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Sweet Baby Jesus - DuClaw Brewing Company

Sweet Baby JesusSweet Baby Jesus

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BA SCORE
85
very good

915 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 915
Reviews: 151
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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Mattyb79

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

08-24-2013 01:42:10 | More by Mattyb79
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tclipse

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

04-21-2014 03:33:48 | More by tclipse
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NiceTaps

New Jersey

3.84/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

12oz bottle poured into an Imperial pint glass.

A- Poured an oil slick dark brown color, near black. Opaque with visible carbonation. About a 1/2 F of dark mocha colored head thins out quickly. Some spotty lacing.

S- The first thing that came to mind after popping the cap was a squeeze bottle of that Hershey chocolate flavor syrup. Fortunately, that aroma was fleeting and the smell improved when poured into the glass: creamy peanut butter, rich chocolate, and roasted malt.

T- Chocolate-y peanut butter. Roasted malt with the mineral side-effect that I find common to other porters.

M- Thin and tingly. That's ok, it's a porter. Hop bite keeps the sweets in line.

O- Better than I thought it would be. Not too sweet, a big plus; chocolate and PB could've been a sugar bomb.

Serving type: bottle

04-20-2014 17:57:04 | More by NiceTaps
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3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

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4/5  rDev +6.1%

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Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +6.1%

04-18-2014 02:33:36 | More by teamwiggum
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Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -27.1%

04-17-2014 20:52:40 | More by dogma33
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3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

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tmaury

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +19.4%

04-15-2014 23:48:05 | More by tmaury
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tygry

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +6.1%

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Iowa

2/5  rDev -46.9%

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mralphabet

Virginia

3.95/5  rDev +4.8%
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.

Serving type: bottle

04-14-2014 01:27:10 | More by mralphabet
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New Jersey

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Virginia

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Minnesota

3.64/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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.

Serving type: bottle

04-12-2014 02:58:23 | More by vette2006c5r
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Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -13.8%

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Sweet Baby Jesus from DuClaw Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 915 ratings.