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Miles Davis' Bitches Brew - Dogfish Head Brewery

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93
outstanding

2,903 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 2,903
Reviews: 834
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 11.69%
Wants: 400
Gots: 1,059 | FT: 56
Brewed by:
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Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
In honor of the 40th anniversary of the original release of Bitches Brew, Miles Davis' 1970 paradigm-shifting landmark fusion breakthrough, we've created our own Bitches Brew -- a bold, dark beer that's a fusion of three threads of imperial stout and one thread of honey beer with gesho root. It's a gustatory analog to Miles' masterpiece.

38 IBU

(Beer added by: TheFightfan1 on 06-13-2010)
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mkotsayfan

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4.73/5  rDev +12.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

2011 vintage. Poured from a 750ml bottle into a snifter. Pours a dark black with a nice dark mocha colored head, which has tight bubbles and good lacing. The aroma has a lot of chocolate and some roasted malt and coffee notes, and there is a lingering presence of some earthy notes and some honey. The taste has those chocolate notes up front, and a complementing bitterness from the malts/coffee in the back. Again, the earthy notes and the honey are very complimentary instead of dominating (I noticed more of the earthiness in the taste than in the aroma). The mouthfeel is medium-thick bodied with good carbonation. The alcohol is well hidden, and the finish is nice and clean.

Overall, a fantastic and unique stout from DFH, glad I have a couple more of these around. This is definitely one of the best all-around stouts I've had.

Serving type: bottle

03-17-2012 04:08:58 | More by mkotsayfan
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Miles Davis' Bitches Brew from Dogfish Head Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 2,903 ratings.