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

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

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3,381 Ratings

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Ratings: 3,381
Reviews: 1,389
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 10.86%
Wants: 193
Gots: 349 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Mitchster on 12-30-2001

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.
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4/5  rDev +1%

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3.82/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured Bell's Special Double Cream Stout into a pint glass.

A - The stout pours black as midnight with a finger of light mocha head.

S - Getting some roasted malts, some chocolate. A bit of coffee in there as well. A little faint on the aroma.

T - Some smooth coffee and a tad of bitter hops comes through. A taste of baker's chocolate comes through mid palate. Faint vanilla flavor in there as well.

M - This is a creamy stout, medium carbonation with medium mouthfeel. This is where this beer shines. It truly is a cream stout, nice stuff.

O - A very good stout here, I think Bell's does a nice job here. Enjoy! Cheers!

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3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.88/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz bottle poured into a pint glass
A: Pours a pitch black color with a 1/2-finger tan head
S: Burnt malt, coffee, cocoa powder- good but not like some stouts I want to keep smelling all day
T: Roasted malt, cocoa, coffee, a hint of burnt sugar
M: Medium-bodied, smooth
O: Not my favorite stout, not my favorite Bells beer, but overall a solid beer & enjoyable to drink

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3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

Bell's Special Double Cream Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
89 out of 100 based on 3,381 ratings.