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RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.92   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 534   ABV: 17.81%
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Re-named BA Meph Addict.
Our very own Parker, of the cartoon and cat loving variety, created this cult classic character back in our 17th season. Appearing in several episodes under another stage name that was deemed inappropriate, our executive producers and editors decided that a name change and further character development—a 4-month Hiatus in bourbon barrels—were necessary to satisfy our most ardent and demanding viewers.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (33597) - 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 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (14475) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 15, 2015
Bottle courtesy of solidfunk of Canadia, thank you, eh? Deep clear maroon color, beige head. Aroma of licorice, brownies, vanilla. Taste is very boozy hot brownie dough. Whoa.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brokensail (12222) - Orange County, California, USA - DEC 21, 2014
On tap @ Strong Ale 2014. Black pour with a finger of tan foam. Woah, smells like bourbon. High boost aroma on this one. Still has a lot of coffee and sort of a spicy whiskey and coffee note to it. A lot of chocolate and fudge. Flavor is kind of harsh in terms of the bourbon and booze character. Lots of coffee, but not as much as the regular version. Hot fudge, roasted malt, and spicy oak and coffee beans.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bu11zeye (12072) - 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 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Tmoney99 (11479) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 7, 2015
Bottle. Poured black color with an average frothy brown head that mostly lasted with excellent lacing. Moderate to heavy toasted malt, chocolate, bourbon, woody and small alcohol aroma. Medium to full body with a thick rich smooth texture and flat carbonation. Medium to heavy toasted sweet chocolate bourbon sweet flavor with a medium to heavy sweet smooth finish of moderate to long duration. Another standout brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ratman197 (10554) - 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 (10449) - San Diego, California, 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 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
daknole (10035) - 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 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
adnielsen (9662) - 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 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hopdog (9461) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 21, 2014
12oz bottle. Poured a black color with a small sized off white head. Coffee, roasty, bourbon, wood/oak, and some dark fruits. Some alcohol burn in the finish, but it is almost 18% ...

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