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Sweet Baby Jesus - DuClaw Brewing Company

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85
very good

1,179 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,179
Reviews: 180
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 15.43%
Wants: 108
Gots: 151 | FT: 17
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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Patrick_E_Sweeney

Virginia

3.64/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Poured into a beer tulip. Pretty much no head at all. Smell is amazing, probably this beer's best characteristic; overwhelming chocolate, coffee, toasted malts and peanut butter, with a touch of butterscotch.

After the incredible aroma, the taste was a bit of a letdown. While the aroma is extremely powerful, the taste is light and reserved. It initially hits with malts and coffee, which fades quite rapidly into a lingering toasted peanut flavor. Almost no hop flavor at all. The peanut stays in the mouth for a minute or so. Not a whole lot in the way of chocolate flavor.

Overall, the beer tastes good, but doesn't live up to expectations. The initial flavor fades much too rapidly, and lacks complexity overall. Good, but not great.

Serving type: bottle

01-24-2014 23:49:49 | More by Patrick_E_Sweeney
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Sweet Baby Jesus from DuClaw Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 1,179 ratings.