Ruta Maya Dark | Hops and Grain Brewery

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Brewed by:
Hops and Grain Brewery
Texas, United States
hopsandgrain.com

Style: Schwarzbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by elNopalero on 03-06-2012

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Reviews:
1
Ratings:
6
Avg:
4.54
pDev:
15.42%
 
 
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look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

This pours an almost-black ruddy color. Thin lacing. Some distinct roast coffee aroma along with a touch of cacao and a whisper of smokey malt undertones. Coffee-forward flavor which dominates and defines this brew, with a more of a stout-roast coming through, and a smooth finish. I pick up hints of a lactic, milk-stout tang that’s barely perceptible but a unique treat. I could definitely see myself drinking more of this once it’s available in cans. It’s a schwarzbier but I’m thinking more stout based on the roast, body and coffee cocoa flavors. Breakfast beer, anyone?

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Ruta Maya Dark from Hops and Grain Brewery
4.54 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
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