Local Hero #11 (Salish Sea Stout) - Big Al Brewing
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Served in tulip. Poured a nice black color, with about an inch of deep tan head that had moderate retention and mild lacing. The aroma had a nice roasted grain upfront, with some more earthy grains behind that. There was a a bit of an odd scent that may been from the yeast deep in the background.
On the tongue, the flavors were fuller and more well=rounded than the aroma had led me to expect. The same roast and grain notes were there and that slight funk was a touch more prominent. A bit of coffee roast lingered at the finish.
The body was a bit thinner than I look for in a stout, but was very clean and smooth. Drinkability was good, it went down easily and I would have a second during a sitting. Overall, a pretty nice beer. The Local Hero series allows homebrewers to get their ideas out to a wider group. This beer is certainly worth trying if you see it.
BTW, here is the Wiki on the Salish Sea: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salish_Sea
03-04-2012 23:41:16 | More by beertunes
Local Hero #11 (Salish Sea Stout) from Big Al Brewing
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