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Boatswain Chocolate Stout - Minhas Craft Brewery

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75
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274 Ratings
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Ratings: 274
Reviews: 81
rAvg: 3.27
pDev: 16.21%
Wants: 2
Gots: 17 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Minhas Craft Brewery visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
66 IBU

(Beer added by: mactrail on 11-20-2011)
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Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +14.7%

12-11-2012 02:03:48 | More by StoutishDan
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3.25/5  rDev -0.6%

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2.75/5  rDev -15.9%

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3.75/5  rDev +14.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -0.6%

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duceswild

Maryland

2.75/5  rDev -15.9%

07-01-2014 01:21:33 | More by duceswild
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mendvicdog

Maryland

3/5  rDev -8.3%

06-30-2014 13:25:05 | More by mendvicdog
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3/5  rDev -8.3%

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Morey

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3.25/5  rDev -0.6%

06-23-2014 01:09:17 | More by Morey
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Dougwillhike

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -8.3%

06-21-2014 22:46:11 | More by Dougwillhike
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Gryphon69

Michigan

2.76/5  rDev -15.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

1pint bottle

A- Black, no light comeing thru this one. 2 finger high head that is light coco in color, very creamy in appearance. Nice lacing up the sides as the head falls, there is visable lacing on the inside of the bottle, nice.

S- Malty, cocoa, bready, some slight sweetness from the bottle, more sweet coming from the glass.

T- Slightly sweet up front, then gets kinda...bland. Having a hard time tasting the malts and cocoa that is present from the bottle, slight metallic aftertaste.

M- Not quite medium, a soft slick feeling, its ok.

O- Looks good, smells decent from the bottle, not a fan of the flavor as it gets bunched up into nothing, was really hard for me to pick out the flavors that I smelled. Glad I did not pay much for this one, wont be getting it again.

Serving type: bottle

06-21-2014 01:44:37 | More by Gryphon69
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avwrite

California

3.01/5  rDev -8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

A - Dark smoky color. Bit high on the froth, which comes out to a chocolate cream color.

S - Light smell, kind of bland. Can't really smell the sharp chocolate flavor.

T - No distinct flavor. No spices or chocolate taste.

M - Goes down smooth, and has a slight flavor that lingers.

O - Nothing that stands out. Light flavor and light feel.

Serving type: bottle

06-20-2014 02:01:32 | More by avwrite
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3.5/5  rDev +7%

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Nich7601

Michigan

3/5  rDev -8.3%

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RonaldTheriot

Louisiana

3.51/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Boatswain Chocolate Stout has a thick, soapy, beige head, a very dark-brown (essentially, black) appearance, some stray, ascending bubbles appearing on the sides of the glass, and a thin lacing sheen. The aroma is of sweet, malty, dark bread, char, a touch of chocolate, and some cream. Taste is of those elements, with a mellow bitterness. Mouthfeel is creamy and smooth, and Boatswain Chocolate Stout finishes semi-wet and easy drinking.

RJT

Serving type: bottle

05-26-2014 00:19:49 | More by RonaldTheriot
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Warpiglet25mm

California

3.5/5  rDev +7%

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TruePerception

California

3.26/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Trader Joe's Boatswain Chocolate Stout, brewed with cocoa powder. 5.4% ABV.

A: Light brown head. Utterly black, with very dark brown in the dimple, and the slightest golden brown glow underneath

S: Very dark powdered cocoa, bordering on coffee. Toasted almond? Not sure on that one.

T/MF: Very dark chocolate, with a hint of coffee.

Nothing special. Solid enough, though. Especially given the price.

Poured from a 22 oz. bottle, into a Belgian tulip glass.

Serving type: bottle

05-19-2014 09:14:07 | More by TruePerception
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Rollzroyce21

California

2/5  rDev -38.8%

05-15-2014 17:32:52 | More by Rollzroyce21
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M_C_Hampton

Georgia

3.44/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

A: poured from a 22 oz bottle into a pint glass, dark purple brown with a large tan head that dissipates leaving some lacing, clear

S: malty, chocolate, cocoa, bready, dark toasty malt

T: bitter up front, slight hints of cocoa in the middle, sweetens only slightly, finish is light one dimensional hop bitterness, malt profile lacks depth

M: slightly slick

O: decent cheap brew from Trader Joe's

Serving type: bottle

05-04-2014 02:52:13 | More by M_C_Hampton
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jadler16

Indiana

2.5/5  rDev -23.5%

05-02-2014 15:31:04 | More by jadler16
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Mikus

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -15.9%

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Boatswain Chocolate Stout from Minhas Craft Brewery
75 out of 100 based on 274 ratings.