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RATINGS: 804   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.28   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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In Mayan mythology, Hun Hunahpu was the father of the Mayan hero twins Hunahpu and Xbalanque. Hun Hunahpu, along with his brother Vucub Hunahpu, was tricked by the Dark Lords of the underworld and slain. Hun Hunahpu’s corpse morphed into a cacao tree, his head becoming a cacao pod, which in typically awesome mythology fashion, spit upon the hand of a young maiden named Xiquic who promptly became pregnant with the hero twins. The twins would ultimately grow up to avenge their father and uncle and defeat the Dark Lords and ascend the heavens to become the moon and sun. We brew Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout once a year and release it only at the brewery. We will continue to do so until the end of the cycle. Released on the second Saturday in March at the brewery.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
robbmotiwalla (59) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - JUN 21, 2014
2013 bottle. Tastes like dark chocolate, licorice and molasses. The chiles and cinnamon aren’t very present anymore. Leaves a lingering dark chocolate bitterness. Great beer, but I would like to try it fresh.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Enjoyit (3462) - Vadum, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2014
Black of color with a brown head. An aroma of mint, coffee, chocolate, weak sweets and spice. A flavor of chocolate, mint, coffee, spice, roasted malt and some very weak chili notes?

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
S_Side_Smitty (463) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Pours black with a small cocoa brown head. Aroma is cinnamon, peppery barbecue and rich malts. Taste is cocoa up front with spicy peppers and cinnamon kicking in for the mid and finish. Really nice.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
TXBadger (1398) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 11, 2014
Pours dark black like oil with some tan head. Chocolate, some grain, a little coffee, and some sweetness on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a nice roasted character. Very good, very complex stout.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
jimmythefalcon (26) - Florida, USA - JUN 10, 2014
This beer was as close to perfect as I have had. I taste all the flavors in waves, chocolate, vanilla and chili spices. The pour was thick like used motor oil and I sipped it slowly, savoring every drop. Unfortunately I only got one bottle of Hunahpu and I can only hope to come across another one in the future.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Errl (1617) - Plano, Texas, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Bottle..Pour is dark black with thin white head..Nose is chocolate, spice, roast, raspberry..Taste is berries, spice, chocolate, roast..Nice and smooth for the alcohol

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Erzengel (2645) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - JUN 3, 2014
Smooth and fascinating smooth. Chocolate, malt, roast. Plums. Extreme deepness. Great!! 14/14/14/14

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kbudd19 (605) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 1, 2014
2014 bottle, generously shared by Ferris. Thick black oily pour with a finger of mocha head. Aroma, vanilla, cinnamon, coffee, and roasted malts. Taste, thick mouthfeel, some sweetness up front, followed by some roast, finishes with a big wallop of spice. Overall, solid RIS, very unique, and not really like any RIS I’ve had before, lots of different things going on in the flavor, but it works.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pintbypint (2613) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 1, 2014
750ml brown bottle, bottleshare at Ferris’. 2014 bottle. Black pour, short and frothy tan cap. Spicy nose, rich chocolate notes. Taste has spices and chocolate and roast. Peppery finish with some heat.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ferris (4341) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 31, 2014
Bottle - Cinnamon, dark malts, chocolate and almost like horchata. Jet black with a brown head. Spices and a nice light heat, chocolate and cocoa. Heat on the throat, very nice.

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