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RATINGS: 1960   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Silver Medal Winner, Great American Beer Festival, Stout 1988, 1989. Sierra Nevada Stout is a creamy and full-bodied example of this traditional style ale. Very dark and very rich, the Stout displays a pronounced roasted flavor.

Finishing Hops:Cascade
Bittering Hops:Chinook
Beginning Gravity:16 Plato
Ending Gravity:4.5 Plato
Malts:Two-row Barley Malt, Caramel Malt, Black Malt, Dextrin Malt
Yeast:Top Fermenting Ale Yeast


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Erzengel (4893) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - APR 5, 2015
*Old rating. Best before 29/07/10. Tolles schokoladiges, leicht röstigmalziges Bier. Weich, röstig, fein herb, toll!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sic1314 (4407) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - MAR 31, 2015
Poured deep dark brown with a frothy beige head. Aroma of red berries, cocoa and soft malt. Medium body, flavour as the aroma, slightly spicy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mstrcrwly (536) - New York, USA - MAR 31, 2015
12 oz bottle poured into a pint glass..dark brown with a fluffy tan head..aroma of coffee,chocolate,roasted nuts..tastes just like it smells..solid classic stout.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
gegwilson (1751) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 28, 2015
Bottle from Rehill’s of Jesmond. Pours deep mahogany with a thin cream head. Cocoa aroma. The taste is moderate spice with nice chocolate malt. High carbonation for a stout and a touch thin bodied.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gripweed57 (876) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - MAR 25, 2015
12 ounce bottle. Barely translucent black brown color topped by a large rocky beige head. Roasted malt nose. Flavor is more roasted malt with notes of coffee and dark chocolate. Slightly sweet with a touch of burnt caramel in the middle. Spicy hops in the finish. Nicely balanced and a nice cross between a sweet and dry stout. A classic American Stout.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
martin00sr (1240) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAR 25, 2015
Clear, almost black with medium lasting, frothy light tan head. Aroma has roasted malt, coffee, hoppy and caramel notes. Medium bitterness, licorice and coffee. Nice creamy mouthfeel.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GuideDogSaint (670) - Xiamen, CHINA - MAR 25, 2015
355ml bottle at Beer Station, Xiamen. Pours black with a thin off white head. Hoppy slightly roasted aroma with chocolate. Sweet finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
willisread (461) - Tokyo, JAPAN - MAR 9, 2015
Old rating. Bottle from Old Town. Pours a nice mahogany with a soapy beige head. Nice hop aromas along with cocoa powder, molasses, coffee and fig. Taste is more of the same with a nice bitter finish. Creamy mouthfeel.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HKdIPA (381) - HONG KONG - MAR 9, 2015
Bottle from Citysuper at home. Thick black pour with thin creamy tan head. Aroma is roasted, chocolate, slightly pine bitter. Taste is deeply roasted - coffee and chocolate - but also satisfyingly bitter. Creamy palate. Really surprisingly good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
biirusaikou (900) - - MAR 9, 2015
Bottle version. Roasted malt, coca,mild dry fruits and herbal hops, bitter coffee finish. Pretty smooth classic stout, probably a good quality benchmark.


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