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Bourbon Barrel Stout (Clay Street Series) - Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's

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393 Ratings
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Ratings: 393
Reviews: 164
rAvg: 3.33
pDev: 19.82%
Wants: 3
Gots: 23 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's visit their website
Kentucky, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  8.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: CaptinRedBeard on 05-05-2010)
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3.75/5  rDev +12.6%

04-16-2014 01:09:05 | More by cjgiant
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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +12.6%

03-28-2014 12:25:16 | More by carlmoberg
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GRG1313

California

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

03-28-2014 04:47:02 | More by GRG1313
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BWED

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

12 oz. bottle poured into a craft pint.

A- Black, dark red highlights. Brown head retains at a quarter inch. Slight lacing.

S- Vanilla, cocoa, roast, slight bourbon.

T- Mild, sweet roast. Vanilla, bourbon and chocolate.

M- Full body. Smooth, and clean. Easy drinker, not like most bourbon barrel beers. Boozy burn isn't there.

O- Decent. Mild in all sense for this style. Light on the flavors and complexity.

03-24-2014 11:46:20 | More by BWED
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TR0219

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

03-13-2014 01:09:40 | More by TR0219
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MarkQ617

Massachusetts

3.43/5  rDev +3%

Had this while waiting entirely too long for my takeout Thai food to be ready. Second offering from these guys. Nice brownish/black color. Relatively mild bourbon flavor, could've used a little more...some slight pecan notes in there as we'll. Faint aromas considering the genre, expected stronger. Not as smooth of a mouthfeel as you'd expect either. Decent, maybe a little underrated on here.

03-03-2014 03:04:41 | More by MarkQ617
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JohnathanColeman

West Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

03-01-2014 00:39:06 | More by JohnathanColeman
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JMBSH

Colorado

2.5/5  rDev -24.9%

02-19-2014 18:56:52 | More by JMBSH
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jbridge127

Kentucky

2.49/5  rDev -25.2%

I was a little disappointed by this. If you want a good Bourbon Stout I'd suggest Alltech's brewing. Their brewery is shared with Town Branch bourbon distillery so the barrels they use are fresh. Literally the barrel empties 5 year old bourbon, and hours later is filled with a batch of beer to age. They have perfected the art of bourbon barrel aging for beer.

02-19-2014 06:00:12 | More by jbridge127
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Aprice34

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

01-25-2014 23:22:19 | More by Aprice34
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derkfromwi

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +5.1%

01-23-2014 05:53:53 | More by derkfromwi
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dmk91

Virginia

4/5  rDev +20.1%

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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +5.1%

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andyrichter11

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +35.1%

01-21-2014 13:46:55 | More by andyrichter11
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MacStinson

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +12.6%

01-17-2014 18:50:22 | More by MacStinson
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ChainChompsky

Illinois

3/5  rDev -9.9%

01-15-2014 05:34:33 | More by ChainChompsky
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taylor714914

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -24.9%

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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +5.1%

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Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

12-31-2013 01:56:09 | More by ejimhof
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brewskifan55

Mississippi

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

Poured into a snifter

A: Black/bronze with oak highlights. No head to speak of. Light lacing.

S: Chocolate, espresso, bourbon, oak.

T: Smooth, semi-sweet chocolate. Oak-y. Smokey. More like chocolate coffee. No bourbon in the taste. The high ABV is well-hidden. A bit watery.

M: Light to medium with low carbonation.

O: Was really hoping for a more robustness. Really missed the bourbon.

12-29-2013 20:31:33 | More by brewskifan55
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JamesBell

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +12.6%

12-27-2013 02:38:24 | More by JamesBell
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ToddGingerich

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +35.1%

12-25-2013 18:10:54 | More by ToddGingerich
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ChrisWashington

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev +12.6%

12-24-2013 03:33:39 | More by ChrisWashington
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ChrisKayler

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +12.6%

12-11-2013 03:00:01 | More by ChrisKayler
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6thstreetbrewpub

District of Columbia

3.25/5  rDev -2.4%

12-11-2013 00:42:45 | More by 6thstreetbrewpub
Bourbon Barrel Stout (Clay Street Series) from Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's
76 out of 100 based on 393 ratings.