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RATINGS: 135   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 375   ABV: 12.5%
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This is Blaecorn Unidragon made with Beechwood Smoked malt, which adds a natural meaty note (there is no actual meat in the brew). Aged 100% in bourbon barrels. Little piggies run, squeal to the heavens: Clown Shoes wishes you luck.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rando7 (747) - Iowa, USA - JUL 11, 2013
Bottle pours black with one finger brief brown head, nice lacing. Aroma malts, roast, bourbon. Taste dark malts with chocolate, roast, smoke and bourbon. Thick mouhtfeel with a hint of powderiness and nice alcohol burn. Brief roast finish. I enjoyed this, didnít feel there was too much bourbon, really pretty well balanced.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bbcd (214) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 9, 2013
pours black with a creamy brown head, moderately long retention and slight lacing. very sweet. strong dark fruit again: raisins and dates. lots of oak, chocolate, caramel, vanilla, smoke. very strong bourbon, big alcohol presence. very sweet, medium-heavy bitter, umami. full body, thick and creamy feel. soft carb. very hot. finishes strongly boozy. bourbon is a bit strong for my tastes, but thatís sort of the entire point, isnít it?

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rxeight (1466) - Illinois, USA - JUL 2, 2013
Black as night pour. Minimal head. Aroma is whiskey, taste is more whiskey, doesnt have the heat of bcbs. But really not much else. Tasty, but below average for a bb impy.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (11378) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 2, 2013
Bomber from Capitol Beer in Sacramento, CA. Pours dark brown/black with a slight dark tan head that left rapidly. Huge chocolate aroma with hints of bourbon and smoke. Full bodied - really. Flavor starts alcohol/bourbon moving on to musty chocolate with smoke and light spice. Lots of flavor in the finish. Finishes as the flavors with an additional musty/woody tone. Mind bending flavor assortment.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
IrishBoy (3869) - Bakersfield, California, USA - JUN 25, 2013
Bomber from Imbibe Wine. Nose is chocolate, vanilla, oak, and a hint of smoke. Black with a medium tan head which dissipates quickly. Flavor is lightly sweet, smoky beef jerky with some white pepper, chocolate, and a hint of bitter . Finishes with light alcohol. Nose is not very strong, but it tastes great.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bleeng (1540) - Houston nowhere near Beersel, Texas, USA - JUN 15, 2013
Bomber. Pours deep black with no head. Nose of burnt malts, some barrel. Taste is full of alcohol, very dry and bitter, but smooth going down. Nice.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ansermadide (1526) - Kyle, Texas, USA - JUN 15, 2013
Black, with a cream-colored head. The aroma is amazing... like a cross between cherries, wooden clogs, funnel cakes, a mocha coffee, and sugar cookie dough. I love it! The flavor is more or less the same, but with more of a roasted malt bitterness. Alcohol sticks its butt out. Itís almost numbing. Itís time to admit that the Bourbon barrels have really blended well with the beer. Itís not in-the- face with Bourbon (like most Bourbon-barrel beers are), and it definitely shows its perfect balance of ingredients strictly by its ability to pull off the very furious resulting flavor. Good job!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dfinney23 (1757) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 14, 2013
Love the balance of aromas and flavors -- chocolate, coffee, toffee, vanilla, smoke and oak. Delish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
NikkTwist (1708) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 14, 2013
Draft at Khyber Pass. Snifter. Oily black pour with a tan head. Runny lace. Very sweet black malt flavors. Coffee. Chocolate. Charcoal grill. Rotted red fruit. Beachwood smoke. Vanilla bourbon. Caramel covered cinders. Heady alcohol barrel flavors are overpowering. This brew is big but the mix is off. Needs to find a better balance between these strong components. Right now feels like a one two sucker punk, when it should be a subtler knockdown. This could be a brilliant beer if more work was put into it. Right now it is too unpurposefully harsh and conflictive to recommend. Please refine this beer!

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
XmnwildX12 (2078) - Farmington, Minnesota, USA - JUN 8, 2013
Bottle from Jared, dark black pour with a tan head. Aroma of chocolate, quite a bit of wood and quite a bit of booze. Taste is a bit of barrel and tons of booze, way to hot for me. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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