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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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goatgoat

Arizona

3.6/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Got this from 2 traders in short order, so thanks to cmurren25 and russwbeck for the opportunity.

Clear black with mahogany highlights that can be wrenched from the brew, if you take the trouble. Thick creamy cocoa tinged head. Nice retention and a thick lace. Aroma is roasted coffee with a bare undertone of citrus hops. Taste is a first sweetness that moves into roasted coffee and finishes with a blend of roasted and hop bitterness. Smooth and medium full body with a nice subtle sweet coating finish.

Maybe just a bit too American for my tastes. I thought the coffee was nicely done, but the roasted and hop bitterness in the finish clashed a little.

Serving type: bottle

01-29-2011 21:12:10 | More by goatgoat
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crbnfbr

Kentucky

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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4/5  rDev +5.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

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Virginia

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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%
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Tröegs Java Head Stout from Tröegs Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 1,719 ratings.