild burnt flavour that sits nicely on the palate. A pleasant stout, but it probably needs a bit more roasted malt/coffee.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
vinhol (344) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 20, 2014
On tap at brewery roasted malty aroma black as a dogs guys tan head taste us malty roasted very nice

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ShaneJ (820) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle from Plonk. Deep, oily black, brown head, lots of lacing, quite dry, roasty bitterness, espresso coffee, Xmas pudding, full body, heavy texture. Very good.


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