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Arcadia Cocoa Loco - Arcadia Brewing Company

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Arcadia Cocoa LocoArcadia Cocoa Loco

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BA SCORE
81
good

510 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 510
Reviews: 284
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 15.04%
Wants: 18
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Arcadia Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: schusterbauer on 02-23-2007)
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Reviews by biker30x:
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biker30x

Illinois

3.48/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Carbonation. That's the one word review.

Pours into a pint an inky black with a dirty tan head that's thin but lingering. The head boils over the top of the glass no matter how you control the pour or clean the glass. Deep black in the glass with almost no light getting through. Nose of roasted coffee & burnt molasses. On the mouth, the carbonation rules from start to finish. Flavors are of bitter chocolate, over-roasted coffee and black strap molasses. The finish is brief and driven by the zing of carbonation. Pairs well with hearty rustic fair on a winter evening. Lacks sufficient balance to stand out in a crowded stout field.

Serving type: bottle

02-07-2009 13:43:19 | More by biker30x
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Serving Type - Bottle

Appearance - Dark brown/tan, Not much of a head and minimal lacing.

Smell - Chocolate, roasty malts, cocoa, molasses, vanilla. Some milk notes along with some caramel.

Taste - Starts out with a cocoa, some malts and lactose milk. Kind of odd milky flavor along with molasses. Some raisin and a little cherry show up. Not overly chocolate flavored, and has a bite of alcohol warmth at the finish.

Mouthfeel - Malts and lactose milk coat the tongue. Palate gets more malts, some cocoa and sugars, along with some alcohol. Aftertaste is milky and weak malts.

Overall - Boring, weak flavored and lacking chocolate. If it wasn't for the molasses this would be one bland beer. Nothing id want to drink again.

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Arcadia Cocoa Loco from Arcadia Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 510 ratings.