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Dark Horse Fore Smoked Stout - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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Dark Horse Fore Smoked StoutDark Horse Fore Smoked Stout

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BA SCORE
88
very good

845 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 845
Reviews: 410
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 9.69%
Wants: 49
Gots: 73 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Smoked Beer |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
January

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 12-13-2002)
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chanokokoro

Illinois

3.95/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

12 oz. bottle poured into a pint glass

The color of the pour resembles motor oil with a one and a half finger head that looks like bubbly chocolate milk. The smell of chocolate dominates with slight undertones of smoked wood. Chocolate malt up front transitioning to hroasted malt that finishes with slightly bitter woody smokiness. Wonderful mouthfeel, much more creamy than expected with lush carbonation. A very enjoyable smoked stout. The smoke complements the other flavors that are present and never dominates adding complexity to this solid brew.

Serving type: bottle

03-22-2012 02:28:25 | More by chanokokoro
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A: pours an oily black and looks thick as it glub glubs out of the bottle. There was a 1/2 finger brawn head that receded quickly to a thin layer.

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Dark Horse Fore Smoked Stout from Dark Horse Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 845 ratings.