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Brewed by Prickly Moses Handcrafted Beer
Style: Black IPA
Barongarook, VIC, Australia
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 3.5/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 68   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Inspired by the mysterious legend of big black cats that roam the Victorian bush, this beer is an India Black Ale. Like an India Pale Ale, Black Panther IBA is a full bodied beer thatís rich in hop bitterness. A generous addition of North American hops both in the boil and in the fermenter impart a strong citrus aroma. Caramelised black malt imparts a subtle burnt flavour to this rare beer. Savour now.


imaragingbull's rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
imaragingbull (572) - Sydney, - OCT 5, 2013
Pours deep opaque cola brown with creamy light tan deep eggshell head. Aromas of coffee, milk, chocolate, dank, grass, herbs, toasted malts and hints of caramel. Medium body, zesty carbonation, balanced malt complexity with a perceivable medium level of bitterness. Finishes semi sweet, toffee, caramel, roasted malts, coffee chocolate malt complexity lingering.


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmgreenuk (4983) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 9, 2014
Tap at Taps Beer Bar, Kuala Lumpur. Poured a clear dark brown with a frotjy white head and lots of broken lace. The aroma is malt, light grass hop. The flavour is moderate bitter with a grass hop bitter, light spice palate and a lingering bitter finish. Medium to light bodied with soft carbonation.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
LesArgen (223) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 28, 2014
Aromas of coffee, grapefruit and honey. Lovely winter beer with plenty of roasted malt and hops in the mouth. The alcohol is very prominent in the back of the throat, but Iím enjoying that. Itís dry as a chip.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RafeAU (198) - Kingston, AUSTRALIA - OCT 26, 2014
Nice black IPA. aroma is hoppy, roasty, burnt. flavour is dark roast malt coffee with hop flavours complementing. well balanced.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Malrider69 (48) - Central Coast, AUSTRALIA - JUL 31, 2014
Pours with a well defined head, but probably slightly over-gassed. Slight taste of coffee. Appropriately hopped and sits well on the palate. Another high quality beer from Prickly Moses. They really do deserve recognition for thinking outside the box when producing beers that are not run-of-the-mill.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Choos (644) - Taylors Hill, AUSTRALIA - JAN 11, 2014
Aroma: perfume, chocolate, apricot 7 App; brown black, just off white head, sudsy lacing 3 Flavour; sweet malt, choc, hoppy 7 Palate: medium and finishes hoppy 3 Overall 15 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brenhophead (597) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - NOV 29, 2013
330mL bottle. Pours deep dark brown (held up to the light) with a fluffy caramel coloured head. A very nice aroma of resinous pine, dark chocolate and roasted coffee beans (aroma reminds me of Kooinda IBA). Very rich yet smooth medium body flavour. The light coffee/choc notes mingle well with the resinous pine and fruity notes. Complex and full of flavour.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vanvenlo (1318) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - NOV 23, 2013
Leoís Supermarket (24-Nov-13) Roasted malt and light coffee herbal hop aroma. Black colour ordinary head and suds lacing. Choc coffee herbal hop flavour. Bitter herbal light choc finish and aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lunkie (1470) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - NOV 23, 2013
Hop chocolate herbal malt aroma. Dark brown colour with great head and lacing. Malt chocolate hop spice flavour. Smooth palate. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sevenlee (1411) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - SEP 19, 2013
Pours balck with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, chocolate, pine, citrus, fruit, hops. Taste is medium sweet leading to a roasty and bitter finish. Nice.


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