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Bam Noire - Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales

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Ratings: 752
Reviews: 329
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 12.17%
Wants: 23
Gots: 62 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: FightingEntropy on 09-01-2007

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3.36/5  rDev -11.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

Cloudy dark copper pour with a frothy two-finger slightly off-white head. Slightly sour and spicy aroma. Flavor is somewhat sweet upfront with a slightly sour edge. Can taste flavors of mildly sour fruit, yeast, caramel malt, light clove and earth. Highly carbonated with light to medium body. Finishes with a light sour taste.

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4.21/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

The beer pours a dark brown body with a thick white head. This smells like a dark brown sour ale. The flavor has a nice nuttiness, with a tiny bit of tartness and oak. There is a strong tingle on the tongue as it goes down.

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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

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3.64/5  rDev -3.7%

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3.6/5  rDev -4.8%

A: Brown, muddy water in color; good head
S: Sour, leather, unripened fruit, clove
M: Light, bubbly, dry
T: Bitter dark chocolate, fall spices, tart, raisin

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3.25/5  rDev -14%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +19%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -14%

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4.44/5  rDev +17.5%

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4/5  rDev +5.8%

12 oz. pour into a tumbler. Prohibition Taproom, Philly.

A- Chestnut in color. Great off white head, with great lacing. Retains low.

S- Sour, with caramel. Some cherry.

T- Sweet. Bready malt character. Cherry.

M- Smooth. Carbonation is very light. Tart, but with a wet and clean finish.

O- Solid drink. Very interesting blend of brown ale sweetness, and sour notes. Not like a flanders, though.

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4.7/5  rDev +24.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

On draft, pours a hazy reddish brown, lots of head and good carbonation.

Smell is sweet caramel, funk, apples, hazelnut, candied sugar. The flavor is a bit quieter than the nose, but same line of thinking, more candied sugar, fruity with a little bit of funk, apricots. It is pretty balanced, but heavy for 4.3%. It is a bit chalky.

Overall, its good.

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Bam Noire from Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales
85 out of 100 based on 752 ratings.