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Brewed by Buxton
Style: Imperial Stout
Buxton, England
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RATINGS: 53   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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A Special Edition of our Tsar Russian Imperial Stout, inoculated with a 1978 strain of Courage Brettanomyces yeast and aged in barrel for at least 9 months before release.


4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
erickok (3499) - Tours (and Paris), FRANCE - SEP 28, 2012
Rich black body, light tan head. Malty chocolate body, cream, rich base. Dark hops to complement. Whole lot of flavour. Wow. (On tap at Borefts 2012)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (14193) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 28, 2012
tap at de molen ... black ... deep roast ... light brett nose ... soft mellow and smooth ... soft mellow chocolate roast ... longsoft brett linge on the roast .. interesting but im no brett fan

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dEnk (3781) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - SEP 28, 2012
Cask @ bbf. Aroma is cherry and other red fruits, slight brett, thick roast and liquorice. Flavour is thick roast and liquorice, again red fruit bretty notes. Great brew.


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