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Teddy Bear Kisses - Upland Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
82
good

320 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 320
Reviews: 115
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 15.79%
Wants: 70
Gots: 70 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Upland Brewing Company visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Verecund on 11-14-2009)
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Reviews by WastingFreetime:
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WastingFreetime

Wisconsin

3.18/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours out inky black with two fingers of khaki foam on top that lasts for about two minutes but doesn't leave much lacing. Heavy body and medium-light carbonation with a slick semi-oily mouthfeel.

Smells and tastes of cocoa powder and charred malt with a rising alcoholic burn, and not much else in terms of complexity, which is what hurts the beer the most IMO. The most I get out of it is a faint chalkiness as it warms up towards room temperature. But as it is, it's a very simple beer.

Serving type: bottle

11-22-2012 00:37:07 | More by WastingFreetime
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5/5  rDev +38.5%

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Ohio

3.95/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Still one of my favorite Russian imperial stouts to this day. Pours a pitch black with a solid tan head and nice clinging lacing on the glass. Chocolate and coffee on the nose with deeply roasted grains. Thick coating mouthfeel with dark chocolate and heavily roasted coffee, a hint of vanilla, and a fantastic background of cocoa that is not grainy. Lots of deeply roasted malt flavor that comes through in waves. An imperial stout lovers dream. Better on tap, but the bottle is still very nice. Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

07-04-2014 22:07:04 | More by Brutaltruth
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3.5/5  rDev -3%

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Teddy Bear Kisses from Upland Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 320 ratings.