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Collaboration No. 3 - Stingo - Boulevard Brewing Co.

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Collaboration No. 3 - StingoCollaboration No. 3 - Stingo

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BA SCORE
87
very good

412 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 412
Reviews: 106
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 10.91%
Wants: 10
Gots: 58 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Boulevard Brewing Co. visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
English Strong Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Collaboration #3 Stingo was brewed using traditional English ingredients. A variety of ale and specialty malts from Yorkshire are at the forefront; their pronounced roasty aroma and flavor contain hints of toffee, cocoa and bread crust. English hop varieties contribute subtle herbal, peppery qualities. The beer was brewed in batches; some was fermented on oak, some was fermented normally, and some was allowed to sour in the mash tun before being transferred to a fermenter. Boulevard’s brewers, along with Dann and Martha Paquette of Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project, then blended the batches until desired levels of wood and tartness were achieved for the final product.

35 IBU

(Beer added by: sjverla on 08-03-2012)
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

craigmj7, Aug 11, 2012
Photo of draheim
4/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750mL into an imperial pint glass. Pours a nice clear amber w/ lively carbonation. A big fluffy khaki head slowly settles to a dense pillow of foam.

Aroma is malty, minerally, with a vaguely vegetal quality. Chocolate, molasses, brown sugar, caramel.

Taste is malty, caramelly, sweet and sugary with a distinctly bitter counterpoint. That same vaguely minerally taste, like baking soda in water.

Mouthfeel is clean and refreshing. Carbonation keeps it light on the tongue. Bitter aftertaste.

Overall a nice, drinkable, malty English ale.

draheim, Oct 13, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

InspectorBob, May 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

elec, Sep 05, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

kew, Aug 18, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

gpblackgt, Jul 17, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

mattmarka1, Jan 13, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

mtalley999, Apr 02, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

Mcvs1507, May 16, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

Prost76, Jan 12, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

ComRock12, Aug 26, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

spycow, Mar 10, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

KegsAndEggs, Aug 27, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

CowboyRob, Nov 27, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

AllHailBeercules, Aug 27, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

danems64, Aug 23, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

Danobold, Sep 11, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

nzerbe, Mar 16, 2013
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McNuts, Nov 02, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

krj, Sep 14, 2012
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Balvenie, Sep 16, 2012
Photo of bump8628
4/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Much anticipated - I love big English-style beers and Pretty Things does them really well, and Boulevard rarely misses on their limited release beers. Pours chestnut brown with a dense head of khaki foam aided by generous carbonation. Aroma is surprisingly mild with a light toasted gain note, faint toffee, roast, and an herbal flair. Things become a little more interesting on the palate. Balance leans towards the bitter side. Classic English strong ale flavors - caramel, short bread, biscuit, and toffee, along with a fairly strong Breakfast Blend coffee note. A musky, earthy wood note is persistent from start to finish. The dry finish is accented by a very subtle lactic twang. Nice indeed, but not quite as great as I hoped, perhaps my expectations were a bit too lofty. The biggest drawbacks are the dryness and slightly excessive carbonation.

bump8628, Sep 11, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

christophmathis, Aug 22, 2012
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

Theogre83, Dec 25, 2013
Collaboration No. 3 - Stingo from Boulevard Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 412 ratings.