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Newburgh Peat-Smoked Stout - Newburgh Brewing Company

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Newburgh Peat-Smoked Stout
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BA SCORE
84
good

26 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 26
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 11.53%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Newburgh Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our twist on a classic Irish stout. Dry and smooth, this very sessionable stout comes in at 4.0% alcohol content. Our subtle addition is a touch of peat smoked malted barley. Smoked over a peat-fueled fire, this malt adds a layer of smokiness to the more traditional dark malt flavors. A taste of that smokiness is complimented with a smooth roasted finish. Slainte!

(Beer added by: Jason on 07-14-2012)
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BeerAdvocate

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +7.2%

From BeerAdvocate magazine Issue #68 (Spetember 2012):

LOOK: Nearly pitch black, healthy tan head,

SMELL: Firm smokiness, charred wood, dark chocolate, mild dark fruitiness, clean

TASTE: Dry body, bit of creaminess, very smooth, blanket of smoke, waves of charcoal, moderate hopping, yeast, nutty grain, bready, burnt toast, long smoky linger, very dry finish

A beer this small it could have easily been devastated with a slight overuse of smoked malt, great restraint here. All business with the smoke though yet the Irish side does not waver at all. Super drinkable with a bonus of smoke, what is not to like here?

STYLE: Peat Smoked Irish Stout
ABV: 4.0%
AVAILABILITY: Year-round

06-26-2014 17:34:38 | More by BeerAdvocate
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k47k

New York

3/5  rDev -19.6%

08-21-2014 01:21:02 | More by k47k
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Will_Rivera

New York

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

07-22-2014 12:34:07 | More by Will_Rivera
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smithj4

New York

4/5  rDev +7.2%

07-02-2014 22:22:28 | More by smithj4
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plaid75

New York

4.33/5  rDev +16.1%

On draft at The Ginger Man, NYC.

Poured a deep brown hue with a one finger foamy tan head. There was good retention and sticky lacing.

The smell featured soft roasted malts and a heavy earthy sweet smoke.

The taste consisted of roasted malts, charcoal and an earthy smokiness.

The mouthfeel was silky and soft.

Overall a delicious and delicately smoky dry stout.

06-12-2014 21:01:04 | More by plaid75
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TychoNDC

New York

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

03-29-2014 19:01:06 | More by TychoNDC
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djrn2

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

02-16-2014 20:33:26 | More by djrn2
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Griffith

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

01-27-2014 01:57:42 | More by Griffith
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petermethot

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

01-04-2014 21:55:50 | More by petermethot
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losethemittens

New York

4/5  rDev +7.2%

01-02-2014 17:01:10 | More by losethemittens
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yoyo

New York

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

01-01-2014 12:26:12 | More by yoyo
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Hirshi

New York

4/5  rDev +7.2%

12-09-2013 15:44:39 | More by Hirshi
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tikk

New York

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

09-28-2013 22:47:19 | More by tikk
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rymurphy617

New York

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

08-08-2013 04:20:50 | More by rymurphy617
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grittly

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-22-2013 13:21:39 | More by grittly
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Huffs

New York

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

12-27-2012 03:56:18 | More by Huffs
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gshackles

New York

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

12-09-2012 02:52:27 | More by gshackles
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Bierman9

New Hampshire

3.53/5  rDev -5.4%

This was the second of 2 biers I tried on 01DEC12. Standard shaker pint for $5.00.

Poured a dense, opaque black hue. Head was fine and thin, light tan in color, with ok lacing. Aroma was restrained, with roastiness present. Body was close to medium, yet still a touch on the thin side, though it felt ok going down.

Possessed lots of bitter roasty notes, with choco and coffee, plus a hint of espresso. The peat aspect was subtle yet still noticeable. Finished on the dry side, with more bitter qualities. Not bad... Prosit!!

3.53/5 rDev -10.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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12-06-2012 15:47:42 | More by Bierman9
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t0rin0

California

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

11-25-2012 03:21:58 | More by t0rin0
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mbs11

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +7.2%

11-04-2012 22:38:58 | More by mbs11
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mtnwesdew

New York

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

10-21-2012 03:45:40 | More by mtnwesdew
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OCMutt

New York

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

09-02-2012 03:39:29 | More by OCMutt
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tobelerone

Connecticut

4.18/5  rDev +12.1%

On tap at the brewery. Pours a rich black with a finger of frothy tan head that falls slowly and leaves attractive lacing. Looks like a traditional Irish dry stout. Moderate peat smoke in the nose, roast malt, some bitter chocolate notes. Aroma right on for style.

Quite tasty; has good balance between roasted malt and bittersweet chocolate flavors; very faint bitter hops; restrained earthy smoked peat. Not a smoked sausage-bomb by any means. Finishes quite dryly.

Medium-light bodied with moderate carbonation and a very smooth and creamy mouthfeel. Extremely easy drinking; quite sessionable. An exceptionally well-made example of this style.

08-06-2012 12:02:21 | More by tobelerone
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bastardwizard

New York

4.28/5  rDev +14.7%

Very solid stout from the brewery tap room. Dark and rich flavor and appearance, though not leaning in the coffee direction you find in a lot of the craft stouts. Peat adds a unique flavor that blends well and is nice on the nose. Thick like an Irish stout's supposed to be. Very good with some steak and potatoes.

It also has a low ABV, like many of the more widespread Irish stouts do.

Overall, a very good take on the classic Irish stout that stays true to the category but adds a unique (but not *too* unique) twist.

08-05-2012 10:26:46 | More by bastardwizard
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bill1017

New York

5/5  rDev +34%

07-25-2012 23:33:56 | More by bill1017
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Newburgh Peat-Smoked Stout from Newburgh Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 26 ratings.