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Saranac Irish Stout Returns

2011 marks the second release of Saranac Irish Stout from Matt Brewing Company. Those looking for Irish stouts, or Irish style stouts this beer is worth a look.

From the brewers:
Deep within the heart of the Irish lies an uncanny passion for what they call “Leann Dubh”, or black ale.  Saranac Irish Stout is a lavish beer blended with dark malts to create a coffee like taste.  Look for a roasted character that is surprisingly smooth and refreshing, pint after pint.

Style: IrishDry Stout
Hops: Northdown, Golding
Malts: 2 Row, Roasted Barley

Taste Expectations: Dry flavor, with lots of roasted malts & coffee malts.  Hints of chocolate.

Food Pairings:  (From Matt Brewing): Heavy rich food, steak, meat pie, raw oysters

5.5% ABV

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