1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

Cappuccino Stout - Lagunitas Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Cappuccino StoutCappuccino Stout

Educational use only; do not reuse.
very good

3,674 Ratings

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,674
Reviews: 1,241
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.73%
Wants: 154
Gots: 510 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: GClarkage on 10-20-2004

No notes at this time.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Cappuccino Stout Alström Bros
Ratings: 3,674 | Reviews: 1,241 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Axnjxn
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of mhbarber
2.75/5  rDev -29.8%

Photo of solarbeers
3.25/5  rDev -17.1%

Photo of craigreno
3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

Photo of bcsbeer
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of chippo33
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of Brewsed
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of sanitarium16
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of raynmoon
3.5/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

This at a glass from the distance with no direct light looks like a stout, but if you are having this during the day time or hold this to any light it really just looks like a brown ale, which terms of color and flavor is like a light stout.

On terms of flavor, It delivers nicely. You get that cocoa/ sweet coffee presence along with a light roastiness in the background. It's almost watery. It makes me wonder how Lagunitas can make a 10% abv beer and make it weak on flavor and alcohol presence.

Overall, it's pretty average. If you are looking for a really nice American Double Stout I would look elsewhere, but at 4$ a bottle, this is nice for someone without the big money or to bring to a gathering with some who are maybe not so adept to bigger craft beers.

This beer still makes me go "hmmmm..."

Photo of Tiernan
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of pirmannt1
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of Chucker
4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

Photo of Brushkanna
4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

Photo of scot959
2.5/5  rDev -36.2%

Photo of MN_Beerticker
4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

Photo of jlogan7
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of e30todamax
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of GregoryMo
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of HKUSPC40
4.75/5  rDev +21.2%

Photo of Marilevan
3.97/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A. Decent head, not perfect for a stout. Lacing pretty mild throughout. pretty dark in color but not quite mud

S. smells awesome, like robust coffee. I was actually expecting to like this even more than I did based on the smell.

T. Great initial cappuccino flavor, but has a sour bite on the end that is not what I want in a stout.

M. Thick, Solid

O. Can't get over the sourness to fully enjoy this beer. Good brew but not great. Would not buy again but a solid effort

Photo of jucifer1818
3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

Photo of brother_kenneth
3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

Photo of lupercmda
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of Circleo12
3/5  rDev -23.5%

Cappuccino Stout from Lagunitas Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 3,674 ratings.