Dismiss Notice
Hello, is it beer you're looking for?

Learn more about beer. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for as low as 68% off the single issue price.

Subscribe now →

Red Velvet - Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co

Not Rated.
Red VelvetRed Velvet

Educational use only; do not reuse.

10 Reviews
no score

(Send Samples)
Reviews: 10
Hads: 82
Avg: 3.69
pDev: 12.47%
Wants: 6
Gots: 17 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Gagnonsux on 12-24-2013

No notes at this time.
Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Reviews: 10 | Hads: 82
Reviews by Hops4Pops:
Photo of Hops4Pops
3.14/5  rDev -14.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

A: Tan 1 finger head. Quickly receding. Dark brown reddish in color. Oily lacing.
S: Toasted malt, chocolate, a bit of hops.
T: Same taste as the nose with the hops coming through more in the finish. Hop bitterness killing the balance of this beer.
M: Was hoping for some creamyness but found it to be a bit thin, watery and crisp.
O: Not a bad beer at all. Just not what I was expecting given the style. One person nearby said she loved it.

 442 characters

More User Reviews:
Photo of Ben7773
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Photo of IrishGermanAmerican
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Photo of valkyre65
3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of Qabil
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Photo of porter0209
3/5  rDev -18.7%

Photo of jheezee
3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of JamLand
4/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of dexterk1
3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

Photo of EgadBananas
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Photo of twiggamortis420
3.6/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

22 oz bomber pours a dark brown color with a very thin tan head. Decent retention though.

Nose is a nice blend of sweet chocolate, almond milk and light roast. Smells pretty simplistic and tasty.

Taste is not quite following the nose...a bit more dry and roasty with a nutty, tannic edge to it. Hops are fairly assertive with a leafy bitterness that is accentuated by the roast. Mouthfeel is a little thin and could use more carbonation and sweet body. A little over attenuated it would seem and some sweetness would go a ways in this beer. I do think this one might benefit from a few months in the cellar and wouldnt be surprised if it was better in a year or so.

 667 characters

Photo of AtrumAnimus
4.03/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

This one pours a tremendous black with a nice this short lived head that is the color of dark chocolate with a decent fine lacing down the glass.

The nose is a sweet fruity and tart with notes of spice, coffee and caramel. The hops blend nicely and are subtle.

The taste is more like an imperial stout that has bit more complexity to the flavors. The finish even has a hint of what seem like frosting. So I guess you can declare the cake reference a success.

The mouthfeel is a bit more watery that I expect in a stout. Not terrible but not great, nearly great.

Overall it is a very drinkable beer and rather enjoyable. I can see myself drinking this one again.

 665 characters

Photo of joelmichaelcoffman
5/5  rDev +35.5%

Photo of CraftBeerFTW
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Photo of tpgraham
3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of ilikebeer03
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Photo of Mikexw
3.54/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Karibourgeois
3/5  rDev -18.7%

Photo of lillitnn92
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Photo of JuanAlberto
4/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of greenspointexas
3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of deadliest
4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

Photo of spham
3/5  rDev -18.7%

Photo of Wayne17
3.87/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Dogleg
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Red Velvet from Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co
83 out of 100 based on 10 ratings.