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Naughty Sauce - Noble Ale Works

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150 Ratings
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Ratings: 150
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: 9.28%
Wants: 24
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Noble Ale Works visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Golden Milk Stout infused with 3 pounds per barrel of Guatemalen coffee. Head Brewer Evan Price worked together with Roast Master Jeff Duggan from Portola Coffee Lab to create a truly unique drinking experience. Stout with oats and lactose (milk sugar), coffee instead of roasted grain.

This uses different coffee than Don's Naughty Sauce, which uses Portola Don Pachi Coffee and was a collaboration with Playground DTSA.

(Beer added by: HopHead84 on 01-14-2013)
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Hazed and cloudy dark, burnt golden with a thick, incredibly persistent, creamy head. Leaves the glass messy with rings of stick. Very pretty, and I've never had a golden milk stout before--this is a first.

Lots of freshly ground coffee in the aroma, some nut elements, and a honey sweetness. Usually, I'm a big critic of mixing coffee and honey aromas/flavors/elements, but it works really nicely here.

The flavor follows the aroma, with lots of freshly-ground coffee flavors, honey sweetness, mild assorted roast, and a bit of citrus/honey hop character as well. Incredibly drinkable. Very impressive.

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A fantastically surprising beer. Will drink again!

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Naughty Sauce from Noble Ale Works
95 out of 100 based on 150 ratings.