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Cherry Rye Bourbon County Brand Stout - Goose Island Beer Co.

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Cherry Rye Bourbon County Brand StoutCherry Rye Bourbon County Brand Stout

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1,197 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,197
Reviews: 174
rAvg: 4.49
pDev: 9.8%
Wants: 850
Gots: 432 | FT: 33
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  13.70% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ChugginOil on 11-22-2012)
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5/5  rDev +11.4%

dahray02, Monday at 12:58 AM
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4.69/5  rDev +4.5%

I was lucky enough to attend a Bourbon County bottle share last night where we had every variant present.
I rated this beer #4 last night with the top 4 going in this order Vanilla>Rare>Bramble>Cherry
Probably my favorite cherry beer to date. This beer more than any of the other rye barrel aged bourbon county stout (bramble, backyard, etc.) had that distinct spiciness from the rye barrel and it meshed perfectly. With every sip I took I kept thinking, cherry pie. The spiciness of the rye barrel helped simulate that oh so good pie crust taste. My only knock on this variant and its a small one is it is a little thin compared to the other variants...but still very good, seek this one out, well done bourbon county!

TboneRN, Sunday at 06:21 PM
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4.5/5  rDev +0.2%

jaltland, Sep 13, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -5.3%

Gotti311, Sep 11, 2014
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4.36/5  rDev -2.9%

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4.25/5  rDev -5.3%

david131, Sep 07, 2014
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4.4/5  rDev -2%

abeeronthebeach, Sep 03, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -5.3%

WesFoxlove, Sep 01, 2014
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5/5  rDev +11.4%

Quinn41, Aug 31, 2014
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5/5  rDev +11.4%

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5/5  rDev +11.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +0.2%

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4.75/5  rDev +5.8%

GregoryMo, Aug 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev -10.9%

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5/5  rDev +11.4%

One of the best of the best.
From Tap. Poured into a Pint Glass (unfortunately was all we had).
The nose is sweet. Cherries.
Pours dark, almost black, well pretty much black. Lil to no head.
The flavors of the bourbon stout mixed with cherries creates a luscious dense sweetness. Chocolate and Cherries.

FATKIDREVOLUTION, Aug 20, 2014
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5/5  rDev +11.4%

OnWisconsin, Aug 17, 2014
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5/5  rDev +11.4%

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4.75/5  rDev +5.8%

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Cherry Rye Bourbon County Brand Stout from Goose Island Beer Co.
99 out of 100 based on 1,197 ratings.