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Bourbon Barrel Black Angel Stout - DESTIHL Brewery

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Bourbon Barrel Black Angel Stout
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.29
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Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Sean9689 on 11-28-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

American Stout aged in a new Heaven Hill bourbon barrel.
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3.11/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

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.

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Bourbon Barrel Black Angel Stout from DESTIHL Brewery
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