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Steelhead Extra Stout - Mad River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

447 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 447
Reviews: 294
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.14%
Wants: 43
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mad River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-05-2001)
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Smurf2055

Washington

3.6/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Reviewed Nov 2011

Poured into my Duvel Tulip.

Dark, think, luxurious with about two fingers of light tan head.

Smells of burnt malt, mostly coffee, roasts. Very rich.

Taste isn’t too bitter. It has a fuller body, and wow does the coffee hit you on the swallow. Not a complete stout, but that’s not really what I was expecting when I picked it up.

Palate is silky smooth. Leaves a bit of a bitter after taste.

Overall, for something I just randomly found at my corner market, this was a treat. It’s a great beer to have around. Not as complex as some other stouts, but certainly a step above the common ones.

Serving type: bottle

04-01-2013 07:45:31 | More by Smurf2055
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Steelhead Extra Stout from Mad River Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 447 ratings.