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Sublime Stout - Fyne Ales Ltd

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Sublime Stout
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very good

13 Ratings
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Ratings: 13
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 8.05%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Fyne Ales Ltd visit their website
United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
English Stout |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: woosterbill on 06-19-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Ratings: 13 | Reviews: 2
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4.05/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Garnet black with creamy tan film.
Raspberry, raw brown sugar and roast nose - sweet.
Liquorice sweets, blackberry, a roasty hit, then some orangey hops.
Coffee candy end and rindy linger.
Light to medium, round and fizzy.

Considerable sweetness a but whack of bitter, too - from both roast and IBUs. Some very American hops in there. Balanced, maybe a touch thin, but interesting interplay of influences.

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4.25/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Handpump pint at the Rake.

A: Clear dark brown body with lots of bright ruby highlights under a finger of creamy, persistent tan foam. Tons of lace. Great.

S: Very sweet, with milk chocolate, molasses, vanilla, and some nice herbal hops. Terrific aroma.

T: Chocolate, caramel, coffee, and spicy, herbal hops. Long sweet finish. Sharp roast on the aftertaste gives a bit more astringency than I'd like, but it's quite tasty - and the alcohol is completely unnoticeable.

M: Medium bodied and surprisingly full of lively carbonation. Very effervescent for a cask.

O: This was a terrific beer in its own right, and I was especially pleased to find something so flavorful and strong on cask in the UK. It's ok, Brits, you can actually drink a beer that's over 5% now and then - they can be really, really good!


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Sublime Stout from Fyne Ales Ltd
85 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.