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Buried Hatchet Stout - Southern Star Brewing Company

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90
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1,028 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,028
Reviews: 452
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 12.31%
Wants: 75
Gots: 161 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Southern Star Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  8.25% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Jet-black in color, this monster smells of coffee and chocolate. The taste is much of the same, with hints of creamy toffee and roasted malt. Smooth and delicious, this medium bodied ale is all about the malts, but has enough hop bitterness to be balanced.

50 IBU

Malt: Rahr Special Pale, Crisp Brown Malt, Briess Roast Malt , Rahr White Wheat , Rolled Oats
Hops: Saphir
Yeast: California Ale

(Beer added by: armock on 01-03-2009)
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3.99/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours dark brown with a thin light brown head. Smells of roasted malts, chocolate and maybe a touch of cedar. Tastes very malty up front, roast, chocolate, a little burnt/ash. Definite medium body with creamy texture, tastes quite a bit like a milk stout. Nice malty aftertaste with very light hop bitterness. Excellent brew.

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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

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

Undated can at 50 degrees into shaker
Aroma of chocolate malt
Head small (<2 cm), light brown, frothy, rapidly diminishing to 2 mm ring and partial layer
Lacing good - complete wide rings of tiny bubbles
Body dark brown/black, opaque
Flavor slightly bitter, roasted malt; no hops, no alcohol, no diacetyl
Palate medium to full, slightly creamy, soft carbonation

Appearance 3.75, Aroma 4, Flavor 3.75, Palate 3.75, Overall 3.75

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5/5  rDev +25.6%

Best stout I've ever tried. Is it too sweet for people? It's like a desert beer.

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2/5  rDev -49.7%

Figured out I'm not a fan of this beer. I think it's that it's not my face style though.

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One of the best stouts I've had, and in a can, no less! Full of flavor, coffee, chocolate, nightcap bliss. Drink one or two of these before bed and snoooooooze.

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Buried Hatchet Stout from Southern Star Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 1,028 ratings.