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RATINGS: 450   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71/5   EST. CALORIES: 248   ABV: 8.25%
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You hold in your hand a stout for stout lovers. Buried Hatchet is brewed with a large quantity of brown malt reminiscent of a traditional pre-Industrial Revolution malt profile. This stout is full of robust, roasted flavors which intermingle with a bittersweet creaminess that concludes to a perfect, warming finish.

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
JakeSchiffer (5) - - JUL 7, 2013 does not count
All I have to say is yum. Nice and silky and even good for a hot Texas day. Mixes great with Leprechaun Golden Cider - Golden Hatchet.

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
southernstar (2) - Alabama, USA - JUL 21, 2014 does not count
The best stout I have ever had... Not too heavy with lots of coffee and chocolate notes without the benifit of either one.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
nunyabz (1) - - SEP 6, 2014 does not count
Roasted malts... caramels... chocolates... coffee... Awesome brew! : )

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
TxStoutLovers (2) - - NOV 8, 2014 does not count
Weve been buying half barrels of this fabulous stout (at the same price I might add) every 3 months for 4 years now! No ... were not a commercial enterprise, its just us 2, at home with our friends, loving the smooth bready satisfying completeness of this outstanding stout. Its a terrific end of the workday treat and a weekend "get relaxed" brew! Weve tried so many stouts over the years I cant count them and BH outshines them all!! Our opinion of course. If you like stouts, give this a try, youll undoubtedly fall in love like we did! Thank you SS!!!!

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
AtronSeige (1346) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - MAR 9, 2014
Aroma: Cacao, acrid, dark malts, roasted, chocolate, vinuous, Appearance: Clear, dark brown with red hues body. Large tan head, long lasting. Lacing. Flavour: Medium-high sweetness, medium-high bitterness. Dark malt, dark fruit, dry finish, medium hop flavours, chocolate, rich, cacao, coffee, pepper Palate: Medium-full body. Creamy carbonation. Light warming, Overall: Very nice! Not a light, Saturday beer! This is a post dinner Treat! Worth every cent! 355 ml can, poured. Thanks Amanda & Wimpie 13F. Russian Imperial Stout

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
SPDickerman (1203) - Texas, USA - MAR 3, 2011
UPDATED: MAY 12, 2011 Pours black with reddish hues and a multi-finger tan head. Smells strong and roasty, full of rich, dark malts and some coffee, as it warms. Tastes of sweet roasted malts which dont change much as it warms but there is more of a coffee flavor present. Full-bodied with a smooth, creamy texture and almost no mouth-carbonation, Southern Star Buried Hatchet Stout has a warming, bittersweet finish. This is thoroughly an exceptional stout.

4.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
insideskinny (1) - - JUL 9, 2012 does not count
Awesome stout that you can turn up and chug. To be an 8.3 abhor and this smooth is unreal.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
1stRndDraught (10) - Birmingham, USA - APR 30, 2013
Oh man, what a craft! This stout is hands down in the top three stouts out there. Not for the rookie beer drinker, nor for those that prefer the lighter side of beer. However, even the ale drinker or the novice can appreciate this one. Rather pricey ($11.99 a 4 pack most places), but well worth it!

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
thewheelman (14) - Maine, USA - MAY 28, 2010
Purchased at KEGS & BARRELS on 15th St in Plano TX. Chocolate nose, easy drinking, very tasty. Great deep brown color. A bit foamy so I lost a little of the pour. If I lived in TX, this would be one of my go-to beers. Solid showing.

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
StuartCarter (21) - Alabama, USA - AUG 11, 2010
Southern Star Buried Hatchet Stout Style: Foreign/Export stout, 8.5% ABV Appearance: very dark brown, ruby highlights. Fluffy light brown head that dissipates rapidly. Smell: as is common with F/E stouts, mainly a delicate hint of coffee. Some slight sweetness. Taste: delicate and light on the tongue, with a coffee flavour - think more a breakfast blend from a boutique roaster. Alcohol is well hidden. Mouthfeel: well carbonated, strangely thin but not in a bad way. The mouthfeel makes this beer *dangerously* drinkable - without any alcohol burn you could almost think this was a regular stout and drink it in that manner! As it warms: molasses flavour emerges from the ruby depths of the glass. This is a dangerously drinkable beer, all the more so because its a quaffable big stout. The added bonus? This is an amazing beer IN A CAN. At about $12 for a 4 pack, you have a fantastic, world-class beer that you can take to cookouts, the beach, concerts, and state parks. What more can you ask for :)


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