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RATINGS: 221   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Gray skies are a regular part of life in Western Oregon. Overcast Espresso Stout is the dark and silky stout we crave while giving us the shot of organic espresso we need. IBUs: 37 / OG: 14.5į Plato


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maria (10176) - Thisted, DENMARK - JUL 10, 2010
Courtesy of After4ever, thanks Tom. Itís a black stout with a huge, creamy head. The aroma has notes of coffee, hops and chocolate. The flavour has a light sweetness and notes of bitter coffee, dark chocolate and the finish is hoppy and slightly bitter. Itís a really nice coffee stout with a lot of flavour in relatively few %.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (36362) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 8, 2010

Bottle 22fl.oz.

Clear dark black color with a large, creamy, excellent lacing, fully lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, coffee, espresso. Flavor is heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, coffee, espresso, dark chocolate, hop and grass notes. Body is medium to full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100629]

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
andyhwcinc (1535) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 5, 2010
Poured from 22 oz bomber I picked up while on vacation in Portland, OR. Iíve heard stories about this brewmaster leaving Flossmoor Station in Illinois to start this brewery, and after drinking I wish we had him back in IL! Aroma is uber-desserty, extremely rich in dark milk chocolate and coffee, roasty. Appearance is pure black with a tan creamy head. Itís not too sweet for the amount of chocolate that Iím sure is in it, also has a great complexity of coffee and milk. Iím really liking this sweet stout.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MiP (13836) - SÝnderborg, DENMARK - JUN 29, 2010
Bottle. Good coffee aroma, subtle hint of grassy hops. Black colour. Nice stable dark brown head. The flavour has a distinct coffee flavour. Clean and mild, yet flavourful. Some cream also. Late roasted coffee aftertaste.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Elwood (3336) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - JUN 15, 2010
Serving: Bottle
It pours almost black with a small, tan head. The nose is a mix of roasted oats and malt, coffee, and milk chocolate. The flavor follows the nose highlighting the coffee and chocolate sides. This one is well done without being over roasted as some brews are. Medium bodied with a smooth, lingering coffee finish. I really enjoyed this brew and thought the had a judicious use of coffee. Bravo!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SuzyGreenberg (1603) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUN 10, 2010
Bomber; thanks Brandon; pours thin dark brown with thin tan head; sweet nose of milky chocolate, coffee, burnt malt and light ash; light texture with flavors of nutty roast, dry coffee and bakers chocolate; not overly exciting or complex, but a nice, thin drinkable coffee stout

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11725) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 7, 2010
SAVOR, 22oz bottle. Small brown head that mostly dissipates atop brown-black body. Aroma is moderately sweet, bittersweet chocolate, coffee, some chocolate icing. Taste is moderately sweet, coffee, bittersweet chocolate, roast. Medium body, light sticky, low carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
cpetrone84 (1564) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 6, 2010
A-pours a dark black liquid that is quite thick. the head is tan, thick and creamy with good retention and a thick lace. S-pretty straight forward, huge roasted espresso, slightly burnt coffee, a nice underlying note of vanilla with a touch of dark chocolate in the back. T-the taste is big espresso, slightly burnt coffee, roasted malts. a light malt sweetness in the back with a touch of oatmeal. M-medium to full body and a very smooth feel on the palate. low carbonation and slightly crisp in the back. D-very big flavor and low on alcohol content. nice tastes and straight forward espresso. easy drinking, not heavy and still very tasty.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SrSilliGose (3277) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - MAY 25, 2010
tap at concordia ale house. pours a dark brown with a small tan head. boatload of coffee and roast in the nose. flavor is more bready cofffee milk chocolate. pretty good. roasty, creamy coffee stout. nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DuffMan (7138) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 17, 2010
Bottle, brought back from Oregon through the B.C. customs border crossing from hell (thatís another story... on how the B.C government doesnít mind skull-fucking you with taxes on booze at the border-- just one more reason I will always and forever be a proud Albertan!). ANYWAY. This was a great coffee stout. Nice choice on the coffee beans, no vegetation to be found on the palate. Sweet without being cloying, flavourful without being heavy. I would grab more of this, only next time I would return to Canada via Montana into Alberta and avoid the B.C customs 55% mark-up on beer (and 85% mark-up on wine-- BOO!)


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