Big Gruesome Peanut Butter Chocolate Stout - Spring House Brewing Company
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Reviews by tewaris:
4/5 rDev -2.4%
Cannot recall who shared this beer but thanks!
Dark brown with a medium head, head retention etc. Incredible aroma that is more peanut butter wafer like than peanut butter wafer itself! Beats me how they did, but they did it very well.
Tastes very dessert like with a slight sweetness and plenty of flavor. Only part that makes it a stout is the slight roast and unfortunately a slight tartness typical to many stouts.
Medium mouthfeel and ok carbonation. I had several samples of this and it was enjoyable but only in small quantities... can't see myself drinking a bomber of this on my own and it is a novelty (or gimmick?) in that sense.
07-06-2012 01:13:44 | More by tewaris
More User Reviews:
4.2/5 rDev +2.4%
Had on tap at Paradise by the Slice. Thanks to Shane for this one!
A: Big Gruesome is deep black with a small tan color head, decent retention leaving a small cap on top. Thin lacing forms on the sides.
S: Just like Reese's Pieces, some peanut butter and chocolate, a bit of cream and sweetness. Very nice, just like candy.
T: More peanut butter and chocolate on the flavor profile. Not as specific as the aroma where it instantly reminded me of Reese's. Mostly milk chocolate, a little but of cream, and a faint roastiness.
M: Medium bodied, maybe a touch thin. Very smooth and creamy.
O: Very happy to have finally tried this beer. Definitely a sweet beer, and a treat. not something I would drink all the time, but would be happy to have it again. Perfect dessert beer.
07-23-2012 01:57:50 | More by mdaschaf
4.58/5 rDev +11.7%
I poured this from a bomber into a Dogfish Head Signature glass.
A: The beer pours an oily black with a nice, one inch tan head. It's a pretty stout for sure.
S: Definitely big notes of peanut butter in the nose. Not so much chocolate, but hey.
T: Big notes of peanut butter with a solid backbone on this brew. I get some chocolate, but peanut definitely dominates this beer. This beer finishes relatively dry.
M: The mouthfeel is pretty smooth as a stout like this should be. Dig it.
O: Overall, I like this beer a good bit. This is definitely comparable to Sweet Baby Jesus and is very tasty. Cheers!
03-02-2013 22:25:05 | More by troegaarden
Big Gruesome Peanut Butter Chocolate Stout from Spring House Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 463 ratings.