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Mean Old Tom - Maine Beer Company

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89
very good

1,539 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,539
Reviews: 346
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 9.87%
Wants: 79
Gots: 198 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Maine Beer Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our American-style stout aged on organic vanilla beans. Intense notes of coffee and dark chocolate lead way to subtle notes of natural vanilla. Flaked oats generate a silky mouthfeel.

(Beer added by: dciBA on 03-03-2010)
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Casey10

Maine

3.9/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

This is a nice beer that while good doesn't match quite the american stout that a Cadillic mountain stout (a tall order) does exspecially based using price as a factor

This is a nice beer and has a nice appearance with a smell of cocoa.

The cocoa has a similar taste but has a bit watery/smoked taste to it not bad but not outstanding.

The drinkabilty might be really good but per bottle it is expensive.

The beer is worth a try hoped for better though.

Serving type: bottle

02-17-2011 02:51:17 | More by Casey10
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Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.3%

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New York

4/5  rDev +1.3%

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District of Columbia

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

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Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

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Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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CCutch

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

08-10-2013 01:41:26 | More by CCutch
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Texas

4/5  rDev +1.3%

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New York

4/5  rDev +1.3%

03-04-2013 00:42:47 | More by metalgdog
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Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

03-12-2014 16:49:50 | More by RWNay
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Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

03-23-2013 00:39:02 | More by lic217
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New York

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

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Missouri

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

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Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1.3%

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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.3%

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New York

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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4/5  rDev +1.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

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Alaska

4/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the Fresh Batch in Freeport, Maine:

In a pint glass:

A: dark brown/black body with a half finger of white head. The head lasts about fifteen seconds. The body was too dark for any carbonation to be seen and there was no lacing.

S: good mixture between coffee, cocoa and vanilla, and a slight bit of chocolate comes in as the beer warms.

T: bittersweet through the vanilla and cocoa mixed well and in front with the coffee coming in just to balance it a bit

M: medium with a moderate carbonation, good blend between wet and dry, sessionable for the standard, but I had it on a hot July day ( probably gonna have to come back to this in the colder months)

O: I'm glad I tried this because I did like it

Serving type: on-tap

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Tennessee

4/5  rDev +1.3%

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Illinois

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New York

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Mean Old Tom from Maine Beer Company
89 out of 100 based on 1,539 ratings.