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

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1,915 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,915
Reviews: 929
rAvg: 3.53
pDev: 16.71%
Wants: 83
Gots: 111 | FT: 11
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
"A mysterious dance of tart Michigan cherries with the dark, roasted malts of a big and bold stout." and "Stout brewed with cherry juice."

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 01-09-2002)
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CoSMoSYS

Michigan

3.63/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Picked up a 6 pack for myself while looking to find a friend's birthday gift.

Pours a velvety smooth black with a decent enough darkened tan head that said hi but quickly disappeared. There was a very good amount of light brown lacing as it followed til the drink was no more.

As its name states the smell of cherries is very profound with a good amount but not overpowering scent of honey. I can already tell this drink will be sweet.

The first thing I noticed was how tart the stout was and how I was smacked around by it. I was expecting a little bit more of a stout character, however, I wasn't disappointed. Followed by the tart was the taste of honey. I can also say a bit of chocolate was detected too.

The mouth feel was smooth but very light. Definitely a sipper!

I didn't expect the surge of tart when I first tasted this drink but it didn't detour me from finishing the glass, though it made it a little tough at times. I look forward to finishing the 6 pack!

Serving type: bottle

12-13-2007 14:08:16 | More by CoSMoSYS
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Bell's Cherry Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
80 out of 100 based on 1,915 ratings.