The Wilfred
Angry Chair Brewing

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Style:
English Sweet / Milk Stout
Ranked #95
ABV:
7.5%
Score:
92
Ranked #4,405
Avg:
4.47 | pDev: 6.04%
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
21
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Angry Chair Brewing
 
Florida, United States
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Rotating
Wants
  2
Gots
  2
SCORE
92
Outstanding
Notes: German Chocolate Cupcake Stout with Maple
Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 21
Photo of Sabtos
3.8/5  rDev -15%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Ah, finally. This is one of those ones I really wanted to try, so it was my second stop at Super Rad. Unfortunately, this was after Cognac UT, so I was riding one hell of a flavor high.

That said, this is basically supposed to be maple Imperial German Chocolate Cupcake, but really, to me comes across as just a sticky maple stout. It's a maple overload that's sugary sweet, and lightly smoky, totally taking over any aspect of the underlying coconuty chocolate cake flavors that I know were very, very present in the base prior to the maple addition.

I imagine it's not all that far off from Woke, but I've not had them side by side. It's still enjoyable, but come into it expecting a fairly cloying maple takeover.

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Photo of mothman
4.5/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Wilfred at wakefest was great. Everything you love about imperial german chocolate cupcake but with a sweet and syrupy maple flavor. This is a great pastry stout that is thick and full of flavor. One of the standouts of the non wakefield beers.

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Photo of Marius
4.33/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

On tap at CBC 2016 - day 2. Pitch black, full bodied. Cupcake aroma, with notes of maple syrup, cocoa, chocolate. A bit too sweet, but otherwise great.

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The Wilfred from Angry Chair Brewing
Beer rating: 92 out of 100 with 21 ratings