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RATINGS: 766   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 14   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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Complexity. Aged for three months in Wild Turkey Bourbon barrels, this luxurious stout has a deep ebony hue and a beautiful mahogany head. The woody, vanilla-like notes imparted by the barrels mingle with aromas of fresh baked bread, toffee, and espresso and envelop the rich chocolate and roasted barley flavors with a fine bourbon character. Our exclusive partnership with Wild Turkey gives Anderson Valley a world class, consistent source of barrelage, allowing our brewers to explore new frontiers in barrel-aged craft beer.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jethro6191 (506) - Indiana, USA - JAN 19, 2014
Pours brown with a thin tan head. Chocolate, vanilla, bourbon, and roasted malt. Creamy mouthfeel with a light to medium body. Low carbonation level. Good barrel aged stout.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gurthnar (4780) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 20, 2016
Bottle at a tasting. Bourbon and stout elements married in harmony here. Coconut, woody, liquorish. Restrained roastiness, rather dried fruits. Good, not great.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cuso (7538) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 20, 2016
Bottle kindly shared by Miro, many thanks. Very dark brown color with medium beige head. Aroma of dried fruits, plums, dark malt. Taste, red fruits, red berries, light dark malt. Too much fruity for stout, but overall good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
lukka19 (579) - Myjava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 20, 2016
Bottle shared by Miro, many thanks. Opaque color, thick tan head. Aroma is malty, caramely, bourbouny, prunes, light roasted malt, raisins. Taste is sweety, fruity, prunes, raisins, bourbon. Good, but i expected more hoppy beer, more roasted malt, more coffee

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
RNDave (13) - Fillmore, California, USA - JUL 5, 2016
Excellent color, fast and aroma. Bourbon, slight chocolate, with a very nice vanilla finish that’s not heavy. Bourbon aroma & taste throughout makes for a very good beer. Order again in a heartbeat!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
RhetoricalAns (816) - Red Deer, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 28, 2016
Bottle. Almost black pour, reddish highlights. Couple fingers of dark tan head that did not last long and didn’t leave much in the way of lace. Quite sweet aroma, milk chocolate, vanilla, not a lot of bourbon. Whiskey comes though more in the taste. still quite sweet, heavier toffee. Fine.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
OllieBBommel (1424) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 20, 2016
Bottle@home. Appearance: clear brown with thick beige head. Aroma: coffee, toffee, vanilla, roasted malt. Taste: coffee, toffee, chocolate, vanilla, bittersweet. Palate: alcohol, medium bitters body, moderate carbonation. Overall: nice.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
zgaier (1884) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - JUN 14, 2016
Bomber. Pours a dark brown with a dissipating tan head and aroma of bourbon and vanilla. Taste is full of bourbon as well, with alcohol, vanilla, and mocha notes into the finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jjgmd (1960) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - JUN 14, 2016
With Z, pours a deep black pour with a beige head. Nose is whiskey, sweet vanilla and mocha. Taste is rich sweet malt with mocha and vanilla notes. Finishes on the same sweet tasting notes, dryly with a moderately long finish . Well balanced and very drinkable stout. quaff score 7 / 10

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
scotchzombie (520) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - JUN 12, 2016
Dark, rich and complex. Bourbon flavors shine. Only slightly boozy though. Warming and enjoyable. Review after the fact; tasted out of a bottle share at the Hop Yard Raleigh.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tomekboniek (467) - Warsaw, POLAND - JUN 8, 2016
Beczka w KiK. Barwa ciemna zbliżona do nieprzejrzystej. Piana przypominająca beżową, niska, szybko opadająca. Aromat niezbyt intensywny lecz zdominowany przez beczkę. Na drugim planie delikatna kawa, ciemne słody. Wysycenie średnie do wysokiego. Goryczka niska ale wyraźnie zaznaczona. W smaku dominuje whisky, paloność, oznaki kawy. Trunek jest gładki, średnio pełny. Porównując do polskim BA ( jeżeli można dokonać takiego porównania) nie robi już żadnego wrażenia. Ot stout stażony w beczke po szlachetnej wkisky.


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