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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

812 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 812
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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BeardedBoffin

New Mexico

4.5/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

This bottle has been sitting around for while and its finally time to give it a try. Too bad I waited because this is a nice brew. The beer pours a deep dark brown with a decent-sized ecru cap of foam. The aroma is a rich chocolate and coffee character. Not much of a hops presence to of. The beer is so smooth, velvety. Its almost like a chocolate liqueur but much better. Coffee and dark chocolate malt are at the forefront. As the collective entity moves rearward the bitterness from the roasted malt is nicely complemented by subtle hops presence. Deep, rich and very tasty.

Serving type: bottle

03-22-2014 03:22:30 | More by BeardedBoffin
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A - Pitch black, light tan head with very little staying power and lacing.

S - Rich caramel and coffee hints of chocolate.

T/M - More coffee than the nose, but some harsh roast character also comes out from a relatively dry finish.

O - A bit one note, and too dry for my likes. A rare New Glarus miss for me.

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Poured from bottle into tulip snifter, served near (but not at) room temperature.

This stout pours a deep, opaque sienna. The head is beige and creamy; quite enticing. Coats the inside of the glass.

Smells faintly of coffee, as well as caramelized malts. Not as deep and rich of a smell as the appearance might suggest.

Tastes stronger than it smells. The coffee notes really come through, though not in an overpowering manner. Thick mouth feel. Coats the mouth the same way it does the glass.

Finishes fairly clean, with the coffee lingering only slightly.

Overall, this is an excellent beer. It combines excellent balance with an understated sophistication. I rate it as comparable to Founders Breakfast Stout, though the two are quite distinct.



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Coffee Stout from New Glarus Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 812 ratings.