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RATINGS: 151   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.03/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
2010 Vintage: Gold Wax
2011 Vintage: Silver Wax
2012 Vintage: Copper Wax
2013 Vintage: Dark Brown Wax
2014 Vintage: Blue Wax


4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
CountPrattula (53) - - AUG 15, 2015
2014 vintage. Overpowering tobacco up front, which yields to boozy chocolate. Really nice mouthfeel.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
markextrae (2756) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - AUG 1, 2015
Shared 2014 batch bottle with a friend. Poured a pitch Black colour with a slight non lasting caramel coloured head on top. Nose is a lot of bourbon forward. Darkest roasted chocolate, fudge, and vanilla Cream on top. Brownies, but just a ton of sticky sweet bourbon. Taste follows the nose, lots of bourbon forward. And because of that itís still a little bit hot in the finish. The mouthfeel is not as thick as i would have expected. Just a delicious sticky bourbon stout.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Habanero (3569) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - JUL 25, 2015
Bottled. Pours pitch black with a tiny tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, coffee and licorice notes. Sweet flavor that ends up more dry with a hint of malt bitterness. Medium to full bodied, oily texture and flat to soft carbonation. A great Impy. 🌟🌟🌟🌟

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Pyrmir (5055) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2015
650 ml bottle at Hasse, thanks! Black with mocca head. Aroma of dark chocolate, vinous barrel notes, raisins, plums and light cinnamon. Taste is sweet but lot cloying, dark chocolate, dried fruits, plums, vinous notes, booze and light vanilla

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hayduke (4293) - Eureka, California, USA - JUL 3, 2015
This was from a bottle while on the bus at the RBSG. It poured jet black with a tan head. My notes indicate is smelled like toasted chocolate malts, some vanilla and coffee. Very full body and dense oily mouth feel. Flavor is decadent with coffee, ripe fruit, chocolate and vanilla. Hides the alcohol well. Really really good. I loved this one.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DuffMan (8628) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 3, 2015
Bottle, shared on the RBSG bus. I thought the wax on this was black, but looking at the deScription here, it must have been dark brown. Near black, viscous pour with a lazy dense brown head. Rich roasty aroma, chocolate and vanilla too. Extremely full bodies, loads of roast, chocolate liqueur, vanilla, coffee undertones, nice fruity acidity prevents it from weighing the palate down too much. So smooth and rich. Really excellent.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gription79 (2749) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - JUL 3, 2015
Poured from a 750ml bottle at RBSG 2015. This is a fantastic imperial stout. It is rich, warming alcohol notes, chocolate, raisin, licorice. Very good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jcartamdg (2695) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 3, 2015
Pours jet black with a thick mocha head. Aroma of roast, dark chocolate and bourbon. Taste follows, Really balanced, thick and chewy.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ferris (9795) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 23, 2015
Bottle - Dark chocolate, coconut, graham cracker and sweet roast. Deep jet black with a rich brown head. Nice smooth roasty notes, sweet dark chocolate and a light boozy finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sledutah (6392) - Utah, USA - JUN 22, 2015
Bottle on the RBSG bus
Black with a small tan head, some lacing. Aroma of dark malts and woody. Taste of dark malts, woody, bourbon and vanilla
Nice


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