1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Coffee Ale - Boulevard Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Coffee AleCoffee Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
90
outstanding

477 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 477
Reviews: 97
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 9.98%
Wants: 21
Gots: 44 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Boulevard Brewing Co. visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  9.30% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Neighbors for nearly twenty years, Boulevard Brewing Company and The Roasterie share a passion for making extraordinary beverages. In Coffee Ale, our two celebrated brewing traditions come together in a long-awaited collaboration. Ethiopian Sidamo from Africa’s Great Rift Valley has been carefully blended with rye, oats, and malted barley, and spiced with Perle and Styrian Golding hops. The delightfully fragrant beer presents a glowing, tawny-amber hue. The clean, crisp acidity of the air-roasted coffee mingles with malt on the palate, lingering faintly in a subtly sweet finish.

26 IBU

(Beer added by: SavvyStudent on 03-21-2013)
View: Beers (53) |  Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 477 | Reviews: 97 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of dtomes
dtomes

New York

4/5  rDev -0.2%

04-05-2014 02:39:35 | More by dtomes
Photo of afsdan
afsdan

Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

04-04-2014 03:24:23 | More by afsdan
Photo of TriageStat
TriageStat

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +6%

03-30-2014 14:18:16 | More by TriageStat
Photo of billhelm
billhelm

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -0.2%

03-25-2014 16:52:30 | More by billhelm
Photo of AnalogErik
AnalogErik

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +6%

03-19-2014 14:38:33 | More by AnalogErik
Photo of Treyliff
Treyliff

West Virginia

3.83/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

A- pours a slightly hazy dark amber color with a small creamy off-white head, short retention and no lace

S- day old dark roast coffee, slightly peppery, also picking up some smoked meat character

T- straight sidamo coffee up front followed by some smoky notes, almost a meat flavor of smoked sausage. Slightly spicy and peppery rye with a hint of oat, light hop kick on the finish with a coffee linger

M- medium body with low carbonation, slightly foamy mouthfeel and a crisp finish

O- I liked the sidamo coffee flavor, the smoked meat flavors were a bit unexpected, definitely interesting for a change of pace

Serving type: bottle

03-13-2014 14:09:12 | More by Treyliff
Photo of mlhenson
mlhenson

Alabama

4/5  rDev -0.2%

03-13-2014 07:04:03 | More by mlhenson
Photo of oso
oso

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -19%

03-13-2014 05:51:39 | More by oso
Photo of kjo86
kjo86

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

03-05-2014 04:03:50 | More by kjo86
Photo of mrquartetman
mrquartetman

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +6%

03-04-2014 22:34:25 | More by mrquartetman
Photo of bigolwilly
bigolwilly

Nebraska

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

03-04-2014 22:34:20 | More by bigolwilly
Photo of EF4
EF4

Oklahoma

4/5  rDev -0.2%

03-04-2014 04:44:52 | More by EF4
Photo of ToddHolder
ToddHolder

Illinois

4/5  rDev -0.2%

03-02-2014 21:25:25 | More by ToddHolder
Photo of DeschutesFan
DeschutesFan

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

03-02-2014 00:33:30 | More by DeschutesFan
Photo of jaymo18
jaymo18

Virginia

4/5  rDev -0.2%

02-17-2014 20:23:58 | More by jaymo18
Photo of andthevolcano
andthevolcano

Delaware

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

02-17-2014 03:31:14 | More by andthevolcano
Photo of CRJMellor
CRJMellor

Arkansas

4.25/5  rDev +6%

02-09-2014 23:33:47 | More by CRJMellor
Photo of psoriasaurus
psoriasaurus

Georgia

3/5  rDev -25.2%

02-03-2014 03:39:55 | More by psoriasaurus
Photo of Brob245
Brob245

Missouri

4/5  rDev -0.2%

02-02-2014 20:10:55 | More by Brob245
Photo of Braseltonage
Braseltonage

Missouri

4/5  rDev -0.2%

02-01-2014 02:29:02 | More by Braseltonage
Photo of HamGlade10
HamGlade10

Oklahoma

4.25/5  rDev +6%

01-23-2014 02:53:27 | More by HamGlade10
Photo of mattmarka1
mattmarka1

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -0.2%

01-13-2014 20:18:49 | More by mattmarka1
Photo of thereal_adam
thereal_adam

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

01-13-2014 03:34:57 | More by thereal_adam
Photo of appetiteforparis
appetiteforparis

Colorado

4/5  rDev -0.2%

01-05-2014 15:46:44 | More by appetiteforparis
Photo of rrski198
rrski198

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +6%

01-02-2014 00:27:55 | More by rrski198
Coffee Ale from Boulevard Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 477 ratings.