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Stone / Farking / Wheaton W00tstout - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,428 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,428
Reviews: 231
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.06%
Wants: 69
Gots: 316 | FT: 45
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  13.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Ale brewed with pecans, wheat, & rye, with one quarter aged in bourbon barrels. Brewed at Stone Brewing Company with Greg Koch, Drew Curtis (Fark) and Wil Wheaton.

(Beer added by: Alieniloquium on 07-13-2013)
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BrewLancer40k

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

07-25-2013 21:29:33 | More by BrewLancer40k
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HopsJunkiedotcom

Florida

3/5  rDev -26.3%

07-25-2013 20:13:15 | More by HopsJunkiedotcom
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bluetrevian

Florida

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-25-2013 19:49:25 | More by bluetrevian
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Thomas_Picton

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-25-2013 18:13:16 | More by Thomas_Picton
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Mikecap

Rhode Island

4.28/5  rDev +5.2%

Enjoyed this on-tap at The Chimes in Covington, LA. Was a bit distracted by the fact that this was served in a 20 ounce imperial pint glass, but couldn't really complain.

Appearance: Jet black with a thin dark brown head that fades very slowly. Nice chunky lacing along the sides of the pint glass.

Smell: Dark roasted malts at the forefront with some coffee and chocolate, but a touch of citrus as well. Nutty aromas are present also.

Taste: Some smokiness up front and some sweet chocolate and coffee, some alcohol, nice nutty hints too from the pecan. Interestiing and complex, but good.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied with little carbonation and a touch of burn from the alcohol. This actually drinks too easily at 13% ABV and I drank a 20 ounce pour too quickly. Still a creamy texture but could actually use a bit more body for the style.

Overall: Complex and interesting and a great beer overall. I enjoyed this thoroughly although not quite as much as the Espresso Imperial Russian Stout.

07-25-2013 15:50:34 | More by Mikecap
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Givemebeer

Vermont

3/5  rDev -26.3%

07-25-2013 14:57:32 | More by Givemebeer
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KevT

California

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-25-2013 14:48:40 | More by KevT
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OBeerMeGreatOne

California

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-25-2013 14:18:28 | More by OBeerMeGreatOne
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Punisher

Missouri

4.75/5  rDev +16.7%

07-25-2013 04:24:34 | More by Punisher
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kevgod

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -14%

07-25-2013 03:41:43 | More by kevgod
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Snebbu

Pennsylvania

3.8/5  rDev -6.6%

Poured from the artisan 1 pt, 6 fl. oz. bottle.

First off - excited just to have the 2013 collabo-brew. Suggested cellar temp for aging on the bottle. Tempting, but I wanted to try right away. I believe aging this stout would make this brew better than it already is.

Appearance: Oil. Pours on the thick side, almost pure black with a bit of brown mixed in (similar to the color of oil coming out of your oil pan.

Aroma: Nutty for sure. Dare I say you can actually smell the pecans. Followed by a bit of chocolate/mocha-coffee scent.

Taste: Right away, briefly taste the wheat malts (very sweet) and then the pecans, which are carried throughout the taste. Next, the Rye comes through and overtakes the wheat, giving a smoked, oaky flavor along with the mocha-coffee taste and the pecans. Boozey flavor underlying all of it, which can distract. However, at 13% and having a quarter of it aged in oak barrel stouts, the flavor is appreciated.

Mouthfeel: When I have a stout, I'm expecting a thick, almost creamy, mouthfeel. Surprisingly, the mouthfeel is not as thick as expected and is a bit dry. I THINK I like it?

Overall: Get this beer. In fact, get two of them - try one now, and try the other in at least a year. WIth some aging and letting those malts settle in, I think the beer would become smoother and even more delicious. Taste was very good and pecans added a new "nuttiness" that is a bit sweeter than usual. Coffee and mocha flavor come through well and the more I think about it, the more I appreciate the dry finish.

Bottoms up.

07-25-2013 02:54:07 | More by Snebbu
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Jtrigonis

California

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-25-2013 02:11:49 | More by Jtrigonis
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FTowne

Missouri

3/5  rDev -26.3%

07-25-2013 02:02:51 | More by FTowne
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TheBeerAlmanac

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

07-25-2013 01:11:35 | More by TheBeerAlmanac
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AngusOg

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

07-25-2013 00:54:22 | More by AngusOg
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bsuedekum

Missouri

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-25-2013 00:45:01 | More by bsuedekum
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Chico1985

Massachusetts

3.33/5  rDev -18.2%

w00t. w00t. or something

Pour to Portsmouth glass. Body is just about black with just a bit of brown highlights, dark tan head.

Scent brings sweet malts of caramel, chocolate, molasses, definite pecans, just a bit oak and some alcohol. Dessert-like.

Taste brings dark caramel, roast, nuts, some chocolate, some brown sugar, bready (wheat) tones. Bourbon and oak come through with warmth along with quite alot of hot alcohol. Quite rich, a sipper.

For the style and ABV, pretty thin and high carbonation. Not much of a bother but quite boozy to boot.

The pecans are a nice touch, not bad otherwise but feels kinda messy, and especially boozy as it warms, splitting this was still quite a trek. I would've liked to see more overall stoutiness to it.

07-25-2013 00:03:34 | More by Chico1985
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Beerontwowheels

Maryland

1/5  rDev -75.4%

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Washington

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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Texas

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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California

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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California

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

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California

4.75/5  rDev +16.7%

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Washington

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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nabit

Georgia

4.56/5  rDev +12%

This is a wonderful stout. So good, it's farking swheat. Had to throw that in there.

The pecan, wheat and rye are balanced well. Bourbon kicks in at the end. The 13% alcohol is hidden well. I've stashed two bottles away for the cellar; can't wait until this beer gets older.

07-24-2013 04:38:55 | More by nabit
Stone / Farking / Wheaton W00tstout from Stone Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 1,428 ratings.