Brewed by Weird Beard
Style: Sweet Stout
Ealing, England


on tap

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RATINGS: 151   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TET (2492) - Kaarina, FINLAND - FEB 21, 2015
Almost black beer with a very big, clouding and light brown head. Temptating appearance. Aroma has strong coffee and roastiness, salt liquirice, some pine forest and sweetness of chocolate. Taste has strong coffee, lactose, roastiness, and some salt liquirice, hint of chocolate. Medium bodied, smooth and pleasant palate. Huge amount of flavours in these abv. Tasteful beer with the strong coffee but thatís mixed nicely into the other rich flavours. Great beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerheart65 (1349) - Pori, FINLAND - FEB 19, 2015
Huge frothy/rocky light brown head fills my glass And leaves patches of lacing. Pitch black pour, clear. Milk coffee, lightly roasted malt, distant pine notes, ash, soap. Medium body, dry, slightly bitter, soft, low carbonation, juniper stays long. Yarr!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Kellentay (4) - Derby, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2015 does not count
Dark beer with minimal head. Ground coffee and dark chocolate on the nose. Light to medium body and not particularly mouth coating. Taste is predominantly coffee, dark chocolate and roasted malt. A session stout at 3.8%

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
olliejobbins (1578) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 1, 2015
On tap at Dorking beer fest. Pours opaque black with a small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, a little caramel and weak coffee. Nice smooth mouth feel. Slightly bitter coffee, malts and a sweetish finish. nicely balanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dynamiteninja (1795) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2015
Cask at Craft in Clerkenwell. Thin frothy tan head. Mahogany body. Chocolate, roast, coffee, licorice. Bitter and alkaline. Bitter finish. Not a fan of this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
undercurrent25 (1836) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2015
Pours a black colour. Taste is of roast malts and coffee. Didnít detect much lactose going on

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (13904) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 10, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is coffee, chocolate, roasted malt . Flavour is coffee, roasted malt, lactose, chocolate. Medium body. Not my kind of beer. KRS 080814

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
esenwu (13) - Łůdź, POLAND - JAN 10, 2015
Strong coffee aroma, more intensive than milkstout smell. Dry and more bitter than sweet. Very drinkable and good balanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
47574xeCD (855) - Godís Country, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 8, 2014
Bottle at home. Jet black with a very thin small tan head, immediately the coffee aroma hits you and the taste doesnít falter, coffee beans, cocoa roasted malts and chocolate milkshake. Lovely stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3370) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2014
500ml bottle from Favourite bear. Deep brown colour with a creamy tan head. Aroma has coffee and chocolate so does the taste. Fantastic.

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