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

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Bell's Cherry StoutBell's Cherry Stout

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BA SCORE
80
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1,920 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,920
Reviews: 930
rAvg: 3.53
pDev: 16.71%
Wants: 83
Gots: 112 | 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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RedSpecial1

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look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Pours a dark brown with hints of red in the tan head.

S: Sweet roasted malts with faint tang of cherry acidity.

T: Quite sweet to start with chocolate and cherry notes with a slight tartness that fades to a roasted coffee note.

M: Slightly syrupy, but not terribly cloying.

O: An ok dessert beer, but the cherry flavor doesn't taste as if it's fully integrated with the base beer giving two flavors that just seem to lie on top of one another.

Serving type: bottle

01-03-2012 00:01:36 | More by RedSpecial1
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A: Opaque dark brown with a light brown head that disappears. Minimal lacing

S: Tart cherries, dark chocolate. Yeasty and musty.

T: Tart cherries. Roasted malts.

M: Thin a mildly carbonated. Too thin for what I was looking for in a stout.

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Bell's Cherry Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
80 out of 100 based on 1,920 ratings.