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County Cork's Irish Stout - Grizzly Peak Brewing Company

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County Cork's Irish Stout
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29 Ratings
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Ratings: 29
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 8.94%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Grizzly Peak Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: beernut7 on 07-31-2002)
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3.7/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Head not as prominent as other nitro stouts. Otherwise similar with dark black color light brown head.

S: Oaky and roasty.

T: Subtle sweet flavor. Hints of roasted malt and oak flavor.

M: Sweet and easy start with slightly bitter finish.

Overall: One of the better stouts I've had. It wasn't as smooth as others but it had a lot more prominent flavors that I have been missing from others.

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A - Black beer with a creamy head that didn't stick around for long and didn't leave much on the sides.

S - Smells of smoke, dry roast, toasted malts, and some meat. Not really what I was expecting with a dry stout.

T - Taste is a lot in line with the nose. There's some interesting meat and smoke in there. Good roast, little bit of a dry finish. Not great, taste is slightly watered down at the end.

M - A little thin and watery, softer carbonation. Not feeling this.

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Drank at the brew pub as a part of the sampler...This was the highlight of the sampler...Pours a light black with a really good creamy and think light tan head, superb lacing...The aroma and taste both have some nice malts, chocolate, a little coffee, a nice dry finish.

Super fun and easy to drink

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On-cask at the brewpub.

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County Cork's Irish Stout from Grizzly Peak Brewing Company
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