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RATINGS: 259   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   EST. CALORIES: 125   ABV: 4.15%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Originally brewed for our brewery that once was located at Lake Sonoma Winery. This nitrogenated dry stout is low in alcohol but big in flavor. Its smooth roasted coffee like aromas and flavor are clean and drinkable.

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4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
danbierman (20) - California, USA - AUG 29, 2011
On tap at Russian River. Pours a dark brown with a creamy body and 1 finger of beige head. Leaves a thick lacing on the glass. Smells of roasted malts and chocolate. Taste confirms the nose, lots of roasted malts and chocolate flavors. Medium bodied stout with a very creamy finish, super smooth on the back of the tongue. Overall a very nice dry stout.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tide (3638) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 24, 2017
Draught at RRBC. Black color, beige head. Bitter with roasted malts, nuts, smoke, espresso, chocolate and licorice. Bitter finish with roasted malts, smoke, espresso, nuts, chocolate and licorice. Excellent stout, huge flavor profile for such low ABV.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 8/20
vtafro (7433) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - APR 21, 2017
Draft. During my bachelor party long weekend in the san francisco area, sixth stop(day 1) RR. Dark pour with light head. Roasted, light coffee, dry malt tones.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rouhlas (3358) - GREECE - MAR 20, 2017
From tap at the brewery. Black color with beige brown head. Roasted malty aroma, bread, grainy, coffee, some chocolate notes. Light sweet and moderate to heavy bitter taste. Medium oily body with soft carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
back (2109) - Holstebro, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2017
Sort skum tt lang cremet Kaffe malt tmmer Bitter modrTe sd lidt Cremet /Olie bld

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobertDale (6229) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - FEB 15, 2017
On tap at Russian River. Comes almost black with a nice tan head. Aroma of chocolate and malt. Taste is chocolate, roasted malt, and some coffee. It is a dry stout. Tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wombat23 (1234) - Texas, USA - FEB 4, 2017
Draft at the source. Pours black with a tan head. Aroma of chocolate and roasted malts. Taste is chocolate, roasted malts, coffee notes. Dry finish. A little thin.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
darbeer75 (830) - Round Rock, Texas, USA - JAN 31, 2017
Aroma: roasty; Appearance: very dark amber with tan head that lingers; Taste: dry, roasty, and slightly dank; smooth; Palate: medium body; Overall: very good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
anstei (1986) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - JAN 28, 2017
Tap at the brewpub. Pours black. Clearly a dry stout, as it is actually dry. Some roasted burnt tones, but not highly distinguished. Bitter, very. Also works, but really not my favourite.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (18841) - Gteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 14, 2016
Draught at Russian River, Santa Rosa. Black beer with a nice beige head. Roasted dark chocolate aroma, cacao nibs, licorice, some tar. Chocolate flavor, licorice, cacao nibs, some tar. Lots of flavors for the ABV.

2.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DocJitsu (1928) - Pensacola, Florida, USA - AUG 24, 2016
Dark cola brown pour with a clumpy khaki head. Greasy dark roast nose. Flat. Watery.


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