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

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Bell's Kalamazoo StoutBell's Kalamazoo Stout

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BA SCORE
89
very good

3,394 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 3,394
Reviews: 1,432
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 10.53%
Wants: 149
Gots: 264 | FT: 11
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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3.92/5  rDev -1.8%

WKyle, Sep 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

Devman171, Aug 29, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

PatGreer, Aug 28, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

NonicPanic, Aug 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

Kmat10, Aug 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

PalatePilot, Aug 27, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev -4.8%

From notes on 10/7/2013

Bottle poured with little head. Dark black color with maybe a little red or brown color too. Smells, roasty chocolate. Nice full flavor.

kkleu357, Aug 27, 2014
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3.52/5  rDev -11.8%

humpty1602, Aug 27, 2014
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4.28/5  rDev +7.3%

Appearance: looks great from the pour. Black and thick, with a brown, foamy head.
Smell: Not a strong smell. Notes of roasted coffee and malt present.
Taste: Coffee flavor is very present. Almost too strong. Pleasing taste overall; perhaps not one of my favorite stouts though.

sheeley, Aug 26, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

Skagnetti, Aug 26, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

TypsiYpsi, Aug 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

Poured from 12 oz bottle into willy glass.

Nearly pure black with very little head despite a fairly aggressive pour.

Smells initially of iced coffee followed by roasted malt.

Taste is also of iced coffee followed by caramel, roast malt, brown sugar and a nicely balanced bitterness.

Fairly viscous and slightly sweet with very low carbonation. Acts more like a sipper, even though its not particularly high in alcohol.

Overall, I really liked this stout. Nicely balanced flavor and attenuation. Very enjoyable.

FFreak, Aug 25, 2014
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Root, Aug 22, 2014
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WDJersey, Aug 22, 2014
Bell's Kalamazoo Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
89 out of 100 based on 3,394 ratings.