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What's a good coffee flavored beer.

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by MartinP, Feb 25, 2012.

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  1. franklinn

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    Peche Mortel!
     
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    I just found New Glarus Coffee Stout back in stores for the first time in two years and it is every bit as good as I remember it. Not too intense on the coffee or alcohol, this is a sessionable beer.
     
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    +1 to Kona PL Porter
     
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    +1 to Espresso Yeti. It's a seasonal but for a "coffee" beer it is my favorite. Had one last night and it was fantastic
     
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    I had founders breakfast for first time today... highly recommend that!! friggin great!!!
     
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    Troeg's java head is fantastic and very easy to obtain for us pennsylvanian's!!! Founders breakfast stout is better but harder to obtain. Bell's porter and kallamazoo stout are fairly easy to get and nice and roasty and very very tasty. Great lakes edmund fitzgerald porter has some roasty coffee notes as well as some hops to it and i think you'll enjoy that as well. If you find a porter/stout in your local good beer bottle shop and or 6 pack shop try it out as a roasty coffee and chocolate note is often found in the style.
     
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    Kona pipeline porter coffee and nothing else
     
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    Founders breakfast stout if you can find it, but it's not going to be local. Where you are, find Troegs Java Head. That'll do ye.
     
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    Coffee Bender as stated by others. Surely one of the most coffee forward beers I've ever had. However, I'd add Devil Made Me Do It as having a yummy coffee flavor.
     
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    TO ├śL Sleepover - IPA with roasted coffee beans added in the secondary; good coffee flavor, not much coffee bitterness.
     
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    Agree with Founder's Breakfast Stout, which I had for the first time last weekend. Another very good coffee beer, Rising Tide's (Portland Maine) Tempest Coffee Porter. Coffee beans in the mash and cold-steeped coffee added during conditioning. There website states that it's their seven barrel series and is only available on draft, but it is readily available in bombers here in Mass.
     
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    Highland Thunderstruck Coffee Porter.

    Cold black coffee, in a bottle.
     
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    Founders Breakfast all day.
     
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    CCB cubano espresso brown ale
     
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    The Bruery, if you are in the area, has a five taster sampler of five coffee's added to the same base beer in five different ways called Portola Rossa. It really exemplifies how different the coffee flavors can be depending on how you add the coffee to the beer. They do cold steep, brew hot etc. And being that each example is the same base beer one can experience the difference.
     
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    Big Bad Baptist by Epic
     
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    Harpoon 100 Barrel Series #44 - El Triunfo Coffee Porter

    Cold Coffee in a glass!
     
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    What is the base beer style? Hopefully this is still on when I'm out there in a couple weeks.
     
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    It's a damn shame you don't live in Los Angeles. We have a restaurant/taphouse called Ladyface, and their Picture City Porter is hands down the best "coffee beer" I've had under 7%.

    Other than that I would recommend Black Xantus.
     
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    I would also have to give a shout out to Lagunitas Cappuccino Stout. Tasted like smooth, black sparkling coffee to me. And can't beat $3.99 for a 22oz.
     
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    Founders breakfast stout is excellent
     
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    Do they still sprinkle coffee grounds on top?
     
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    Schlafly's coffee stout
    Great River Brewery Redband

    Both excellent.
     
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    Founders Breakfast Stout
    Peche Mortel
    Big Bad Baptist

    My top 3
     
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    I'm gonnna have to go with Troegs Javahead Stout.
     
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    Troegs Javahead or Bell's Java Stout or a Bell's two Hearted Ale with a Maxwell House chaser!
     
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    Haha, was just about to post the same two. Found them both recently and loved each of them a lot.
     
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    Three Floyd's HIB and Pizza Port Coffee Monster
     
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    The New Belgium Lips of Faith Coffee Chocolate Imperial Stout. Actually tastes like coffee. Nice mouthfeel too
     
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    Midnight Sun Arctic Rhino and Ballast Victory at Sea.
     
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    Beachwood Brewing Tovarish
    Troegs Javahead
     
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    Troegs, Central Waters, FBS, Terrapin
     
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    Yes sir. I love that beer. In fact, I love all of their house brewed beers.
     
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    It is a nice red ale. So you get the coffee and it is not over powered by a stout.
     
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    I agree that the Berkshire Coffeehouse Porter is stupendous. Also out of Massachusetts, a brewing company called High and Mighty makes a damn good Two Headed Beast Stout! It's chocolatey with lots of espresso character and is extremely smooth going down. Only a 4.5% abv so although the flava is huge, you could enjoy a couple of these bombers without hittin the floor too hahd. Also Victory's Storm King Stout leaves a strong coffee impression.
     
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    Wolaver's Alta Gracia Coffee Porter. Has the strongest coffee flavor I've ever had in a beer.
     
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    Harpoon 100 Barrel Series #44 - El Triunfo Coffee Porter
    Founders Breakfast Stout
    Berkshire Brewing Deans Beans Coffeehouse Porter
     
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    Speedway!!!
     
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    This. Had this last night, unreal coffee aroma and flavor. The effects of the barrel are overshadowed by the coffee, but still make it a great beer. Highly recommend trying this.
     
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