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Sharkfin Stout - Sarasota Brewing Company

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Sharkfin Stout
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Ratings: 2
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 4
pDev: 0%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sarasota Brewing Company visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Shaw on 10-10-2003)
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Reviews by Shaw:
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4/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This is one of Sarasota Brewing Company's best beers.

It's very dark with a thick white head. It has a nice roasted malt aroma, which leads into a wonderfully smooth chocolate malt taste. It's super smooth without a trace of tannins anywhere. This is a very drinkable stout.

I'm not sure if this is a milk stout. It reminds me of one because it has that creamy-sweet quality that could indicate the use of lactose sugar.

Anyway, when they've got this on tap, get it.

Shaw, Oct 10, 2003
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4/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served in a pint glass with little to no head... not the beer's fault.... perhaps the bartender should pour a bit more agressively. The beer was a deep ebony.

Smell: Somewhat subdued. I picked up slight hints of dark chocolate and roasted malt.

Taste: A good stout. Roasted malt taste with good balance of sweet (dark chocolate) and bitter (some hops) for balance.

Mouthfeel: Just a touch on the thin side. Could use more body. Carbonation was just on the high side of medium.

Drinkability: A good solid offering.

TheBierBand, Jan 13, 2008
Sharkfin Stout from Sarasota Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.