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66
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style
Brewed by Crannog Ales
Style: Dry Stout
Sorrento, Canada

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unknown

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 59   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Lean in body and powerful in flavour, Back Hand of God Stout (formerly known as "Black Wolfhound") has won three consumers’ choice awards. This dry stout is easy to drink, rich and inviting. It is extraordinarily smooth and mildly hopped with a distinct coffee/chocolate presence.

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3.2
fiulijn (20516) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 19, 2010
Draught at Raven Pub, North Vancouver
Black color, creamy head. Ashes and burnt malt aroma. Quite smooth mouthfeel; strong chocolate, burnt malt and coffee flavor; dry middle and final; correct bitterness. Simple but well balanced, and luckily the burnt component is not too disturbing in the final.

3.5
saxo (18459) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 8, 2012
Tap @ Malone’s. Nice head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are roast malt, licorice, notes of coffee and hops. Dry finish.

3.4
mcberko (17847) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 14, 2009
UPDATED: JUL 12, 2011 On tap at the Alibi Room - pours black with a thin head. Aroma is chocolate, roasted malt and coffee. Palate is similar, with a smooth creamy mouthful and little bitterness. Very solid.

3.6
Oakes (17685) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 20, 2005
Near black, with only slight dark brown highlights. Chocolatey aroma with almonds, light roast. The flavour is semi-sweet chocolate, the body relatively full with hints of cream, nuts, coffee. The finish is mild and chocolatey. A pleasant, light, session stout.

3.1
Ferris (15376) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 21, 2014
Draft - A bit buttery with toasted malts. Deep mahogany with a beige brown head. Lots of burnt toast, chocolate and light bitterness. Not bad, but I have the feeling this is an off batch, I have had better.

2.5
jcwattsrugger (12420) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - OCT 27, 2007
@GCBF-on tap-pours a thin tan head and black color. Aroma is dark malt-dark coffee. Taste is dark malt-dark coffee, some chocolate, bitter. 2.5

3.6
Sammy (12210) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 24, 2008
Alibi Room with Tigglmtl, and so a surprisingly good stout that is underated. Great roast coffee aroma. Creamy medium mouthfeel taste, very fresh (and the all the difference) and roasty coffee. Lacey. Above average carbonation.

3.8
DuffMan (10435) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 24, 2012
On tap @ Waterfront Wines in Kelowna. Inky brown-black with no head at all. Aroma is coffee, chocolate, cigar box, very lovely. Flavour is coffee dominated, but balanced nicely with dry roast. Finish has a light acidity. Very drinkable, flavourful, balanced stout.

2.8
JoeMcPhee (9427) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 29, 2004
On tap at the Wolf and Hound. Pitch black and completely opaque with a thin tan head. Very nice coffee and chocolate aroma. Flavour also shows prominent coffee/espresso with much fainter chocolate. There is a cola-like character, along with some sourness and some nuttiness as well. The body was a bit thin but still quite good.

3.5
solidfunk (8964) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - DEC 29, 2015
Roast and some dark chocolate. Pours black with good head. Some caramel. Light bitter finish with touch of tang in aftertaste. Tap at St augustines.


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