Double Bass Raspberry Double Chocolate Stout
Starr Hill Brewery

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Stout - American Imperial
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3.99 | pDev: 18.55%
Starr Hill Brewery
Virginia, United States
Double Bass Raspberry Double Chocolate StoutDouble Bass Raspberry Double Chocolate Stout
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1971bernat from Virginia

2.5/5  rDev -37.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Aug 02, 2020
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BeerAndGasMasks from Virginia

4.2/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

From the bottle, it pours a dark brown with a light brown head that quickly diminishes to a ring. In the nose, it is chocolate and raspberry. In the mouth, it is the same. If you like chocolate and raspberry, this brew is for you!

Dec 08, 2019
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EnderFett11 from Virginia

4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured moderately hard from a bottle into a snifter glass, eventually giving half a finger of light brown head. Deep brown color with no lacing after the head faded. Smells like a strange combination of malt and raspberry. Taste is a bit of malt followed by tart raspberry. Light/medium bodied with minimal carbonation. Not a bad stout, but a bit too tart of a raspberry flavor for my liking.

Dec 29, 2019
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RBorsato from Virginia

4.77/5  rDev +19.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Mar 12, 2019
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akaizer from Virginia

4.9/5  rDev +22.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Poured a dense, dark tan 1" foam head that slowly compressed down over 1-2 minutes. Coloration is a very dark brown, verging on black, that lets absolutely no light directly through, but a touch of reddish-rasberry coloration seems to evident on the margins.

The scent is absolutely perfect: chocolate with notes of rasberry and chocolate covered rasberry. Taste follows and it is phenomenal: chocolate up front giving way to chocolate covered rasberry (with no seeds!) and finishing with a bit more of even balance between chocolate and rasberry. Feel is medium to full bodied, with a bit of the 7.8% ABV peeking through as the glass warms.

Simply one of my favorite brews and one I cannot recommend highly enough (in case the review was not effusive enough...). If you can grab this to try, you should!

(I should note that a similar statement could be made for almost any of the Box of Chocolate beers that this is a part of -- so if you find that box of chocolates and think one of the 4 flavors might tickle your fancy do not hesitate to grab a box before I do!)

Nov 15, 2019
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VABA from Virginia

4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-Pours a solid black color with a nice light tan head and lacing
A-Aroma has cocoa and slight raspberry hints
T-the taste follows the nose with cocoa and slight raspberry flavors
T-A medium bodied decently carbonated beer
O-A good stout

Dec 22, 2019
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entenduintransit from Tennessee

3.57/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Sep 18, 2020
Double Bass Raspberry Double Chocolate Stout from Starr Hill Brewery
Beer rating: 3.99 out of 5 with 7 ratings