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Cafe Con Leche - La Cumbre Brewing Co.

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Ratings: 20
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 7.04%
Wants: 10
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
La Cumbre Brewing Co. visit their website
New Mexico, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: JonnytheBoy on 01-31-2014)
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This beer's appearance is basic, but beautiful. A pitchblack liquid, opaque and coffee-like as the name suggests. Head is two-fingers thick and forms a semi-dome above the liquid. It's caramel in color and persistent. After it dissipates, it settles into a lacy layer above the liquid and around the rim of the glass.

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Cafe Con Leche from La Cumbre Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 20 ratings.