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Ellen's Coffee Stout - Atlantic Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

48 Ratings
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Ratings: 48
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 11.59%
Wants: 3
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Atlantic Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: deltatauhobbit on 07-05-2013)
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mscottjohnston

Pennsylvania

4.09/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

I had the pleasure of sampling this beer at the Bar Harbor Brewing retail storefront in Bar Harbor, Maine. While it's not on the regular tasting menu, the associate was kind enough to give me a chance to try it. Poured from 750ml into snifter. Let stand for 15 minutes to warm slightly and bring out the flavors.

A: Dark dark brown. Creamy scant head. 
S: chocolate, vanilla, coffee and black licorice. 
T: chocolate up front with strong coffee on the back end. Hints of vanilla. 
M: full and slightly carbonated. 
O: coffee flavor is nicely balanced with vanilla. This is easily the most "coffee" coffee stout I've ever had. Not the first beer I'd reach for but still pleasant when I'm in the mood for a true "coffee" stout. 

Serving type: bottle

09-12-2013 01:56:11 | More by mscottjohnston
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BillRoth

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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a goblet. Color was a nice dark mostly opaque brown with a thick light brown head. Initially poured a 3 finger head that took a very long time to go down, and had excellent side cling. Aroma was a slightly burnt coffee with a small hint of dark chocolate. Flavor was a vanilla sweet, with just a tad of coffee, seemed more like a mocha flavor. A slight hint of oily bitter that detracted some. Felt pretty good in the mouth, a tad bit thin but not bad. Overall a reasonable stout. Not quite as thick or sweet as I expect from a milk stout, otherwise it would have rated higher.

Serving type: bottle

06-23-2014 23:20:13 | More by mountdew1
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puboflyons

New Hampshire

3.74/5  rDev -5.8%
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From the 650 ml bottle. Sampled on June 21, 2014.

The pour is deep black with a lingering beige tan head. Chunks of sediment.

The aroma has a coffee grinds and vanilla as the label promises with roasted dark malts mixing it up. Although there was something that felt a little soapy.

Medium body but also smooth and creamy.

The taste is like the aroma with a good roasted malt character at the start that is quickly overtaken by coffee and vanilla. Milky. Not a lot of bitterness at first but as I make my way through the bottle the bitterness tends to kick in.

Serving type: bottle

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Ellen's Coffee Stout from Atlantic Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 48 ratings.