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RATINGS: 81   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.04/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A sweet stout aged on Cuban-style roasted coffee beans from Naviera Coffee Mills in Ybor City, Florida.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pantanap (3366) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 6, 2009
had the last remnants out of a keg in additioin to the bottled version at CCB. thanks joey.... pours an almost black with reddish brown edges and medium tan head.... sharp, assertive aroma of coffee beans with semi-sweet chocolate... assertive espresso and roasted coffee flavors intertwined with a sweet stout base and dark chocolate fudge. smooth and tasty.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
jcartamdg (3359) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 4, 2012
Had out of the fermenter right before they kegged it, thanks Bob! Pours a thick jet black with a dark mocha head. Aroma of rich coffee, lactose and chocolate. Taste is coffee, cream and chocolate, very rich but that doesnt stop me from wanting more. Man, is this an amazing coffee stout.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerlando (3342) - Orlando, Florida, USA - DEC 28, 2008
Draft at the brewery, courtesy Joey & Wayne. Pours just about pitch black, perhaps showing a hint of mahogany at the outer reaches. A thick, spongy, light brown head displays excellent retention, leaving gobs of sticky lace on the glass. The aroma is knock your socks off espresso, roasty as all hell. Being married to a Cuban woman, I am used to this aroma on Sunday mornings, as the little *cafetera* is always brewing up some Cuban Coffee. After the initial blast of espresso, the nose opens up to reveal malted chocolate, scorched caramel, and heaps of earthy hop bitterness. Flavors follow suit, again incredibly roasty and very accurate in interpretation of a Cuban Coffee beer, complete with a lightly acrid finish. I will note, however, that the name implies that there is lactose in the brew, which I was unable to detect. Nearly full on the palate, with a silky mouthfeel and light carbonation, even the body resembles that of a perfectly roasted cup of espresso. This is a really nice brew, especially for those with a penchant for hearty coffee, but I think the addition of some lactose would improve things overall and bring things more in line with both the name of the beer and the sweet stout category.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dchmela (3049) - Orlando, Florida, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Tap at the brewery. Finally he to try this! Thick black pour with a creamy thick head. Huge Cuban coffee, cream and sweetness in aroma. Big creamy roasted grain, coffee Tate with a hint if bitterness. Awesome breakfast beer!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
suprchunk (2986) - Crestview, Florida, USA - MAR 28, 2015
Black pour. No head. No lacing. Big chocolate milk aroma. Some coffee notes. Milky coffee taste. Very good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Shag (2941) - Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA - JUL 16, 2016
Black appearance with a beige head. Tobacco and coffee in the aroma. Espresso Im the fkavor. Its smoky with some coffee. An impy dry stout. Good stuff

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
glennmastrange (2803) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - JAN 27, 2013
Tap. Moderate roasty/toasty, bittersweet chocolate and coffee for the malt, light to moderate resin and earth for the hops and yeast, with chocolate milk in the background. Head is small, creamy, tan with good lacing and is mostly lasting. Color is very dark brown. Flavor starts moderately sweet and lightly acidic, then finishes lightly sweet, moderately acidic and bitter and little sour. Palate is medium, watery with a lively carbonation and a dry finish. A nicely textured and well rounded Sweet Stout with some great dark aromas.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dimenhetfield (2486) - , Florida, USA - DEC 24, 2012
On draft at Cigar City. What a great way to start the afternoon. Straight up coffee bean aroma, and flavor. Bitter creamy chocolate after taste. Very smooth and easy to drink, regardless of the weather.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fluffy (2466) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - JAN 19, 2013
@ New World Brewery in Ybor. pour black with a dark brown head. aroma is heavy on coffee. flavor is sweet, as expected. lots of dark espresso roast, milk and brown sugar. a bit of hop bite on the palate, somewhat oily finish. aside from the sweetness, this is an amazing stout, and a must for any coffee drinkers.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Niall73 (2427) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 7, 2015
Nitro pour at Engine 15 brewery bar, Jacksonville. Pours black/brown with a little red and a creamy tan head. Sweet milk choc vanilla aroma - nice. Milk choc, light coffee, vanilla ice cream, some grass, hint of lemon and licorice. Sweet, smooth and tasty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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