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RATINGS: 1082   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This stout is sheer beer poetry. Let it warm to about 45 F and pour it into a glass to fully experience its rich, roasty flavors and hints of coffee and chocolate. One glass and you’ll agree: The Poet is truly a rich, creamy brew of epic proportions.

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3.7
thomat (3828) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 26, 2016
Bottle @ Oliver Twist. Very dark brown with a small brown head. Malty and fruity tones. Malt, coffee, licorice and hops. Medium body with a nice bitter/ malty finish.

3.5
jspencer78 (39) - Rochester, Minnesota, USA - JUL 15, 2016
Pours almost black with a short fairly long lasting cream head. Aroma of mild coffee and a little chocolate. Relatively thin mouth feel but very smooth taste of coffee and chocolate. Not TOO sweet (as compared to say a mild stout). Very easy to drink but not too complicated

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Msdrbeat (773) - East Lansing, USA - JUN 24, 2016
On tap at New Holland. Pours very dark black. Chocolate taste. Smooth mouthfeel but thin.

3.5
daniele (9018) - ITALY - JUN 8, 2016
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3.9
bvbunited (72) - Ohio, USA - MAY 8, 2016
This is an excellent beer from a great brewery I would highly recommend it.

3.5
AgentAle (1726) - Alberta, CANADA - MAY 8, 2016
Aroma is caramel, toffee, honey and brown sugar. Taste is caramel, toffee, and toasted mts. Appearance is black with a thin pearl head that retains fairly well

3.6
ozzy70 (1081) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - APR 26, 2016
12 oz. bottle. Poured black with a thick tan head. Aroma of light coffee, roasted malts and subtle chocolate. Taste was sweet and mild coffee flavored.

3.8
zubblwump (89) - Michigan, USA - APR 22, 2016
Dark, with medium head. Pours so thick the last couple drops looked like syrup. Smell is more hoppy than I expected from a stout. Feels as thick in the mouth as it looked pouring. Taste is very good too, smooth and very little bitterness. Not quite Dragon’s Milk, but so far New Holland is batting 1.000 with me.

4.4
Hopper8 (157) - Holland, Michigan, USA - APR 18, 2016
UPDATED: NOV 16, 2016 It’s a lovely chocolate malt aroma, it pours into this beautifully dark and rocky beer. Then you’re hit with this wonderfully balanced flavor of malt and chocolate. Out of a bottle, I’ve always been way less than impressed with an overly bitter and uninteresting beer. On tap, it’s one of the best stouts I’ve had for drinking.

3.2
Malin_aiisa (1124) - SWEDEN - APR 9, 2016
Bottle at NYC Craft beer festival. black, off white head aroma of coffe, chocolate, creamy fizzy, bitter


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