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RATINGS: 570   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   IBU: 43   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Bottle and keg: Filtered; Cask: Unfiltered.
Introduced August 1993.

British pale ale malt; Crystal, Chocolate and Black malts; Roasted barley;
Warrior, Cascade, Tettnang, Goldings hops;
warm fermenting English yeast.
OG 1052

A classic Irish stout. Full-bodied yet smooth and spectacular in appearance.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thejon375 (414) - Tampa, Florida, USA - MAR 11, 2009
Good stout, a little weak in flavor, hints of blueberry. Expected more out of shipyard, but overall not a bad stout.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MarkBarnes (413) - Waterville, New York, USA - JUL 21, 2010
July 21, 2010; 12-oz. bottle fr. "Captains Collection" sampler 12-pack picked up in Maine. Black pour; thin tan head; light aroma of coffee & molasses. Chocolate/coffee flavor, with a bit of smoke. Bitter, dry finish. Like most malty brews, the flavor improves as it warms up. Overall, a pleasant, sessionable stout -- even if its a tad light & uncomplicated.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TATE (407) - Lubec, Maine, USA - MAY 28, 2013
Bottle. Another one Im just realizing I havent rated before. This is one of my favorite stouts. Pours black with a tan head. This ones on the lighter side as stouts go. There is some cocoa flavor that comes through and the finish is smooth.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BigMilly8 (389) - Wesley Chapel, Florida, USA - FEB 3, 2008
From bottle : Pours a very very dark black color, with one of the biggest heads ive ever seen, that has great lasting power and lacing, it is big, offwhite, and rocky. Nose is very milky, and kind of a spoiled milk, im not enjoying the smell very much. Taste is roasted chocolate malt, and has a pretty good hop bite from beginning to end. Thick bodied, with a nice smooth feeling on the palate. Malty, milky aftertaste. The smell is not good, but thankfully it got a little better from there.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
NJJereme (386) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 24, 2010
Bottle. Pours a thick brown/black color with a nice tan head. Aromas of coffee, hint of dark chocolate, and maybe a little bit of a cherry edge. Medium to heavily bodied. Nice bitterness infused w/ the malts. A little bit of an edge going down the gullet but overall pretty nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sigma23 (380) - , Maine, USA - APR 4, 2009
pours dark black with aroma of chocolate and coffee. malt sweetness and coffee upfront and finishes with a note of chocolate. stout when fresh is great but deteriorates with age. drink as fresh as you can for best flavors

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Teege (375) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JAN 12, 2010
Nitro draft at redlight redlight. Pours a dark, near-black, barely translucent. Fun to watch settle. Good nose with lots of roasted malts and hints of good coffee. Things fall apart a little bit in the flavor. Nice and dry, but something in the taste is a off. While a little bit creamy, the body is much too thin. Almost gets there but misses somewhere along the way.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lizabeth (360) - east falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 23, 2003
Black with a tan head that left some lacing. Chocolate, raisons, coffee and molasses. Tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
goz (358) - Chelmsford, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 17, 2003
Super duper deep black, pretty much opaque, large tan head that sticks around for the most part and leaves much lace. Aroma of strongly roasted malt (dark black coffee), very slight floral hop presence in the background. Flavor starts with strong espresso, middle has a mild fruitiness to it, end has small amounts of hops. Medium-full body, very slight carbonation. An extremely tasty, easy drinking stout that is now a staple in my beer fridge.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gregory (357) - Pullman, Washington, USA - APR 12, 2002
my favorite brew of the dry stout genre (thus far) very nice aroma and flavors of dark coffe, burnt malt Its rather creamy for a dry stout, I believe, which is why I like it so much. Excellent beer.

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