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Prairie Noir - Prairie Artisan Ales

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

506 Ratings
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Ratings: 506
Reviews: 67
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 10.41%
Wants: 172
Gots: 151 | FT: 27
Brewed by:
Prairie Artisan Ales visit their website
Oklahoma, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Prairie Noir is our bourbon barrel aged imperial oatmeal stout. We brew this beer with a huge amount of oats to give it an ever so silky mouth feel. Notes of coffee, chocolate, and toasted marshmallow can be found in the flavor and aroma of this beer. Notes of whiskey and carmel are also packed into this beer.

(Beer added by: chocosushi on 12-24-2012)
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Moerdertaktiken

Texas

4/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Pitch black, 2 finger head, great lacing

Aroma: Cherries, stone fruit, chocolate, bourbon, molasses, boozy.

Taste: Bourbon and stone fruits dominate the flavor. Earthy tones emerge, followed by a slight hop bitterness. There isn't a massive amount of oak, but it is definitely detectable. Vanilla is the primary flavor from the barrels. Full body.

Overall: This is a well crafted brew. It's well rounded and smooth. Would recommend for bottle trades, special occasions or cellaring. Enjoy!

Serving type: bottle

01-06-2014 02:32:28 | More by Moerdertaktiken
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Tan head. Little lace left. Color is black.

Flavor profile: A lot of bourbon and whiskey flavors. Oak and vanilla. Toasted marshmallows with a light coconut flavor. Lots of chocolate and caramel. Roasted malts. Maybe some nut flavors (almonds). Molasses.

Mouthfeel: Roasted, smooth, warming. A bit of heat shows, but not much. Full bodied.

Overall, an enjoyable stout, but nothing crazy for a barrel aged beer. Good, but not mind blowing. I'd drink it again, but for the cost, I'd probably rather drink BCS. Too much roast for me.

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Prairie Noir from Prairie Artisan Ales
92 out of 100 based on 506 ratings.