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Out Of Bounds Stout - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
85
very good

1,017 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,017
Reviews: 549
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 11.17%
Wants: 24
Gots: 37 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-28-2002)
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ThisWangsChung

Maryland

3.36/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

12 oz bottle into a pint glass.

A: Pours a very dark ruby color. The head is about one finger high, with a mocha shade. Retention is just acceptable, but there's nice lacing left behind.

S: Smells like a milk stout. That is, it's heavy in both lactose and chocolate notes, with some undertones of vanilla and coffee. There isn't as much roasted backing as I'd like. All in all, this smells like it will be rock-solid.

T: Okay, I didn't notice all these hops on the nose. While it opens with a touch of lactose sweetness, the finish is surprisingly hoppy. Not bitter, just clean and dry-feeling with a hint of pine flavor. It's really simple, but pretty good otherwise.

M: It starts off clean and dry like I said, with a sweet linger in the middle of the palate accumulating slightly. As such, it's not quite as drinkable as it could be. Both body and carbonation are about medium, maybe slightly erring to medium-high.

O: Nice one here. I'd love to try it a bit fresher so the hops will be more defined. Right now, however, it's solid but unexceptional. I'm on the fence about buying this one again.

Serving type: bottle

10-02-2013 21:47:37 | More by ThisWangsChung
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Out Of Bounds Stout from Avery Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 1,017 ratings.