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Dry Stout | Jupiter

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Brewed by:
Jupiter
California, United States
jupiterbeer.com

Style: Irish Dry Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.70%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by chugamugofsud on 05-15-2004

BEER STATS
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
9
Avg:
3.97
pDev:
11.84%
 
 
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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 9
Photo of WillCarrera
3.96/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A- Pours pitch black with a finger of incredibly rich, creamy espresso colored head. Leaves pretty good lacing.

S- Not much on the nose, some milk chocolate and coffee beans, a bit of malt.

T- Lots of coffee, roasted malts, char, and chocolate. Hops are noticeable towards the finish. Finish is dry and very roasted.

M- Does pretty damn well on nitro tap. Medium bodied, loads of carbonation with a very rich, creamy, velvety feel. The feel is pretty rich but still pretty drinkable.

O- A great dry stout, definitely a beer for people who want lots of roasted malt and char.

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Photo of chugamugofsud
3.85/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I had this offering in Jupiter during March and was relatively impressed with it. This beer doesn't compare to their Redspot, their Honey Wheat nor to their excellent IPA's; however, it is a relatively tasty offering. It pours dark with a huge (I'm talking 1.5-2") creamy head off of the nitro tap & is a dry, hearty stout with heavy chocolate tastes. They use a two row barley, a roasted barley and "select dark malts" in making it. Not the best stout I've had, nowhere near the worst. I recommend it if you're going to be sitting in Jupiter for a long time. It drinks easily and is consistent in texture from top to bottom.

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Photo of lhaqq
4.13/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A: Black. When held up to the light, still no traces of any dark copper or brown around the edges. Large, creamy, off-white head. Leaves a lot of lacing.
S: Not too powerful of a smell. Smells of coffee, and a bit smoky too.
T: Tastes strongly of cocoa. Begins bitter like cocoa or strong dark chocolate, but doesn't leave much of a bitter aftertaste. There is also some smoky flavor, as well as that of dark malts.
M: Creamy and round.
D: Not very high abv, definitely easy to drink (aside from the obvious thickness as a stout).
Great dry stout--will continue to get it regularly. Unfortunately, since stouts don't tend to be the most popular beer of college crowds, Jupiter only has a relatively small amount of the dry stout at any given time, so it is often not available when I've asked for it.

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Dry Stout from Jupiter
3.97 out of 5 based on 9 ratings.
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