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Hot Fuzz - Brash Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

61 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 61
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 10.3%
Wants: 4
Gots: 9 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Brash Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  11.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: tendermorsel on 03-22-2013)
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3/5  rDev -24.6%

ScottStache, May 10, 2013
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3/5  rDev -24.6%

bigorange, Jul 26, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -18.3%

Trashcat, Wednesday at 09:37 PM
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3.25/5  rDev -18.3%

Rekrule, Aug 11, 2013
Photo of johnnnniee
3.44/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bottle from Andover Liquors.
Pours a solid black with a smallish tan head that holds some retention. Aromas of brown sugar, milk chocolate, fudge, coffee, a touch of alcohol and bits of oak and vanilla. The flavor is sweet with lots of dark sugars, milk and dark chocolates, bits of dark dried fruits, and a bit of wood. Light earthy citrus hop flavor. There is a strong alcohol presence that burns on the way down allowing me to trace each sip on its journey towards my stomach. Thick body with a light level of carbonation and a sweet thick oily syrupy mouthfeel. This beer smells really good but the alcohol presence in the flavor keeps me from really enjoying this beer.

johnnnniee, Sep 06, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

alienlifeforcecube, Jul 15, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

bostonryan, Apr 17, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

OriolesFan1008, May 28, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

GopherPharmer, Oct 10, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

HookemHops13, Sep 28, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

drummermattie02, Dec 23, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

fossage78, Oct 02, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

thegerm87, Jul 03, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Kevincredible, Aug 15, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

MRsojourner, Dec 29, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

TheKOshow, Feb 09, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

nmann08, Jul 21, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Beerlover, Oct 12, 2013
Photo of tendermorsel
3.79/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Apparently this is a bourbon barrel aged coffee stout.

Little head. Jet black. Little carbonation. Anise nose. Thin mouthfeel for the style. It's a coffee stout but all you can taste is the bourbon barrel treatment. Very very hot. Could probably use some time in the cellar.

Good beer. Not a great beer.

tendermorsel, Mar 22, 2013
Photo of cvm4
3.81/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A - Pours pitch black with a thin dark tan head. Body seemed thick but not much lacing.

S - Bourbon, vanilla, brown sugar and expresso.

T - Bitter dark chocolate mixed in with black expresso. Some licorice then vanilla. Bourbon barreling seems a bit overwhelming but calms down.

M - Full bodied, viscous and low carbonation. Can seem a bit cloying on the flavor.

O - It's a mess, but a good mess. Maybe time will do it good but until then it's still enjoyable now.

cvm4, Jul 04, 2013
Photo of bmwats
3.96/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured form a 650 ml bottle into a footed tulip.

A: Black. Pours about a half finger, ruby brown, foamy head. Dissipates quickly leaving only a small collection of bubbles and a beer ring. Substantial lacing.

S: Roasted espresso, dark chocolate, black licorice, vodka, almond, and molasses.

T: Bitter unsweetened chocolate with charred espresso. Heavy presence of licorice and pecan shells. A little harsh.

M: Heavy and hearty. High alcohol character, and a bit of an overly bitter finish.

D: Sip and enjoy.

Atmosphere is strong. Dark hue, cool-looking ruby brown foamy head. Plenty of lacing. Nose is a great combination of coffee, chocolate, licorice, sweet components with something of a pure alcohol thing. Bitter chocolate and coffee. High alcohol feel, I have to assume from the bourbon barrels. Overall, this is a really good quaff.

bmwats, Apr 28, 2013
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3.96/5  rDev -0.5%

JakeBarnett, Oct 30, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

Curloftheburl, Dec 12, 2013
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

GRG1313, Jun 01, 2013
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Hot Fuzz from Brash Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 61 ratings.