We’re no stranger to the mixed 12 packs that our friends at Starr Hill Brewery regularly assemble. There are very few that are disappointing and, what I love is that there are multiple different beers to check out. In this case, we have the same base beer going in a couple of different directions. You may recall we reviewed the 2017 Box of Chocolates – and we were not disappointed. Stouts definitely pair well with this colder season and, in my house, the stout is a style that both the Mrs and I can agree on. Let’s jump in.
Double Bass – Orange Double Chocolate Stout – This beer pours dark, black, a great tan head that hangs around across the surface of the beer. On the nose I quickly find a roasty note followed by chocolate. The orange is subtle at first but when I inhale a little slower and longer, it quickly fills my nose. On the first sip I quickly find chocolate and orange intertwined together with an underlying roast sensation. On the palate this beer fills the mouth
Source: Knox Beer Snobs
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