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Bell's Batch 7000 - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

Not Rated.
Bell's Batch 7000Bell's Batch 7000

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

348 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 348
Reviews: 294
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 11.48%
Wants: 150
Gots: 23 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Wildman on 10-07-2005)
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HamdenHector

Connecticut

3.53/5  rDev -17.3%

A: deep brown; almost no head; what was there was medium brown; ended up with a thin ring around the edge of the bottle; no lacing;

S: all molasses;

T: molasses as well; there is some roasted malt in the middle , but it's muted and disappears quickly;

M; a touch syrupy; low carbonation;

O: very interesting; would have liked to have tasted this fresh and have this review be a comparison;

08-04-2014 02:04:04 | More by HamdenHector
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birdsellam

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-27-2014 17:57:31 | More by birdsellam
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KAF

Iowa

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-02-2014 03:13:52 | More by KAF
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DaftPatrick

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

06-17-2014 23:37:08 | More by DaftPatrick
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zestar

California

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-07-2014 08:19:10 | More by zestar
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chippo33

Vermont

1.25/5  rDev -70.7%

05-06-2014 04:37:09 | More by chippo33
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BYOFB

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

03-01-2014 18:53:24 | More by BYOFB
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tectactoe

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

02-06-2014 17:43:27 | More by tectactoe
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brother_kenneth

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

02-04-2014 01:28:07 | More by brother_kenneth
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I_BYE_MI_BEER

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

01-26-2014 05:50:02 | More by I_BYE_MI_BEER
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tsauce2

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -18%

12-30-2013 02:11:59 | More by tsauce2
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drummermattie02

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -18%

12-09-2013 15:57:30 | More by drummermattie02
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midlifec

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

11-09-2013 22:56:44 | More by midlifec
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jegross2

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -18%

10-16-2013 04:48:27 | More by jegross2
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JRod1969

New York

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

09-26-2013 02:43:49 | More by JRod1969
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trginter

Michigan

4/5  rDev -6.3%

08-21-2013 17:26:23 | More by trginter
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Anonymous1

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

08-12-2013 18:01:54 | More by Anonymous1
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CheapBeerBuzz

California

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-07-2013 23:18:27 | More by CheapBeerBuzz
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WOLFGANG

South Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-05-2013 00:10:22 | More by WOLFGANG
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DooshBagalow

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

06-23-2013 20:44:58 | More by DooshBagalow
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jaxon53

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-23-2013 19:12:30 | More by jaxon53
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westcoastbeerlvr

California

4/5  rDev -6.3%

06-02-2013 16:41:25 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
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ajs4bd

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

05-20-2013 03:53:22 | More by ajs4bd
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bsuedekum

Missouri

4/5  rDev -6.3%

05-19-2013 19:10:02 | More by bsuedekum
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rodkin

New York

3.85/5  rDev -9.8%

Thanks to Dan for sharing this bottle.

Pours pitch black with no head. Looks like moderate thickness, maybe slightly on the thin side. Tiny bit of caramel coloring at the edges.

Smell is really sweet, vanilla, cherry, milk chocolate, licorice, molasses. Definitely smells oxidized, but nice.

Taste is licorice, slight bitterness, chocolate, molasses, oxidation.

Mouthfeel is medium thickness, very slight carbonation. Slick, slightly oil.

This beer is very sweet, but tasty. I can't help but think it's past its prime, however. Would have liked to try this fresh. At this point it is frankly a bit cloying, and difficult to drink more than 4-5 ounces.

05-12-2013 18:09:47 | More by rodkin
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Bell's Batch 7000 from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
95 out of 100 based on 348 ratings.