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RATINGS: 300   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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.

AJmaneliquor1's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AJmaneliquor1 (5) - - DEC 22, 2012
Bottle from Mane Liquor. Had this whilst out for the Mane Liquor Staff party. Pours black with a small light brown head. Very creamy feel, dominant lactose feeling. Chocalatey notes, got better when it warmed up a bit. Definitely would love to try again

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niko100 (2707) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 17, 2016
Dark brown/black color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of toasted malt, molasses, vanilla, some dark fruit, & bourbon notes; Flavor of roasted sweet malt, dark chocolate, vanilla/caramel, dark fruit, and some bourbon; Warm finish; Pretty good but was expecting more.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
caesar (6682) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - AUG 14, 2016
Bottle thx to Benzai, small sample. Dark color, short frothy head. Aroma of roast, vanilla, bourbon, raisin, bit chocolate. Malty bitterness, vanilla sweetness, cookie bourbon, bit booze. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Benzai (14269) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 13, 2016
Bottle @ home shared with Caesar. Opaque pitch black color, average sized beige to light brown head that diminishes fairly quickly. Aroma is malts, bourbon, vanilla, bourbon rum soaked raisins. Taste malts, bourbon, dark overripe fruits, dark malts and bitter. Full body, medium carbonation. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
edgallow (3680) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 3, 2016
12 oz bottle pours black with a brown head. Aroma of bourbon, coffee and toffee. Taste is bourbon and chocolate

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
thedm (5794) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - JUL 10, 2016
This bottled brew from a bottle shop poured a head of foamy finely sized brown colored bubbles that were mostly lasting and left behind a no visible carbonation opaque except at the edges dark black brown colored body and an excellent lacing. The nice aroma was bourbon. The mouth feel was weakly tingly at the start and at the finish with a lingering mild roasted malt aftertaste. The strong flavor contained notes of cucumber roasted malt bourbon and chocolate. Delicious and one I would certainly like to have again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
demannu (378) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 4, 2016
Black pour with tan head than fades to leave a thin film on tol of beer. Sweet aroma. Flavor is nice with vanilla, chocolate, and coffee with a nice bourbon touch. Palate is light enough to not weigh yo down but is not overly thin. Good body for a porter. One of my wife’s better random purchases.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
AndyW68 (1458) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUL 3, 2016
Near black pour. Aroma is sweet molassus. Taste is molassus and brown sugar with alcohol finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MikeAdams2735 (1) - - JUN 3, 2016 does not count
This beer is just ok. BBS need to be thicker. This beer does better than most.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BroadestTom (394) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 9, 2016
Aroma caramel, chocolate, vanilla, woody, Appearance black, tan foam, Taste medium sweetness, lightly bitter, Palate full body, average carbonation, Overall a very smooth well balanced barrel aged porter that aged very well. No alcohol taste. I would suggest this beer to a friend.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
IrishBoy (4111) - Bakersfield, California, USA - APR 16, 2016
12 oz bottle from Tavour. Nose is chocolate, light bourbon, and vanilla. Black with a medium tan head. Flavor is bourbony, with vanilla and chocolate. Nicely flavored, better than the aroma by itself.

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