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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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1,916 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,916
Reviews: 929
rAvg: 3.53
pDev: 16.71%
Wants: 83
Gots: 110 | 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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SportsandJorts

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3.1/5  rDev -12.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Appearance: deep brown almost black. opaque. almost no head when poured strongly, but some tan foam that fades at a slower pace

Smell: weak. way too weak for a stout. some sweet juicy smell. some roasted malts.

Taste: they cherry juice is very distinct and in a bad way. tastes way to much like a juice. some roasty malts come in behind. chocolate/espresso play smaller roles

Mouthfeel: overly sweet. but a decent feel

Overall: a poor showing from bell's. I expected a lot from this one especially after the year hiatus last year. but the strong juice taste takes away from what this beer could be.

Serving type: bottle

10-22-2013 01:27:22 | More by SportsandJorts
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Bell's Cherry Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
80 out of 100 based on 1,916 ratings.