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RATINGS: 265   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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The Baltic-style porter has a robust malt character and a slight herbal hop bitterness. Aged for 12 months in 10 year old Kentucky bourbon oak barrels, this alluring dark liquid features appealing undertones of vanilla, oak, cocoa and coffee. This aging occurs in abandoned mines in Michigan, at a constant temperature of 45F.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (37673) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 26, 2011

Bottle 12fl.oz.

Clear dark dark red - black brown colour with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, dark roasted, caramel, bourbon. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, laberlarver, bourbon, dark chocolate. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20111008]

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (33872) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 12, 2012
12 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is dark malty and light liqourice. Thick toffee caramelish. Liqourice and dark malty flavoured. Sweet and toasted toffee malty into a smooth malty and light vanilla note into the finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (29988) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 12, 2012
Bottled. A dark red-brown beer with a thin brown head. The aroma has notes of hops, bourbon, alcohol, malt, and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, bourbon, and wood, leading to a dry alcoholic finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25074) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 3, 2011
Bottle 35,5 cl. Courtesy of Doodler. Pours a dark brown with a rough beige head. Sweet Bourbon and vanilla aroma, some licorice allsorts. Medium body only, discreet roast, some dark dried fruit and a subtle Bourbon edge. A slight tartness, a whiff of roast, but it’s hard to believe that this is 12%. Very sessionable. 030711

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (22632) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 12, 2012
Bottle at Papsø. Clear dark brown coloured with a small beige head. Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel and dried fruits with notes of chocolate and bourbon. Sweet and roasted flavour of caramel, dried fruits and alcohol. Warming alcvoholic finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (17158) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2013
18th November 2011
Opaque black beer, tidy tan head. Smooth palate, a little dry. Good fine carbonation. Smooth dark malt, not bitter or roasty. Toasted coconut and a modicum of vanilla. Mild bourbon. Mild minerals. Well buried figgy and pruney fruits. Semi dry finish. Nicely joined up and hides the abv well.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (16654) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 21, 2011
bottle at fins ... deep black ... sweet rich dark fruity bourbon ... light vanilla nose ... meaty malts ... loads of bourbon ... rich and sweet ... toffee malt ... nice but im going of bourbon

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (14114) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 6, 2011
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks to Doodler. Cloudy red/brown - offwhite head Borubon, licoric, raisins, medium roasted malts, light barey notes, dried fruits, coconut, nice smooth body.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
brokensail (12367) - Orange County, California, USA - APR 11, 2011
A: The beer pours a very dark brown color with notes of red and a finger of off-white head. S: Smells like vanilla with notes of bourbon and milk chocolate. A very mild roastiness, some notes of dark fruits. Really quite smooth with a pleasant nose. T: A nice bourbon bite on the front end with plenty of smooth vanilla. A little bit of cocoa and dark chocolate. Light roasted flavors with just a hint of bitterness. M: Medium in body with a smooth, medium carbonation. O: Really heavy on the barrel, but nice flavor and mouthfeel.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (12109) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 7, 2011
(12oz bottle, red wax version) Pours a dark brown body with a small tan head. Aroma of oak, bourbon, chocolate, toffee, vanilla, and caramel. Flavor of bourbon, vanilla, vinous, oak, and chocolate.


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