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Double Chocolate Stout - The Fort Collins Brewery

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Double Chocolate StoutDouble Chocolate Stout

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BA SCORE
83
good

349 Ratings
THE BROS
60
poor

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Ratings: 349
Reviews: 193
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 13.39%
Wants: 12
Gots: 11 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
The Fort Collins Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: russpowell on 01-30-2008)
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CHADMC3

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3.7/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours an opaque black body beneath the thin tan head which caps lively bubbles of carbonation and disappears quickly to leave only faint lacing.

Aromas of semi sweet milk chocolate float from the glass, as well as some faint earthy hops.

The flavor consists of milk chocolate malts and bitter roasted coffee as it warms. There are also faint woody notes or earthy hops.

This beer is fuller in body and almost chewy with medium carbonation and a bitter finish.

More of an American Double with hints of chocolate than a traditional chocolate stout but still pretty tasty.

Serving type: bottle

06-24-2012 02:14:13 | More by CHADMC3
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Double Chocolate Stout from The Fort Collins Brewery
83 out of 100 based on 349 ratings.