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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 4.21/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 480   ABV: 16%
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Re-named BA Meph Addict.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (31628) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 24, 2013
From tap at City Tap House. Pours pitch black with a small tan head. Aroma is smooth bourbon malty, vanilla and caramelish. Thick malty, caramelish and toasted breadish. Thick, oily and dense dark chocolate malty into the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 1, 2012
(Draught) Pours an opaque black body with a small brown head. Aroma of bourbon, oak, anise, roasted malt, vinous, brown sugar, and plum. Flavor of bourbon, oak, dark fruit, caramel, dark chocolate, roasted malt, and coffee with a warming alcohol burn for a finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ratman197 (10098) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAR 11, 2012
On tap at Avery poured a translucent dark brown nearly bvlack with a small lingering brown head. Aromas of coffee, bourbon, oak, dark chocolate, pepper and light roastiness. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a warming finish. Flavors of coffee, dark chocolate, bourbon, oak, light licorice and light roastiness with a smooth warming lingering, coffee finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BeerandBlues2 (9997) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - APR 7, 2012
Tap at Avery. Pours opaque with a medium, frothy tan head, medium retention and good lacing. Aroma is coffee, roast, and dark chocolate malt, brown sugar, oak, dates and earthy hops. Flavor is coffee, earthy notes, dark fruity esters, roast and chocolate malt, bourbon and a sweet finish. Full body, high warmth and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
adnielsen (9417) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 10, 2012
Boulder Strong Ale Fest. Black appearance with a dark brown head. Fairly rich coffee, light caramel, very light bourbon, roasty chocolate malty aroma. Thick mouth feel. Rich dark chocolate, fairly bitter, roasty coffee, caramel, very light bourbon flavor with a burning, boozy finish. I was really looking forward to this one and I was a bit let down. The bourbon didn’t really come through all that much and the coffee didn’t seem as fresh as with most batches of Meph Addict.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
daknole (9416) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 20, 2012
Some kind stranger allowed me a nice serving from his glass at Avery. Whoever you are, thanks! Big, huge beer. All bourbon, chocolate and coffee band that’s A-OK by me!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
arminjewell (6322) - lansing, Michigan, USA - APR 16, 2012
Pour on tap at the brewery, dark oily black pour with creamy dark tan head, aroma brought big notes of coffee, chocolate, milk and dark chocolate notes, slight hints of bourbon and vanilla but not much, some nice dark fruits laced throughout as well. Taste is a nice mix of big espresso and roasted coffee moving into sweet bourbon and vanilla notes, nice chocolate and dark fruit notes, slight molasses finishes fairly sweet but the roasted coffee notes help balance. It is a great beer, but not much different than the regular.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
douglas88 (6250) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 16, 2012
Man, what a search. On tap at Avery during 2012 GABF week. It runs out as I am in line! I run around scanning people’s glasses in search of a soul to share- yes I did that. I almost gave up until one person offers it to me! Pours a totally black color, no head. A huge nose of bourbon and coffee. Of course, a similar flavor of massive coffee, smooth sweet barrel, actually this is understated despite being 16%. Drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Camons (6249) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2012
Tap @ Avery, doing the 10th Annual Boulder Strong Ale Festival. Pours black with a small offwhite head. Aroma of roasted malts, rich hard roasted coffee, caramel, light bourbon notes. Taste is malts, expresso, hard roasted coffee, caramel, light bourbon notes. Full body, creamy mouthfeel, low carbonation, light alcoholic finsh ( well its 16 % ) Coffee taste is more mellow than the normal Meph Addict, wich imo does it more balanced. Good one. 090312

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BoBoChamp (5667) - Gent, BELGIUM - NOV 23, 2014
36cl, Batch 1, at 17.81%Vol, as Avery Tweak (aged in Bourbon barrels), new exclusive American brew, with coffee, thx alot to Anthony for bringing this over!, very complex sweet Stout, heavily roasted/alcoholic/sweet and slightly woody/spicy/fruity, yet very balanced, cloudy, small head, top class!, yet very expensive!, ’This to celebrate my 600th Imperial Stout rating, and what a beast!’, WOW!

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