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RATINGS: 7   MEAN: 3.47/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 279   ABV: 9.3%
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This beer is aged in Woodford Bourbon Barrels, some of the most sought after bourbon barrels in the craft brew industry. We took the recipe for our Black Lager and doubled the ingredients. Forty days after the magic happened, the goat was birthed. Black Goat is a Double Black Lager, sure to please the harshest of critics. Caution: this billy kicks! ABV 9.3% IBU’s 25 Hops: Horizon and Crystal Malts: Carafoam and Black Malt


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rumproasts (2734) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 5, 2014
tap. Near black with small head. Smooth black ale revved up with bourbon barrel aging. Slightly hot from the booze. Nothing subtle at all about this one.

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
fakebeersnob (137) - Saginaw, Michigan, USA - SEP 5, 2013
People next to me assumed it was a stout. Does have a lighter hue when you look around the edge of the glass. Bourbon is not overwhelming. Feels like they used a higher end barrel than some other bourbon aged beers that I have had lately. I enjoyed it better as it warmed. At the end sometimes I got that bourbon alcohol feeling I am not a fan of, but bourbon fans enjoy. It is growing on me.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mittenator (1251) - Michigan, USA - SEP 2, 2013
Draft at Perrin. Near black with a dark beige head. Bourbon, vanilla and caramel. Oily with dark, dried fruits. A bit boozy.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (10468) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 15, 2013
Tap sample at MBGSF 2013. Poured a black color with a large frothy tan head that was mostly lasting and produced excellent lacing. Moderate to heavy roasted malt, bourbon, wood and vanilla aroma. Medium to full body with a smooth texture and flat carbonation. Medium to heavy roasted malt, bourbon and wood sweet flavor with a medium to heavy sweet finish of moderate to long duration. Solid drinkable brew.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (2541) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 31, 2013
Had this on draft at the Perrin brewery. Crazy oak and sweet taste. Bourbon shines but isn't over the top. Well rounded and ABV is hidden nicely

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
njager246 (342) - grand rapids, Michigan, USA - MAY 17, 2013
On tap at brew pub... dark brown and reddish....nut..hops and Carmel flavor... not my favorite type of beer... but really good!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bwa5879 (616) - Portage, Michigan, USA - FEB 26, 2013
Appear: dark reddish brown with a light layer of light brown suds. Aroma: sour malt and roasted caramel, perhaps a trace of sweet citrus hop. Taste: watery watm mouthfeel. light sour malt flavor with some tart saltiness. Caramel taste too. Finish: warm sweet grape and bourbon, a little warm. Overall: kind of like a bourbon aged porter. Caramely and pretty sweet. Not their best.


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