1. Extreme Beer Fest. March 20 & 21, 2015 in Boston, Mass. Join us!
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Flynn Dry Irish Chocolate Stout - Pig Minds Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Flynn Dry Irish Chocolate Stout
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
no score

3 Ratings
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 3
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 5.51%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pig Minds Brewing Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TheSSG on 04-02-2013)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 3 | Reviews: 2 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Trifecta1:
Photo of Trifecta1
3.95/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

First off, I rate on style, rather than overall enjoyment. I don't care too much for irish drys, but I enjoy expanding my drink profile, so I drink styles that I don't particularly love.

Appearance is an opaque black, not surprising. Smell is dark chocolate and steel-cut oats. Taste is a somewhat roasty, dark, dry oatmeal infused with rich dark chocolate. Leaves you wanting more. Mouthfeel was thin, but seemed about right for the style. Overall, definitely recommended to fans of Guinness, overall, only really go for it if you're like me, or enjoy dry stouts.

Trifecta1, Jul 05, 2013
More User Reviews:
Photo of powz87
3.75/5  rDev -6%

powz87, May 14, 2013
Photo of TheSSG
4.28/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a soft, dark-tan head that laces nicely. Great aroma of roasted malt, acidity, and a slight fruitiness. Black. Starts off with DEEP roasted malt, acidity, and a cocoa frutiness, all atop a nice hop bitterness. In the middle, the hop bitterness lingers as the finish begins. Deep, toasted malt comes back from the acidity, a nice, delicate cocoa finish lingers and blends with the touch of hop bitterness.

Overall, I REALLY like this one. The cocoa is JUST right; it adds an excellent background without overpowering anything. The interplay of the cocoa, roasted malt, and hops is just perfectly balanced.

TheSSG, Apr 02, 2013
Flynn Dry Irish Chocolate Stout from Pig Minds Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.