Thumbprint Cherry Stout | New Glarus Brewing Company

BA SCORE
85
very good
506 Ratings
THE BROS
74
okay
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Thumbprint Cherry StoutThumbprint Cherry Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company
Wisconsin, United States
newglarusbrewing.com

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly Unplugged Cherry Stout.

Added by badbeer on 02-21-2006

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
506
Reviews:
296
Avg:
3.77
pDev:
16.45%
 
 
Wants:
109
Gots:
45
For Trade:
5
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3.75/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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4.5/5  rDev +19.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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

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4.32/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Comes out with less viscosity than your average stout, but still mostly black, some brown to the edge with a mild 1/5" tan head. Aroma dropped so much cherry, they do not skimp, its wicked powerful.

They went with less 2 row here to allow the cherry to pop I'm thinking, and it works quite well. Pretty much every cherry stout always seems to take a kick in the ratings department, but if you like them, this is top notch. Has some mild vanilla notes with it. Anyways, enjoyable cherry stout for days.

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3.99/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Dug this one out of the cellar, it was from the unplugged series not thumbprint but whatever. 12oz bottle into snifter, it appears a cola brown with nice clarity and a tan cap.

This smells like cherry juice blended with cocoa towards back almost like a cherry tootsie roll if there was such a thing.

It tastes sweet and fruity with cherry and chocolate tootsie roll. There is a slight bite to the finish that is slight cherry juice, slight alcohol.

This is medium in body with modest carbonation. Honestly surprised how this has held up. So much fruit sweetness.

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

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look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

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Thumbprint Cherry Stout from New Glarus Brewing Company
3.77 out of 5 based on 506 ratings.
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