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Brewed by St Peters (UK)
Style: Stout
Bungay, England

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RATINGS: 1383   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   IBU: 34   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Cask; Status uncertain. Also available brewery conditioned and cold filtered in 500ml bottles.
Fuggles and Challenger hops plus a blend of four local barley malts create an aromatic, strong, dark chocolate cream stout with a satisfying bittersweet aftertaste.


5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
GreatLibations (1854) - Last Supper, Arizona, USA - FEB 8, 2006
This deeply saturated, high viscosity sweet stout is the best in it’s class. Pours a thick black tar with a rich, sweet, sliky texture upfront. What I really like about it is the hopsy character that comes forth on the finish. The hops try to hang on as the nectar goes down creating this complex texture shift from silky smooth to velvet. I can honestly say I have never experienced such a shift in any other brew. Thoroughly enjoyed and highly recommended.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Vyaches (6) - qqq, RUSSIA - MAY 13, 2008 does not count
it is a damn good thing! very fine aroma, something between cofee-fruity and red dessert wine, pretty special! beautiful, balanced flavor, bitterish and sourish with fruit tones, it is like a sip of good cofee, rich aftertaste! my opinion is strongly recomended to try!

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
mrhoppy (1285) - Santa Clara, California, USA - MAR 23, 2009
Wow. Tasty. Chock full of nuts and fruits. Super deep and complex on every level. This stout has it all. A champagne of stouts. Bravo.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
beeracoon (438) - - DEC 28, 2012
Medium brown head. Clear black colour. Roasty and creamy chocolate aroma with whiskey. Likewise creamy taste. The chocolate notes reappear in the palate. Great beer!

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Beerbarella (343) - - DEC 28, 2012
500 ml bottle. Pours clear very dark brown, almost black, with a medium brown head. Roasty spirit aroma with chocolate notes. Rich fruity roasty malty sweet sour with a slightly bitter buzzy chocholate palate. Wonderful!

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
medal (1) - Tartu, ESTONIA - AUG 2, 2013 does not count
Totally love this beer. The greatest thing about stouts in my opinion is the fact that you can take a small sip of one and the taste will stay in your mouth for a long time. This stout is no exception. To this day it has to be one of the greatest stouts (if not the best) I have ever had the opportunity to drink.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
churchill00 (154) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAR 8, 2007
D.E.L.I.C.I.O.U.S. Pours black from the bottle (which looks great). No head. Smells of chocolate. Heavy malts. Long finish. Magnificent!!!

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Phatz (225) - Paradise, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 1, 2006
This was a fantastic rich creamy milk stout. The appearance and smell are beautiful but the real synching point of the beer was how remarkably smooth and creamy the silky body just flowed through your palate. Appearance: Black with a frothy head. Smell: I could smell the whole cream malt balls aroma coming up through the roasty, chocolaty body. Fantastic! Taste & mouthfeel: Mocha Chocolaty, super smooth with a silky cream like taste and texture that is truly exceptional. Drinkability: This beer is absolutely as drinkable as the style can be! Hope this is helpful. Cheers!

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
scsscs (2) - Moscow, RUSSIA - AUG 7, 2007 does not count
Heavily sour, black black black black!, a bit creamy, long finish. This one is the best stout i ever taste from the bottle. Realy good beer! New bottles from st Peters looks not so good as one on the picture (more ordinary), but beer is very very good as always.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
PMgep (74) - Lund, SWEDEN - OCT 24, 2008
[500 ml bottle from systembolaget] Wonderful aroma with dark rosted coffe and chokolate. The colour is nice and black with a brown head. Flavour is smooth and creamy with roasted coffe, chokolate and hops.


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