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Arrogant Bastard Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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8,657 Ratings

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Ratings: 8,657
Reviews: 2,786
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 12.47%
Wants: 260
Gots: 954 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 11-15-2000)
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3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

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4/5  rDev -4.1%

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5/5  rDev +19.9%

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4.1/5  rDev -1.7%

Highbury09, Saturday at 09:43 PM
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4.2/5  rDev +0.7%

As I hophead, I don't venture into the American Strong category often but of course Stone makes the deviation easy. Fantastic malts with just enough hops to keep it interesting. Between the artwork, appearance, aroma and flavor, what's not to love about this beer?

GJ40, Saturday at 09:41 PM
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3/5  rDev -28.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

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4.75/5  rDev +13.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

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3.84/5  rDev -7.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -10.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +13.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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4/5  rDev -4.1%

Joe1019, Friday at 12:57 AM
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3.75/5  rDev -10.1%

FiremanChris, Thursday at 10:41 PM
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3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

Poured aggressively in a standard pint glass.
A: amber dark red. Reminded multiple people in the room of cherry wood. A light foamy head, a few inches tall, formed but dissipated quickly after the pour.
S: More yeast than anything. Fresh biscuits on the head and light citrus undertones.
T: Strong upfront chocolate followed by dry citrus - most reminiscent of grapefruit rind.
M: Medium. Light carbonation and a dry bitter finish.
O: Very drinkable and affordable. There is little to no alcohol in the taste despite the medium/big body. The roasted chocolate upfront is usually something I don't like, but this brew did it well. I would be happy with another.

barleybutt, Thursday at 12:42 AM
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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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Arrogant Bastard Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 8,657 ratings.