Cast Iron Stout | Hilliard's Beer

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Brewed by:
Hilliard's Beer
Washington, United States
hilliardsbeer.com

Style: American Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by barleywinefiend on 11-14-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
7
Reviews:
3
Avg:
3.11
pDev:
13.18%
 
 
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Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 3
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3.5/5  rDev +12.5%

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3.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Photo of jcr8611
4/5  rDev +28.6%

Photo of beertunes
3.1/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Served in straight pint glass. Poured a typical black color with a very thin, tan head that had low retention and lacing. The aroma started out with some nice roasty notes and also featured good, earthy grains and a bit of yeast spice that seems to be common among the beers from this brewery.

The flavors were pretty much those of an average example of the style, roast & grains, with that bit yeastiness going on. The body was really thin for the style, but since I enjoyed the beer overall, I didn't mark it down any further. Drinkability was very nice, the beer went down smooth and easily enough. Overall, a nice little beer that probably won't thrill you, but won't be a waste of time and calories either. Worth a shot when you see it.

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Photo of BCross
3/5  rDev -3.5%

Photo of BillHilly
2.82/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

A: translucent brown, large bubbles, usually a bad sign

S: light roasted malt very mild nothing stands out

T: medium roast, under malted

M: very thin

O: Consider this an under-average stout. Nothing good nothing bad and definitely nothing worth rebuying.

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Photo of barleywinefiend
3.1/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

A: Poured a deep brown withg ood carbonation leaving a dirty cap

S: Roasted malt, light cocoa

T: Pretty simple. Roasted grains, cocoa and a whiff at espresso

M: Tame, well carbonated, body was light and mouthfeel was thin for the style

O: Average for the style

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Cast Iron Stout from Hilliard's Beer
3.11 out of 5 based on 7 ratings.
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