spinner

Aviator Bourbon Barrel Aged Black Mamba

Aviator Bourbon Barrel Aged Black Mamba

Rated 3.275 by BeerPals
No Image Available

Brewed by Aviator Brewing Company

Fuquay Varina, NC, United States

Style:  Stout

6.5% Alcohol by Volume

87 International Bittering Units

Availability of this beer is unknown


Sign Up to Participate:



Black Mamba is a full bodied oatmeal stout that has tastes of toffee, chocolate, coffee, and smoothness from the addition of flaked oatmeal. We use generous amounts of crystal, black patent, roasted barley and chocolate malt which gives the stout a dark colour and a complex taste profile. The final step for Black Mamba is aging in the finest American bourbon barrels for several weeks.

ID: 55547 Last updated 8 years ago Added to database 8 years ago

Key Stats

76
percentile

0

Drunk

1

Review

0

Likes

0 Member Photos

No photos yet. Show us yours!

Sign up to share your photos

Beeributes

Most noted beer attributes

None to date - be the first! Beeributes help BeerPal predict what beers you'll love.

Sign up to participate

Statistics

Overall Rank12117
Overall Percentile75.8
Style Rank280 of 800
Style Percentile65
Lowest Score4.1
Highest Score4.1
Average Score4.100
Weighted Score3.275
Standard Deviation0.000

Rating Distribution

Not enough reviews for this chart

Beer vs Style

1 Member Reviews

Recent | Card View | Table View
  • CYBERCAT 11371 reviews
    rated 4.1 8 years ago

    Aroma: 9 | Appearance: 8 | Mouthfeel: 8 | Flavor: 8 | Overall: 8

    Bourbon-soaked wood dominates the aroma, but smoky and molasses notes manage to squeeze through. Pours a tempting dark-chocolate brown with a fairly thick tan head that leaves some good lacing. Bourbon dominates the flavor, a little too much - I like a nice note of bourbon in a barrel-aged stout, but it should taste more of the beer than the bourbon, at least IMHO. Still, typical stouty notes of roast malt, molasses, coffee and semi-sweet chocolate manage to make an appearance. Thick, rich texture has plenty of fizz. A little more and this aspect would be perfect. Good job, Aviator, but next time not quite so much bourbon flavor & aroma. Thanks.

Discuss This Beer