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RATINGS: 205   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69   IBU: 39   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Campfire Stout evokes fond memories of wilderness and camping adventures. Notes of chocolate and graham cracker topped with a hint of marshmallow will leave you wanting símore. Like any campfire experience, this beer is best shared with a warm circle of family and friends.


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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
BBB63 (6087) - La Porte, Indiana, USA - NOV 9, 2012
Bottle and served in a Bells tulip: Pours deep brown near opaque with a lovely fluffy beige head and very good lace. Holy Mole, there be marshmallows here! Add the bakers chocolate, toasted crackers, hint of smoke and wood, and a faint mint it is exactly as advertised. The taste is more of the same with sweet marshmallows, chocolate and toast along with some roast and smoke. There is a slight hop bitterness and some coffee too keeping this from becoming cloying. Then there is the mouth feel, thin and watery not fitting of the bombastic aroma and flavor profile. That sucks IMO but this beer is a nice trip down the camping experience. Wanting símore mouth feel but I can live with what they did here. I would recommend a one time purchase for any stoutie.


4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bmagner (10) - - OCT 8, 2014
Aroma - chocolate!!!! Chocolate milk, chocolate sauce, chocolate. Appearance - black as night. Small head. Taste - amazingly smooth milky chocolate stout with very little grainy character. Palate - a little carbonation bite in the middle of my tongue, dissipates quickly into a smooth finish. Overall - really great desert beer. Decadent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maekchu (2205) - Hirakata, JAPAN - SEP 28, 2014
Tap at World Craft Beer Tasting 2014. Aromas of cocoa, heavier chocolate, marshmallow, Dark brown. Mild chocolate, thick raost malt, more chocolate, and it fades slowly. Thin-medium body, a bit too thin in mid and final. Nose is very sweet. Not quite off-putting, but nearly. Flavors are not as strong. Tasty for what it is. But hard to finish one glass.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
KyotoLefty (6581) - Kyoto, JAPAN - SEP 27, 2014
Tap at World Craft Beer Tasting 2014. Huge cocoa and graham cracker nose. Before knowing what it was, I said, "Smells like símores." I guess that means they nailed it. More cocoa and chocolate. Sweet cocoa, marshmallow, graham crackers. A bit too thin when you consider the flavor. Canít drink a lot, but I like it.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vestergaard (403) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - SEP 20, 2014
Tap at Fermentoren Aarhus. Pours pitch Black with a dense, fluffy, light Brown head. Aroma has chocolate and caramel malts, sugary sweetness, vanilla, milk chocolate and a Nice little roast. Taste is packed with candy. Marshmallows, chocolate, vanilla, caramel and so on. Sweet, but not over the top. Only thing to put on this, is that it could carry more alcohol. The alcohol there is, is really really well hidden. Pretty full body and a mild carbonation. One of the better non-imperial stouts i've had for sure! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lukasmh (184) - Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 17, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 2, 2014 Tap. Pours black with a brown/ruby edge and tan creamy but small head. Aroma is sweet milk chocolate, and a lot of it! Vanilla, marshmallow, some subtle coffee. Taste is sweet with same notes as aroma and a bit roast. Really soft and smooth. Finish has a pleasant light dryness. Great interpretation that doesn’t get too sweet. Calling for a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ron (2606) - Rochester, New York, USA - SEP 15, 2014
Bottle. Pours a pitch black with a robust, but short lived tan head which produces minimal lacing. Both the taste and the aroma and are slightly sweet overall. Vanilla, chocolate, toasted malts with hints of gram crackers. . Medium-full body and medium carbonation. Round mouthfeel. Overall, this is an extremely tasty and well crafted stout.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BelgianBeerGal (3203) - Panama City, Florida, USA - SEP 8, 2014
Draft at OB Noodle House. Classic stout pour with a thin tan head. Really cool aroma that is reminiscent of a roasted marshmallow. The flavor starts sweet and finishes with espresso and dark chocolate. Very nice.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thomat (2094) - GŲteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 4, 2014
Bottle @ Haket Bar. Dark brown with a tiny brown head. Malty and chocolate tones. Malt, chocolate, coffee and hops. Medium body with a nice balanced finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
slowrunner77 (5986) - Reno, Nevada, USA - AUG 29, 2014
I was expecting smoke (and thereís a hint, but just a hint) but I got símores instead. Cool surprise for this guy, who apparently needs to read the label and not assume campfire means smoke. Pretty fizzy for the style, otherwise very solid desert like stout.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Klimaet (227) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - AUG 22, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 18, 2014 Tap at Craft Beer Co. Clerkenwell. Pours black with a frothy brown cream head. This beer looks amazing! Aromas of vanilla, fudge, marshmellows, mocca. Taste is very smooth. Lots of marshmellow, vanilla and cookie. Missing some roast and feel though.


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