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RATINGS: 462   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   EST. CALORIES: 345   ABV: 11.5%
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Created for extreme beer and wine fanatics. Brewed with 8 different malts and massive quantities of Warrior, Chinook, Columbus, and Cascade hops, Black Flag Imperial Stout delivers a beer drinking experience like no other malted beverage on the planet.


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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Embrouille (2827) - - FEB 7, 2013
Bottled. Black appearance. Quite a lot of soy sauce showing up in the nose. Strong bitterness. Full bodied. Nice.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gription79 (2264) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Poured from a 22 ounce bomber. Big roasted malt notes, ash, chocolate, woody. A nice imperial stout, dry finish, not overly sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ThirstyBird (1587) - Düsseldorf, GERMANY - AUG 28, 2014
Thanks to koelschtrinker! The beer pours a deep black with a tan head. The smell is dark roasted malt, molasses. Taste is dry and roasty dark malt, dark fruit.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Koelschtrinker (10710) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - AUG 28, 2014
Kaffeeartiger Beginn, wenig alkoholisch, leichte Karamellnoten, insgesamt frisch und nett aber eher unsüffig. 9/11/11/11/5/11

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (3534) - Reno, Nevada, USA - AUG 19, 2014
"from notes (bomber)...big black heavy oily beer with tar like aspects...light smoke, riasins, chocolate, coffee. Bitter and semi sweet. Not bad, not best in class either. Hit the spot, though."

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Stuu666 (2324) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 3, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours black, nose is light chocolate, smooth chocolate taste, bitter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pushkinwow (2018) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 5, 2014
Bomber from Mike. Black with light tan head. Black malt, roasted and some ashiness, argggg, chocolate, vanilla. Moderate body and carbonation, dry, quite bitter, more chocolate and boozy.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vulcanmeister (197) - La Grande, Oregon, USA - JUN 24, 2014
From tap pours dark reddish brown with small tan head. Aroma is coffe, chocolate, and caramel. Flavor is some hops with lots of bitter roasted malt and chocolate. Medium body light carbonation. Nice long finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Erasmus_ro (1376) - Alabama, USA - JUN 22, 2014
660ml bottle @ #h-J14, 19/06/14. Pours a dark brown, black with a good-sized, long-lasting, thick, latte-colored head. Aroma is roast, chocolate, some grapefruit. Taste is semi-dry, quite a lot of roast, a lot of coffee as well as citrus. Full and well-carbonated. Enjoyable.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
maxwelldeux (3681) - Everett, Washington, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Bottle. Pours a very dark brown color with a moderate light brown head on there. Nose is extremely roasty with some subtle licorice elements coming through on it. Taste is extremely roasty and fairly bitter, giving the stout a hefty bite to it. Really quite a nice beer.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Beerhunter111 (7616) - Hasborn, GERMANY - JAN 22, 2014
650ml Flasche. Tiefschwarzes Bier mit schöner braunen Schaumkrone. Geruch sehr röstmalzig, dunkle Schokolade, Kaffee. Geschmack sehr malzig süß nach dunkler Schokolade, Kaffee. Sehr gut!


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