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Great Lakes Blackout Stout - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

2,449 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 2,449
Reviews: 1,074
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 8.53%
Wants: 389
Gots: 318 | FT: 26
Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Wildman on 02-14-2004)
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terrabyte

Wisconsin

4.4/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a dark black with hints of ruby when light hits it on the edges. A nice thick foamy light-brown head. Lots of billowy lacing left behind.

A deep aroma of milk chocolate.

Flavor is rich and thick. Milk chocolate, a hint of tobacco smoke, followed by a strong, smoky alcoholic bite in the aftertaste. Very warming.

Mouthful is creamy and thick. Well carbonated. Barely sticky.

Drinkability is excellent for the ABV. Great taste, aftertaste, and pleasing booze.

An extremely enjoyable RIS. One of the few Great Lakes I enjoy a lot.

Serving type: bottle

03-18-2007 19:45:57 | More by terrabyte
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Great Lakes Blackout Stout from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 2,449 ratings.