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Prairie Pirate Noir | Prairie Artisan Ales

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BA SCORE
4.18/5
Exceptional
559 Ratings
Prairie Pirate NoirPrairie Pirate Noir
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Prairie Artisan Ales
Oklahoma, United States
prairieales.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 12.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Imperial Stout aged in Jamaican Rum Barrels

Added by russpowell on 05-10-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,438
Reviews:
108
Ratings:
559
pDev:
9.57%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
121
Gots:
188
Trade:
22
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Ratings: 559 |  Reviews: 108
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1/5  rDev -76.1%

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2/5  rDev -52.2%

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2.5/5  rDev -40.2%

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2.75/5  rDev -34.2%

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2.92/5  rDev -30.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

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3/5  rDev -28.2%

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3/5  rDev -28.2%

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3/5  rDev -28.2%

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3/5  rDev -28.2%

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3/5  rDev -28.2%

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3.02/5  rDev -27.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

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3.17/5  rDev -24.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.75

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3.25/5  rDev -22.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -22.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -22.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -22.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -22.2%

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3.31/5  rDev -20.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Pours opaque black with razor thin head. Pretty lifeless appearance. Nose starts with a strong and astringent rum character paired with light chocolate and some wood. Smells a bit oxidized. Taste is one note with this rum character dominating the palate. The base stout just does not hold up to the barrel treatment in this case. Mouthfeel is a tad thin for style with mellow carbonation and a slight boozy heat at the finish. This beer was overall pretty forgettable. I had the pirate bomb immediately following this beer, which was proof that prairie knows how to use a rum barrel, just didn't work for this beer.

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3.34/5  rDev -20.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

12 oz bottle poured into snifter

A: black in appearance with a small head that is chocolate in color that is gone in a flash

S: The rum is front and center with that molasses and burnt sugary smell but there is a good deal of chocolate on the nose as well

T: has a flat soda coca cola like flavor the flavors are hard to distinguish alcohol is very present chocolate I can not taste

M: thin and flat tasting

O: Very disappointed in this that coca cola flat flavor is not what I'm looking for in a beer. This is my first disappointment with rum barrel aging. If I didn't know this was a stout I never would have guessed from the flavor.

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3.41/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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3.42/5  rDev -18.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.42/5  rDev -18.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Smells of rum, burnt sugar, and coke. The taste follows the smell. It taste like a Vanilla Coke with rum. The beer is way to sweet and lacking any complexity. The mouthfeel is thin and flat.

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3.47/5  rDev -17%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.47/5  rDev -17%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.5/5  rDev -16.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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Prairie Pirate Noir from Prairie Artisan Ales
Beer rating: 4.18 out of 5 with 559 ratings
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