Double Stout - Green Flash Brewing Co.

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92
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2,671 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,671
Reviews: 802
rAvg: 4.1
pDev: 9.76%
Wants: 95
Gots: 275 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Green Flash Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  8.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: SacoDeToro on 03-17-2008)
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4.04/5  rDev -1.5%

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4.28/5  rDev +4.4%

Photo of rangerred
4.13/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle into a pint glass.

Pours pitch black with a dark, thick, frothy head. Awesome head retention.

There is some black licorice in the aroma along with dark chocolate and toasted malt. Light notes of caramel are sprinkled throughout. A touch of grass in the background.

Some heavy dark fruit mixed with dark chocolate in the flavor. Caramel is much more prevalent here with a smoothe dark roast holding just the slightest bit of coffee notes. Moderate bitterness cleaning things up towards the finish.

Overall, a pretty good beer. I love the English touches although I must say I still prefer Samuel smith.

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3.25/5  rDev -20.7%

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4.16/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of anthony-martinez
4.2/5  rDev +2.4%

Photo of BenwayPHD
4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

Pours black with a three finger light brown head. Smell is very sweet, slightly roasty. There is mild coffee flavor and heavy chocolate. The flavor follows the smell very closely. It has a nice, thick mouthfeel. As it warms up a fantastic smokey, tobacco flavor emerges.

Photo of Corson
4.15/5  rDev +1.2%

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4/5  rDev -2.4%

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4.1/5  rDev 0%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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4.04/5  rDev -1.5%

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3.92/5  rDev -4.4%

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4.12/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of TheMarkE
3.99/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Appearance: Jet black, with a good head of tan foam and plenty of lacing.

Smell: Roasted malts, chocolate, tobacco.

Taste: Roasted malts, chocolate, hints of coffee and tobacco.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied and very smooth, with malty bitterness in the finish.

The Verdict: Good stuff. Well balanced, complex, and smooth as silk. Not one of the best, but still very good.

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4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of jhartley
4.38/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Aromas of chocolate, coffee and something akin to tanned leather.
Smooth drinking with tons of bittersweet chocolate, coffee with cream with a nice bitterness on the end.
Tongue coating, lip smacking goodness!
Very tasty!

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3.5/5  rDev -14.6%

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4.3/5  rDev +4.9%

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2.6/5  rDev -36.6%

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4.16/5  rDev +1.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +15.9%

Double Stout from Green Flash Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 2,671 ratings.