Nourri Au Fourrage | Solemn Oath Brewery

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87 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Solemn Oath Brewery
Illinois, United States
solemnoathbrewery.com

Style: Milk / Sweet Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by emerge077 on 05-17-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
87
Reviews:
11
Avg:
3.72
pDev:
10.48%
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
11
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Ratings: 87 |  Reviews: 11
Reviews by Chaney:
Photo of Chaney
4/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Picked up a growler of this from the brewery.

Served in a Solemn Oath glass.

A: Poured black as the Ace of Spades, with a whopping malted milk ball-esque, beige head that clung to the glass as the liquid was siphoned.

S: More IBUs than I was expecting. Pretty awesome, yet understander. Not a dessert, more like slightly overdone toast with some raw cacao spread on top.

T: At first, I noticed the bitterness, then, I got some artificially flavored grape popsicle which was totally divine.

M: I didn't think this was thin like many have stated, especially considering the somewhat session able octane.

O: Quite excellent in my opinion. I just refilled my glass.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of 77apm
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of Guinnsslvr
4/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of reitzbrewing
3.99/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Zonian1
4.5/5  rDev +21%

Photo of WoodBrew
4/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The Nourri Au Fourrage was a solid drinkable stout. It poured an opaque black with tan head that left some lacing. The scent and taste bordered espresso. The mouthfeel was fuller in body with smooth carbonation. Overall it was very good.

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Photo of mjc3151
3.45/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of NSXAG
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of Jaycase
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of itracy63
3.89/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Kubrickx
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of Canada_Dan
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of sgoro
4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

Photo of MidwestBA
4/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of lloydboss
3/5  rDev -19.4%

Photo of Jae61
4.12/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Mersh
4.09/5  rDev +9.9%

Photo of Reneejane
4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

Black with a tan head. Poured from a bomber bottle. Good lacing, rock hard head. Malt and light fruit aroma. Slightly mineral character. Roasted malt dominates flavor, warm alcohol, smooth mouthfeel. Good milk stout, not sweet, good example of the style.

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Photo of snowmageddon
4/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of MadelineNash
4.65/5  rDev +25%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Overall, great milk stout and would try again

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Photo of smartassboiler
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of egoo33
4/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BrewThru_29
2.5/5  rDev -32.8%

I wanted to like this, but its not a milk/sweet stout. Its a Black IPA. I know Solemn Oath likes to use a lot of hops in their beer, but I wish they would let some of the softer, malty notes come forward in this one. Instead, I just got bitter hops that overwhelmed the other flavors of the beer.

I won't get this again, but if you like Black IPAs, you may want to give this a shot. If you let this one sit for 6 months, I bet some of the hop bitterness may fade a bit.

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Photo of sweemzander
3/5  rDev -19.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of krome
4/5  rDev +7.5%

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Nourri Au Fourrage from Solemn Oath Brewery
3.72 out of 5 based on 87 ratings.
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