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Black House - Modern Times Beer

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BA SCORE
89
very good

462 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 462
Reviews: 57
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 10.05%
Wants: 36
Gots: 64 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Modern Times Beer visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mactrail on 06-30-2013)
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

16oz can, undated, poured into a Prairie Artisan Ales Dinosaur printed stemmed glass.

The beer pours a nice, deep cola brown, nearly black, opaque with a thin, finger high caramel head, that fizzles quickly and leaves a slight film atop the beer but yields no lace. The aroma is nice, soft coffee, lightly roasty, lightly bitter, smooth chocolate and rich grain, very pleasant and simple. The flavors are nice, smooth rich coffee, bittersweet chocolate, lightly roasted, rich grains, a hint of caramel and brown sugar, nicely balanced. The mouthfeel is nice, a bit thin, but still having some nice richness and smoothness, carbonation is lower but feels crisp towards the finish.

Verdict: A nice American Stout from Modern Times, really well done while not being yet another 10%+ coffee stout. This is highly drinkable and easy to enjoy on a chilly evening, nothing too pretentious or overly complicated, just simple coffee and stout goodness.

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Black House from Modern Times Beer
89 out of 100 based on 462 ratings.