Big Hugs | Half Acre Beer Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Half Acre Beer Company
Illinois, United States
halfacrebeer.com

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
This beer is a thug. Big and chock full of tender embrace.

Added by emerge077 on 12-10-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
693
Reviews:
168
Avg:
4.1
pDev:
8.54%
 
 
Wants:
296
Gots:
180
For Trade:
16
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3.87/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Bottle shared by HopasaurusRex, thanks for the opportunity!
Pours a solid black with a creamy tan head that dissipates rather quickly. Huge coffee aromas as well as some chocolate roast and light brown sugar. Light earthy aromas and a very faint dark dried fruitiness round out the aroma quite well. The flavor is rich dark chocolate maltiness with a bunch of creamed coffee poured over it. Light fruit and earth round out the flavor quite nicely. Medium body with a light to moderate level of carbonation. Really nice coffee brew, I'm glad I got to try this.

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4.42/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Had on tap at Half Acre Out of the Vault Series from 2012

A) thick, dark used motor oil color two finger Mocha color head leaves good amount of lacing.

S) coffee, milk chocolate, black patent malt

T) sweet milk chocolate, espresso, toasted bread, coffee finish.

M) thick like melted chocolate ice cream.

O) great coffee stout, glad to
Have had the 2012 version on tap.

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Big Hugs from Half Acre Beer Company
4.1 out of 5 based on 693 ratings.
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