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Coffee Smoke & Dagger | Jack's Abby Brewing

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BA SCORE
3.86/5
Very Good
179 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Jack's Abby Brewing
Massachusetts, United States
jacksabbybrewing.com

Style: Rauchbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by taez555 on 05-11-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#11,452
Reviews:
26
Ratings:
179
pDev:
10.62%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
18
Gots:
8
Trade:
1
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User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 179 |  Reviews: 26
Photo of OzmanBey
5/5  rDev +29.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of cadaugherty
4.05/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of JFolster
3.35/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of dar482
4.11/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

The beer hits of cold brewed coffee for days, light on the sweetness, complimented by medium roasted malt, a soft nitro mouthfeel onto a lingering roast bitterness.

The coffee addition helps to cover up the smokey elements in the beer as the nitro compliments the coffee flavors wonderfully.

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Photo of Knapp85
3.88/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of PhineasMcClintock
3.77/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Petegrieco
3.74/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Stillmakingnoise
3.85/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Masters
3.74/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ScaryEd
3.53/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Nucleosynthesis
3.97/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TimBeaulieu
3.58/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Patches826
3.75/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mthomp081
4.25/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Faxmesomehalibut
4.22/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of madtowndmb1
3.69/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of paresis
4.02/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of IcemanCometh
4.08/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of jfstilling
3.9/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of AirBob
3.72/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A - One finger of off-white head which dissipates to a thin cap. Good lacing. Black body with ruby hues around the edges of the glass.

S - Roasted coffee. Slight smoked meat. Some dark cocoa.

T - Black coffee. Smoke. Bready with some underlying malty sweetness.

M - Medium-low carbonation. Thickish on the tongue to start, but the middle and finish it thin.

O - I enjoy S&D more. The coffee compliments the smokiness, but there was some underlying sweetness that turned me off.

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Photo of Resuin
4/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of NinjaJesus
4.11/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The coffee and hint of smoke really make this beer delicious. This is perfect on a cold evening by the fire.

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Photo of JohnofUpton
4.12/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of porterman66
4.54/5  rDev +17.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Excellent coffee nose, not subtle coffee taste, but very good.

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Photo of mudboneINla
3.83/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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Coffee Smoke & Dagger from Jack's Abby Brewing
Beer rating: 3.86 out of 5 with 179 ratings
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