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Mephistopheles' Stout - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,657 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,657
Reviews: 792
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 12.92%
Wants: 223
Gots: 488 | FT: 23
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  16.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-06-2006)
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birchstick

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

12-14-2012 01:17:34 | More by birchstick
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priwen

Arkansas

4.46/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Black. Dark brown head that goes away quickly. Bottle has a great label and is trimmed with red foil.

Smell: Chocolate and Coffee. The alcohol makes its presence know as well.

Taste: Boozy. Wonderful chocolate flavor with some sweetness. I pick up more of the coffee as well as some bitterness on the finish. The Alcohol is in your face on the fist taste, but fades a bit once your palate becomes more accustomed to it.

Mouthfeel: Full. Maybe a bit oily.

Overall: Terrific Beer! Although a bit upfront with the alcohol, the flavor makes this one a definite must try.

12 oz bottle
Release Dec. 2013 Batch No.9 (15.4% Alc/Vol)
Served in an Oversized Wine Glass

Serving type: bottle

07-21-2014 19:43:32 | More by priwen
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4.3/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

This beer is a beast! the monster clocks in at 15.5% ABV and it hides it pretty well. The beer is thick as motor oil, has a subtle roasty taste combined with cocoa and maybe molasses. If you are a stout lover you have to visit this beer. Avery has done an outstanding job with this mega brew!

Bottom Line: Darn good stout!

Serving type: bottle

07-21-2014 00:01:38 | More by themind
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Mephistopheles' Stout from Avery Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 1,657 ratings.