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Upright Chocolate Stout


Brewed by Upright Brewing
Portland, Oregon USA
Style: Sweet Stout | Ratings: 8 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: 5%
Chocolate Stout is a one-off brewed with cacao nibs from artisan producer Neapolitan Printing & Company. The beer is based on a simple oat stout recipe and incorporates the chocolate in a way that enhances the profile all around, bringing the roast elements forward and providing a pleasant bitter edge. At only 5% abv, the medium bodied beer drinks nicely and is a great pint pour for the thick of winter.

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