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Bison Organic Chocolate Stout - Bison Brewing

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79
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539 Ratings
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Ratings: 539
Reviews: 283
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 15.56%
Wants: 10
Gots: 34 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bison Brewing visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 01-02-2002)
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3/5  rDev -13.5%

Appearance: Nice thick tan head, opaque and dark.
Smell: Coco, coffee, lactic notes, licorice and malt.
Taste: Coco, lactic acid, coffee and a slight smokiness. Sweet finish.
Mouthfeel: Strangely powdery yet watery.
Overall: I think there has likely been some improvement with the recipe on this since others reviewed this one. Not great but inoffensive.

Roxie_B, Oct 19, 2014
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2.8/5  rDev -19.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.75

There's good retention on the foamy brown head and a light chocolate and herbal aroma to this black stout. A nice chocolate flavor is quickly watered down with a light roasty, herbal finish. A light bittering linger lends itself to a thin feel and a light bite in the end.

While there is a good chocolate flavor here it's really lost in the thin, watery feel and taste to make this beer not really worth the effort.

Bfarr, Sep 18, 2014
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Bison Organic Chocolate Stout from Bison Brewing
79 out of 100 based on 539 ratings.