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RATINGS: 240   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Earl (1911-1985) was our grandfather’s brother; Hill Farmstead Brewery rests upon the land that was once home to him and his 13 siblings. In his honor, this Stout is crafted from American malted barley, Flaked Oats, English roasted malts, American hops, Organic Guatemalan Coffee, our ale yeast, and water from our well. It is unfiltered and naturally carbonated. A silhouette of coffee and malt - an embodiment of complexity and drinkability, this is the ale that I dream to have shared with Earl. 7.2% ALC/VOL 18º P Ingredients: Pale, Caramel, and Chocolate Malt, Roasted Barley, Columbus hops; Ale Yeast, and our Well Water.

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olio (10408) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
50 cl bottle. Thanks VastActiv!
Pours black color with a large beige head. Strong coffee roast on the nose, roast and wood. Flavor is extra smooth, lots of coffee roast, hop bitterness, chocolate, malts and faint cocoa. Super smooth and balanced, excellent.
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VastActiv (7390) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
Bottle 0.5l at Laiti’s, Helsinki. Bottled Feb 2016. Colour is dark brown with small brownish head. Aromas and flavors: Massive coffee, dark chocolate and roasted malts. Very soft and nice.

4.1
tiong (7433) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
500ml bottle, thanks VastActiv! Pours pitch black with a thick foamy head. Aroma of coffee, roasty malts, chocolate, mocha, herbal hops and vanilla. Taste is roasty malty, heavy with coffee, mocha, dark chocolate and herbal hoppiness. Finish is hoppy, roasty and heavy with coffee notes, mocha, dark chocolate, hints of vanilla and espresso. Quite tasty and balanced coffee stout.

3.7
laiti (8484) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
50 cl bottle @ home. Bottled 13.02.2016
Aroma has ash, coffee and some licorice. Flavour has pot coffee, lots of ash, some grapefruity hops and gooseberry bush. I like the licorice and ashy tones here. Oh, and also the coffee tones are nice. But alas, this is too hoppy to be completely enjoyable. Also CO2 level is a bit too high.

4.2
lusikka (7819) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
500 ml bottle. Pours a pitch black colour with a dark beige head. Aroma is super rich with roasted coffee, some chocolate, roasted malts and oatmeal. Flavour of super rich roastiness, coffee, grassy bitterness, heavy floral notes, dark espresso and oatmeal. Full bodied. Oily mouthfeel. Super rich, super roasty, super tasty.

4.1
HenrikSoegaard (14291) - Randers, DENMARK - JUN 26, 2016
Draught. Creamy lightbrown excellent fully lasting head. Black colour. Heavy malty and moderate hoppy aroma. Heavy bitter wonderfull complex flavor.Long heavy bitter finish. Creamy palate. World class.

4.2
ebone1988 (2016) - Dearborn, Michigan, USA - JUN 14, 2016
Sample at Prohibition Pig with koleminer20. Aroma is roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, robust. Appearance is black, light brown head, looked thick. Taste is roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, rich and robust, good. Mouthfeel is medium to heavy body, light carbonation, dark chocolate and coffee aftertaste. Overall, this is one hell of a stout.

3.9
20107589 (748) - randers, DENMARK - MAY 15, 2016
Pour black with a fine brown head. coffee aromas, lots of roasted malts, light caramel notes, nutty. taste light sweet, medium bitter, medium bodied, average carbonation.

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pineypower (3345) - Ocean County, New Jersey, USA - MAY 14, 2016
Huge thanks to Jordan for this one, thanks cuz! Pours out a darker cola color with a moderate tan head. Aroma is of some coffee, smooth medium roasty notes, caramel. Taste is complex, super smooth with notes of sweet caramel, medium roast coffee, light chocolate, some toffee. Really nice beer. Super smooth.

3.6
ThirstyBird (2967) - Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2016
Thanks J!! Pours super dark brown/black with a rich brown head. The smell is mild coffee, chocolate, dark roasted malt. The taste is coffee, dark chocolate, dark roasted malt ending dry and roasty. The body is medium with average carbonation.


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