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Chicory Stout - Dogfish Head Craft Brewed Ales

Chicory Stout

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Overall: 8.70/10 by 1 dude

Trend: 8.70/10 over past 5 reviews

Style: American Stout

ABV: 5.20%

Season: Winter

Have Another: 100%

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  • A: 8.0 | T: 9.0 | L: 8.0 | M: 9.0 | O: 9.0
  • Color: Dark Brown
  • Pours a dark brown almost black color with a quarter inch tan head. The head settles out quickly leaving a thin layer of tan foam resting on top. No lacing.

    The aroma is sweet with molasses, chocolate, coffee, and dark roasted malts.

    The taste starts with a blend of sweet milk chocolate and dark roasted malts, then works into a light dark fruit flavor (maybe prunes?) with a hint of molasses and light coffee in the finish. The aftertaste is sweet with milk chocolate with a slight tartness. I notice a touch of smoke in the flavor as this beer warms.

    Medium body with medium carbonation. A creamy, yet thin mouthfeel with a sticky sweetness.

    Overall, a nice stout from Dogfish Head. Nice dark flavors that are well balance and enjoyable. A very drinkable stout that would be easy to enjoy on a cold evening. Try one!
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  • Reviewed: Monday, March 26, 2012 at 23:55:40
  • Tasted: Monday, March 26, 2012
  • $2.69 for 12 oz. bottle
Cost Breakdown
  • $2.69, 1 serving(s), 12 oz. bottles
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