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Sweet Baby Jesus - DuClaw Brewing Company

Sweet Baby JesusSweet Baby Jesus

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BA SCORE
85
very good

905 Ratings
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Ratings: 905
Reviews: 150
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 15.12%


Brewed by:
DuClaw Brewing Company visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 12-23-2012)
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JZ77

Pennsylvania

3.26/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

I get why it is so popular (my mom can't get enough of it) but I just couldn't get over the strong peanut butter aftertaste. I think a bit of a stronger chocolate would have balanced it more for me. Color, mouthfeel, and appearance all very good, but smell was very strong peanut butter as well. All in all, still quite good.

Serving type: bottle

07-17-2013 21:27:24 | More by JZ77
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle poured into pint glass

A: Poured very black in color with a good fingers worth of head that settles to a thin layer, with wonderful lacing from start to finish.

S: Wow... Peanut butter right upfront, then chocolate, Roasted malts and coffee. Really smells good.

T: Taste is right on with the smell... Peanut butter and chocolate right upfront maybe a little milk mixed in... I'm getting coffee bitterness mid palette. The finish smooth with a hint of peanut butter.

M: Pretty smooth and creamy but oddly thin.

O: Wow... Very interesting brew.... Peanut butter... Really.... Fantastic mix of flavors.... Reese Cup beer. Only down fall was it felt a little thin, but this brew is really worth looking for.

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Sweet Baby Jesus pours a black color, with a small lacing head. There is a strong peanut butter aroma. The has a strong peanut butter flavor, with hints of chocolates, tastes like a peanut butter cup. Nice and creamy, no overpowering flavors. Overall a nice creamy well put together beer.

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Smell of peanut butter and chocolate with a hint of hazelnut

Tastes Awesome! Chocolate and peanut butter, both complementing each other

Thin body with a nice amount of carbonation

A great beer with a great taste! Neither flavor is overpowering. I enjoyed this beer!

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Sweet Baby Jesus from DuClaw Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 905 ratings.