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Bell's Kalamazoo Stout - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

Bell's Kalamazoo StoutBell's Kalamazoo Stout

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

2,999 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2999
Reviews: 1407
rAvg: 4
pDev: 10.5%


Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Stout brewed with Brewer's Licorice.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-11-2001)
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stoutman

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4.15/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Nearly opaque as most stouts are. The smell is not as strong as some of the other Kalamazoo stouts, but this stout has some nice flavors of roasted malts. The flavor is somewhat coffee-like with a burnt barley bitterness in the finish. This is a great stout, and is wonderfully balanced with chocolate and caramel flavors as well. Bottom line is that this is a super roasty stout with a nice full body.

Serving type: bottle

04-08-2003 18:29:37 | More by stoutman
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Bell's Kalamazoo Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
90 out of 100 based on 2,999 ratings.