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Bell's Special Double Cream Stout - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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BA SCORE
89
very good

2,842 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 2,842
Reviews: 1,331
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 11.08%
Wants: 164
Gots: 195 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Double Cream Stout derives its name from its smooth, creamy texture, not the ingredients. Completely dairy-free, this stout blends ten different specialty malts to yield a remarkable depth of flavor. With only a touch of burnt notes, Double Cream Stout focuses on the softer, cocoa & espresso-like aspects of roasted malt.

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 12-30-2001)
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Southernbrew

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4.28/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a completely opaque black with a small, tan head that disappears quickly and leaves the thinnest of coverings over the top.

Aroma full of chocolate, smooth roasted coffee and some milkyness.

Body is a bit thinner than I expected, though not thin. Very smooth with just a light carbonation. Big roasted malt flavors show up as well as nice chocolate and roasted coffee flavors. A sweet milk flavor shows up in the end and then leaves with a blend of roasted chocolate and sweet milk left behind.

A fine stout, I wouldn't mind a bit bigger body, but still plenty good. Another thanks is owed to Feloniousmonk for this.

Serving type: bottle

03-09-2005 02:13:11 | More by Southernbrew
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Bell's Special Double Cream Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
89 out of 100 based on 2,842 ratings.