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RATINGS: 212   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6/5   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
In 2013, two nine-gallon casks were filled with Buffalo Sweat and a handful of vanilla beans, and were stored in Tallgrass founder Jeff Gill’s office. A few weeks later, Jeff entered his office to find one of casks had exploded, spraying beer all over his office and leaving a hole in the ceiling above his desk shaped exactly like the cork bung used to seal the cask. Thankfully, the other cask did not explode. That night at an event in Wichita, Kansas, the beer was so well-received, it immediately got the call to become the brewery’s winter seasonal.


4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
AbbeyRoade (517) - Missouri, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Absolutely delicious vanilla stout!!! Deep smoky vanilla flavor. Wonderful smooth thick creamy body. Excellent.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jahshuwuh (558) - USA - JAN 3, 2015
Fairly dark color with half finger of creamy light khaki head. Smells of chocolate milk, vanilla, lactose, slight earthy coffee. Taste is just like the smell, good amount of vanilla with the chocolate milk, somewhat creamy, lot of lactic. Sweet but light, enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
mphopkins99 (2) - Missouri, USA - DEC 31, 2014 does not count
Pours very thick with a nice 2 finger head. Vanilla smell comes through immediately with a hint of alcohol burn. Goes down very smooth and the vanilla dominates the taste. At 5% this is a rare session stout that I will definitely go back to.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kambei70 (929) - - DEC 29, 2014
2014 can. Pours a dark brown/black with a dark tan head. Aroma is vanilla and chocolate milk shake with brewed coffee. Taste is chocolate milk and vanilla with roasted ground coffee and a pleasant bitterness. Slightly sweet but it's well balanced with the roast and bitterness. Medium mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bif (1958) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - DEC 23, 2014
16oz can. Pours a dark brown with a foamy tan color. Aroma of malt, vanilla and dark chocolate. Taste of roasted malt, dark chocolate and vanilla. Nice bitterness with a dry finish. Full body, smooth and creamy. Has a nice rich chocolate feel without being overly sweet. Enjoyable beer that fits the winter season quite well.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
drowland (7815) - Georgia, USA - DEC 19, 2014
12/19/14. 16oz can from Moline Hy Vee. Black pour with a thick tan head that sticks and laces well. Toasty aroma, mildly acidic, chocolate, ashy. Nice flavor, lots of vanilla pops through, mildly ashy, melds nicely with the vanilla. Digging it!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
adnielsen (10437) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - DEC 19, 2014
Big fucken can @ home, thanks to GrandaddyKC for sending! Pours a deep brown appearance with a foamy brown head. The aroma has a fair amount of roast, some smoke, vanilla, and earth. Moderately sweet and fairly high bitterness. Some vanilla but not overwhelming. Finishes bitter and roasty. Ok.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheEpeeist (3709) - Media, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 15, 2014
16 oz can. Dark brown with a big foamy tan head. Nose is vanilla, coffee, cocoa and caramel. Medium body with fizzy carb making it feel lighter. Taste is cola, coffee, vanilla and grape needing just a bit of roast to balance. Good starter for the evening.

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beachmaster (415) - Oklahoma, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Pint can into a pint glass. Pours a deep brown, with a medium mocha head that fades quickly. Some lacing. Nose is coffee, caramel, and chocolate, and the taste follows the nose, with a hint of vanilla added. Very smooth. Nice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arnold931 (1229) - Iowa, USA - DEC 11, 2014
Can. Pours very dark brown with very little head. Nose and taste are caramel and vanilla. A little roast in the aftertaste. Nice.


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