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Weird Beard Black Perle

Brewed by Weird Beard
Style: Sweet Stout
Ealing, England


on tap

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RATINGS: 128   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
Cask & Bottle Conditioned; Regular.
Batches 0003 0016 0025(at 4.5%) 0036

When you get to that time of day when that cup of hot coffee is no longer the answer, and you need something with a little extra kick, plait your bear, stick on your eye patch and grab a Black Perle. This milk stout is chock full of roasty malts, milk sugar, hopped with hand fullís of perle plundered from the unsuspecting and aged on a chest full of Zamorana coffee beans.
Brewed in partnership with www.alchemycoffee.co.uk
Drink with your bacon and eggs in the morning or somebody elseís oysters; free your inner pirate, argh.

Grains: Pale, Roasted Barley, Wheat, Chocolate, Flaked Oats, Crystal, CaraPils, lactose
Hops: Perle

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
ShivanDragon (2551) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - NOV 26, 2015
3.8%, 500ml, pours black with a limited but fine brown head. Aroma of a lot of coffee, chocolate, toasted and roasted malts, vanill, hops. very nice..<vr/> Taste are reasonable to robust coffee and roasted/burnt makt bitter, moderately sweetness, vanilla, milk chocolate, smooth and soft in texture, something sharp, long coffee and roasted aftertaste, reasonable body. low carbonation, .... you have to appreciate strong coffee brews, otherwise this isnít your beer....occasionally youíll find one that is outstanding... and thatís this one.... nice tastefull beer with limited alcohol...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bloodbuzzdean (34) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - NOV 19, 2015
3.8%abv. Purchased in BottleDog, Merchant City. Black colour with few, slight brown head. Aroma is coffee and chocolate. Taste is a bit burnt coffee bean and chocolate. Silky palate with soft carbonation. Very refreshing.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
BazScott (5) - - OCT 24, 2015 does not count
Black in colour, virtually no head. Strong tones of coffee with a slightly bitter aftertaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
alomtnez (236) - SPAIN - OCT 12, 2015
On tap at La Tape. Brownish head with good retention. Black appearance. Weak aroma, roasted. Taste is roasted with slight acidity. Watery palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
teddybeer (2932) - Madrid, SPAIN - OCT 11, 2015
black color with a tan head, good lasting, very creamy. Aroma has strong notes fo coffee, licorice and roasted malts. Flavor is toasty, light chocolate, roasty and coffee beans. The final is light bittery wit coffee notes. Creamy and smooth on palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
culchiem (3150) - Berlin, GERMANY - SEP 13, 2015
Bottle. Black with a frothy tan head. Aroma is coffee and chocolate. Flavor is roast malt, more chocolate than coffee. Long burnt finish. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (7165) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 11, 2015
Bottle shared with Ashton McCobb. Pours opaque dark brown with a persistent tan head. Aromas of strong black coffee, light chocolate. Taste is bitter coffee, dark chocolate. Sweet lactose. Good mouthfeel. Sweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (4200) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 11, 2015
Bottle from a corner shop. Appearance - opaque black with a lovely fawn head. Nose - mostly coffee but with some chocolate. Taste - more of the same. Enough chocolate to make it pleasant. Palate - surprising body for the ABV. Creamy with a dry finish. Overall - not a coffee in beer fan and often doubt the virtues if weak stout but a pat on the back to the brewer for making this interesting yet balanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cunningham (6056) - Halden, NORWAY - AUG 26, 2015
Appearance: Opaque dark color with a fine tan head. Some lacing.
Aroma: Coffee, dark malt and a bit fruity.
Palate: Nice body for a 3,7% ale. Moderate sweet and a moderate bitterness. Average to soft carbonation.
Taste: Coffee, chocolate, roasted and a bit fruity.
Overall impression: Nice, pleasant and tasty stout. Fresh and easy to drink.
Personal stats: On tap at Weird Beard Tap takeover at BrewDog Camden in London, England

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
OllieBBommel (1310) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 23, 2015
Tap@In de Wildeman, Amsterdam. Appearance: clear dark brown with beige head. Aroma: hops, roasted malt, chocolate, coffee. Taste: coffee, some schocolate, bitter. Palate: smooth, lasting body, medium carbonation. Overall: nice.

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