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Pistols At Dawn | Lonerider Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
4.19/5
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101 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Lonerider Brewing Company
North Carolina, United States
loneriderbeer.com

Style: American Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
High noon will have to take a backseat as the fresh morning air is perfect for a duel. We present our stout brewed with roasted malts, oats, lactose, and locally produced chocolate and coffee. A rich, dark velvety beer with a fine oatmeal flavor.

Added by beer2day on 11-06-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,607
Reviews:
28
Ratings:
101
pDev:
9.31%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
23
Gots:
10
Trade:
0
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Photo of AuburnDude
5/5  rDev +19.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I have done numerous blind taste testing with other Breakfast stouts and Pistols at Dawn ALWAYS is selected as the best. This could become Lonerider's must have beer and most sought after beer, like Heady Topper, etc.

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Photo of SlowWideTurns
5/5  rDev +19.3%

Photo of sumit
5/5  rDev +19.3%

Photo of LoneriderDerek
5/5  rDev +19.3%

Photo of Outlaw_Colleen
5/5  rDev +19.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Great dark beer, tastes like a better version of chocolate milk (plus coffee!).

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Photo of Air_Max
5/5  rDev +19.3%

Photo of Jaykres
4.78/5  rDev +14.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Super nice mouthfeel. Sweet and malty, very little hops. Slight tan head and light carbonation deliver great flavor a over the tongue. Not too much coffee bitterness. Overall a beer I would drink again anytime.

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Photo of EinFesteBurg
4.75/5  rDev +13.4%

Photo of Lob
4.75/5  rDev +13.4%

Photo of GTB
4.75/5  rDev +13.4%

Photo of DeadWalkerAir
4.72/5  rDev +12.6%

Photo of alk3kenny
4.71/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Dark, dark no light getting through this... creamy thick tan head very nice... nose is of coffee, light, pleasant non astringent... Taste of creamy, milk chocolate slightly sweet coffee on the back great compliment not overpowering. There just enough just great... Mouthfeel is creamy, no booze burn... dangerous could easily finish this without thinking twice... 15 dollar price tag is steep worth the bomber yes... buy another if I can find it... yea probably :)

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Photo of Jomo_5693
4.7/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mwckiltedsavage
4.65/5  rDev +11%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of velcrogrip
4.52/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Really pleasing coffee stout. Probably my favorite style of beer, even more than BA stouts. And this one really is one of the better ones i've had.

Smooth, creamy mouthfeel. Dark opaque appearance. Strong coffee nose. No bitterness. absolutely no alcohol coming through. Drinks like morning coffee.

Careful, you could easily kill a bomber of this in no time flat.

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Photo of pat61
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

L: Pours bright dark brown with ruby highlights under a ½” tan foam cap that recedes moderately fast.

S: An alluring scent of cocoa, coffee and grains with a mild oatmeal presence. The cocoa, coffee and malt aromas are medium.

T: Very luscious cocoa and coffee float on a bed of light caramel malt lightly sweetened with lactose with an oatmeal background that all works very well together. Very rich but well balanced with nothing cloying or overblown.

F: Very creamy medium full to full body with medium low carbonation.

O: An excellent stout well worth repeating.

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Photo of tdm168
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - motor oil black with a thin, dark brown lacing of head

S - bittersweet chocolate, faint coffee, roasted malts

T - cocoa, coffee, chocolate, roasted malts, faint bitterness

M - full bodied, perfect carbonation, smooth

This is delicious. The cocoa nibs and coffee are tremendous. The chocolate is rich and bittersweet. The coffee is complimentary. This is an all around solid stout with a great flavor profile and great drinkability. Unfortunately, with such a hefty price tag I won't be buying another bottle, but I'm glad I bought the one.

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Photo of KevinGordon
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

Photo of mechamifune
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

Super impressed by this. By far the best thing i've had from Lonerider. Fantastic mouthfeel and melding of the cocoa, coffee, and dark malt flavors.

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Photo of thatoneguymike
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

Photo of BradShook
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

Photo of AGB
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of ZEB89
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

Photo of discdueler
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

Photo of jak
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

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Pistols At Dawn from Lonerider Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.19 out of 5 with 101 ratings
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