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Review: Tributary Mott the Lesser (2015, B1)

This is Todd Mott’s newest brewery. Todd is the inventor of Kate the Great so his once a year Imperial Stout called “Mott the Lesser” is a nice name. The caption reads “Sometimes, less is great!” Good one 🙂 3.9    AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20 500ML Bottle. Thanks Brian for sharing. A – Dark brown to black with small …

Review: Cigar City Caffè Americano Double Stout

4/5    AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20 Bomber, split with a few RBers. 4 ounce pour in stemware at cellar temp. A – Pitch black, this is a thick oily black. S – The aroma is huge. Chocolate and espresso bean and vanilla. It’s huge. T – This is just straight up coffee…..so much coffee and espresso bean and vanilla …

Review: Cigar City Caffè Americano Double Stout (Rum Barrel-Aged)

4.2    AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20 750ML Bottle, 6 ounce pour. Split a few ways but I couldn’t help take a huge pour on this one. A – This is possibly the darkest stout I’ve ever had. Pitch black, zero light transfer. Not only that, a 4 finger black head that fades over the course of like 5 minutes. …