Jemmy Stout | The Wrecking Bar Brewpub

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49 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
The Wrecking Bar Brewpub
Georgia, United States
wreckingbarbrewpub.com

Style: American Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.40%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
With eleven different grains used in the brewing process, this is one of the more complex stouts out there. Several different roasted barleys, wheat, oats and caramelized grains yield hints of bread, toffee, dark fruits, chocolate and coffee. Just enough hops for balance and traditional English yeast for true stout character.

OG 1.063
IBU 42

Added by ChainGangGuy on 06-26-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
49
Reviews:
9
Avg:
4.08
pDev:
9.31%
 
 
Wants:
1
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3
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Photo of Cyberkedi
5/5  rDev +22.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Comes out of the tap an opaque warm sable with a fine-bubbled tan head that leave some substantial lacing. Smoky, chocolaty aroma has a tone of quality coffee and hints of caramel and licorice. Rich flavor has tones of unsweet chocolate, premium roast coffee and caramel, along with hints of licorice, toffee and molasses and just a whisper of hops. Fizzy, lively texture leaves a nice smoky tingle. If you live in Atlanta, or if ever you visit, this one is a must!

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Photo of ordybill
4.5/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from the tap into a pint glass at the Battery in Smyrna, Georgia. The appearance is pitch black with a medium sized white head. The aroma is full of roasted malts with some cocoa. The taste is also big on roasted malt with some sweet cocoa. An excellent beer.

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4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

Photo of Zach136
4.39/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Rich chocolate, mild balanced earthy coffee. Nice caramelized sugar notes that help round of and kilned malt sharpness. One of the top coffee stouts i've ever had. Hold's it's own with the imperials at 6.4%.

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4.29/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

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4.17/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of glid02
4.15/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

On-tap at the brewpub.

Pours black with dark brown highlights and a tan head that leaves decent lacing.

Smells of smooth roasted malts with moderate amounts of dark chocolate and cocoa powder. Also present are mild amounts of herbal and pine hops.

Tastes very similar to how it smells. Moderately roasted malts up front are joined quickly by semi-sweet chocolate flavors. Midway through the chocolate flavors turn more toward cocoa powder before being pushed aside by large pine and slightly herbal and leafy hops. The hops fade out near the end, carrying through to a moderately bitter ending. Mouthfeel is very good, with grainy carbonation.

Overall there wasn’t one facet that stood out as exceptional in this beer, but the overall product was above average. Well worth a shot.

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4.06/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Very dark brown body with a thin khaki head that leaves behind nice lacing.
S: Roasted, smoky malt nose. Espresso, woodsy, chocolate notes appear.
T: Coffee, chocolate, smoke, oak, earthy flavors that end bitter & clean.
M: Smooth thick body with clean, dry bitter finish.
O: Hearty stout that is balanced and very drinkable.

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4.02/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev -2%

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Jemmy Stout from The Wrecking Bar Brewpub
4.08 out of 5 based on 49 ratings.
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