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Midnight Star - Boatyard Brewing Co.

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Midnight Star
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 5
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: n/a
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Brewed by:
Boatyard Brewing Co. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Cream Ale |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: elNopalero on 02-23-2014

Don't be afraid of the dark.

We offer to the world our Midnight Star, a black cream ale that just has to be tried to be believed. The black malt disguises the rich caramel flavors that just burst through on every sip. Combine a hint of rye for spice and lactose for a silky smooth texture and you have an ale that is unbeatable. Don’t be afraid of the dark! Midnight Star will kiss your palate and leave you wanting for more.
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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 5
Reviews by elNopalero:
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3.73/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

This is Boatyard’s version of a sweet stout.* It certainly lives up to its name.

Pours a dark black-cola color. There’s a sweet estery aroma, reminiscent of a Belgo-ish/stout mashup. The flavor is malty sweet with some “holiday” spicing going on. Finishes overly sweet with just a hint of an “off” note.

*Note: at the brewery I was told this was a sweet stout. Further investigation shows it’s advertised as a “dark cream ale” on their website. (465 characters)

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3/5  rDev n/a

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3.54/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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3.5/5  rDev n/a

Midnight Star from Boatyard Brewing Co.
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