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Samuel Adams Black & Brew Coffee Stout - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

Samuel Adams Black & Brew Coffee StoutSamuel Adams Black & Brew Coffee Stout

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BA SCORE
83
good

956 Ratings
THE BROS
74
okay

(view ratings)
Ratings: 956
Reviews: 329
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 16.3%


Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Vixie on 10-22-2011)
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tvljr

Virginia

3.63/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 ounce brown bottle with freshness date.

Black with a 1/2 inch tan head.

As expected it smells of ground coffee though not ovewhelmingly so.

Slight roasted coffee flavor with undertones of chocolate. I found it to be a little lighter than many coffee infused beers which is more to my liking.

Not something I'd search out, but certainly good enough to drink as part of the Winter Classics 12 pack.

Serving type: bottle

11-11-2011 22:04:45 | More by tvljr
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Samuel Adams Black & Brew Coffee Stout from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
83 out of 100 based on 956 ratings.