Southern Star Brewing Co. Buried Hatchet

Brewed by: Southern Star Brewing Co.

Location: Conroe, Texas

Style: Strong American Stout

A.B.V. (Alcohol By Volume) 8.25%

Flavor: Dark chocolate, roasted coffee and toasty nuttiness.

Aroma: Roasted coffee and chocolate. Sweet malt

Seasonality: Year-Round

Pairs well with: Rich, spicy food like barbeque beef.

Beer notes: Dark brown in color, this monster smells of coffee and chocolate. The taste is much of the same, with hints of creamy toffee and roasted malt. Smooth and delicious, this medium bodied ale is all about the malts, but has enough hop bitterness to be balanced.

Find it: Available at Specs, Kroger and HEB.