Uncle Jacob's Stout - Avery Brewing Company
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4.24/5 rDev -4.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.25
2014 bottle from a great trader, poured July 3, 2014. Pours pitch black with a one finger dark brown head, nice and creamy. Aroma of chocolate, mellow bourbon, vanilla, caramel, anise, oak char. Reminds me a lot of Black Note on the nose. Very rich smelling yet not over the top. Flavor follows with a nice vanilla chocolate caramel note, dark fruits, long roasty finish with lingering vanilla, definite char flavors from the oaky bourbon barrels. Huge rich mouthfeel that is right on the nose with low medium carbonation. While this has a hard yet more on the fruity side than I tend to like in the style, there is no question this is world class. The bourbon barrels only accent the flavors and this isn't just some huge bourbon bomb. Nicely done.
Serving type: bottle
07-04-2014 00:16:08 | More by BMMillsy
Uncle Jacob's Stout from Avery Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 1,086 ratings.