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Sue - Yazoo Brewing Company

Not Rated.
SueSue

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

629 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 629
Reviews: 217
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 10.87%
Wants: 182
Gots: 128 | FT: 12
Brewed by:
Yazoo Brewing Company visit their website
Tennessee, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: ckeegan04 on 07-29-2009

The south is famous for smoking everything. Why not beer? Sue is a big, rich, smoky malt bomb of a beer, with mellow smokiness coming from barley malts smoked with cherry wood, and assertive bitterness from Galena and Perle hops to cleanse the finish.

Original tap version was 7.5% ABV, bottled version is up to 9%.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Photo of ygtbsm94
4.15/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Aroma campfire, smoked malt, slight bacon & cocoa, licorice. Taste subtle smokiness, chocolate, slight coffee & malt, smooth finish.

Photo of Hugh37
4.59/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Texsuds
4.05/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of bborche
4.79/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This is an awesome porter. I love the smoke. The balance is awesome. This blows away Stone Smoked Porter. Im going to have to get some more of this.

Photo of jayhunter357
3.88/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Denzo
4/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Peter1977
4/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Axnjxn
3.75/5  rDev -9.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Aisha
4/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Billy_Bars
4.56/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of bluejacket74
4.18/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

750 ml bottle. Served in a nonic pint glass, the beer pours a very dark brown color with about an inch and a half tan head that stayed around a very long time. There's also a good amount of lacing. Aroma is nice, the brew smells like smoked malt, chocolate, and a bit of coffee. It tastes like smoked malt, bittersweet and milk chocolate, coffee, dark fruit and a bit of licorice. Mouthfeel/body is medium, it's creamy and coating with a good amount of carbonation. The 9% ABV is well hidden. I thought this was a good brew, if you're into smoked beers then you should probably give this one a try! $5.99 a bottle.

Photo of vitamin_g
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of zimm421
4.1/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Stinger80OH
3.81/5  rDev -8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ohiobeer29
3/5  rDev -27.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Solid brew chocolate and smoke not a lot but definitely there can't tell it's 9%abv very drinkable

Photo of Lynn
4.62/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Psberrier
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of mikepcarney
5/5  rDev +20.8%

Photo of jmkoller11
4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of ScottJWing
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of ESpindle615
4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of dtomes
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of Brihon
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of ImperatorScab
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of bsallre
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Sue from Yazoo Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 629 ratings.