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RATINGS: 1647   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
Samuel Adams® Cream Stout is a true cream stout, balancing body and sweetness with the natural spiciness of grain and hand selected English hops. Our Brewers use generous portions of roasted chocolate and caramel malts as well as unroasted barley to impart a fullness of body, a roasty malt character and rich, creamy head. Its dark mahogany color make it almost as easy on the eyes as it is on the palate.

titan99's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
titan99 (24) - USA - AUG 7, 2001
The taste of chocolate is undeniable here. I think this is a very good stout....However. this burnt smoky flavor that I enjoy seemed to be missing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
phfyysik (768) - Tartu, ESTONIA - OCT 9, 2016
Pours dark brown with light beige head. Aroma is creamy, toffee, some chocolate, cocoa, light malts, beans. Taste is light roast, some metal, light bitterness, creamy, coffee, some beans, caramel, dark grapes, milk. Easy to drink beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
hauxe (440) - Butzbach, Hesse, GERMANY - OCT 9, 2016
Rated from old notes that say "burnt, unbalanced, don’t buy this stuff again. 2.0" Probable rerate candidate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Larry_Duffman (380) - - SEP 15, 2016
I poured it from the bottle into a glass. It pours a dark brown and black with a tan head and some lacing. The aroma is coffee and chocolate. The taste is chocolate, milk, coffee, and some burnt sugar. It’s creamy with nice sweetness and bitterness. I haven’t had this one in a while. This is a solid beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jrodooo5 (1508) - DOVER, Delaware, USA - SEP 9, 2016
Beautiful & delicious - this is a very good offering from Sam Adams! Jet black pour w/ a lasting mocha head & decent lacing. The aroma is a nice mild roastiness. The taste is a tad thin but to be expected from a beer under 5%. The mild & semi sweet choolate & coffee notes are quite tasty! Very drinkable. Lovely!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Koelschtrinker (17675) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - AUG 5, 2016
Süßlicher, trocken malziger Beginn. Cremig würzig, Röstnoten, etwas Karamell. Trocken herber Mittelteil, der aber weiter durch die Malzigkeit dominiert wird. Langer röstiger Nachhall, erdig. 10/11/11/11/8/11

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hermod (6486) - Vantaa, FINLAND - JUL 30, 2016
355ml bottle @ Old Port Pub, Silja Symphony. Poured near black in color with a thick off white head. Milk, coffee, salty notes and roasted malt. Flavor has nuts, coffee, salty notes and roastedness. Milky slightly dry finish. Ok.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DerGantzel (323) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2016
A roasty malt and coffee aroma with notes of caramel and chocolate. Black with a small white foam. Medium-high sweetness and light bitterness. Average lively carbonation, creamy texture and medium body. Tasteful!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
visionthing (4829) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 20, 2016
35,5cl bottle from SuperAlko, Tallinn. Pours very dark brown with a modest, beige head. Roasty aroma with some spicy and slightly wooden notes, chocolate, dark dried fruits and caramel. Medium sweet with roasty flavours and a mild bitterness. Enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
tfontana (714) - Fremont, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 11, 2016
Bottle pour into nonic pint glass from One Stop Market. Aroma is roasted caramel malts, cocoa nibs. Appearance is dark reddish-brown (almost opaque) with finger-width foamy beige head with decent retention and lacing. Taste is as aroma. Palate is medium-to-full bodied with thin, creamy texture, soft carbonation and roasted lightly bitter dry finish. Overall, a pretty straightforward offering without a lot of complexity. But, it’s a good straightforward offering.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
martjoobolut (3134) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAY 14, 2016
Bottle. Pours dark brown-black with beige-brownish head. The head stays. Aroma is roast, dark chocolate, oats. Flavor is sweet and bitter, roast, dark chocolate, malt, oats. Finish is roast bitter and slightly acidic. Overall: very nice and flavorful.

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