Brewhouse Coffee Stout | Central Waters Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Central Waters Brewing Co.
Wisconsin, United States | website

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.20%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 03-18-2007

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385
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922
Avg:
4.23
pDev:
13.71%
 
 
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Photo of Damian
4.59/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Drank from a 22 fluid oz. bottle
Served in a tumbler
Acquired in a trade with dirtylou

The beer poured a brown/black color with mahogany highlights when held to the light. A one-half finger, bubbly, caramel-colored head capped the liquid but quickly faded to a thin, flimsy ring. Spotty drops of lacing trickled down the glass.

The aroma was dominated by coffee. Pure, freshly brewed coffee to be precise. A touch of roast was noticeable as well.

The taste was dark, roasty and super coffee-like. Slightly sweet up front. Creamed coffee with sugar came to mind. Black coffee and dark chocolate appeared in the center, along with notes of vanilla and sweet cream. Slightly boozy on the back end. The espresso-like finish was ultra dark and roasty. (I felt like I was chewing on coffee beans.) A touch of piney hops came through as well.

The mouthfeel was medium bodied with a moderate amount of carbonation. I was hoping for something a bit more viscous and creamy.

Drinkability was quite good. This was an intensely flavored yet smooth stout that managed to keep its roasty, bitter flavors in check.

Brewhouse Coffee Stout is a phenomenal beer which is so coffee rich that it can serve as a substitute for the real thing. (The beer paired perfectly with chocolate chip cookies and I am sure it could do well with most baked goods.) If you are a fan of both stouts and coffee, you should definitely seek out this brew.

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Photo of drpimento
4.59/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Whoaaa, Nelly Bell! This is one serious ass beer. The coffee qualities are at first so fresh and aromatic. Served with a fine, light tan nice head and some lace. Color is an opaque very dark brown or black. Aroma is totally dominated by the very fresh cofffee. Actually, in the aroma there's not a whole lot of beer character. Flavor's where it all comes together. Solidly. There's some dark ripe fruit, a little cocoa, some of the malt, hints of caramel, vanilla, roastiness, and toffee. There's a short period of a bittersweetness and then fades to slightly dry. No alcohol at all. Session beer if you're into coffee stouts.

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Photo of Huhzubendah
4.59/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bottle shared by Chaney. Thanks Brandon!

A: This coffee stout appears a very dark brown color, bordering on black.Atop the beer sits a nice looking beige head that hangs out for a while and leaves a bit of lacing on the glass.

S: Whoa! Coffee. I sure do appreciate my coffee, so this is already shaping up to be my kind of beer. The coffee scents are really fresh and inviting. Very nice.

T: A truly delicious beer. In addition to the gourmet coffee taste, notes of vanilla and roasted malt round out this beer quite nicely. It's slightly sweet, but this is counter-balanced very well by the natural bitterness of coffee.

M: Nice feel. I didn't realize that this was over 8% abv. I found no astringency or undesirable bitterness that can accompany such a coffee bomb.

D: I'd have this for breakfast. Very impressive. I would trade for this.

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Photo of stumac
4.58/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to my bro Onslow for this tastey burger...

This brew pours up a solid black color with a nice big, brown head. great lacing. the nose is coffee beans, rich malts, subtle hops. the taste is big malts!, very bitter, bitter hops, coffee jazz, chocolate. leaves a "cocaine drip" taste in the back of my mouth. weird...full bodied, low carbo, A very nice Coffee Stout! Easily one of my new fave Coffee Stouts.

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Photo of jwc215
4.58/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

1 pt, 6 oz bottle:

Pours black with a tan head that slowly becomes a thin cover that eventually settles to a lasting large island. Spotted lacing sticks.

The smell is rich and robust. Wonderful! Strong black coffee with dark grain and earthy/rooty notes - especially anise/licorice. Some plum mixes in.

The taste is also rich. Black coffee is powerful, but is balanced enough to let a complex imperial stout come through. Earthy, dark fruity, chocolate-like flavors mix with the coffee very well. The alcohol mixes in well, also - giving some mild warmth that enhances the layers of complexity. Sweet and roasty balanced finish. Root-like notes linger.

It has a silky, smooth body.

Rich and complex, yet very easy-to-drink. Coffee mixes very well with the strong stout character. This is a great brew! (And, well-priced, to boot!) Great example of the style!

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Photo of djeucalyptus
4.57/5  rDev +8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

pours a rich dark coffee brown, near black in the glass with a few garnet highlights. A solid mocha head has pretty decent retention, slowly fading leaving behind some fairly impressive lacing down to the bottom. for the style, some impressive head and lacing.

Aroma is amazing. Fresh roasted french roast coffee. Aroma reminds me of fresh Graffeo Dark Roast... this is definitely a coffee stout if there ever was one. A hint of dark fruit and a touch of alcohol along the lines of a strong RIS. A hint of bittersweet cocoa, and some dark roasted malt.

Taste is incredibly coffee-forward, which is outstanding (and somewhat rare). Fresh brewed coffee, bittersweet cocoa, roasted malt, a touch of dark cherries and a bit of alcohol, rum and sherry... delicious. There's a pleasant bitterness, seemingly from both coffee and hops. As the brew warms, the bitterness grows stronger, almost lemon-pine-metal... off-balances as it warms... otherwise, the taste is just about perfect.

mouthfeel is interesting... the powerful aroma and taste leave me wanting a fuller, chewier stout. This one sits on the lighter, thinner, and slightly slick side, more like a cup of coffee than a chewy stout. It works nicely, and is definitely solid and incredibly smooth.

Wow. this may be the gold (or black gold, if you will) standard for coffee stouts. The coffee is impressively balanced yet present, without significant bitter/vapid/sour/burnt notes. Smooth, solid, flavorful, and beautiful. If you are a true lover of coffee and/or stout, this is a must!

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Photo of roadhouse
4.57/5  rDev +8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 22 oz. bomber into a snifter. Thanks to madtowndmb1 for trading me this!

Appears a jet black color but some mahogany highlights can be revealed next to a light source. A three-quarter inch tan head forms on top but quickly falls to a skim. Leaves some spotty lacing.

Aroma just straight up blows my mind. The coffee is the richest, boldest, most delicious variety I have ever smelled. There's also a wonderful dark chocolate tinge to it to top it off. All other coffee beers must bow down to this nectar sent from heaven. Every time I take a whiff I get overly excited and almost experience a sexual climax. It's that good.

Taste is not quite as explosive as the aroma but it's still probably the best tasting coffee beer I've had. The coffee is not overly astringent, but comes across as a nice mellow brew. The dark chocolate tinge reappears slightly in the finish for a bit of an encore.

Mouthfeel is really nice as well. Medium body with a very creamy texture. I docked a half point because there's a kind of strange coating/drying feel after the swallow that's hard to describe.

Not that it has any hype really, but the A rating is completely deserved. Seek this one out if you like coffee beers. Great stuff.

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Photo of BeerTruth
4.57/5  rDev +8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Thanks goes out to Jason from RB for sending this one as an extra!

22 oz. bomber poured into a tulip.

Pours a complete cola black with a two finger tan colored head that dies down to a frothy layer of goodness. Very nice chunky webbing left on the sides of the glass. Smell is fresh espresso coffee straight up. This is by far the best smelling coffee beer I've had. I detect no alcohol in the nose, I could easily bring this to work in the morning. Some chocolate malt, but really, this beer is all about the coffee. Taste, here we go. Wow, dark French Roast up front with charred wood and a hint of toasted oat on the tongue. A very bitter coffee flavor with a slick molasses sweetness towards the end. Aftertaste is dry and smokey. Closest to coffee taste by far I've had in a beer. Solid medium body with a certain creaminess. Very curious about the abv on this one. There was almost no alcohol present from start to finish in all aspects of this beer. I need another bottle of this soon so I can get myself through work one of these mornings. Superb.

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Photo of coldmeat23
4.57/5  rDev +8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

GLASS: Sam Adams Perfect Pint Glass
TEMP: Cellared @ approx 50 degrees
Thanks to my friend Tom for this one!

This pours a very, very, dark brown color. It is nicely opaque. Just over two-fingers of creamy, light brown colored, foam sits on top. The retention is good and the lacing is thick and slightly sticky.

Smells like some almost perfectly done, dark roasted coffee beans. A nice hint of sweet maltiness comes through. There is an almost lacto-like sweetness here, also. Nice, though light, hints of dark and milk chocolates.

The taste follows the nose, quite well. Most coffee beers taste like beer with coffee added to it. This one comes the closest that I think that I've had to tasting like it is beer and coffee coexisting in harmony.
Very well done.

This is medium bodied and has an almost high level of carbonation. It is decently smooth, but lacks any real creaminess, which would send it over the top.

There is no way that I'd guess that this one is 8.20%abv. It is so wonderfully well-hidden. The flavor is so nicely balanced that it just begs you to keep drinking it.

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Photo of BuckeyeNation
4.57/5  rDev +8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Glossy mahogany that *barely* falls short of opacity when bright sunlight is allowed entry. The initial pour produces a mochacchino colored crown that is rich and creamy. The foam is sticky enough to decorate the glass with attractive sheets of tattered lace. Good show.

The aroma will be pure heaven to anyone who loves coffee (count me out) or coffee stouts (count me in). Even though roasted beans are uppermost, roasted malts and bittersweet chocolate are easily identifiable and give the beer an extra measure of complexity.

Brewhouse Coffee Stout may be this brewery's best offering... and I don't say that lightly. Central Waters puts out damn good beer and is one of America's most underappreciated craft breweries. That's probably because New Glarus, Tyranena, Lake Louie and Capital are in the same state. With the possible exception of the first name on that list, these guys can hang with the Badger State's best.

Fantastic. Delicious. Fantastically delicious. The beer's best feature might be the exquisite balance between coffee and stout. BCS tastes like a chocolate liqueur-added iced coffee drink that is still clearly... proudly... uncompromisingly... damn good... beer. I paid only $5.49 for the bomber?! Are you kidding me?!

The flavor profile is appropriately simple and is right on the money: roasted coffee beans, dark chocolate, a smoky char, a shot of molasses and a half-shot of vanilla. This is one of the most well-integrated, harmonious coffee stouts I've ever had the pleasure to imbibe. An estimated one year in the bottle might have had a little something to do with that. An ABV of 8.0%? Fuggedaboutit.

Time and warming have taken the mouthfeel score from a tentative 4.0 to a rock solid 4.5. Bigger might have been better, but it's hard to argue with the glassy smooth silkiness and the perfect bubblation. The mouthfeel has a lot to do with why this brew is so ridiculously drinkable.

No wonder Central Waters Brewhouse Coffee Stout is (currently) #67 on the Best Beers On Planet Earth. It's a lip-smacking humdinger that any fan of the sub-style should seek out. Especially if you're also a java junkie. Believe the hype.

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Photo of morimech
4.56/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a dark brown with very little head. A wispy layer of tiny bubbles linger on the surface. Just a little spotty lacing is left on the glass surface. Has a wonderful aroma of fresh coffee and chocolate. This is what a coffee infused beer should taste like. Has a freshly brewed coffee flavor with hints of mocha. Hints of caramel, roasted malt, and some earthiness. Has enough of a malt body to carry the coffee. I can think of a couple of other coffee beers that cannot compete in that department. Has a medium body with a nice carbonation that lends a soft texture that falls short of creamy. An outstanding flavored beer. A few areas could be improved upon but as of right now I am enjoying it immensely.

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Photo of Cyberkedi
4.55/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Aroma is seriously coffee-like, bringing to mind a high-quality cup of joe. It pours a deep, rich, warm coffee brown that is nearly opaque and has a nice tan head. Rich coffee dominates the mouth-filling flavor as it does the aroma, and there is an undertone of unsweetened chocolate, so drinking this coffee is like more like drinking some cold quality mocha than drinking beer - and I love mocha. The smooth, lively, fizzy texture assures you that this is indeed beer, and a very good one at that. Recommended to all stout fans, especially if they love good coffee as well.

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Photo of Wisconsinality
4.54/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

poured from a 12 oz bottle into a Chimay chalice

A- Pours a nice deep chocolate brown that lets just a little bit of light in from the edge of the glass. The head is about a half finger's worth that recedes quickly but leaves nice lacing along side the glass.

S- So many different scents, this is great. Chocolate, coffee, espresso, cinnamon and maybe just a little bit of caramel in there. The flavors are strong and pronounced, maybe the best part of this beer

T- Pretty much spot on with the nose, a nice fresh coffee, some dark chocolate and some cinnamon. The alcohol never peaks out over the flavors.

M- A good mouthfeel but I think it is just a little on the thin side. Other than that I have no gripes, a little bit of bitterness on the front end.

D- I don't know what the ABV is but it is hidden very well making these go down nice and easy. A must try if you are able to get your hands on it.

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Photo of Deuane
4.54/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to nflmvp with the hookup on this one.

A-deep, dark brown with ruby highlights. A thin tan head adorns and then slowly recedes and leaves spotty lace.

S-Fresh ground dark roasted coffee with a hint of chocolate. Overall thou this one is all about the arabica!

T-Straight up coffee goodness accented with chocolate malt notes and a background bite of sublte spicy hops.

M-Medium body and smooth but not as creamy as I would have liked. This makes the brew come off a bit thin. Not thin enough to be a detractor but thin enough not to bump up the score into rarified air. Flavours are long lasting a lovely.

D-Well done, as good as hyped. I am impressed with this CW offering. I could easily see myself enjoying an entire bomber next time around. Bump up the body a tad and this one could challenge Pisgah Valdez as the champion of coffee stouts.

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Photo of zeff80
4.54/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A - Poured out an opaque, black with ruby red highlights. A thick, long-lasting head of light brown foam sat atop the brew. A series of thin rings of frothy lace remained when the glass was emptied.

S - Amazing aroma. Fresh java! There was a roasted malt smell hidden underneath the wonderful aroma of coffee beans.

T - Tempted to give this category a 5...this is the best tasting coffee stout I've come across. Of course, it delivered with the great coffee flavor and was backed up by subtle chocolate and toffee notes with a slightly floral presence.

M - It was crisp and very smooth. A medium-bodied ale that was hard to put down.

D - Very, very good coffee stout. There might be a better one out there but I haven't found it yet.

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Photo of mothman
4.54/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured into Bells tulip.

Pours 1/2 finger of burnt coffee tan head. Fades to a thin layer. Leaves some splattered lace. Color is a deep bronze hued brown when held up to the light. Color is a dark brown otherwise.

Aroma: Massive amounts of fresh coffee with a perfect amount of roasted malts. A perfect amount of coffee. Absolutely delish. I don't know if I have smelt a better coffee stout.

Taste: Lots of roasted malts and fresh coffee. Straight up coffee in your face. It has a lot of roasted malt with fresh earthy hops. Everything about this beer is fresh. Some chocolate as well.

Mouthfeel: Roasted, smooth, and crisp. A medium bodied with a medium amount of carbonation. Ends very roasted and dry.

Overall, this coffee stout is solid goodness. If you enjoy coffee, this is your beer. Fresh coffee, roasted malts, and fresh hops. Very smooth drinking and easy to drink. I am really enjoying this beer.

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Photo of kkleu357
4.53/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.25

So happy to see this stout back. Medium dark black body. Good frothy 1/2 inch head. Tons of coffee aroma. Rich full body stout with a good amount of coffee taste. One of my favorite coffee stouts.

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Photo of JohnGalt1
4.52/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

12oz received in a great trade from zimmerbloke.. Thanks Matt.

Pours deep dark brown... verging on black.. very nice dark tan head.... good lacing and retention.

Nose is cold brewed coffee and dark malts... very well done. Soooo very fresh... the malts mix perfectly.

Flavor mirrors the nose with some light brown sugar.. cold astringent coffee is a bit high... the coffee and dark malts mesh perfectly... hints of malt sweetness... is there lactose in this brew? The coffee and sweetness barely qualify for a beer.... loving it.. nicely done and I want more.

4/4.5/4.5/4/5

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Photo of Thorpe429
4.52/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Was lucky enough to pick up a bottle of this at Steve's in Madison, WI in August 2009.

Pours a dark brown with an espresso head. The nose is overwhelming coffee and dark malts, and this is exactly how the taste follows it up. The true highlight of this beer is the mouthfeel--it's so utterly thick and creamy that it's unlike most other coffee stouts. This has the mouthfeel of a Russian Imperial, and I really wish that I could give this a 5.5 for MF and that other brewers would follow. Drinkability is way up there as well, as the creamy mouthfeel makes you want sip after sip.

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Photo of maximum12
4.52/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Glad to see this finally showing up again all over Wisconsin & now even close to the MN border, & I finally get to try it.

Black. Little to no head, just a ring. Smell is great, like a Starbucks at 5:30 AM - no, that would suck, make it 9:00 AM - that rich smell without the bitter edge. Mmmmm. Best imitation of coffee in the nose I've experienced to date.

Holy coffee cow. This...this is the standard that all other pure coffee beers should be judged by. The coffee is rich, smooth, luscious, backed up a by dollop of chocolate sweetness that rounds it out like sweet cream loveliness. Behind this ribald coffee parade I swear there's a gentle hop bite, just to make things interesting.

There's enough of a jolt here to make a coffee-head happy, but it's full enough to make those who really just like the smell (like me) happy, too.

Damn. This is a top-notch brew. Anyone who enjoys this combination should seek this one out. Best coffee beer I've had, & I'm not sure how much it can be improved on.

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Photo of EliteDigger
4.52/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Picked up some freshly released bottles of this today and couldn't wait to crack one!
A-Pours a deep dark brown, nearly black with some brown hilights when held up to the light. A beautiful light cocoa colored head makes an appearance, rising to the top of my glass, then receding to a faint ring around the edges.
S-Good god, I could smell this one from 2 feet away. As I poured, it smelled like walking into Starbucks, Gloria Jeans, or any other coffee place you can think of.... Fresh Dark roast, maybe a bit of chocolate hiding in the background but you know this beer isn't fooling around with anything else but coffee.
T-Did I mention coffee yet? Freshly roasted, ground beans, dark ones at that, chocolate....this isn't a beer, it's an espresso. A faint dryish roasty bitter finish that fits perfectly with the rest. Might be some hops hiding in there, but I don't really care right now...mmm... as it warms, a faint hint of alcohol makes an appearance.
M-Flawless mouthfeel IMO. This has a creaminess to it to start, beautiful thickness, not too thick, not too thin, and the carbonation is spot on.
D-I don't really want to know what the ABV is on this. Don't know, don't care. Dangerously drinkable and I'm not a coffee drinker!
I plan on drinking this bottle, maybe having the next one with my eggs and bacon with breakfast tomorrow, then running down to to the liquor store and buying more. Central Waters continues to impress!

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Photo of Parrotbeak
4.51/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Dark brown with an amber hue. Quarter inch tan head that remains.
Excellent, assertive aroma to this one. Roasty coffee dominates, with dark chocolate, cream, cocoa, and some tofee.
Dark chocolate and coffee are heavy on the front, with some milk chocolate, cream, cocoa, and toffee at the finish.
Smooth, with some crisp bitterness carrying out the finish. Medium body.
This one is very drinkable. The taste is excellent; this is a very well-rounded beer.
About the sixth time I've had this one and I think it gets a little better every time, as I learn to appreciate it a little more with each sampling.

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Photo of Kegatron
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

22 oz bottle into a snifter. Big thanks to Jw347 for hooking me up with this in the recent Virgin BIF.

Pours a pitch black with a finger of slightly fizzy mocha colored head. Peters down pretty quickly, bunching up around the edges with some thin wisps across the center. Fires up nicely when swirled, leaving a huge cascade of lacing down the sides of the glass. The aroma is Wow! A big ole' bouquet of roasted coffee greats the nose. Just like freshly ground coffee beans. I'm also picking up some underlying malt sweetness and even a touch of hop character towards the back.

The taste is just THICK with straight up roasted coffee character that is well balanced by some sweet notes of chocolate and caramel that helps pull back some of the bitterness. There is also just a touch of citrus and floral hops in the back that helps finish things with a smack. The mouthfeel is full bodied with a creamy carbonation that spreads out across the palette but there is also a good bit of slickness mixed in there as well.

Very impressive, this is definitely up there for me as far as Coffee Stouts are concerned. Rich coffee profile that is well balanced by some softer sweet notes and this went down the hatch exceptionally easily. Easy recommendation and good work here from Central Waters.

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Photo of emerge077
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Daily espresso drinker here...

Damn. This is the most mellow, yet rich coffee stout I have come across. Really better than most I have tried, and the most approachable for sure.

Pours jet black, with a few fingers of tan head. Lacing abounds, and retains a skim of foam for a long time.

Straight up delicious coffee aroma, maybe some mild roasted malts and tobacco too.

Mellow coffee richness, light mouthfeel, but full of flavor. Not the acrid or bitter character of so many extreme beers. Very delicious, obviously very high quality ingredients. Light carbonation, easy drinking.

I'll be seeking this out whenever i'm in Wisconsin.

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Photo of blackie
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

a little intimidated by the jacked-up heron on the label, I've been waiting for an opportunity to get an early start on this one

a: pours a low dark khaki head with moderate but excellent retention, subtle lacing, a quick swirl rouses a pretty head, the stout is a deep chestnut brown in color

s: rich, fresh, medium-roast coffee bean pervades the aroma, immediately brings to mind Big Boss's also excellent version, barley roasts add depth and perhaps some bittersweet chocolate, a touch of sweet, toasted toffee goodness in the back, hop aroma light and evergreen, nearly a perfect 5

m: light-medium carbonation and a body on the light side of full, pretty creamy

t: strong, fresh coffee bean carries over from the aroma, backed by roasted barley that starts with dark chocolate and turns astringent and earthy in the finish, notes of burnt toffee, light-moderate hop bitterness, not as good as the aroma but excellent nonetheless

d: a pleasure

courtesy of dirtylou, good lookin' out

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Brewhouse Coffee Stout from Central Waters Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 385 ratings.
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