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Brewed by Brewfist
Style: Imperial/Strong Porter
Codogno (LO), Italy
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 210   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Imperial Porter destinata ad entrarvi nelle ossa... Una birra ricca e complessa che viene prodotta con una base di malti tipicamente inglese. Colore scuro impenetrabile, zuccheri residui ben bilanciati dell’amaro del luppolo e grado alcolico importante... Una grossa e grassa Porter!


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zvsn (615) - ISRAEL - JUN 18, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting. Thanks tomer. Dark brown with a small creamy beige head. Aroma of roasted malts, caramel, earthy hops and cocoa. Sweet, with flavors following the nose, strong hoppy bitterness in the finish. Nice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tomer (1726) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - JUN 16, 2014
At a tasting, small stable creamy head, deep beige head, quite opaque dark brown colour, strong aroma of aromatic hops, charred wood with hints of soy, pine, light aromatic coffee and cocoa, flavour of intense dark chocolate, cocoa and a shrubby bitterness with just a hint of sweetness. Suprisingly hoppy and extremely enjoyable.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (2324) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 7, 2014
Bottle at James’s. Pours black, sweet, sugary, chocolate, dry roast, bitter, vanilla.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sissio (615) - Orsenigo, ITALY - JUN 3, 2014
Clear dark brown with ruby highlights, brown head Chocolate, ashes, raw licorice, hint of wild honey, roasted malts, burned wood Like drinking raw licorice... Not bad but a little too licoricely

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tricksta_p (1137) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - MAY 25, 2014
Aroma of roasted malts, dark chocolate, coffee. Flavour is roasty, lots of chocolate and coffee, leading to a dry roasty finish. A bit overcarbonated. Otherwise a very nice coffee Stout-ish Imperial Porter.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
martjoobolut (742) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAY 23, 2014
0,33L bottle, BB 30.01.15. Pours dark brown with tan head. The head doesn’t stay. Aroma is creamy chocolate, sweet, ash, and mild alcohol. Taste is roast, dark chocolate, coffee, and smoke. Finish is mild coffee bitter. Overall: nice brew.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JohnnyJ (4368) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 21, 2014
Bottle. Dark brown pour with a light tan head. Nice chocolatey flavor, roast, coffee notes, licorice, dried dark fruit, a bit sugary, earthy and some bitterness. Medium to heavy body. Pretty good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
brianza_ale (94) - ITALY - MAY 16, 2014
Very dark brown, almost black; minimal/low head. Smells coffe, licorice, smoky and a bit of dark fruits. Taste is initially coffe and chocolate, turning to a more licorice and roasted,bitter long end; sweet is balanced, with not too many notes. Oily texture and palate, soft carbonation. Quite complex and slighlty boozy. Overall, that’s a nice Italian porter!

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
suurjuust (1068) - ESTONIA - MAY 14, 2014
Shared by martjoobolut, thanks! Dark brown, brown head. Nose is chocolate, some roast, malt, coffee hints, booze. Flavor is similar to the nose smooth, creamy malt that somehow comes off as a bit lactic, mild coffee and roast, chocolate. Somewhat confused.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Marduk (2749) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAY 12, 2014
330ml bottle. Pitch black color. Tiny brown head, stays as ring. Roast, coffee, cocoa, alcohol, chocolate in aroma. Chocolate, malts, milky, roast, cereals, sweet in taste. Ashy aftertaste. Messy brew.


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