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RATINGS: 338   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.16   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 390   ABV: 13%
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Pirate bomb is our beer Prairie Bomb! aged in rum casks. The flavor from the casks helps impart more vanilla and coconut flavors to the beer while helping to add more body and smoothness to the already explosive and expressive flavors of Bomb!

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Lawsonciv (29) - Norman, Oklahoma, USA - OCT 21, 2013
Chocolate aroma. Small dark brown head. Initial taste of coffee and alcohol with a strong chocolate aftertaste. Truly one of the best beers I have ever had.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
OKBeerFan (62) - - NOV 16, 2013
Wow this is an absolutely amazing imperial stout! I love Prairie Bomb, but this just really amps that beer up big time! Be sure to start the beer at about 45 degrees and sip on it for a half hour or so and enjoy all the changes and complexities in flavor that come out. Coffee, Chocolate, Rum, Cocoa, chilies, vanilla and oak. Phenomenal brew! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
gerby23 (24) - Siloam Springs, Arkansas, USA - DEC 21, 2013
Look at the ratings, what else can I say? Slightly smoother than Bomb, but not sweeter per se. That could be it’s only knock--for me--is that I really liked the aggressiveness of the Bomb. But that just being nit picky on a stellar brew.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
scarab (44) - - DEC 22, 2014
This one is just PERFECT. Outstanding aroma of coffee, cocoa, vanilla and rum. Great taste of coffee, cocoa, chilli, vanilla, coconut and rum. Spicy, full-bodied imperial stout.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
rhsiung (1047) - USA - FEB 21, 2015
12-oz bottle @ mikkellerbar (which i finally made it to). huge chile! but flavorful, not spicy. everything else was secondary.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
miwa (1) - Jonesboro, Arkansas, USA - FEB 22, 2015 does not count
2014 bottle. Aroma - rum barrel, vanilla, chile. Appearance - motor oil, small to no head. Taste-Vanilla, coffee, rum, slight drying chile heat. Palate-Thick, viscous, lingering. Overall- An excellent beer, one of my favorites, the faint chile heat lasts until your next sip. It doesn’t take long to want another sip.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Bricktop86 (607) - Moore, Oklahoma, USA - OCT 23, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 21, 2014 Pours black with a brown head. Aroma is coffee, rum, peppers and vanilla. taste follows nose. An explosion of flavors.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
MartzMimic (84) - Oklahoma, USA - OCT 26, 2013
Pours dark brown with a minimal head. Smells of chocolate and coffee, so it’s no wonder that those both dominate the initial taste. The alcohol and vanilla begin to appear, followed by a perfect amount of heat from the chilies. Nice mouth, but not as oily as I would have expected. This is an absolutely wonderful, memorable beer.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
bootsjohn (68) - Texas, USA - OCT 30, 2013
Holy schnikes, Batman! 12 oz bottle split with my wife into 2 snifters. Green wax, first batch. Pour is very dark brown with that middle dark Abercrombie kind of khaki colored head. Primarily opaque with mild translucency around the glass edge. First smell at roughly 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Wow. Like an adult Mounds candy bar with coffee added. Lots of coconut, cacao, dark chocolate, mild toffee, sweet rum, bold and acidic coffee. Decadent. Taste is beyond delicious. All the Aromatic notes blossom into a really well balanced flavor profile. Rum is first and last, but it never overwhelms. Raisin, bitter coffee, salted caramel, dark chocolate, Light barrel character, light chili pepper, and a great sweet vs bitter interplay comprise the taste. Palate is filling but slightly thin for what I’d expect. A bit of burn sets in, but it’s chili-based. As it warms it becomes nearly sublime. If I had dreamed of this before tasting it, I wouldn’t and couldn’t have imagined it tasting much better. Well done Prairie!

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
jc1762 (149) - Tokyo, JAPAN - DEC 25, 2014
Pours like syrup. Big, black and thick. Those nose shows a lot of chocolate and hints of espresso. But the cacao nibs take the superstar spotlight here. The palate shows much of the same but the heat from the peppers appear on the back end to create a warm finish. Perfect for the winter season. Delicious and highly recommend for stout lovers.

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