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Black Hawk Stout - Mendocino Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
80
good

619 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 619
Reviews: 424
rAvg: 3.51
pDev: 13.68%
Wants: 10
Gots: 21 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mendocino Brewing Company visit their website
United States

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-15-2001)
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2.75/5  rDev -21.7%

klinger, Jul 09, 2013
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4/5  rDev +14%

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3/5  rDev -14.5%

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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

MrRutan, Jun 22, 2013
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3/5  rDev -14.5%

ohiobeer29, Jun 09, 2013
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4/5  rDev +14%

HowlingTurkey, Jun 08, 2013
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3/5  rDev -14.5%

Beric, Jun 01, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

Slatetank, May 24, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +21.1%

GinsuDave, May 22, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

2beerdogs, May 09, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

thebummedgardener, May 02, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

mkennedy119, Apr 22, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

chasmandocharles, Apr 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev +14%

gwiedman1, Apr 07, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

Goobastic, Mar 16, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

Segelstrom, Mar 15, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

crytion, Mar 12, 2013
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4/5  rDev +14%

ColdOneKev, Mar 07, 2013
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3/5  rDev -14.5%

DaPan, Mar 05, 2013
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3.31/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Appearance - Pours a near black, deep brown with a nice tan 2-finger head. Fair retention. Streaky lacing with little stick.

Smell - Faint aroma throughout. Hints of milk chocolate and coffee roastiness. Ghostly hint of fruity esters.

Taste - Moderate notes of powered chocolate, followed by faint fruity ester sweetness and a light coffee roast finish.

Mouthfeel - Light to medium body, with fair carbonation. Fluffy, somewhat creamy at first, but dies quickly as the beer warms. Finishes with slight dryness.

Overall - This is my second go-around with this beer, and while I've enjoyed it more this time, it still doesn't quite hit the spot. It's a beer I don't mind drinking, so long as I don't have to pay for it.

TheSixthRing, Mar 04, 2013
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4/5  rDev +14%

derekdenim, Mar 02, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

acurtis, Feb 10, 2013
Black Hawk Stout from Mendocino Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 619 ratings.