Black Shag Stout - Dux de Lux

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Black Shag Stout
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 2
Avg: 3.54
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Dux de Lux
New Zealand (Aotearoa)

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

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Beer added by: willjansen on 01-03-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 2
Reviews by willjansen:
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3.42/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Sampled on tap at the Dux Christchurch in December 07 in pint glass.

Appearance - Deep charcoal black, nice tan, creamy (nitro) head with good retention..

Smell - Difficult to ascertain smell, but hints of mint, licorice, heavy chocolate and coffee. Touch of oats in the mash? Slightly too bitter for me, but appropriate for a dry stout. Somewhat boring, especially as you progress.

Mouthfeel - Smooth, velvety with great level of carbonation for the style (i.e. not much)

Drinkability - Overall, not bad but rather forgettable as stouts go. Nothing too creative in this one, but nothing offensive at all either. Still the best brewpub stout I've had in Oceania...

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4/5  rDev n/a

Black Shag Stout from Dux de Lux
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