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Coffee Stout - New Glarus Brewing Company

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Coffee StoutCoffee Stout

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BA SCORE
88
very good

816 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 816
Reviews: 377
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 11.51%
Wants: 174
Gots: 74 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  5.75% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-19-2002)
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Reviews by ALESwhatCURESya:
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ALESwhatCURESya

Wisconsin

3.93/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A-Deep dark brown body nearly reaching blackness. The thin silky off-white head clings nicely to the glass as it settles to a film.

S-Fresh cold-pressed coffee ground aroma. The coffee is powerful but not overpowering as the roasted malts and nuttiness of the beer comes through nicely.

T/M-Rich, nutty and sweet up front. The coffee comes through strongly on finish as it blends with the full body. The taste is a bit more brown ale/porter than stout but it is still well done. The mouthfeel is incredibly soft and creamy. A nice blend of strong flavors but there are none that hang. The coffee is more than evident and probably too much for those that do not enjoy coffee, but it is very balanced and not cloying or too aggressive.

D-Very nice and easy to drink. Not the most knockout coffee beer that I have had but still a greatly-brewed piece of the craft beer lineup. Some breweries would put this as their pinnacle beer but with NG, this is just middle road (which is still impressive to say the least).

Serving type: bottle

05-26-2009 01:39:38 | More by ALESwhatCURESya
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S - Rich caramel and coffee hints of chocolate.

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Coffee Stout from New Glarus Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 816 ratings.