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RATINGS: 217   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.92   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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"This is our Coffeehouse Stout amped up to 8% abv and aged for a couple of months in Virginia Gentleman Reserve Bourbon Barrels. Another unique AleWerks beer which blends the rich, coffee-milk stout flavors with those of vanilla and bourbon."


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beergeek23322 (2345) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - NOV 3, 2013
9/23/2010. From bottle. Pours black with a large beige head. Strong coffee aromas with chocolate, oak, vanilla. Sweet at first, coffee flavors, then finishes with bitter hops. Fantastic stout.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
harrymel (1503) - Spokane, Washington, USA - NOV 1, 2013
Bottled: unk When I crowned this bitch, I immediately held it over the sink on account of its excessive pppfffttt! Pours a black ale with a huge light mocha foam, in line with the acoustics provided. Leaves a solid webbing of lace. Smells of oak, vanilla, coffee, sweet cocoa - to be honest, my first sniff made me immediately think of KBS - but easier to get. Really pleasant nose. Flavor is robust with bitter coffee, semisweet chocolate, oak, bits of vanilla and tannin. Body is a hint light probably on account of it’s excess carbonation and dry finish. If the body was adjusted, I think the beer would be leaps better, as it warms it achieves this a bit, but still, the beer is negatively affected by these limits. After awhile, and plenty of swirling, the carbonation died down and the mouthfeel became medium heavy with a really nice finish. This also allowed for more of the sweetness in the flavor to come through, bumped the mouthfeel from 2.25 to 3.5 (since the issue was present) and the flavor up from 4 to 4.5.

4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Maltznbelg (5) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 25, 2013 does not count
Complex. This beer has been aging for a whole. The head disappeared quickly and their is not a strong aroma. But the flavor is intense and the deep red to black color fantabulous. A great sipper for an autumn night. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jmgreenuk (4695) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2013
Bottle courtesy of Iphonphan in Denver. Poured a deep mahogany with a frothy dark tan head and an oily consistency. The aroma is rich creamy alcoholic roasted malt. The flavour is strong bitter with a roasted malt creamy boozy coffee chocolate palate. Silky smooth and a whale contender.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrHangover (2541) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2013
Bottle, courtesy of Iphonefan. Pours a pitch black with a creamy, huge beige head. Aroma of oak, bourbon, molasses and coffee. Flavour is very sweet, alcoholic, molasses and rich on malted flavors. Big oak barrel influence in the flavor. Aftertaste is very sweet and long lasting. Velvet, smooth mouthfeel. Very nice brew

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kermis (5452) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2013
Bottle shared big thanks to iphonephan. Pours black with a big brown head. Aroma of big coffee, roast, bourbon, vanilla and cocoa. Flavour is over moderate sweet and moderate to heavy bitter. Full bodied with soft carbonation. Lovely!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SudsMcDuff (5894) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - SEP 22, 2013
love the simplictic label .. . pours dark .. . mild foam, lacing is decent .. . coffee, light tar, and mild cooking vanilla with a tiny dash of bourbon .. . mouth is mild but not weak .. . pretty good, could easily gulp down a bomber! .. . . Hank Hill is my Father. i tell ya what..

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeerFlavoredBeer (254) - New Hampshire, USA - SEP 20, 2013
Smells like fresh ground french roast, flavor is initially very intense but smooth coffee. Not overly bitter. The middle is earthy and slightly sweet and watery for a moment and then the coffee comes back in a slightly dry finish that has a sweet, espresso-like fruitiness and at the same time is a little peppery. The bourbon isn’t super forward, but it’s there. Although the body is a little lighter than what I wanted, the mouthfeel really works. On the pour and the first sip, you’ll feel underwhelmed - but when it all comes together, it really is an excellent stout.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (12470) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 30, 2013
Bottle at Birch & Barley for ajax25g’s 26th, a pleasure drinking with you. Cloudy brown color, almost flat. Aroma is pure coffee. Taste has coffee, cocoa, coffee, very subtle anise, and coffee. Coffee finish. Tasty enough, if you like coffee.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
alexsdad06 (5608) - Ohio, USA - AUG 24, 2013
22 oz. bottle from ksurkin. Pours a dark brown to black color with a small creamy khaki head. The aroma and flavor had big dark roasted coffee notes, chocolate, well integrated bourbon character, vanilla and some background bitterness to the finish. Solidly balanced flavors, first class.


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