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Brewed by Yukon Brewing Company
Style: Stout
Whitehorse, Canada

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RATINGS: 331   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59/5   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Hearty northern people love a hearty stout beer. Weve teamed up wtih Yukons famous Midnight Sun Coffee Roaster to create this special blend. Originally developed for "Bean Queen" Zola Dore in a small batch kettle system by Yukoner Mitt Stehelin, weve retained the artisan qualities of this unique, unfiltered brew. The robust taste of this hearty stout starts with the smooth glide of real espresso and finishes with a dry chocolatey malt flavour. Why the big bottle? Youll love it so much, youll want to share it with a friend, or not!

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (11678) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 16, 2014
Definitely for coffee lovers, it takes the roasted goodness of your typical stout to the extreme, for a very nice, smooth tasting and highly aromatic coffee stout. yum."

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bulk_Carrier (5934) - Essex Junction, Vermont, USA - SEP 28, 2014
This was poured into a nonic. The appearance was a pure black color with a creamy to slight tan one finger head. Messy lacing stuck and then slid after a decent amount of warming. The smell had a large amount of espresso, roasty and bitter. A light sweet milk chocolate balances nicely. The taste was balanced between the roasty, the sweet and the bitter. Everything just seemed right with the flavor. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body with even a slight sessionability about it. A nice roasted espresso coffee bean rolled across my tongue. Overall, a really nice espresso stout probably showing itself as Yukons best one.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pumpkinhead2 (916) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 11, 2014
Bire noire comme la nuit, aucune lumire ne peut la traverser, parfaite opacit, effervescence difficile observer mais qui semble bonne, et surmonte dun col couleur moka, pas tellement large, mais trs dense et bien mousseux, persistant, et qui colle sur les parois du verre. Armes de malt torrfi, beaucoup de chocolat noir avec du caf (de lespresso!), de la fume, un peu de levure terreuse, et des traces de tourbe et de vanille. Le malt torrfi qui mane de ce breuvage est incroyablement intense et agrable, a met grandement en apptit. Ce nez manque simplement un peu de complexit. En bouche, ptillement moyen-faible sur la langue, onctuosit intressante au palais, cest quelque peu soyeux et velout, mais ce pourrait tre mieux pour une stout. Au got, malt torrfi, caf et chocolat noir, aussi beaucoup de fume, davantage que normalement pour le style. La finale apporte un houblon citronn qui apporte une lgre acidit fort agrable au breuvage. Lamertume quant elle est minimal voire inexistante. Davantage en arrire-plan, on retrouve la levure terreuse, la tourbe et une pointe de vanille. Trs bon got, mais un peu moins intense en bouche quau nez, et complexit plutt moyenne. Trs bonne bire!

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
maximet (164) - Quebec, CANADA - AUG 26, 2014
Pitch black with a shy tanned head. Strong coffee, black chocolate, smoked nuts, candied dark fruit. Bitter taste with some nice sweetness. Medium body with a thin texture, nice carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (24008) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Bottle courtesy of Solidfunk, thanks! Brown color, brown head. Aroma of cocoa and coffee. Taste has more coffee than cocoa. Not bad.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HippyHop (634) - Quebec, CANADA - AUG 22, 2014
This is a nice way to finish my Yukon Brewery tasting. Pours like coffee with a light tan head. Nose is almost pure coffee, a hint of cocoa and caramel. The bitter coffee really dominates, and its got a hint of staleness to it, like coffee grinds instead of coffee, but its somehow still pleasant. Taste is bang on though. Rich coffee and chocolate, caramel, treacle, roasted nuts, some spice. A tiny bit dry but its more bitter coffee than hops that linger.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bierkoning (13141) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - AUG 22, 2014
Bottle from JulienHuxley, thanks! Almost black, strong chocolate, malt and espresso aroma. Full bodied. Malty sweet flavor with fresh coffee and berries. Very nice beer, could be a bit more refined.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lukaduke (3197) - Gray, Maine, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Bottle thanks to Nielsen ! Pours a rich burnt umber color with two fingers of khaki gaseous foam. Nose has a nice soft mix of roasted malt, bittersweet chocolate, fresh coffee and a hint of pumpernickel bread. Palate follows with nice layers of flavors but extreme balance/ Smooth creamy mouthfeel with perfect carbonation. Just a pleasurable beer to drink, was just gonna tick it before bed but I finished this with ease !

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
obguthr (6240) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Good mix of coffee and barley malt, not all one or the other. Cola brown, thin tan head. Coffee and soil flavor. Light body and astringent. Good intensity of flavor and aroma.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (7907) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Bottle thanks to solidfunk. Thanks for the tick! Aroma was some green coffee notes. Flavor was roasted malts, coffee. Nice and easy to drink, not too bitter. Tasty.


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