Big Boy Birch Stout - Port Jeff Brewing Company

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Big Boy Birch Stout
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BA SCORE
84
good

16 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 16
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 18.57%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Port Jeff Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: socon67 on 04-15-2012)
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Reviews by the Alström Bros:
Photo of Todd
4.25/5  rDev +12.7%

Photo of Jason
4.25/5  rDev +12.7%

More User Reviews:
Photo of socon67
4.85/5  rDev +28.6%
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.

Photo of cestlavie
4.5/5  rDev +19.4%

Photo of frankthetank86
2/5  rDev -46.9%

Photo of msondel
3.25/5  rDev -13.8%

Photo of dar482
2.79/5  rDev -26%
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.

Photo of sirsteve42
4/5  rDev +6.1%

Photo of braican
3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

Photo of JKV96
4/5  rDev +6.1%

Photo of DonFrap
3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

Photo of dextermcgurk
4.5/5  rDev +19.4%

Photo of vfgccp
3/5  rDev -20.4%

Photo of jpd7374
4/5  rDev +6.1%

Photo of Pete_IV
3.65/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of berkshire413
4/5  rDev +6.1%

Big Boy Birch Stout from Port Jeff Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 16 ratings.