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Decadent Dark Chocolate Ale - Atwater Brewery

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Ratings: 371
Reviews: 84
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 17.76%
Wants: 16
Gots: 53 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Atwater Brewery visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ShanePB on 02-02-2012)
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If you like chocolate stouts like I do, you'll love this one. One of the best I've ever had.

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Fav Atwater beer

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

I enjoyed this from the 12oz bottle chilled in a stout glass, review from notes.

The color is black opaque with light beige head with small bead with ok retention and spots of lace stick. The smell has a lot of chocolate in the aroma like sweet baker's chocolate aroma roasty cocoa smell with light malt and yeast esters. The feel has medium body with semi-sweet body with medium carbonation and slightly dry finish with low alcohol and bitterness.

The flavor has a good cocoa flavor with mildly sweet taste and light toasted malt flavor with very light sweetness and yeast in taste. The cocoa carries a light woody accent w/ mostly dry flavor in the finish. Overall a pretty decent chocolate flavor, not as stout as it could be but it is certainly above average w/ enough cocoa to redeem the lack of malt somewhat.

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4.4/5  rDev +20.2%

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4/5  rDev +9.3%

Black pour with a small tan head. Big chocolatey aroma. Taste follows the nice with chocolate upfront that has a combination of dark chocolate, milk chocolate and light bittersweet flavors. Also has additional flavors of light espresso and roasted malt and cocoa. Medium bodied but drinks very easy. Finishes lightly sweet and chocolatey.

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Not what I expected tastes like diet yahoo. Tastes really flat and plain. This brewery usually puts out really solid stuff..

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Decadent Dark Chocolate Ale from Atwater Brewery
83 out of 100 based on 371 ratings.