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Wolverine State Faustian Stout Baltic Porter

Wolverine State Faustian Stout Baltic Porter
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RATINGS: 2   MEAN: 3.85/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 34   EST. CALORIES: 261   ABV: 8.7%
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Don’t the let name confuse you. This Baltic porter – a style borrowing from Russian Imperial Stouts and Brown Porters – is rich and complex and yeah, it’s a lager, not a stout. We named ours after Faust, the literary character who traded his soul to the Devil to obtain knowledge and wealth. We made a similar deal to give this rich dark lager the devilishly roasty character it enjoys. The Faustian Stout combines malty sweetness with the aroma of dark, dried fruit, licorice, toffee, and caramel notes. With its higher abv and smooth finish this beer makes a great sipper.


4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
umich03jm (2476) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - FEB 11, 2015
Tap at Wolverine. Pitch black pour wtih a white creamy head that fades to a ring. Love the complex aroma. Raisins, peanuts, caramel, licorice, figs, chocolate, raspberries, and oak. Tastes very good too and there’s a surprisingly strong fruit flavor to this. Lots of raisins and dark fruit. Almost like Belgian quad without the yeast flavor. Definitely still taste the raspberries and chocolate, some nice nuttiness, some wood. This is a excellent baltic porter. Delicious beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (7587) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 12, 2012
Sampled from the tap at the 15th annual MBGSF. Pours a hazy semi dark brown with a dark brown head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma kind of has a roasted malt note with some chocolate and a bit of earthy dark grains. Flavor has a dry creamy chocolate note with some roasted malts and coffee that adds a slight bitterness.


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