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Wild Rover Stout - Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.

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Wild Rover Stout
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BA SCORE
87
very good

12 Ratings
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Ratings: 12
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4
pDev: 7.75%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Billolick on 03-30-2013)
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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

LoveStout, Jun 30, 2013
Photo of mltobin
3.68/5  rDev -8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Enjoyed at the CL brewery in Elmsford, NY.

Appearance is near black with a small tan head. The nose on this is roasted malts and brown sugar. For the taste, there is chocolate, more roasted malts, medium bodied coffee, tastes pretty good. Mouthfeel is medium, a nice body to this, as some other much more famous Irish stouts have. Overall, a tasty Irish Stout & one of the better offerings from the "pilot system". Perhaps some day, this could make it to one of their regular offerings.

mltobin, Apr 13, 2013
Photo of markgugs
3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

markgugs, Apr 20, 2014
Photo of djrn2
3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

djrn2, Apr 04, 2013
Photo of acurtis
4/5  rDev 0%

acurtis, Apr 03, 2013
Photo of DrunkinYogi
4/5  rDev 0%

DrunkinYogi, Apr 04, 2013
Photo of tobelerone
4/5  rDev 0%

tobelerone, Apr 05, 2013
Photo of iL0VEbeer
4/5  rDev 0%

iL0VEbeer, Apr 04, 2013
Photo of mdfb79
4.03/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

From 04/04/13 notes.

a - Pours a deep, mahogany brown color with one inch of light tan/off white head and moderate carbonation evident.

s - Smells of roasted malts, coffee, bitter chocolate, toasted malts, espresso, and some burnt malts. Tons of toasted notes and mix nice of coffee and bitter chocolate.

t - Tastes of roasted malts, bitter chocolate, coffee, milk chocolate, vanilla, cream, and toasted malts. Taste is nice and has a lot more bitter chocolate than the nose had, and less chocolate, Cream is nice as well.

m - Light body and moderate carbonation. No alcohol heat and easy to drink, though the body is a tiny bit too thin for a stout.

o - Overall a very nice Irish dry stout; not overly complex but tons of roasted notes and bitter chocolate, with light coffee throughout. Easy drinking, the only negative is the body is too thin. Still nice and something I'd have again.

mdfb79, Apr 05, 2013
Photo of Billolick
4.23/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Growler filled at the mother ship about one hour ago. This was brewed for St. Pat's day...they call it " A dry stout inspired by the classic drinking song, roasty notes of coffee/chocolate & rich mouthfeel"

Pours dark dark brown, near black, with ruby notes on the edges. Moderate medium khaki head, leaves impressive sheets of scattered fine lacing.

Pungent nose of coffee grounds and dark chocolate.

Just as advertized, this stout delivers ample coffee and dark chocolate notes in a smooth and pleasurable package...long roasty and super dry finish....on the heavier side mouthfeel wise...tasty and enjoyable..get some before its gone

Billolick, Mar 30, 2013
Photo of Willytee3
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

Willytee3, Apr 01, 2013
Photo of wrightst
4.75/5  rDev +18.8%

wrightst, May 29, 2014
Wild Rover Stout from Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.