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C.O.B. (Coffee Oatmeal Brown) - Free Will Brewing Company

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C.O.B. (Coffee Oatmeal Brown)C.O.B. (Coffee Oatmeal Brown)

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very good

156 Ratings
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 156
Reviews: 23
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 14.06%
Wants: 5
Gots: 28 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Free Will Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  8.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Flounder57 on 11-24-2012)
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Photo of Scrapswope
3.88/5  rDev +1%

Photo of saison90
1/5  rDev -74%

the only way i can describe this beer is coffee pickles. the smell was reminiscent of stale espresso grounds, and it tasted like it was brewed with pickling brine. me and a friend each had a single sipped and dumped it.

Photo of awess1221
4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

Great coffee aroma. The body was alot lighter than I expected but still pleasant as it didn't over power the beer.

Photo of geodonnokepyo
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of jpd7374
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of jjd315
4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

Photo of jagada
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

Photo of WesMack
4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

Photo of Iamjeff6
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of DCHritz
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Bobthehuman
4.08/5  rDev +6.3%

Photo of Samp01
3.74/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a deep cloudy brown with a thin beige head. Aroma is a wonderful sweet coffee essence with some caramel and maple undertones. Taste is sweet caramel maple and sweet coffee candy and a bit of mild espresso bitterness. Palate is a medium smooth and creamy body, good carbonation and slight sticky mouth feel. Taste almost like a cup of ice cold java and with the alcohol at 8.3% you don’t notice it.The finish is the same as taste. Overall a very good tasty and enjoyable brew.

Photo of pstehley
4.04/5  rDev +5.2%

Photo of BeerForMuscle
3.8/5  rDev -1%

Photo of Ry311
3.85/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of Stofko1992
3.8/5  rDev -1%

Photo of Stinkypuss
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

Pours a dark blackish color with a short lived head.

Aroma is roasted malt, char, sweet vanilla, and booze.

In the taste, roasted malt, vanilla, coffee, a bit of char. Some alcohol and more nutty cocoa on the edges.

Good brew that drinks lighter than it truly is.

Photo of salthemonster
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of gjimenez
5/5  rDev +30.2%

Photo of rfgetz
3.8/5  rDev -1%

Photo of Mpenders
4.04/5  rDev +5.2%

Photo of ColForbinBC
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of beerdedking
4.45/5  rDev +15.9%

Just had this after dinner at Coopers, Scranton. Skip the coffee and drink this. What a treat. Sweet brown ale characteristics with a long coffee finish.
I mean loooonnnggg. Very nice. Will be looking for this in bottles to compare. I'd like to see more beers like this than coffee stout after stout. This style
just leaves the charred overly roasted malt behind. Very nice Free Will...

Photo of themotherculture
4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

Photo of pao5035
4.52/5  rDev +17.7%

C.O.B. (Coffee Oatmeal Brown) from Free Will Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 156 ratings.