Sweet Baby Jesus | DuClaw Brewing Company

Sweet Baby JesusSweet Baby Jesus
BA SCORE
65.8%
Liked This Beer
3.8 w/ 2,568 ratings
Sweet Baby JesusSweet Baby Jesus
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
DuClaw Brewing Company
Maryland, United States
duclaw.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
First brewed in 2011, this Chocolate Peanut Butter Porter is jet black in color with a tan, rocky head, full body and creamy, luxurious mouthfeel. Its lightly sweet, malty flavor is accented by rich flavors of chocolate, coffee and peanut butter, and balanced by a subtle hop character and moderate 6.5% abv. Sweet Baby Jesus finishes smooth, dry, and roasty with lingering notes of chocolate and peanut butter so savory, you will exclaim its name!

Added by MasterSki on 12-23-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#14,059
Reviews:
419
Ratings:
2,568
Liked:
1,691
Avg:
3.8/5
pDev:
15%
Alströms:
3
 
 
Wants:
196
Gots:
888
Trade:
19
User Ratings & Reviews
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3.8/5  rDev 0%

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3.21/5  rDev -15.5%

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3.66/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Surprised I had not had this before, so thanks to rudzud for sharing.

Pours a light fizzy tan head that fades fairly quickly, darker brown color with plenty of dirty light sneaking though.

Nose brings lots if peanut butter, a dried old earthy grainy Peanut butter, starts to get an earthy peanut shell, quite nutty, grainy doughy.

Taste brings more Peanutbutter, nutty, earthy peanuts, caramel, mild bitterness, little grainy malt, doughy, little earthy hop on the back end. Finish is mild earthy spicy hop bitterness, little grainy malt, plenty more peanut butter lingering.

Mouth is med bod, decent carb.

Overall ok, plenty of peanut butter, not much left for porter though, but enjoyable and fun.

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Photo of chefhatt
4/5  rDev +5.3%

On tap at franklin house.
has a dark color body with a thin tan head.
Aroma is of roasted choc and peanut butter.
Taste is like peanut butter cup liquidfied witj roasted malts.
mouthfeel is smooth and overall dam good beer.

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4.08/5  rDev +7.4%

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4.12/5  rDev +8.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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4/5  rDev +5.3%

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3.88/5  rDev +2.1%

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4/5  rDev +5.3%

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4.24/5  rDev +11.6%

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3.44/5  rDev -9.5%

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3/5  rDev -21.1%

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4.24/5  rDev +11.6%

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3.6/5  rDev -5.3%

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3.16/5  rDev -16.8%

Photo of rudzud
3.65/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Shared with JLindros.

A - Poured into a Kate the Great tulip a clear dark brown with a thin quarter inch head That fades to leave thin head and light wisps.

S - Aromas of nice peanut butter, super faint chocolate, smells like a reeses peanut butter cup, quite pleasant.

T - Taste is sweet malts, poor quality chocolate, sweet, peanut butter isn't bad, not the best but it is pleasant. Not a lot of porter notes but still quite tasty.

M - Mouthfeel is lightly carbonated, drinkable, sweet.

O - Overall this beer was tasty, nice peanut butter balance.

Serving type: Bottle

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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

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3.24/5  rDev -14.7%

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4.08/5  rDev +7.4%

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3.64/5  rDev -4.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

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3.88/5  rDev +2.1%

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3.96/5  rDev +4.2%

Sweet Baby Jesus from DuClaw Brewing Company
Beer rating: 65.8% out of 100 with 2,568 ratings
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