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Brewer's Reserve May Day Stout - The Emerson Brewing Company

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Brewer's Reserve May Day Stout
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Ratings: 1
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rAvg: 4.37
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The Emerson Brewing Company visit their website
New Zealand (Aotearoa)

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Beer added by: VitBAficionado on 06-03-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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4.37/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Day fresh flagon (a.k.a. growler). Pours very dark brown/chestnut color with a semi-creamy medium khaki head. The roasted barley, roasted wheat, roasted rye & chocolate malt grain bill dominates both the nose and taste... but not exclusively. Smells of campfire ashes, almonds, coffee grounds and a hint of citrus. Taste starts out a little sweet with some orange/tangerine type flavor mixed in with a nutty roasted barley presence, moves into a more burnt toast and espresso in the middle, and finishes dry with a hint of bitter chocolate and pine. Soft full-bodied mouthfeel. This very well could be Emerson's best offering to date in my opinion. It'll be sad to see this one disappear from around town.

Brewer's Reserve May Day Stout from The Emerson Brewing Company
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