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Beer Geek Bacon - Mikkeller ApS

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86
very good

474 Ratings
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Ratings: 474
Reviews: 250
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 14.66%
Wants: 63
Gots: 71 | 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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rickyhansing

Utah

4.45/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Drank this beer at The Bayou in Salt Lake City.

App: Medium to light carbonation, deep color and a finger or two of nice deep brown head. Everything you would expect with a nice breakfast stout.

Smell: The smoky wood hits initially and is followed up with dark grain and coffee. I was tempted to dab a few drops behind my ears of perfume, but DUI cops tend to dislike that idea.

Taste: I loved it, the first sip immediately caused a big smile. Smoke, burnt sugars and roasted grain. The oatmeal really rounds out all the flavors that could be pretty potent. This is not the most intense smoked beer I've ever had, but truly one of my favorites.

Mouthfeel: It was pretty smooth and creamy with a nice subtle carbonation. I would, however, like it to be a bit thicker.

Overall: I am very please I was able to try this. Not an every day beer, but on a rainy day like this I was really satisfied!

Serving type: bottle

05-19-2011 16:41:08 | More by rickyhansing
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My bottle had a label titled "Raunch Geek Breakfast", so it took me a while to find due to the alias.

a. Dark, Dark brown into black. Poured into a tulip glass - no head - some trace foam lying on top. Cannot be sure of the age of the beer - bottle had no markings. Reading other reviews of 2 finger dark foam heads makes me wonder if this was on the shelf a while.

s. I had coffee, smoke, and bacon - some acidic high note. More and more enjoyable as time went on.

t. The first sip was all smoke flavor - BIG smoke- coffee was layered in as time went on and the smoke was accepted in the pallet. Coffee lingers on the finish. Nice mix.

m. Very good. A bit heavy on the alcohol for a 7.5.

o. Very good beer. I am not a big smoked beer fan out side of Smoke and Dagger from Jack's Abby, which is a mild smoked flavor comparatively.

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Beer Geek Bacon from Mikkeller ApS
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