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Brewed by Yukon Brewing Company
Style: Stout
Whitehorse, Canada

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RATINGS: 293   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Hearty northern people love a hearty stout beer. We’ve teamed up wtih Yukon’s famous Midnight Sun Coffee Roaster to create this special blend. Originally developed for "Bean Queen" Zola Dore in a small batch kettle system by Yukoner Mitt Stehelin, we’ve retained the artisan qualities of this unique, unfiltered brew. The robust taste of this hearty stout starts with the smooth glide of real espresso and finishes with a dry chocolatey malt flavour. Why the big bottle? You’ll love it so much, you’ll want to share it with a friend, or not!


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (6274) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Bottle tasted during RBSG. Black color. Thin ring of khaki head. Coffee, fudge in the nose. Medium to bigger body. Smooth, crisp lighter carbonation. More dry finish. Moderate sweet, light bitter. Solid coffee stout.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
deyholla (6568) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - JUN 25, 2014
Bottle shared by Kevin, thanks! Pours a clear amber brown with a tan head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has lots of roasted malts and earthy dark grain with some earthiness. Flavor has musty dark grains and roasted malts with an earthy chocolate note.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16537) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 24, 2014
Bottle. Pours a black color with a tan head. Has a roasted malty coffee aroma. Roasted malty chocolate and coffee flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate and coffee finish.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Homer321 (1851) - Rock Ridge, Florida, USA - JUN 23, 2014
Sampled along the RBSG 2014 bus tour, as in, on the actual bus. Some coffee in the aroma. Pitch black pour. Taste is slightly tart with an off-putting green coffee, almost vegetal thing going on.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Frank (2813) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 22, 2014
This is brown with a fiant brown, fine-bubbled head. It has a sort of vinous cardboard thing going on. It is slightly tart but still kind of flabby and wattery. There’s some decent malt character and coffee but this is just not really good at all.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (3699) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUN 7, 2014
Draught @ Vancouver Craft Beer Week Festival 2014, Vancouver, BC

Roasty stout with loads of espresso coffee notes, vanilla, chocolate and nuts. Pretty balanced and tasty.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
nickrouleau (1) - - MAY 27, 2014 does not count
Dans mon style: espresso stout. Mais pas aussi bon que Peche Mortel... Belle découverte.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
a_sully (126) - - MAY 17, 2014
Espresso stout is quite fitting for this beer as it tastes heavily of dark roasted coffee. Rich flavour would pair well with rich vanilla ice cream. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Alanthebeerguy (146) - - MAY 14, 2014
From the bottle. Pours dark brown, tan head. Smells of coffee, molasses and dark dried fruit. Taste is coffee, chocolate and raisin tarts. A good stout, mellowed taste and not dry, like many stouts. Nice after dinner beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
cargo150 (555) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - APR 6, 2014
UPDATED: APR 30, 2014 Couleur noir avec quelques reflets brun et un mince col beige. Nez intense de café et de malt grillés. En bouche c’est très onctueux, beaucoup de café frais et de grains grillés un peu de chocolat. Très bien balancé. Une bière simple mais excellente!


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