Rhinelander Chocolate Bunny American Stout | Minhas Craft Brewery

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Rhinelander Chocolate Bunny American StoutRhinelander Chocolate Bunny American Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Minhas Craft Brewery
Wisconsin, United States
minhasbrewery.com

Style: American Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by biboergosum on 09-20-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
191
Reviews:
55
Avg:
3.03
pDev:
22.44%
 
 
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4
Gots:
32
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Photo of The-Adjunct-Hippie
3.34/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Price Paid : 50 cents (broken/clearance bucket)
Poured into a snifter, bottle rested on ice cubes for half an hour.

It pours a dark black chocolate color, no head. 100% opaque.

Aroma is of dark cocoa, a hint of fig, krackle bar. Not a bad smell but difficult to detect.

Flavor is of chocolate, faint coffee bean, torched peanuts, and tangy, sweaty prunes. I'm not detecting too many off flavors, but then again, this is literally brain-freezing ice cold. (As it warms, I get a rush of chocolate melted to tin, and a lot of rotten/off flavors. So yes, chilling it out like a bad lager does the trick)

Feels light for the style, more like a porter but has the stout-like dryness on the finish and throughout the body.

Overall impressions : This wasn't the drain pour I was expecting it to be. As it warms up it starts to lose its beauty face and flaws start to peek through. Temperature sensitive, much like Rolling Rock or Corona. Must drink ice cold or risk potential death.

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Photo of TheHopsman
3.35/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of gilpdawg
3.97/5  rDev +31%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jdkitchi
2.77/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of Long813
3.76/5  rDev +24.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of vette2006c5r
2.38/5  rDev -21.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.75

Chocolate Bunny pours an almost black color with a nice long lasting lacing head. There is a mellow cocoa powder aroma. The taste has a very cheap and granny backbone, with rotten corn like flavors, with just the tiniest amount of chocolate. Bad flavors. Overall there really isn't chocolate, and the rotten flavors really make it near undrinkable.

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Photo of Whiskeydeez
3/5  rDev -1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of A-Sox
3.5/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of justinp444
2.12/5  rDev -30%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Look is black with a slight beige inch thick head. Smells like watery chocolate and something souring. Tastes like cardboard, corn sugar, pennies, band aid, and a little tiny bit of chocolate all mixed up in a big ole batch of water. I can't drink it.

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Photo of LXIXME
3.2/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of mkhartnett
3.37/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of ufellc
3.12/5  rDev +3%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5

Thin mouthfeel, not much chocolate not much flavor.

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Photo of sgttibbs
3/5  rDev -1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of BarrelAgedG
2.45/5  rDev -19.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

This is not good.. It says on the bottle "is there chocolate in my beer or beer in my chocolate?".. I would argue that neither is the case.. Its a mishmash of off tastes and very thin mouthfeel.. Only saving grace is that its Easter and there's a bunny on the bottle

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Photo of mmmbeerNY
2.73/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of KeithE
3.23/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Ristaccia
1.96/5  rDev -35.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1.75

Fake cocoa powder, thin body (even for the ABV), off notes in the nose. Easily the worst stout I've had, wouldn't buy again even at a $1.49/bomber price point.

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Photo of y0tommyb
3.79/5  rDev +25.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

At 66 IBU this stout is a little different than most but it is still pretty tasty, and for 2.99 a bomber you really can't pass it up. I recommend at least giving this beer a try if you enjoy stouts and chocolate stouts.

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Photo of Jd2391
3.43/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of wonderman
4.92/5  rDev +62.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Initially it didn't seem like something I would like, but I was pleasantly surprised.

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Photo of mjmeyer
3.43/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of WIBrewMan
3/5  rDev -1%

Photo of mthomp081
3.32/5  rDev +9.6%

Photo of Sathanas
3.5/5  rDev +15.5%

Photo of Griffith
3/5  rDev -1%

Rhinelander Chocolate Bunny American Stout from Minhas Craft Brewery
3.03 out of 5 based on 191 ratings.
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