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Silent Night - Mother Earth Brewing

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

296 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 296
Reviews: 105
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 11.86%
Wants: 126
Gots: 113 | FT: 10
Brewed by:
Mother Earth Brewing visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: atsprings on 11-26-2010)
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DavidEddie

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +9%

12-27-2011 14:34:42 | More by DavidEddie
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tmm313

Georgia

4.45/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A- Pitch black with quickly dissipating 1/2 finger head. Pretty good lacing.

S- Coffee, dark chocolate, dark fruit, tobacco, subtle vanilla, oak, cherry, light bourbon, and goodness.

T- Sweet dark fruits, roasted malts, and caramel right off the top. It quickly morphs into awesome chocolate and decadent coffee from there. Beautiful soft, roasty, woodsy finish with just a touch of bourbon. Aftertaste is roasty with a burn that's more spicy than boozy. Nicely balanced with a lot going on. I wish I could describe it better...

M- Medium thick body. Not motor oil, but close.

O- This is a damn good stout that's well worth seeking out. If you see it on the shelf, please buy it. Any stout fan would appreciate this one. To me, it belongs in the upper tier. Wonderful balance and smooth flavor transitions.

Serving type: bottle

07-22-2014 22:35:52 | More by tmm313
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OnWisconsin

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

07-22-2014 17:00:19 | More by OnWisconsin
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MattSharpless

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +9%

07-17-2014 18:15:45 | More by MattSharpless
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gfap61

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -21.3%

07-12-2014 13:07:51 | More by gfap61
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Drucifer

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

07-07-2014 22:29:27 | More by Drucifer
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nmann08

District of Columbia

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

06-15-2014 02:33:10 | More by nmann08
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Spaten454

Louisiana

4.5/5  rDev +9%

06-14-2014 20:56:33 | More by Spaten454
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StoutItOutLoud

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +9%

06-07-2014 19:30:28 | More by StoutItOutLoud
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StArnoldFan

Texas

4/5  rDev -3.1%

06-01-2014 21:50:44 | More by StArnoldFan
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XmnwildX12

Minnesota

2.75/5  rDev -33.4%

05-08-2014 00:51:04 | More by XmnwildX12
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outoffocus

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

04-25-2014 03:23:20 | More by outoffocus
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cp45

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +9%

04-25-2014 00:25:01 | More by cp45
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clayrock81

Virginia

4/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured a black body with one finger head that leaves little lace and has an roma of both roasted and coffee malts along with some dark chocolate. Beer is thick and full but still goes down smooth and easy with a strong coffee presence. Balance is great with beer as it is never to coffee or roasted and there's a little bit of chocolate goodness in the back. An easy beer to drink that is great for after dinner.

Serving type: on-tap

04-21-2014 20:51:12 | More by clayrock81
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jburns301

Georgia

4/5  rDev -3.1%

04-18-2014 03:22:48 | More by jburns301
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dataylor21

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

04-13-2014 18:21:23 | More by dataylor21
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t_holland

Louisiana

4.5/5  rDev +9%

04-07-2014 02:34:55 | More by t_holland
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Pens1967

Louisiana

4.5/5  rDev +9%

04-07-2014 02:31:15 | More by Pens1967
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akang

California

4/5  rDev -3.1%

03-28-2014 03:33:53 | More by akang
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CoolEthan

California

3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

03-27-2014 16:36:19 | More by CoolEthan
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SocalKicks

California

4/5  rDev -3.1%

03-27-2014 08:21:35 | More by SocalKicks
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GarthDanielson

North Carolina

4.29/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

2013 vintage, cork and cage. Poured in a snifter, the beer is an opaque, blackish-brown coloring with a tall, dense, small bubbled, chunky head of a solid inch that doesn't appear to be going anywhere. Aromas of bitter roasted coffee, hints of campfire smoke, bittersweet chocolate, and woody characteristics. The nose just begs you to bundle up and sip this brew. Flavors are heavily roasted forward, with coffee bitterness followed quickly by the subtle charcoal and smoke of a fireplace/campfire. Creamy highlights, with bittersweet chocolate darting in and out of the palate, and the beer also has some charred wood notes. Very interesting, and very much tailor-made for cold weather and plenty of time to sip. Heavy and smooth in mouth, with a velvety feel as it clears your taste buds. The finish is smoky and bitter, with a coffee linger. Solid brew, very robust and rich, and damn tasty. Glad I snagged some of these to age a bit.

Serving type: bottle

03-16-2014 23:23:10 | More by GarthDanielson
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seavercm

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

03-03-2014 14:58:52 | More by seavercm
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rickcrip76

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

03-02-2014 14:07:21 | More by rickcrip76
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DerrickW

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +9%

02-22-2014 23:18:17 | More by DerrickW
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Silent Night from Mother Earth Brewing
92 out of 100 based on 296 ratings.