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

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BA SCORE
88
very good

2,431 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2,431
Reviews: 1,047
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.99%
Wants: 130
Gots: 169 | FT: 12
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 12-11-2001)
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GR_Rick

Michigan

3.58/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Had on tap at the cafe in Kalamazoo.

A: Pours a nice dark, coffee color - very little head in the pour I got. Looked like a coffee in the glass.

S: Strong, bitter, cold coffee. Smells pretty good overall.

T: Tasted like it smelled, strong, bitter (but not overly so) cold coffee. Better than drinking a cold coffee, of course, and definitely caught my taste buds at first, but didn't keep my interest. A little more roasty malts and a little less coffee actually would've been a good thing for this beer, I think.

M: A little thin for my liking for a stout.

O: A pretty good beer, strong, simple flavor. The problem for me (not being a huge black coffee lover) is that the coffee flavor was too strong and,while the first couple of sips were really good, it didn't have enough interest to keep me wanting to drink the entire glass.

Serving type: on-tap

07-19-2012 22:18:17 | More by GR_Rick
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Bell's Java Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
88 out of 100 based on 2,431 ratings.