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

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BA SCORE
88
very good

2,395 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 2,395
Reviews: 1,047
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.99%
Wants: 127
Gots: 172 | FT: 13
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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dcloeren

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3.7/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a black coffee brown with no light penetrating when held up to the light. The head really exploded up while I poured this beer. Produced 3 fingers of creamy tan head. Thick sticky rings of lace.

The aroma of this stout is dominated by fresh, rich coffee. Smells like a fresh cup of joe. If you like the smell of coffee then the aroma given off by this beer is for you.

Taste follows the nose... completely dominated by rich coffee beans. So much so that I can't really pick up on any of the other flavors in the beer.

Medium bodied while drinking it, thick residue left after each sip. Drying aftertaste of bitter coffee.

This beer is as advertised. I don't know if I can really fault it on the taste for tasting like black coffee... I will say that I thought it was a little one dimensional but definitely not bad tasting. Its spot on as far as coffee goes... The rest of this beer was spot on. Definitely worth trying, especially if you are a coffee lover.

Serving type: bottle

10-18-2011 15:28:15 | More by dcloeren
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Bell's Java Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
88 out of 100 based on 2,395 ratings.