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Beers with a coffee taste?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by amhatfield3, Jan 2, 2013.

  1. amhatfield3

    amhatfield3 Aficionado (165) Ohio Dec 27, 2012

    What are some good brews that taste like coffee? The stronger the better!
  2. Oneinchaway

    Oneinchaway Savant (310) California Jun 12, 2011 Beer Trader

    Goose Island BCBCS. Just had my first bottle on NYE. HOLY SHIT! Coffee Heaven. Use that to wash down some chocolate style desert and it's pure heaven.
  3. TheMonkfish

    TheMonkfish Initiate (0) Chad Jan 8, 2012

    Ballast Point Victory at Sea is a good one.
  4. Cigar city Cubano Esspresso, soooo good
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  5. Roudy1

    Roudy1 Savant (385) Iowa Sep 29, 2012 Beer Trader

    Bell's Java Stout.
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  6. huysmans

    huysmans Savant (415) New Jersey Dec 5, 2007

    Hell's Black Intelligencer!
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  7. denver10

    denver10 Poobah (1,055) New Mexico Nov 17, 2010

    Founders Breakfast Stout
    Epic's Big Bad Baptist
    Sante Fe's Imperial Java Stout
  8. FUNKPhD

    FUNKPhD Advocate (515) Texas Apr 13, 2010

    FBS is all you need. Coffee Bender is a solid choice.
  9. Danny1217

    Danny1217 Advocate (705) Florida Jul 15, 2011 Beer Trader

    Wake N Bake
  10. if you want black bitter roasted coffee than Bourban County. if you want coffee ice cream, Schaffly Coffee Stout.
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  11. Such a killer beer!
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  12. socon67

    socon67 Champion (825) New York Jun 18, 2010

    My personal favs are Cigar City Cubano Espresso, Peche Mortel, and Wake & Bake. And in that order.
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  13. dap325

    dap325 Aficionado (200) New York Apr 2, 2009

    Southern Tier Javah for Coffee and Mokah for coffee and chocolate
  14. crusian

    crusian Advocate (700) Oregon May 14, 2010 Beer Trader

    Black xantus is pretty heavy on the coffee.
  15. Founders Breakfast Stout
    Southern tier 2x stout
  16. chekako

    chekako Aficionado (100) New Jersey Dec 28, 2007

    I was going to recommend Schlafly too. crazy coffee flavor in that, and maybe easier to find then BCS.
  17. Founders breakfast stout
    BBC Coffeehouse porter (on nitro if you can get it on draft especially!)
  18. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Champion (800) Colorado Jan 20, 2012 Beer Trader

    espresso oaked yeti
  19. Troegs Java Head
  20. elgiacomo

    elgiacomo Savant (470) Georgia Jun 28, 2007

    Terrapin's Wake-n-Bake is one of my favorites. Real fresh right now too.

    Other good ones:
    - Alesmith Speedway Stout
    - Great Divide Espresso Yeti (should be seeing a fresh batch soon??)
    - Mikkeller Beer Geek Breakfast, or even better, Beer Geek Brunch Weasel
    - Dieu du Ciel Peche Mortel
    - Hitachino Nest Espresso Stout
    - Founders Breakfast Stout
  21. DelMontiac

    DelMontiac Advocate (745) Oklahoma Oct 22, 2010

  22. This.
    Allow me to add Ballast Point Victory at Sea.
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  23. BrownAleMale

    BrownAleMale ¡Bad Trader! (655) Wisconsin Dec 14, 2011 ¡Bad Trader! Beer Trader

    The Devil Made Me Do It by far the biggest coffee bomb Ive had
  24. Ford

    Ford Advocate (570) Texas Sep 8, 2012 Beer Trader

    Real Ale Coffee Porter
    New Belgium Lips of Faith Imperial Coffee Stout
  25. Ford

    Ford Advocate (570) Texas Sep 8, 2012 Beer Trader

    Really want to try this one... is it seasonal or year round?
  26. diesel59

    diesel59 Savant (410) New York Jan 3, 2012

    The Bruery... "Smoking Wood"
  27. Siggy125

    Siggy125 Advocate (635) California Nov 10, 2006 Beer Trader

    Speedway and BA Speedway. There's your cake and eat it too. Enjoy
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  28. ledzeppelin4

    ledzeppelin4 Savant (410) Illinois May 18, 2011

    Tyranena the Devil Made Me Do It. Great Lakes Edmunds Fitzgerald. Smuttynose Robust Porter.
  29. Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout
    Smuttynose Old Brown Dog Ale
    Green Flash Double Stout
    Lake Placid Ubu Ale
    Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale
  30. strangebrew321

    strangebrew321 Savant (425) Indiana Feb 18, 2009 Beer Trader

    Tyranena the Devil Made Me Do It
    Bells Java Stout
    Surly Coffee Bender
  31. Cenosillicaphobe

    Cenosillicaphobe Savant (360) Maine Jul 24, 2011

    Seriously one of the best beers I've ever tasted...I want FFF to bottle it SOOOOOOOOOOO bad.
  32. fearfactory

    fearfactory Advocate (545) Massachusetts Aug 12, 2012 Subscriber Beer Trader

    Brash-Texas Exile
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  33. Northlax3

    Northlax3 Savant (355) New Jersey Aug 19, 2012 Beer Trader

    No one has mentioned Kona's Pipeline Porter. I'll be damned if that didnt have more coffee taste than Lagunitas's Cappuccino Stout.
  34. basscram

    basscram Savant (395) Maine Mar 29, 2006

    Cigar City Brewing here in Tampa makes some pretty wild coffee tasting beers. I'm always unsure if I should get a buzz or be caffeinated haha.
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  35. Brash Texas Exile
    Surly Coffee Bender
    Founders Breakfast Stout
    Great River Redband Coffee Stout
    Victory at Sea
    Central Waters Brewhouse Coffee Stout
    Big Wood Morning Wood
    Flat Earth Black Helicopter

    Just a few...
  36. bobbanks001

    bobbanks001 Aficionado (195) Pennsylvania Sep 14, 2012 Beer Trader

    Flying Dog Kujo
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  37. elgiacomo

    elgiacomo Savant (470) Georgia Jun 28, 2007

    It's seasonal. There should be a new batch soon, if not already as the last batch we had was bottled in December of 2011.
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  38. Ravenacht

    Ravenacht Advocate (630) Florida Aug 10, 2012 Beer Trader

    Ditto on this one also try Terrapin Wake & Bake for a coffee bomb
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  39. Peche Mortel! Insane amounts of coffee.
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  40. Dark Horse Perkuklator. Straight hazelnut coffee.
    CCB Cubano Espresso
    LoneRider Espresso Jack

    I think its too bitter and unbalanced, but thats just me.