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Aces & Ates | Big Boss Brewing

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3.96/5
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210 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Big Boss Brewing
North Carolina, United States
bigbossbrewing.com

Style: American Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BitterLover on 01-31-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#5,969
Reviews:
82
Ratings:
210
pDev:
13.13%
Bros Score:
4.1
 
 
Wants:
22
Gots:
23
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 210 |  Reviews: 82
Photo of TheEpeeist
4.07/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Mikemcgrath4
4/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of OriginalWayOut
4.25/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of HeartofMiami
3.82/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of kell50
3.82/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of warrendietrich2001
4.06/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dsshuck
3.74/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Bones349
4.31/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Subtle coffee added to a great stout.

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Photo of JamminJay1986
2.74/5  rDev -30.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Tylertut
3.92/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of georgeaaron
4.5/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of zachthelaxer93
4.24/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of walkinginplace
2.84/5  rDev -28.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of NateDyk47
3.98/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had a pint of this at Big Boss Brewery's taproom.

Look: dark brown (nearly black) pout with a finger of tan head
Smell: dark chocolate, coffee; overall smell rather weak
Taste: dark chocolate, coffee, roasted malt
Feel: smooth, medium/heavy body, medium/light carbonation

Overall: this was a pretty good stout. I'd definitely have it again.

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Photo of DanVas86
4.34/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Hides it's ABV very well. Finishes a hair bitter for a stout

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Photo of Immortale25
4/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of bb-magic
3.94/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of FriedSlug
4.01/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured an amber brown with a tan head that left banded lacing. Light penetrated through this beer more than I would expect for a stout. The smell is sweet coffee and cream. It is uncanny how this smells like an iced coffee. There are some roasted malts and chocolate like aromas as well. The taste is as the smell advertised. The coffee chocolate and sweetness all play nice as a bit of bitterness comes in the place and shuffles them out. Nice solid beer and the best I have had from the Big Boss. This needs to be a more frequent visit to local shelves.

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Photo of KM_Seahawk
3.98/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

On tap - Dark pour with a tan head, aroma & taste of dark chocolate & coffee. This is very enjoyable beer and the coffee not overpowering but noticeable.

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Photo of rangermunx
4.04/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of flyersfan900
4.44/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of ZorroZ
3.65/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A: dark, dark beer. Thick head that dissipates surprisingly quickly.
S: Pleasant, but a lot less aroma than I'd expected.
T: Malty & chocolatey up front, w/coffee on the back end.
M: Around what I'd expect for a stout, very enjoyable.
O: Perfect for a cool, rainy day.

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Photo of mbbransc
4.19/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of khargro2
3/5  rDev -24.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of ohiobeer29
3.65/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

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Aces & Ates from Big Boss Brewing
Beer rating: 3.96 out of 5 with 210 ratings
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