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RATINGS: 538   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61/5   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
This smooth, creamy stout and a crackling fireplace are the perfect answer to a wintry evening in Wisconsin. The rich coffee flavor compliments the "warm, fuzzy feeling" you get from the abundant alcohol. Formerly a winter seasonal, named Satin Solstice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 5, 2014

Bottle 12fl.oz.

[ As Central Waters Satin Solstice Imperial Stout ].
[ Trade by StFun ]. Clear dark brown colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, bourbon, alcohol, light vanilla. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, roasted, alcohol, chocolate, coffee, sweet malt, light oxidide. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light alcoholic. [20131012]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (40453) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 12, 2013
12 fl oz bottle as Satin Solstice Imperial Stout. Pours hazy brown with a small tan head. Aroma is toasted malty, caramelish to breadish. Bitter, toasted malty and caramelish. Breadish and chocolate. Bitter and roasted malty finish. Nice roasted chocolate malty brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (34357) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 10, 2006
A slightly hazy amber beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of berries and chocolate as well as lighlty roasted notes on a slightly acidic back ground. The flavor is sweet and very roasted combined with a light touch of chocolate.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (25926) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 25, 2006
Bottle. Clear brown coloured with an off white head. Sweet roasted aroma of dried fruits with notes of coffee. Flavour of coffee with notes of dried fruits.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 2, 2007
(Bottle 35,5 cl) Courtesy of CaptainCougar. Clear, reddish chestnut brown with a light brown head. Spicy vanilla in the nose with a rather burned note. Body is only medium with sweetish, roasted malt and notes of dried fruit with a burned edge. The finish is dry with a subdued bitterness. Not a huge Imperial stout, but a very pleasant one. 230807

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (23044) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 22, 2010
Bottle. Pours a black color with a small off-white head. Has a sweetish roasted malty chocolate aroma. Roasted malty chocolate flavor with some slightly harsh coffee hints. Has a sweetish roasted malty chocolate and coffee finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
madmitch76 (22102) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2012
19th December 2009
2006 Bottle. Opaque black stout. Aged malt nose. Softish palate. Aged malt start with some unsweet chocolate underneath. Slightly tangy before a quiet echo of hops in the finish. Hangs together okay in a ’wee heavy’ sort of way!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (21441) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - SEP 7, 2010
Bottle courtesy of CaptainCougar - thanks! Very dark maroon, medium brown head that settles quickly. Subtle chocolate syrup aroma with a bit of vanilla. Taste is bitter dark chocolate. Decent stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leighton (18527) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 30, 2015
Bottle shared at chriso’s post-GBBF shindig 2014 - London. Pours deep brown with a foamy, tan head. Dusty chocolate abounds in this one, coloured by notes of earthy bitterness, dark sugars. Medium bodied with fine to average carbonation. Finishes with cheap-tasting chocolate. So so.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rasmus40 (17532) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 12, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Hazy dark brown with a small beige head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, coffee and oxidized. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish with a little warming alcohol. 121013

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