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RATINGS: 542   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
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Existent represents the philosophy behind Stillwater Artisanal. We strive to define ourselves through our passion and sincerity while accepting that not all aspects of life are readily explainable. To manifest this ideology we present an ale of intrigue. Deep & dark though deceptively dry, braced by a firm yet smooth bitterness and accented with an earthy hop and mild roast aroma. This is an ale for you to define..

’and if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.’ –Nietzsche

Note: Formerly brewed at Dog, now at Two Roads.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Garrold (4100) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2016
Tap. Mother Kelly’s, Bethnal Green. Dark, cola brown. Film of beige head. Nose has blackberry. Blackcurrant. Hint of liquorice. Some notes of chocolate. Taste is light sweet. Hint of dryness. Hint of roast bitterness. Good body. Smooth. Light, fruity bitter finish. Nice one.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Swamp_Thing (49) - Florida, USA - JAN 24, 2016
Well balanced and complex. Sweet and yeasty with fruity aftertaste. Goes down alomost too easy, but a memorable beer.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Linnet (1653) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2016
Belgian yeast, malty, jam, earth, lightly roasty, alcohol. Ruby red, dark Brown, no head. Mid-sweet, lightly bitter, salty, ABV well integrated. Bit simplistic. Medium body, soft carbonation, sweetish finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
lello4ever (623) - ITALY - JAN 15, 2016
Marrone scuro, poca schiuma. Aroma di malto con note tostate molto. Lievi. Bene al palato dove si conferma una nota tostata e un finale un pelo amaro.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Baramba (861) - ITALY - DEC 23, 2015
On tap. Dark brown with thick beige head. Roasted malt, Yeast, bread aroma. Sweet flavour of bread and yeast with cocoa hints

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
djd07 (9712) - Houston, Texas, USA - DEC 3, 2015
Bottle as shown. Pours a dark brown with very large creamy beige head that lasts. The aroma is smoke and roast. Thin mouth, raisin, oak, roast, earthy finish, decent.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ktwse (3919) - Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 27, 2015
Pours dark brown with a finger of off-white head. Aroma of spices, nuts, raisins and malt. Taste is sweet, raisins and nuts, with a roasty and herbal finish. Light, smooth body with soft carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radiomgb (2686) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 21, 2015
750ml bottle from Premier Gourmet in Buffalo, New York. Deep brown in colour with a very large and long lasting beige head, good lacing. The aroma is malty, some caramel, bready, some chocolate, yeast. The flavour is fairly sweet, malty, fair amount of chocolate, some coffee, light spice. Roasted mouthfeel, medium body, high carbonation. Finishes long, roasty, lightly sweet. Its nice, roasted belgian. Interesting.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jorn69 (2621) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - NOV 21, 2015
Tap @ All In Beer Fest, Gothenburg 151107. Roasted malty with caramely and spicy notes, medium body with an oily texture. The finish is dry and roasted.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
olsvammel (5805) - Örebro, SWEDEN - NOV 14, 2015
On tap at All In Beer Fest. Spicy, dark malty and yeasty smell. Sweet taste with dark malts. Light roasted.


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