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Tröegs Java Head Stout - Tröegs Brewing Company

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Tröegs Java Head StoutTröegs Java Head Stout

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BA SCORE
85
very good

1,719 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,719
Reviews: 632
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 12.17%
Wants: 56
Gots: 145 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Tröegs Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Deuane on 08-25-2009)
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Reviews by Mancer:
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Mancer

New York

2.78/5  rDev -26.5%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

The bottle poured out a jet black color with a two finger high light brown head. The head slowly dissipated to a thick and sticky lace that smothered the glass and coated the top of the beer. The initial aromas of the beer were light alcohol, light coffee and some subtle caramel. The initial flavors were watery all around, stuper light coffee notes (barely noticeable,) and some lightly roasted grains. Nothing special here at all. This beer had a full body, light to no carbonation and was smooth.

The beer is a gorgeous pour but everything else is left to be desired. The smell and taste barely even had coffee, this beer is clearly not one they will be known for. What they got right was how an oatmeal stout should feel and how I envision stouts should pour.

Serving type: bottle

01-27-2011 14:24:30 | More by Mancer
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crbnfbr

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3.86/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Near black, nice frothy head after the pour. Leaves spotty lacing around my stout glass.
S: Bit of chocolate, coffee, sweetness.
T: Sweetness up front, then balanced by coffee at the end. A little bit of chocolate notes throughout.
M: Slightly on the thick side. Love how the bitterness of the coffee lingers on the back of the tongue.
O: Pretty pleasant beer, although I would probably only have one in a session. Maybe slightly above middle of the road for this beer in its category.

Serving type: bottle

07-29-2014 07:42:40 | More by crbnfbr
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Tröegs Java Head Stout from Tröegs Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 1,719 ratings.