Dismiss Notice
Subscribe to BeerAdvocate magazine and get 12 issues / year of fresh beer content delivered to your door each month.

Already subscribe? to manage your subscription.

Bourbon County Brand Cherry Stout - Goose Island Beer Co.

Not Rated.
Bourbon County Brand Cherry Stout
No picture.
Have one? Upload it now.
no score

Awaiting 10 Reviews
no score

(Send Samples)
Reviews: 4
Hads: 54
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: n/a
Wants: 65
Gots: 7 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  13.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: sidetracked on 05-19-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Fresh Michigan Cherries are added to barrels of Bourbon County Brand Stout for this version. The flavors spark memories of chocolate covered cherries and rich black forest cake.
Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Reviews: 4 | Hads: 54
Reviews by ravot:
Photo of ravot
4.5/5  rDev n/a

More User Reviews:
Photo of Beezee
5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of FievelGoesWest
4.75/5  rDev n/a

Photo of MaxSpang
5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of jegross2
4/5  rDev n/a

Photo of jackieT
4/5  rDev n/a

Photo of Zaphog
4.5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of ystazi
4.5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of Rhettroactive
4.5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of daron7
4.5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of spencerberus
5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of zbodnar1
4.75/5  rDev n/a

Photo of funkyaudio
5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of Grant35
3.25/5  rDev n/a

Photo of cadaugherty
4.25/5  rDev n/a

Photo of Hopbully
4.25/5  rDev n/a

Photo of Duffman929
5/5  rDev n/a
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Had on tap at Whole Foods while "Rare Stout Night" was happening at Goose.

Smelled of bourbon and cherry. Didn't smell overwhelmingly like alcohol.

First taste was of cherries, followed by chocolate notes.

Very smooth feel and not intense alcohol like BCS '10 on tap.

This was by far the best beer I had all week, but I am a huge cherry lover. The combination of the cherries, chocolate, vanilla, and bourbon was enough to leave my girlfriend at Goose Island for....and I'd do it again! (490 characters)

Photo of polishkaz
4.75/5  rDev n/a

Photo of klipper
4/5  rDev n/a

Photo of goalie33
4.5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of jzeilinger
3.55/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.5

In review is a 2012 vintage.

A - Pours dark black with a thick frothy toffee head.

S - Chocolate, slight spice, and cherry extract.

T - Chocolate, cherry extract, and oak.

M - Thick, rich, and full.

O - The cherry comes across as a sugary extract which IMO kills this beer. Wasn't worth trading for and terribly overrated just because it sports a Bourbon County label. (373 characters)

Photo of spycow
4.5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of OGunner77
3.75/5  rDev n/a

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Bourbon County Brand Cherry Stout from Goose Island Beer Co.
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.