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Dark Horse Tres Blueberry Stout - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

1,258 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 1,258
Reviews: 587
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 10.8%
Wants: 115
Gots: 87 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 09-24-2002)
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gkoz

Illinois

4/5  rDev +0.5%

04-24-2014 04:17:37 | More by gkoz
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Matthew1788

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +13.1%

04-24-2014 02:07:00 | More by Matthew1788
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Yellolab2010

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +0.5%

04-23-2014 22:46:49 | More by Yellolab2010
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PatrickKlopfenstein

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

04-21-2014 23:20:11 | More by PatrickKlopfenstein
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angelmonster

Colorado

4.15/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

Pours a nice 2 finger dark chocolate head. Body is pitch black with no light escaping. Head retention was surprisingly quickly diminished and lacing was above average.

Smells of freshly blended blueberries. Surprised that the blueberries smelled so fresh and not too sweet or artificial. Other aromas are of dark semi sweet chocolate, roasted espresso, and bits of smoked malt. Hops are nowhere to be found and alcohol is hidden well for a stout almost 8%.

Taste is bits of chocolate covered blueberries mixed with a smoked porter. Charred oak and some coffee cut the fruity sweetness. Light bitterness is in the aftertaste and alcohol is barely detected.

Mouthfeel is medium bodied but with a good amount of carbonation. Head died pretty fast, wish it stuck around to cut the carbonation.

Overall this beer was pretty good. Never had a blueberry stout before and I was pleasantly surprised. Extremely drinkable, wish it was available in my region.

Serving type: bottle

04-21-2014 03:35:43 | More by angelmonster
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jbaker67

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +0.5%

04-20-2014 10:10:56 | More by jbaker67
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Jeffh84

Illinois

4/5  rDev +0.5%

04-20-2014 03:50:06 | More by Jeffh84
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Buck_Jones

Michigan

4/5  rDev +0.5%

04-18-2014 17:12:00 | More by Buck_Jones
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JakeEsterly

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +0.5%

04-16-2014 23:45:30 | More by JakeEsterly
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joshrosborne

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

04-16-2014 23:02:50 | More by joshrosborne
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afi4lifer

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

04-16-2014 02:45:09 | More by afi4lifer
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MattXT

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

04-15-2014 16:49:33 | More by MattXT
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Vinithing

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

04-15-2014 01:20:05 | More by Vinithing
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DruC4

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

04-14-2014 03:26:55 | More by DruC4
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Eric1Mess

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +13.1%

04-12-2014 21:29:00 | More by Eric1Mess
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mendvicdog

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

04-12-2014 15:30:03 | More by mendvicdog
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dt_gbpackersfan

Missouri

4/5  rDev +0.5%

04-11-2014 04:26:03 | More by dt_gbpackersfan
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fleurdelou

Kentucky

3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

04-10-2014 01:51:41 | More by fleurdelou
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BrewtalHonesty

Michigan

3/5  rDev -24.6%

04-10-2014 00:29:18 | More by BrewtalHonesty
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ramrod666

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +13.1%

04-09-2014 15:38:43 | More by ramrod666
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thethinker

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -24.6%

04-09-2014 05:08:34 | More by thethinker
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DeutschesBier

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

04-08-2014 18:24:50 | More by DeutschesBier
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Beer-A-Lot

Virginia

4.09/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A really nice, light tasting, stout. Mild amounts of blueberry flavors. Mild alcohol presence. Medium amount of sweetness. But so well balanced that it just drinks so well. To me, not as full bodied as it claims, but that's ok. It's nice to have a light, fruity stout that goes down smoothly. My second beer (regular Pt5 was the first) from this brewery. And I'm not disappointed so far. Very nice.

Serving type: bottle

04-08-2014 15:50:31 | More by Beer-A-Lot
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masterofsparks

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

04-08-2014 14:40:22 | More by masterofsparks
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hops202

District of Columbia

3.8/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Bottle poured into a stone snifter.

Looks thin, but has rather low ABV for a stout so that is understandable. Has a good smell - nice roasty notes, with some light chocolate and lots blueberry. Taste has less blueberry than the nose but it still very present and makes for a solid brew. Fairly well balanced but needs a little more body IMO.

Serving type: bottle

04-08-2014 01:33:48 | More by hops202
Dark Horse Tres Blueberry Stout from Dark Horse Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 1,258 ratings.