logo
Moylan's Brewing Company Dragoons Dry Irish Stout
91 out of 100
Moylan

Style: Dry Stout

ABV: 5.0 IBU: 28

91/100
Aroma: 12
Appearance: 3
Flavor: 18
Mouthfeel: 4

Moylan's Brewing Company Dragoons Dry Irish Stout

What the brewers say

“Dry, roasty, and rich in flavor, Dragoons is made with a blend of imported hops and malted barley from the United Kingdom. It is brewed in the Irish tradition to commemorate General Stephen Moylan, Irish-born commander of the 4th Continental Dragoons.”

What our panel thought

Aroma: “Rich chocolate and cocoa. Nice sweet malt character with some esters. Light toffee, dark cherry, a little musky, pleasant roast, some burnt husk character. Coffee, chocolate, and toast malt aromas dominate.”

Flavor: “Nice roast profile with some acidic bitterness. Coffee, chocolate, and cocoa. A little light bodied compared to the nose and missing a touch of mouthfeel, though otherwise balanced. Dry finish is a little surprising after the big chocolate nose, and roasty bitterness lingers. A little tart in the finish, which is refreshing.”

Overall: “Nice roast character with sweet creaminess. A good profile of the chocolate and cocoa. It’s a subdued and approachable stout that one could drink in great quantities and still retain one’s dignity. Very much what an Irish stout should be.”

Fresh Beers

The best new craft beers available in a beer store near you. Sponsored content.