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Beer Geek Bacon - Mikkeller ApS

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86
very good

460 Ratings
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Ratings: 460
Reviews: 249
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 14.62%
Wants: 64
Gots: 69 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
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Denmark

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A smoked version of the Beer Geek Breakfast.

Brewed at Nøgne Ø.

(Beer added by: bark on 07-02-2010)
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WildTurkey

Illinois

4.1/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle to snifter.

A: Pitch black, no light is passing through. No amber around the edges of the glass. Thick creamy head - dark mocha color.

S: Roasted malts. A lot of coffee upfront and little smokiness. I also notice some sweet smelling fruit and maybe some brown sugar, sort of a molasses smell. As it warmed up, this aroma became more pronounced. You'll definitely want to drink this at around 50'F or 9'C, at least.

T: Roasted barley, and some sweetness. Coffee, plum, and that brown sugar note. Mild hop bitterness on the backend. The flavors are all about the coffee and malts.

M: Medium to fuller body, but it feels only slightly loose (not watery at all). There's a little be of mouth coating that lingers a bit. Some noticeable carbonation. Very smooth.

D: Very nice beer. It's smooth and it has some nice malt characteristics. This can bee slugged back pretty well.

Serving type: bottle

12-05-2010 15:34:58 | More by WildTurkey
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S: Smoke. Booze.

T: smoke. Coffee. Booze.

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O: If you like smoked coffee, this beer is for you. Very smoky. Huge coffee notes. Wow. I am not a huge smoked beer fan, but this stands up to the style.

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Beer Geek Bacon from Mikkeller ApS
86 out of 100 based on 460 ratings.