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

Bell's Special Double Cream StoutBell's Special Double Cream Stout

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BA SCORE
89
very good

2,722 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 2722
Reviews: 1327
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 11.08%


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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Thur123

Georgia

3.85/5  rDev -3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

This brew pours a nearly opaque ruby black color with a small amount of medium khaki head. The smell isn't too strong, with lots of sweetness as well as a bit of toasty malt smell. Smell not too strong  

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The flavor is big on the lactose. Creamy sweetness thy almost reminds me of ice cream. There is enough sweet and surly malt to balance the whole thing very nicely. Mouthfeel is fantastically smoky and creamy. Drinkable as well...doesn't feel too heavy or boozy. A dessert stout if you will.   

Serving type: on-tap

12-17-2010 20:34:10 | More by Thur123
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Bell's Special Double Cream Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
89 out of 100 based on 2,722 ratings.