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Elevator Angry Goat Barrel Aged Nut Brown Ale

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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.44/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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The 2012 Goat Series lineup was aged in rye whiskey barrels from Woodford Reserve. Angry Goat, due out in the spring, will feature Dirty Dickís Nut Brown Ale.


4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mcnealc31 (248) - Elida, Ohio, USA - APR 17, 2014
Angry GOAT is a nut brown ale aged in whiskey barrels. Clearly evident from the aroma. The only beer Iíve had with more whiskey in the aroma is Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale. There is some nuttiness in the back, too. Whiskey dominates the flavor, but thereís more there. Hints of nuts, sweet malt, and a sour finish. Outstanding if you love whiskey. Which I do! Not sure the sourness is necessary.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bytemesis (2572) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - JAN 27, 2014
Bottle. Pours hazy reddish mahogany, swirling streaks of some suspended fine particles in the glass make it look like something from a horror movie. Huge beige creamy head, very slow to dissipate, nice lacing. Aroma is very light overall and dominated by grain, caramel, and not much else. Flavor is the same, maybe a touch of whiskey, but not much, medium sweet to the point of being a bit sickly, oranges, light tartness and funkiness; tastes a bit infected to me. Some woody tannins just to round out an overall not so pleasant experience.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ADesenberg (500) - Ohio, USA - JAN 18, 2014
Bottle: Hazy brown with a tan head. Aroma is nutty, and sweet vanilla. The flavor is nice, not as bourbon-y as I was hoping, but itís nice and nutty with some sweetness from the barrels thrown in. There is a hint of some roasty chocolate as well. Enjoyable.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
cheap (3802) - Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 9, 2013
Off the cuff this is quite strong for a brown ale. seems to be quite high in abv. yea a slightly darker look to it. some mild co2 but its just a little to provide some sizzlew. gorws on yah.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerman6686 (3870) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 4, 2013
This poured a medium brown with a beige head. Aroma was whiskey, and caramel. Flavor was similar, not much brown ale character, but a simple tasty BA beer without being sweet or boozy

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (13350) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2013
5th June 2013
Hazy deep amber beer with a pale tan head. Nice fruity nose. Palate is light and semi dry. Mild carbonation. A little creamy malt with a touch of barrel induced vanilla. Mellow and slightly sour whisky. Whisper of Coca Cola and nice generic fruits. Mild sherbet in the aftertaste. Very tasty and drinkable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DoublEE (784) - South Euclid, Ohio, USA - SEP 17, 2013
It tastes like nuts, vanilla, caramel, bourbon and a little bit of pears, surprisingly. But overall there isnít much bourbon in either the aroma or flavor of this brew. Mouthfeel/body is medium, itís smooth and a bit slick. It also has a good amount of carbonation, but itís also easy to drink. I think this is a solid overall brew.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nuplastikk (4123) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 13, 2013
12oz bottle. Unfiltered brown body, slow steady carbonation bubbles within, thin white head. Probably the first barrel aged Nut Brown Iíve had. Barrel aroma combined with some toffee, caramel, brown chocolate. Mild and subdued, but still tastes bigger than 5.8%. Smooth caramel booze candy finish. Very unique, itís nice to have a drinkable barrel aged beer. Refined, yet bold flavors. Well done.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Daytonbeer (582) - Ohio, USA - SEP 12, 2013
Pours cloudy brown with reddish hue, tan head, and no lacing. Aroma of whiskey, roasted malts, and some spice. Taste is the same with a long lingering bready maltiness.

4.2
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
daniellunsford (105) - - JUN 6, 2013
Pours a chestnut brown with no head. Aroma of rye whiskey, cherry, walnuts, and mocha. Taste is a fantastic mix of toasted nuts, bourbon barrel, and balanced sweetness. A fantastic offering.


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