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RATINGS: 1097   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.77/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A full bodied stout made with all malted barley and blueberry. Flavors of chocolate, roast malt and light blueberry make up the palate with lots of fruity blueberry aroma.

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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jdskinns (220) - South Roxana, Illinois, USA - FEB 16, 2013
On tap. Pours black with off white head. Aroma is roasty with some fruity sweetness. Taste is bitter, roast, blueberry, very good. Would drink again.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zubblwump (76) - Michigan, USA - JAN 5, 2017
Vigorous pour results in a two finger dark tan head that disappear almost immediately. Slight oily bluish hue at the edge of the glass. Nose is roasty with the blueberry on top. The blueberry is at the forefront of the taste as well, with bitter and chocolate present as well. Its not bad, but I wouldnt go out of my way to try it again.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MNAle (140) - Minnesota, USA - DEC 31, 2016
Black color with a tall milk-chocolate thick creamy-appearing head, receding very slowly. Aroma of roasted malts, roasted coffee, ... IOW, smoked/roasted is the dominant aroma with barely a hint of berries underneath. Thick-ish feel, but not a lot of carbonation; has an almost flat feel. Initial taste is smokey with (as with the aroma) just the faintest hint of berry. Bitter hops appear in the middle and linger into the finish. I have to admit, I was aprehensive about a blueberry stout, but I also have to admit that I am a bit disappointed with how subdued the berry is in both the aroma and the taste. Also, the brewer claims 20 IBU, but there is more bittering than that rating would imply. Overall, a middle of the road stout with not enough berry to validate the name.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
markducommun (988) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 30, 2016
Deep opaque black, big tan head. Ripe blueberry, dark chocolate, dark roasted coffee. Some very light toffee and caramel. Quite bitter. Dry. Heavier body, fairly thick mouthfeel. A bit of oil. Long finish. Good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hershiser2 (2515) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - DEC 29, 2016
Bottle from Growlers to Go - Richmond. Pours thick and black with a small dark brown head. Aroma is overwhelmingly blueberry along with some coffee and chocolates underneath. Flavor is chocolate, coffee, blueberry, salt. Hmmm... wasnt sure what to expect, but this is good without being sickeningly sweet.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iznogud (3030) - CROATIA - NOV 27, 2016
Bottle, 355 ml, from Beergium. Shared with JFK10000 and Josip. Pours dark brown with small brown head. Light roastiness, lots of blueberries, some chocolate. Lively carbonation. Light to moderate sweet and bitter. Not so easy to drink. Medium bodied.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Homer321 (4442) - Melboring, Florida, USA - NOV 23, 2016
Bottle. Thanks to trade. Nose is very berry forward chocolate. Like fruity pebbles with cocoa. Small khaki head. Taste is very chocolate forward. Light to moderate berry. Light alcohol warming. Overall average to good. Maybe better.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
vincentvega72 (499) - Terneuzen, NETHERLANDS - NOV 3, 2016
UPDATED: NOV 3, 2016 Donkerzwart bier met mokkakleurige schuimkraag die langzaamaan wegebt. Aroma is blauwe bes, beetje espresso, maar ook een beetje muffig. Maar de smaak maakt dit mr dan goed. Eerst proef je letterlijk blauwe bessen cake en dan komt er een heerlijk (koffie)bittertje overheen om dan te eindigen in een mild-zoet/bittere afdronk die lang blijft. TOPstout.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fin (9909) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2016
Bottle from Dranken Geers, Oostakker, Nr Gent, Belgie consumed at home with Craig and Stella, Wednesday 10th August 2016 This is really good, it is very fruity though I wouldnt necessarily have known that it was Blueberry. Tangy, really nice mouthfeel its pretty good. A7 A4 T8 P4 OV15 3.7

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
boozedude (2228) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - JUL 7, 2016
This is a treat... Roommate brought a bottle back from Chicago...dark black pour with dark brown head..nice creamy chocolate..light blueberry aroma..taste is same.. Love it

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rdixon77 (2438) - Georgia, USA - JUL 7, 2016
Thick black pour. Had blueberry pancake with chocolate chips and a cup of coffee type taste, worked very well. Maybe a tad sweet but very good.


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