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Flannel Pajamas Stout - Begyle Brewing Company

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79
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29 Ratings
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Ratings: 29
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 15.34%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Begyle Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: bwarren82 on 01-19-2013)
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Reviews by emerge077:
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emerge077

Illinois

3.78/5  rDev +11.5%

Batch 2 from Begyle...

Poured into a mug, the beer generated a good inch or so of foam that dwindled pretty quickly, after a few minutes there was only a patchy skim left, with a collar of bubbles and an arc of lacing on the other side.

Nice roasty aroma, coffee and bakers chocolate mixed with a bit of charred toast.

Flavor is similarly roast heavy, ashy with a bit of graphite, dry coffee bitterness and unsweetened chocolate. Body is light and slightly watery. Aftertaste is dry with a pleasant roasty bitterness. Could use a tweak or two, but the flavor is pretty nice.

01-20-2013 03:26:14 | More by emerge077
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rhoadsrage

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

(Served in a Nonic)
Batch #2
A- The muddy opaque black body supports a deep tan head film with lots of jetsam of dark trub suspended in the body.

S- The inky black roasted malt has iodine qualities with a big yeast note and some chalky qualities in the finish.

T- The big dry roasted inky black malt finishes with a slightly spicy finish and a bit of astringent iodine. There is a green woody bite blending with black char and some yeasty notes aswell.

M- The medium-light mouthfeel has a bit scrubbing fizz but no alcohol heat.

O- The big dry black malt is a bit harsh with iodine character and a bit like sanitizer and yeast trub as flavors. There is not a lot of other depth or supporting flavors and a bit of sweetness could really help the malt character.

04-30-2013 15:56:51 | More by rhoadsrage
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Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

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Illinois

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Illinois

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Illinois

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Illinois

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Illinois

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Illinois

1.75/5  rDev -48.4%

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Illinois

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +10.6%

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Illinois

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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

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Illinois

3/5  rDev -11.5%

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bwarren82

Illinois

2.99/5  rDev -11.8%

Picked up this brew as it was my first time to see bottled Begyle beer available in the store. Was excited to try a new local brew.

A - Pours dark and thick like a stout should and very little head.

S - Nice roasted grain and coffee smell. However, the aroma is a little underwhelming.

T - Starts out with roasted malt flavors and ends with hop bitterness. The flavor is much more bitter than expected. The bitterness clings to the palate and leaves a slight sour flavor in the mouth.

M - Given the viscous pour, a much better mouthfeel was expected. The beer feels a bit thinner than it should. The largest problem is that the beer is over carbonated for the style. After sitting and warming for a bit the mouthfeel improves, as does the flavor (even though the beer was not over chilled at the pour).

O - Overall I was disappointed with this beer. I really wanted to like it and to support a local, small Chicago brewery. I will certainly try other beers from this brewery but not sure if I will be purchasing this specific beer again. As this is only one of two bottled beers that has been offered by Begyle so far, I think it is a decent start and the beer will only improve.

01-19-2013 04:59:12 | More by bwarren82
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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

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Michigan

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Flannel Pajamas Stout from Begyle Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 29 ratings.