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Junction City Chocolate Stout - Roosters Brewing Company and Restaurant

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Junction City Chocolate Stout
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BA SCORE
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12 Ratings
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Ratings: 12
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 9.57%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Roosters Brewing Company and Restaurant visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Train your taste buds on this one! We use six varieties of malt in our stout, including boxcar portions of chocolate malt which lends a roasted, mocha flavor to the beer. Rich and robust, Junction City Chocolate Stout is not for the faint of palate.

(Beer added by: Wasatch on 03-29-2006)
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Reviews by Jsteez:
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Jsteez

China

3.08/5  rDev -18.1%

Got this on-tap at SL Pasta & Pizza in SLC.

A-no head. Black with some brown highlights; no lace. I think it was either improperly poured or the tap wasn't attached correctly. I have loved this beer for nine years! And it always looked good in the past. Just not today.

S-a little smoky; burnt barley; toasted malt; black chocolate notes

T-black chocolate; metallic; a little mocha and black coffee; toasted barley malt. Disappointed overall. Too much fizz.

M-Fizzy; medium bodied; and watery.

I was disappointed with this beer. This is the first time I had drank this since 2009 or so. I don't remember it being so poorly done. Maybe it was a bad tap or perhaps my tastes have improved. It just didn't look right, smell right, or taste right. So sad.

01-31-2014 06:47:35 | More by Jsteez
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pabney

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

07-29-2013 15:35:56 | More by pabney
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mlefebvre7

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

02-21-2014 21:37:44 | More by mlefebvre7
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jwhawkins81

Ohio

3.9/5  rDev +3.7%

Aroma - Roasted malts and a definite coffee note

Appearance - Dark with a thin creamy head that provided a decent amount of lacing.

Taste - A smooth stout that comes with a medium coffee flavor with a fine roasted malt base. Not too much chocolate but it was there too.

Notes - Unsurprisingly this tastes like a very good stout just not the usual big stout notes. Slightly subdued flavors and mouthfeel. A very drinkable stout just not a classic example. Given the ABV restriction this is a very good beer.

02-24-2010 21:16:08 | More by jwhawkins81
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cbcrunch

Wyoming

4/5  rDev +6.4%

06-13-2012 15:50:29 | More by cbcrunch
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crobinso

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +13%

06-04-2012 23:23:14 | More by crobinso
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DerwinWentworth

Utah

3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

07-24-2013 17:58:18 | More by DerwinWentworth
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Wasatch

Utah

4/5  rDev +6.4%

A - Poured a dark brown color, some carbonation, small head, nice lacing throughout the drink.

S - Scents of malts, coffee, chocolate, and toffee.

T - The taste is sweet toffee/coffee flavor.

M - Medium body.

D - Very drinkable. This is a very tasty stout. Highly recommended, would definitely buy again.

03-29-2006 02:43:53 | More by Wasatch
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harpus

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

03-20-2014 19:45:34 | More by harpus
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Zesiger

Utah

3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

07-09-2014 22:38:32 | More by Zesiger
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Braudog

Virginia

3.83/5  rDev +1.9%

Draft pint at the Layton location; It’s nice and dark with a dcently ice-creamed floaty head. Nice roasty -java aroma. and a nice creamy chocolate flavor with a wisp of a smoky/roasty edge. this unfortunately is a tad bit watery, but otherwise quite enjoyable. (#2786, 4/9/2007)

04-10-2007 01:58:51 | More by Braudog
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Haybeerman

Colorado

4.35/5  rDev +15.7%

A: Deep dark brown color; even the highlights were brown. Poured a 1 finger creamy light brown head with fair retention. Laced in rings all the way to the end.

S: Toasted malts, bittersweet coffee/chocolate blend. Very deep "dark" aromas

T: Chocolate, bitter coffee and toffee. Burnt toasted and black malts come through as the beer warms.

M: Medium body relative to flavors. Low carbonation. Silky, smooth coating.

D: I really liked this beer and can feel myself maybe "over-rating". Very tasty without wearing me out. I actually had this before, during and after dinner, so I'm sure I missed some of the other offerings (though I need to rate 2 more I had the day before).

01-22-2009 21:35:26 | More by Haybeerman
Junction City Chocolate Stout from Roosters Brewing Company and Restaurant
84 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.