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RATINGS: 239   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.03   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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A blend of Dirac and Bohr Imperial Sweet Stouts with Raisins, aged in Rum barrels.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Aniela (2302) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 18, 2012
Bottle at CCB Day, Sätila 2012-07-07. Black beer with a small beige head. Dark dried fruits, licorice and oaky aroma. Vanilla, licorice and oaky flavour.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MotherBrother (655) - Aalborg, DENMARK - AUG 10, 2012
Pour opaque, very dark brown - almost black, with no head at all. Aroma of bitter coffee, chocolate, slight cinnamon, vanilla, wood, dark fruits, slight smoke, a little tobacco feel to it, roasted malts, and some slight rum at the end - with a little heat. Well done. Taste dominantly sweet, with some faint roasty and bitter notes as well. Semi-full and oily body, with a rather flat carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TimE (2978) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JUL 30, 2012
pitch black color. Pours like motor oil, no head, charcoal, tar, tobacco, run, sweet malt, very very full body, ton of bitter chocolate and raisins. Not overly sweet, tons of tar. Wow, the first CC beer I actually really like.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yngwie (12722) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 29, 2012
Bottle, 75cl, at RBNAG-11. It pours a black body, flat. Roaste malts, coffee, licorice, alcohol, some resins and generic hoppyness. Roasted flavor with licorice notes, a touch of chocolate and coffee, and some meaty hints. Resins and bitterness towards the end. Full-bodied, with a pleasant carbonation. A warming and tasteful beer well worth a revisit. 111015

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dunbar72 (133) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 20, 2012
Bottle shared at Tkrjukoff’s CCB-day in Sätila. Pours black with a small brown head. Oak and licorice in the aroma. Oak, vanilla and licorice in the taste.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
PorterPounder (5207) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUL 8, 2012
Tallahassee, Fl - at drowland’s 7/7/12 going away tasting party - thanks to stevencon. Black as tar pour, thick khaki colored head. Aroma is pleasant with some licorice accents. Flavor has a heavy port presence with some chocolate, raisins and dates. Turns slightly boozy. Thick and sticky mouthfeel. Excellent.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gnoff (7471) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JUL 8, 2012
Bottle shared @ Timo’s/tkrjukoff’s CCB Day tasting on July 7, 2012.
Black color, very dark brown head. Malty, sweet, roasted, alcohol scent. Salty, malty, sweet, aclohol taste. Smooth mouthfeel, high bitterness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jbruner (2005) - Athens, Georgia, USA - JUL 7, 2012
UPDATED: JAN 4, 2014 Bottle shared at drowland?s going away tasting. Pours a thick black with minimal ring of tan head that leaves little to no lace. Aroma of chocolate, raisins, dark fruit and spice. Taste is like a rich rum cake with chocolate, very nice. Thick and viscous, light carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
deyholla (5975) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - JUL 7, 2012
Bottle thanks to a trade! Pours black with a dark brown head that dissipates quickly and completely. Aroma has a decent amount of dark grains, raisins and roasted malt with backing bourbon and chocolate. Flavor has a good amount of chocolate and raisin with a bit of bourbon and roasted malts.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rbrazell (1458) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUL 7, 2012
Black pour with dark tan head. Nose is raisins and dark fruits, vanilla, bourbon and chocolate. Wow, this is pretty tasty. Great bourbon notes, bittersweet chocolate and deep fruits. Held up pretty well.


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