Brewer's Reserve May Day Stout | The Emerson Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
The Emerson Brewing Company
New Zealand (Aotearoa)
emersons.co.nz

Style: Irish Dry Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by VitBAficionado on 06-03-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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4.37/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Day fresh flagon (a.k.a. growler). Pours very dark brown/chestnut color with a semi-creamy medium khaki head. The roasted barley, roasted wheat, roasted rye & chocolate malt grain bill dominates both the nose and taste... but not exclusively. Smells of campfire ashes, almonds, coffee grounds and a hint of citrus. Taste starts out a little sweet with some orange/tangerine type flavor mixed in with a nutty roasted barley presence, moves into a more burnt toast and espresso in the middle, and finishes dry with a hint of bitter chocolate and pine. Soft full-bodied mouthfeel. This very well could be Emerson's best offering to date in my opinion. It'll be sad to see this one disappear from around town.

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Brewer's Reserve May Day Stout from The Emerson Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.37 out of 5 with 1 ratings