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Brewhouse Coffee Stout - Central Waters Brewing Co.

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Brewhouse Coffee StoutBrewhouse Coffee Stout

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

716 Ratings
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Ratings: 716
Reviews: 352
rAvg: 4.24
pDev: 9.43%
Wants: 384
Gots: 72 | FT: 6
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Central Waters Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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wcudwight

North Carolina

4.88/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Black coffee colored with a mocha colored head that rises to 1/2", slowly falls and holds as a tight film on top of the beer. Spiderweb like lacing sticks to the glass.
Smells like early morning rich high quality coffee. Aroma is pretty one demensional and I love it!
Flavor mirrors aroma pretty well. This beer is exactly what it says and it's a pretty damn good one. Taste like a blend of French roasted coffee and baker's chocolate, with just a small hint of cream. Flavor last a while and just sort of stays in the mouth.
Mouthfeel is great as this beer just coats the mouth with coffee flavors.
If you love coffee and coffee beers....I do! Then this is an absolute must try.

Serving type: bottle

12-12-2008 18:33:17 | More by wcudwight
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paulthebeerguru

Florida

4.78/5  rDev +12.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

A: pours a nice dark rich brown, practically brown. lightly creamed coffee colored head with a low retention rate and nice light lacing.

S: wonderful roasted malt aroma, dark chocolate, huge roasted coffee notes. light sweetness of cherries.

T: outstanding flavor. big roasted malts, coffee, chocolate, like a mocha coffee drink with some espresso. wonderful balance with the hops. great coffee notes here with the fair trade coffee. aftertaste is pure coffee and chocolate.

M: full bodied, but not too thick. mild carbonation level. amazing palate. extremely smooth.

D: outstanding brew. great flavored stout. this shouldn't be a want once, this is an amazing beer that should be in my house permanently. If only they would come to Florida, life would be better.

Serving type: bottle

12-08-2008 06:18:44 | More by paulthebeerguru
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Damian

Massachusetts

4.6/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Drank from a 22 fluid oz. bottle
Served in a tumbler
Acquired in a trade with dirtylou

The beer poured a brown/black color with mahogany highlights when held to the light. A one-half finger, bubbly, caramel-colored head capped the liquid but quickly faded to a thin, flimsy ring. Spotty drops of lacing trickled down the glass.

The aroma was dominated by coffee. Pure, freshly brewed coffee to be precise. A touch of roast was noticeable as well.

The taste was dark, roasty and super coffee-like. Slightly sweet up front. Creamed coffee with sugar came to mind. Black coffee and dark chocolate appeared in the center, along with notes of vanilla and sweet cream. Slightly boozy on the back end. The espresso-like finish was ultra dark and roasty. (I felt like I was chewing on coffee beans.) A touch of piney hops came through as well.

The mouthfeel was medium bodied with a moderate amount of carbonation. I was hoping for something a bit more viscous and creamy.

Drinkability was quite good. This was an intensely flavored yet smooth stout that managed to keep its roasty, bitter flavors in check.

Brewhouse Coffee Stout is a phenomenal beer which is so coffee rich that it can serve as a substitute for the real thing. (The beer paired perfectly with chocolate chip cookies and I am sure it could do well with most baked goods.) If you are a fan of both stouts and coffee, you should definitely seek out this brew.

Serving type: bottle

12-06-2008 15:30:09 | More by Damian
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kickapoodude

Alaska

4.95/5  rDev +16.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Constipated? This beer will do the trick. No sweetness, just capitalizes on the deep coffee flavors of their stout with the help of rich cold pressed fairtrade coffee beans. As heavy as you would expect, but the ample caffine will ward of the drowzies.

Serving type: bottle

12-02-2008 15:28:46 | More by kickapoodude
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bennetj17

Arizona

4.38/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

The appearance is light for a Stout, you can almost see through this beer in the light with its ruby hues. Head doesn't develop completely, just some light froth that leaves behind a thin ring. Roasted coffee dominates the smell with some notes of cherry and other dark fruits in the background.

The taste is a wonderful mix of sweetened chocolate cookie malt, with a strong coffee bitterness. Well balanced, the sweetness is never cloying, and the alcohol seems mild. The bitterness lingers on well after the finish and is quite heavenly. Medium bodied, with finely sharp carbonation.

This is the type of beer I love, loaded with flavor yet well balanced, mild in ABV (I'm assuming). I wish I had more than one bottle. Thanks to demcorhip for trading it to me...

Serving type: bottle

12-02-2008 03:14:00 | More by bennetj17
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goodbyeohio

Oregon

4.47/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

"made with fair trade coffee specially roasted for us by www.emyjs.com"

solid dark brown pour with the faintest ruby glow when held up to the brightest light. coffee-like head, unsurprising. coffee and toffee in the aroma, more of the creamed variety ala dark lord etc. and less of the sharp, metallic bean-only type ala bell's java etc. toffee aroma gives way to caramel and cashew butter notes opening up a complex dessert array of smells. luxurious body which finishes with exaggerated burnt sugar brulee and a tinny twang all at once, reminding me of what i remember a starbucks caramel macchiato to be. extremely flavorful and at the same time drinkable with little-to-no sign of alcohol. i'm guessing this to be 6.5% but have no idea. central waters hits a home run with this beer. i think following batches will create a perfectly honed after-dinner coffee beer digestif.

Serving type: bottle

12-01-2008 01:53:33 | More by goodbyeohio
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Bitterbill

Wyoming

4.43/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I got this bottle in a trade with joe1510. Thanks Joe!

This pours very dark...almost black with very light reddish highlights. The head is big and beautiful, all tannish and billowy and a very slow shrinker. A great looking brew.

The smell is big on coffee with lighter notes of chocolate and roasted malt.

The taste...mmmm...very nice coffee flavour without going over the top, probably because of the delicious milk chocolate sweetness cutting the bitterness. I don't sense much more going on but, who needs more. As is, this is a delightful brew that is very drinkable and oh so smooth.

The mouthfeel borders on full, the carbonation is light and fits perfectly, and it finishes with the chocolate goodness. This a very very good.

The drinkability is great and the alcohol, what ever the abv may be, is very well hidden.

Head retention turned out to be excellent and the lacing is just as good.

Bottom line: I'm thinking this is in the top tier of Coffee brews I've tried. A definite "Highly recommended"!

Serving type: bottle

11-27-2008 15:43:19 | More by Bitterbill
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DefenCorps

Oregon

4.45/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Bomber received from the vicious nflmvp who mercilessly slayed my wants in a recent trade. Shit didn't hit the fan until I cracked the beers he sent, 'cos he darned near killed my liver too...

A: About as dark brown as you can get without being pitch black, there's barely any light coming through. With reddish highlights, there's a dark brown head that caps this beer that slowly recedes to a disk as about as thick as an iPhone (about time someone referred to one in a review, eh?) with a good bit of carbonation creeping up the side of the glass.

S: Smells like, eh, coffee. And the good kind too. Wonderfully roasty with just the hint of creaminess and bitterness. There's a pleasing coffee grounds-like aroma as well. Simply put, this is a tour de force with a lot of coffee up front balanced with a little bit of dark chocolate and a hint of raisin-like oxidation that's rather faint. Excellent

T: Tastes like coffee up front. And on the mid-palate as well. And finish. 'Nuff said. Actually not, 'cos there's some bittersweet chocolate to accompany the coffee. Maybe a little one-dimensional but in a good way, 'cos the coffee is simply beautiful in this beer. There is also a pleasing level of sweetness to this beer with some dark roasted malts and a hint of vanilla. Mildly drying on the finish with more (surprise!) coffee.

M: Fairly light in body, this beer had great carbonation and an excellent finish that's heavy on coffee bitterness and flavor

D: This is the nightcap that will make me crack another. Great stuff.

Serving type: bottle

11-23-2008 03:33:19 | More by DefenCorps
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daledeee

Iowa

4.53/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A nice 22 oz bottle. I poured this into my La Binchoise glass(my favorite glass). It poured some very dark liquid with nice head that gets denser for a while then leaves a lace and small head. Very impressive.

Nose is very dark malt and strong coffee with bitter and burnt mixed in. Taste is bitter yet sweet with a very strong coffee flavor. Strong roasted maltand very very appealing. This is one of the best stouts I have ever had.

A little weak on the mouth feel but pretty drinkable for such a strong flavored beer. Initially, I can't tell how strong this beer is. Not real warm tasting. Probably around 6-7%

Serving type: bottle

11-22-2008 22:52:15 | More by daledeee
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eyncognito

Wisconsin

4.45/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Poured from a 22oz. bottle into pint glass.

A: Very dark, nearly black. Thin beige head recedes quickly into a halo leaving no lacing.

S: Well coffee for one, quite roasty. Touch of chocolate, as it warmed a faint whiff of licorice.

T: Coffee-centric, and how great it is, roasted malt, slightly sweet, slight bitter-spicey hop finish.

M: Creamy, smooth, a little thin, however that is a virtue in this case: coffee need not be thick, nor does this stout. This is one smooth operator.

D: Quite drinkable, a bomber of this is a breeze to finish. This stout is a good example of a beer that is stronger than the sum of its parts. Highly recommended. Good thing that Central Waters is expanding its operations, more lovely beers for Wisconsin.

Serving type: bottle

11-15-2008 05:41:16 | More by eyncognito
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SykDoc

Wisconsin

4.47/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured this from a 22 oz. bottle into a snifter. It pours deep dark, almost black, with a 3/4 inch light brown head that dissipates into a thin lace along the edges. Held to the light, it is opaque.
The aroma is significantly coffee, primarily dark roast. There are some hints of dark chocolate.
The initial taste is dark chocolate, immediately followed by intense coffee flavors. It has the finish of a great dark chocolate also. Some tastes seem to include a bit more hops, but minimal.
The mouthfeel is one of the weaker parts, if you can call it that. It is medium bodied, although it seems like it should be very thick. It has a strong flavor that sits on your palate for a long period.
This beer is easy to drink. The blend makes it goes down nicely and covers the alcohol. About the one thing that keeps it back is the body, but it is still a phenomenal beer.

Serving type: bottle

11-14-2008 03:50:21 | More by SykDoc
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Floydster

California

4.08/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

22 ounce bottle acquired in a trade with wkcyr4, thanks for the opportunity Wendall to try this Top 100 brew, split with my dad last night, poured into my Rubicon snifter

A-Very dark brown but almost black with some highlights, thin 1/2 inch creamy beige head that stayed around for a couple minutes, some retention, not much lacing
S-Fresh coffee beans that are mostly roasted espresso, dark chocolate, also some grassy accents, some faintly sweet malt, half and half, and leather
T-This stout was obviously coffee infused but near as intense as the aroma point to or you would think after brews like Speedway and Arctic Rhino, this started off with some slightly sweet dark cocoa, that faded into some roasted malts and espresso in the middle, finish was dry with mild hops and more coffee but not much, flavor was not overpowering, instead the coffee enhanced the malts flavors and really brought out the roastiness in this brew, by the end it got creamy and milky like somebody put some dairy in the beer when I was not looking to give it an even more coffee-like flavor and desirable sweetness
M-Medium bodied, slightly thin for how big of a beer it is, roasty, chewy, and dry mouthfeel, taste lingers, nice low level of carbonation that fit this brew
D-Could have drank the bomber but would have been limited after that, bit heavy on the stomach, do not know the ABV but it does not seem like it could be higher than eight percent, and if it was then it was well hidden

First beer I have tasted from Central Waters but now I look forward to trying others, thought the coffee was going to be more aggressive but it was fairly mellow and worked well with the other flavors, one thing is for sure and that is that it tasted very fresh, would drink again, recommended

Serving type: bottle

11-11-2008 04:35:14 | More by Floydster
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Deuane

Pennsylvania

4.53/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to nflmvp with the hookup on this one.

A-deep, dark brown with ruby highlights. A thin tan head adorns and then slowly recedes and leaves spotty lace.

S-Fresh ground dark roasted coffee with a hint of chocolate. Overall thou this one is all about the arabica!

T-Straight up coffee goodness accented with chocolate malt notes and a background bite of sublte spicy hops.

M-Medium body and smooth but not as creamy as I would have liked. This makes the brew come off a bit thin. Not thin enough to be a detractor but thin enough not to bump up the score into rarified air. Flavours are long lasting a lovely.

D-Well done, as good as hyped. I am impressed with this CW offering. I could easily see myself enjoying an entire bomber next time around. Bump up the body a tad and this one could challenge Pisgah Valdez as the champion of coffee stouts.

Serving type: bottle

11-09-2008 07:39:29 | More by Deuane
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ffejherb

Pennsylvania

4.43/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured via 22oz. bomber on 11/1/08. Thanks to Deuane for sharing.

A - Very dark brown with hazlenut highlights and thin, bubbly mocha-colored head.

S - Aroma is fresh ground coffee and a bit of coffee mixed with some coffee. There is a hint of chocolate sweetness and a mild sourness in the back.

T - Fantastic coffee flavor complemented by chocolate malty notes and an earthy bitterness. Simply delicious!

M - Medium body with smooth, creamy texture and soft carbonation. Just a tad thin overall, but doesn't really detract from the overall mouthfeel. Finish is moderately bitter.

D - Very well-done coffee stout with exceptional drinkability and tons of fresh coffee flavor. I need to get more of this outstanding brew!

Serving type: bottle

11-02-2008 22:10:07 | More by ffejherb
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cdkrenz

Wisconsin

4.1/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I've had this lovely bottle packed away in my beer fridge for months now. Since I purchased it I've made a number of trips out to the CW Brewery. On those trips I've sampled the Brewhouse Coffee Stout straight from the tap and have been very pleased every time. I'm hoping for the same satisfaction from the bottle. I guess I'll find out. I too wanted to wait for a chance to crack this brew for breakfast, which today I have the luxury of doing.

A - It pours very thick into a stark black body. Its head is medium brown and stands about a half inch at its tallest before slowly tapering away. The head is frothy and looks sticky.

S - Coffee and chocolate make up the firm and distinguishable aroma.

T - The coffee flavor is definitely the focus. There are other flavors such as dark cocoa and a bit of hops in the finish.

M - The feel of this beer is soft and satin. It goes down very well, which may actually be a problem if you put it back to quickly. This is a brew to be savored with each pull.

~ I have to admit I think this beer is better from the tap. I've had at least a half dozen samples prior to this one and all but today's have been on draft. Don't get me wrong. The bottled form is good but a tap poured at the brewery, exceptional! This may seem like an obvious and well-known difference but I wanted to make the distinction here. I will likely re-review this brew after taking some notes while sipping a tapper.

Serving type: bottle

10-25-2008 15:09:42 | More by cdkrenz
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Bighuge

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This baby pours like a milkshake. Looks viscous as it pours and creates a rich looking head of brown cream. Pitch black body. Lace comes in sheets. This smells like a cup of the finest joe. Scratch that. This smells like a cup of high quality coffee blended with a milkshake. And the flavor coats the mouth in layers. Layers of caramel, French roast coffee, dark chocolate, vanilla nougat, heavy cream and bitter deep roasted coffee bean. Lots of complexity and lots of flavor. The mouthfeel is damn smooth and creamy. There's a lingering bitterness derived from the coffee. Very slight alcoholic presence, but it really gets lost in the bitterness of the roasted malts and coffee grains. This is way too easy to drink. It's like putting back a coffee flavored milkshake.

This is just flat out phenomenal. Outstanding. I've had some great coffee beers in the past, but this takes the cake. Mark another notch on the bedpost for Central Waters....and give me a cigarette. This is the second beer from them that I've given straight 5's. (See Kosmyk Charlie for the first.)

Serving type: bottle

10-24-2008 02:45:04 | More by Bighuge
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WJVII

Wisconsin

4.3/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

At CW brewery had to have some Coffee Stout on tap. In a snifter this brew is black with a thin white cap. The nose is coffee, chocolate, and burnt caramel. The taste is fantastic, almost too much burnt malt, but the sweetness of the chocolate and the coffee flavor is dynamic and brings you back. Great or sipping on all night long!

Serving type: on-tap

10-19-2008 18:59:13 | More by WJVII
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NoonanDBarbarian

Alaska

4.15/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A - has a black with brown tinted color and gives a nice 1/4 inch tan colored head. and is leaving great lacing all the way down the glass.
S - It has a light coffee and cream type of smell almost like an irish latte
T - Just like the smell it has a almost milky coffee flavor for the start and continues to a bitter finish like a coffee
M - This is really my favorite part of the beer it gave me a real big surprise with a lot of carbonation but not too over-carbonated. with the carbonation you get a nice milky feel as well
D - The is an excellent beer I would love to be able to access it regularly especially for $7 a bottle though there are other beers in its class that are much better I highly recommend it

Serving type: bottle

10-15-2008 06:29:00 | More by NoonanDBarbarian
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Wasatch

Utah

4.47/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Got this one from a buddy from another forum.

22oz. Bomber

Pours a nice thick black color, nice carbonation, nice little fizzy tan head, with some sticky lacing to follow. The nose is malty, big coffee/chocolate/toffee notes, with some vanilla. The taste is awesome, malty, sweet, with some nice dark roasted malts, coffee, chocolate, and toffee. Medium body. Very drinkable, this is a very tasty Coffee Stout.

Serving type: bottle

10-12-2008 19:15:41 | More by Wasatch
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brewcrew76

Wisconsin

3.53/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A - Black with a very thin tan head that disappears quickly even with a vigorous pour.

S - Strong, cold black coffee. I searched and searched and that is all I could find. Slightly one dimensional.

T - Strong black coffee with a touch of roasted malt, slightly sweet at the start but then turns very dry and chalky with a a good deal of bitterness from the coffee.

M - Medium bodied with light carbonation and a dry, chalkiness that lingers on the tongue.

D - This one seemed a little one dimensional to me focused on the coffee. Not bad at all but would be better with more stout qualities.

Serving type: bottle

10-11-2008 02:00:59 | More by brewcrew76
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Sticket

Wisconsin

4.22/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

P- a 22oz brown bomber bottle.

A- pours dark, nearly black, with little to no light penetration. Tan colored head has good retention, really good, and decent lacing.

S- roasted barley and roasted coffee beans.

T- well balanced roasted grains with dark chocolates and coffee, and a mild finish of alcohol.

M- creamy medium body that is light-moderately carbonated.

D- a great stout overall.

Serving type: bottle

10-10-2008 00:29:39 | More by Sticket
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HopDerek

Pennsylvania

4.6/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Biggest of thanks to Kegatron for sharing this bottle with me.

Pours a deep black with 1 finger of creamy tan head, with good retention and lacing. Smells incredibly of coffee along with chocolate, roasted malt, espresso, and even citrus. Tastes of coffee, milk chocolate, molasses, and roasted malt with a finish of espresso beans, citrus, and floral hops. Full bodied with nice carbonation. Smooth and creamy with lots of bitter coffee flavors, but less abrasive thanks to a firm sweetness from chocolate and molasses. A coffee beer lover's dream come true, very easy to drink and hiding much of its alcohol impressively. Contends well with the other well-known coffee stouts out there, and makes me curious to try other Central Waters brews.

Serving type: bottle

10-06-2008 23:44:51 | More by HopDerek
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joepais

Maine

4.43/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to Joe1510 for this treat
Bottle poured into a snifter produced a nice finger worth of coco colored head that turned to a thick lace. The body on this stout is pitch black in color.

The aromas remind me of walking into a quant little coffee shop downtown that roasts it own coffee. This has a great nose glad I decided to do this one for Sunday brunch I would have kicked myself if I wasted this one on anything else. There is also a little malt sweetness wafting off of this as well.

Flavor is the same as the nose in a lot of ways. You get that big coffee flavor up front. Yes I say it again this is a great beer for brunch. Just enough caramel malt sweetness so it feels like there is some sugar in that coffee and a light bitter finish for us espresso nuts. Good medium to thick feel on this brew

I will say if you don't like coffee you won't like this brew but I could drink this stuff all day. Thanks again Joe this is truly a good cup of Joe (bad pun intended LOL)

Serving type: bottle

10-05-2008 16:17:09 | More by joepais
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Kegatron

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

22 oz bottle into a snifter. Big thanks to Jw347 for hooking me up with this in the recent Virgin BIF.

Pours a pitch black with a finger of slightly fizzy mocha colored head. Peters down pretty quickly, bunching up around the edges with some thin wisps across the center. Fires up nicely when swirled, leaving a huge cascade of lacing down the sides of the glass. The aroma is Wow! A big ole' bouquet of roasted coffee greats the nose. Just like freshly ground coffee beans. I'm also picking up some underlying malt sweetness and even a touch of hop character towards the back.

The taste is just THICK with straight up roasted coffee character that is well balanced by some sweet notes of chocolate and caramel that helps pull back some of the bitterness. There is also just a touch of citrus and floral hops in the back that helps finish things with a smack. The mouthfeel is full bodied with a creamy carbonation that spreads out across the palette but there is also a good bit of slickness mixed in there as well.

Very impressive, this is definitely up there for me as far as Coffee Stouts are concerned. Rich coffee profile that is well balanced by some softer sweet notes and this went down the hatch exceptionally easily. Easy recommendation and good work here from Central Waters.

Serving type: bottle

10-03-2008 22:09:15 | More by Kegatron
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dbtoe

Wisconsin

4.1/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a pint glass

Look is black with a nice finger of head that reduces to a good cap, very good looking pours.

Smell coffee chocolate and sweet roasted malts. I love the smell of this beer.

Taste big coffee taste with roasted malt chocolate sweet flavors and some bitterness at the end. Big smack of all flavors all through the drink.

Feel full body chewy with lively carbonation. A party in your mouth.

Drink very drinkable but for me 1 22 oz bottle is enough and 2 of them becomes too much flavor wise.

Comment I really like this beer a lot and I'm not even a coffee drinker. Temp is important don't drink it too cold.

Serving type: bottle

09-30-2008 21:22:59 | More by dbtoe
Brewhouse Coffee Stout from Central Waters Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 716 ratings.