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Double Stout | Green Flash Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Green Flash Brewing Co.
California, United States
greenflashbrew.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
We explored 19th Century British Stout recipes, then charted a fresh course to land on a modern American version of the old-world classic. Our Double Stout encompasses the very best of both worlds. Golden naked oats, dark crystal and roasted malt offer a luscious balance of bittersweet chocolate and hints of coffee. Fair winds and following seas. Smooth sailing, all the way home.

Added by SacoDeToro on 03-17-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,025
Reviews:
888
Ratings:
3,114
pDev:
9.27%
Bros Score:
4.42
 
 
Wants:
141
Gots:
474
Trade:
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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A: poured from a 12 oz bottle into a pint glass, nearly black with short dark tan head that lingers leaving good lacing, clear

S: coffee, dark chocolate, espresso, heavily toasted grains, malt, caramel, molasses

T: beautiful coffee and dark chocolate flavors, nice hop bitterness, heavily roasted slightly nutty flavors, brown sugar

M: full bodied with lower carbonation, alcohol well hidden

O: a really nice stout, great toasty flavors, good hops to balance malt body

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Serving glass: Poured from bottle into Snifter.

Appearance: Pitch black with thick tan head and nice lacing rings.

Smell: Oats, molasses and strong roasted notes, but not too much chocolate or coffee. Somewhat chalky aroma.

Taste: Heavily roasted with oats, bittersweet chocolate and coffee. Some spicy hops notes but that is secondary to the roast. Some lingering smoke, molasses and maybe even a hint of pine or citrus.

Feel: Extremely smooth and creamy. Full bodied, low carbonation with a finish that dries up just enough. Slightly warming. Fantastic mouthfeel.

Overall: Exceedingly good, strong Oatmeal Stout. I am simply blown away, especially considering the availability and price.

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Double Stout from Green Flash Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.1 out of 5 with 3,114 ratings
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