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The Devil Made Me Do It! Coffee Imperial Oatmeal Porter | Tyranena Brewing Company

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The Devil Made Me Do It! Coffee Imperial Oatmeal PorterThe Devil Made Me Do It! Coffee Imperial Oatmeal Porter
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4.18/5
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706 Ratings
The Devil Made Me Do It! Coffee Imperial Oatmeal PorterThe Devil Made Me Do It! Coffee Imperial Oatmeal Porter
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Tyranena Brewing Company
Wisconsin, United States
tyranena.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Coffee beans used are a blend of Costa Rican and Sumatran from Berres Brothers Coffee Roasters in Watertown, Wi.

Added by Winter on 02-10-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,383
Reviews:
278
Ratings:
706
pDev:
8.37%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
216
Gots:
77
Trade:
6
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Ratings: 706 |  Reviews: 278
Photo of JDW4195
4.47/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Chizzlethespeez
4.07/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of bloatednemesis
3.96/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Angerhaus
3.75/5  rDev -10.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Wisconsin_IPA_Lover
4.09/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Gregf51
4.04/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of timontheroad
4.21/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of imbibehour
3.96/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured from the bottle into a nonic pint glass. Bottled Nov 15th 2015, cutting a little late here.

Dark mahogany brown, and quite opaque. A little bit of carbonation and cascading sheen while pouring, but manages a simple tan head of two to three fingers tall. Settles to a nice even and thin puck and collar.

Nice simple roasting bean coffee, a slight hint of milk, but an even nice roast angle that comes off with a large toasted nut aroma. Roasted nuts and almost char like flavors on the nose, mixing with a good simple coffee angle. Very nice and solid.

Palate manages basic goods. A little bit less creamy and slightly wet than anticipated for the porter, but stays close to porter lightness. Bitter slight grains but with a good dark char and mixing coffee roast flavor in the mid palate. Finishes with just a nice hint of bitter dark chocolate, and a bit of hop kick accenting the bitterness nicely.

A pretty neat take on mixed oatmeal and porter styles, the coffee is also a nice accent that makes for interesting drinking. Solid brew. Even at this stage the brew is solid, would be nice to have one that isn't so old however, but life could be far worse.

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Photo of rjp217
4.26/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of robbmotiwalla
4.49/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Tastes like i imagine non BA kbs would taste like
Great beer!

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Photo of deereless
4.21/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BSiegs
4.15/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Dark brown to black pour with one finger of light brown head. Retention is excellent, lacing is good. The aroma is very nice, tons of dark roasted coffee. Chocolate malt and some slight earthy, spicy notes comes through. The taste follows, the coffee is definitely the star. Roast, chocolate. Medium-full body, low moderate carb, nice dry finish. Excellent brew.

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Photo of JNForsyth
4.16/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Beginner2
4.25/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of FBarber
4.03/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Victory_Sabre1973
4.27/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

This beer pours pitch black. The head is minimal. The nose is heavy on the coffee. The taste has coffee, but has an added thickness to it. It is rich and bold. Delicious beer.

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Photo of Stengelfoot
4.5/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of ohiobeer29
3.22/5  rDev -23%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of BMart
4/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dfhhead25
4/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of EJJ1848
4.23/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of barczar
4.1/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Aroma is roasty and coffee laden, with nutty oatmeal notes.

Flavor is fairly chocolatey, lightly sweet initially, with coffee hitting mid palate and carrying into a roasty, moderately bitter finish. Just a hint of acidity.

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Photo of KeyWestGator
4.21/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of rsquared59
4.09/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of ksimons
4.12/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-almost black in color with a thin layer of dark khaki colored head that disappears quickly

S-lots of dark coffee in the smell with chocolate and molasses

T-lightly roasted oats with dark roasted coffee (not quite as much as the smell though) and chocolate and a bit of molasses

M-medium body and moderate carbonation, creamy feel to it

Overall a very good porter with a huge coffee smell, very drinkable

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The Devil Made Me Do It! Coffee Imperial Oatmeal Porter from Tyranena Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.18 out of 5 with 706 ratings
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