Peanut Butter Cup
Big Muddy Brewing

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From:
Big Muddy Brewing
 
Illinois, United States
Style:
American Stout
Ranked #61
ABV:
6%
Score:
91
Ranked #8,319
Avg:
4.19 | pDev: 9.07%
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
7
Status:
Active
Rated:
Mar 12, 2022
Added:
Jul 28, 2018
Wants:
  0
Gots:
  1
SCORE
91
Outstanding
Peanut Butter CupPeanut Butter Cup
Notes: None
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Rated: 4.56 by Rollmeaway2loadout from Illinois

Mar 12, 2022
 
Rated: 3.87 by Taenim from New Jersey

Dec 13, 2021
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Rated by Captain69 from Illinois

3.53/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
great peanut butter and chocolate taste creamy drink a lot of flavor but filling
Aug 22, 2021
 
Rated: 4.62 by Vylo from New Jersey

Mar 19, 2021
 
Rated: 4.25 by paulish from New York

Dec 05, 2020
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Reviewed by hoptheology from South Dakota

4.56/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5
6 reviews, this is rarer than I thought.
12 oz bottle, some sort of date code, I can't decipher it.
BIBCO Teku

Pours chocolate-y brown, forms a silky dark black body, with a creamy head of 1/2 finger, receding to a stable thin ring.

Aroma...well, I can't think of anything closer to an actual peanut butter cup than this. Smells the same from the glass as it does the bottle. No off-aromas. No earthiness. It's straight melted Reese's. A well-deserved 5.

The flavor is a hell of a base stout, very clean, easy drinking, with roasted malt and deep coffee, slight cream. The peanut butter comes afterwards, in a lovely nutty, semi-sweet fashion. Then it drops off a bit in favor of roasted malt. That's okay, it buoys. A little Reese’s Pieces on the finish. Sweet but not over the top. It’s no pastry stout, and for that I am thankful. Great balance of coffee, peanut butter, and roasted malt.

Feel is slick and oily with a good dose of roasty dryness. A clean finish. Medium bodied, a little on the thin side. Minimal warmth.

Overall, simply stunning. As a session stout it doesn't get much better than this on the peanut butter end of things. I could drink three in a row easily and be satisfied for the night. An underrated champion of a style variant that gets murdered often.

$12.99 / 6 pack
Oct 31, 2020
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Reviewed by beerguy04 from Illinois

3.86/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
Pours dark brown, with red hues when you put it to the light. Has a big tan head. Smell is of smelling a jiff jar. Taste is watered down peanut butter. Mouthfeel is light for a stout. Overall, smell and look is nice, but, could be better with taste.
Jul 13, 2020
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Reviewed by Machete824 from Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5
Really great concept of a milk stout with a strong chocolate background, coupled with a strong peanut flavor. Really nice balance between the two, with the peanut side stronger. Smooth mouthfeel - a little on the flatter side but not badly so. Nose is all peanuts with a hint of chocolate. Overall, a really well made beer that is markedly different from many others.
May 25, 2020
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Reviewed by zeff80 from Missouri

3.99/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
On tap. Poured out an opaque, jet-black color with a small, khaki-colored head of foam. It smelled strongly of peanut butter, some milk chocolate and caramel. Peanut heavy beer with subtle chocolate notes.
Nov 16, 2019
 
Rated: 4.75 by tcbro023 from Wisconsin

Aug 11, 2019
 
Rated: 4.06 by lemmy187 from Missouri

Jul 28, 2018
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Reviewed by Franziskaner from Missouri

3.79/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
Black in color with no light penetration. Fingernail of brown on top. Light lacing. Smells like a Reese’s peanut butter cup! They nailed the aroma. The taste is more dark chocolate and peanut butter and it seems to all hit at the front of the palate and then it really drops off. The mouth is a tad oily and dry from the fatty peanut butter.
Jul 28, 2018
Peanut Butter Cup from Big Muddy Brewing
Beer rating: 91 out of 100 with 12 ratings