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Big Boy Birch Stout | Port Jeff Brewing Company

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Reviews:
2
Ratings:
17
Avg:
3.81
pDev:
18.11%
 
 
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Port Jeff Brewing Company
New York, United States | website

Style: American Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by socon67 on 04-15-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 17
Photo of dar482
2.8/5  rDev -26.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Had this at Alewife during Craft Brew week in NYC.

It came in a dark pour with a very flat carbonation.

The taste just didn't get there for me. It didn't have the sweetness of birch beers and just tasted like weak birch in a weak stout. It finished too quickly and was just really lacking.

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Photo of socon67
4.84/5  rDev +27%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

A - Black pour with no carboantion. Minimal lacing.

S - This smells like A&W Rootbeer. Very nice smell; fresh and not an artifical scent. I was stoked about that.

T - I was floored. This tasted more like soda, and yet there was a rich malty feel. The sweetness of birch beer is very forward. For anyone who likes a sweet sugary stout, this could be a favorite.

M - Rediculously easy to drink. I'd have emptied the cask. Amazed it was 8%ABV.

O - Highlight of the Blue Point Cask Festival, and now my favorite beer from Port Jeff.

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Big Boy Birch Stout from Port Jeff Brewing Company
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