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Bourbon Barrel Black Angel Stout - Destihl Restaurant & Brew Works

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Bourbon Barrel Black Angel Stout
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.28
pDev: 10.06%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Destihl Restaurant & Brew Works visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

American Stout aged in a new Heaven Hill bourbon barrel.

(Beer added by: Sean9689 on 11-28-2011)
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NateMac13, Oct 06, 2012
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3.1/5  rDev -5.5%

On-tap at Destihl Bloomington/Normal. Poured into taster.

A - Pours black, mocha-colored head, wisps, spotty lace.

S - Infected. The chocolate and roast are there, but quickly overtaken by some lactic acidic notes. The bourbon barrels are very subtle and also overshadowed by the sourness. Ugh.

T - Infected. Chocolate, roast, infection, some oak, some bourbon. The sour notes aren't too bad, but they work against a beer that is really good without the barrel-aging.

M - Medium, good carbonation, creamy tart finish.

O - I love the regular Black Angel Stout, so I was really disappointed that this beer was infected. I hope they try this one again, because I really want to try a version of this beer that's not sour. That said, it's not a bad beer, by any means...I just know what this beer could be.

Sean9689, Nov 28, 2011
Bourbon Barrel Black Angel Stout from Destihl Restaurant & Brew Works
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.