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Mayan Mocha Stout - Odd Side Ales

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Mayan Mocha StoutMayan Mocha Stout

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BA SCORE
87
very good

230 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 230
Reviews: 28
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 12.4%
Wants: 14
Gots: 26 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Odd Side Ales visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 03-28-2012)
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Reviews by CMUbrew:
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CMUbrew

Michigan

3.3/5  rDev -14.7%

A: Very dark brown-black with a fair dark brown head on top.

S: An inviting aroma of cinnamon, nutmeg, and coffee in that order.

T: Coffee comes in first and is followed by a nutmeg overload. Cinnamon comes next. Pepper heat is quite low by my taste, but it is noticeable. Aftertaste is a lingering spiciness (from the spices). Honestly, the coffee does not work overly well with the spices and pepper.

M: Could stand to have some more body.

O: If you're going to put mocha in the name of your beer, you need to have coffee and CHOCOLATE. Having chocolate in this beer would improve it by leaps and bounds, as it would compliment the coffee and pepper very well and keep the spices from being too cloying. Hopefully we will see another version of this from Oddside with chocolate. That would be a great beer.

10-07-2013 04:02:11 | More by CMUbrew
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DanGeo

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

07-28-2013 02:10:55 | More by DanGeo
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Michigan

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Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

09-23-2013 01:05:56 | More by warnerry
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Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

07-15-2013 01:57:15 | More by bpfrush
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Cynic-ale

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

01-18-2014 01:44:33 | More by Cynic-ale
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3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-08-2013 20:03:23 | More by Beer_Drinker
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3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

07-31-2013 17:34:46 | More by mireland
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5/5  rDev +29.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

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5/5  rDev +29.2%

02-23-2014 18:56:16 | More by AliK
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DruC4

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

11-20-2013 04:42:55 | More by DruC4
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king75

Michigan

4.41/5  rDev +14%

A- Dark as a starless night with a creamy light brown almost peanut butter like color head. The head quickly dissipates, quite a bit of carbonation on this one.

S- Roast coffee, chocolate, nutmeg, a spiciness of chili powder?

TM- taste is of a bitter chocolate with coffee undertones throughout. Can pick up the nutmeg, not getting much cinnamon as in the description on the bottle. Definetly get a hint of heat in this one in the beginning from the hot peppers that are nicely incorporated in this beer. The mouthfeel is a little thin for my liking in a stout but this beer is very well balanced. It has a lot of flavor but is not overwhelming complex to the point that it would be difficult to throw back several of these.

Overall this is a unique and flavorful stout that is well balanced and very drinkable. Worth giving a shot if you like unique stouts

09-29-2013 20:16:22 | More by king75
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Michigan

3/5  rDev -22.5%

07-14-2012 13:03:32 | More by dmorley21
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Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

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33nickadams

Michigan

4.14/5  rDev +7%

I really can't believe that this isn't rated higher. I was originally thinking that this is one of those perfect beervana moments, but the more I keep drinking this beer, the more I really like it. Appearance is like any other stout-dark and opaque with a small amount of head. Smells of chocolate, light coffee roast, and a hint of cinnamon. Tastes of chocolate, cinnamon and on the back end, the perfect amount of heat. Mouthfeel is moderate. Overall, I love this beer. I wish it would have more body and little bit more sweetness, but this is a terrific beer as it stands. Must get more.

11-08-2013 23:23:19 | More by 33nickadams
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Alieniloquium

Florida

3.46/5  rDev -10.6%

12 oz. bottle poured into a snifter.

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Overall - Nice adjuncts, even if they overpower the beer.

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Mayan Mocha Stout from Odd Side Ales
87 out of 100 based on 230 ratings.