Morgantown Coal City Stout
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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.47/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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A dry stout that opens with a creamy wave that rolls off the tongue to unveil slight bittersweet chocolate and espresso undertones. A big bold brown head tops this midnight black brew, which features a light body, low hop bitterness, and grainy goodness throughout.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
gnoff (7663) - Mölndal, - OCT 13, 2012
At GABF on Thursday October 11, 2012
Black color, brown head. Sweet, roasted taste. Medium mouthfeel, dry medium high bitterness. Sweet, malty, roasted scent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
ads135 (2814) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - JUN 7, 2014
I really liked this dry stout. Roasty with a bunch of coffee and dark chocolate. Black appearance with a thick brown head. Tried at the brewery in 2014.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DrSilverworm (5899) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 22, 2014
Taster on tap at the brewery. Labeled on the chalkboard as 5.6%, 31 IBU. Black color. Thin ring of khaki head, leaves decent ridges of lace. Good roast malt, coffee aromas. Medium body, smooth kind of crisp lighter carbonation. Good chewiness to the texture. Sort of dry finish. Moderate bitter taste, light sweet, lightly spicy. Hint of metallic in the flavor. Solid, flavorful irish stout.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
weihenweizen (1607) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - MAY 20, 2014
Sample at B&D gastropub. Pour black with small beige head. Aroma is medium roasty, thick/medium body, medium carbonation, and medium small bubble lacing. Taste is robust roasty, light herbal hops and dry finish. Is this the second best WV has to offer I would say no, but may be it should be in the top ten.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 12, 2013
Draft at the source. Dark maroon brown color. Aroma of light coffee. Taste is bitter and slightly nutty coffee.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
zizzybalubba (1380) - Elizabeth City, North Carolina, USA - OCT 16, 2013
Sampled at GABF 2013. Black pour with a tan head. Smoky malt aroma with roasted coffee. Weak coffee flavor with muted smoke. Mouthfeel is thin and a bit watery. Had promise, and is not a bad beer, but it did not live up to the aroma.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ReggieDunlap (3005) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 28, 2013
pours black with a medium mocha head...decent lacing. aroma has light roastiness with coffee, dark chocolate, and milk. flavor has good roastiness...a bit of burnt bitterness, some coffee and dark bakers chocolate. mouthfeel is medium and the finish is robust and roasty/burnt/bitter and dry. Really nice stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11929) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2013
(Draught) Pours an opaque black body with a small tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, and dark fruit. Flavor of chocolate, toffee, roasted grain, and coffee with a dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ContemplateBeer (1493) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUN 13, 2013
Aroma of moderate coffee, roasty malts, dark chocolate and a touch of smoke. Appearance is black with foamy mocha head. Flavor is roast/coffee dominant that comes off as somewhat astringent; the finish is dry. Palate is light, creamy and average. Just alright for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (3015) - McLean, Virginia, USA - DEC 29, 2012
On draft at Canaan wvalley ski lodge. Pours black with a thin tan head. Roasted malt nose. Chocolate and coffee notes. Burnt chicory finish. Nice stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DCLawyer (1358) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - NOV 22, 2012
Growler from brewery. Watery black with lite head. Aroma has coffee, malt. Tastes of chocolate and sweet malt. Pleasant enough, but thin.

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