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RATINGS: 611   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
In a world full of uncertainty, hardship, and people trying to hold us back, do we need the undead and trademark attorneys too? Clown Shoes says, "No, die, monsters, die!" Forces of darkness brought about a change in the name of this beer, which was released to celebrate our second anniversary, but it still sports signature dark malts, holy water, and malt smoked locally with hickory and ash.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DTM (798) - Winters, California, USA - NOV 2, 2013
On tap at Ol Beer in Walnut Creek, CA. Pours black with a think brown head. Tastes of chocolate and roasted malts. I think I even tasted a little bit of that hickory. I'm a sucker for imp stouts. Gotta love em. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SlackerMads (2275) - DENMARK - OCT 7, 2015
Bottle. Black with a large dark brown head with good retention and lace. Nose has roasted malt, chocolate, cocoa, bark, chalk, vanilla. Lots of roasted malt in the flavour which also has chocolate, cocoa, charcoal, chalk, bark, brown sugar, light citrus, flowers and warming alcohol. Full body, oily texture, soft carbonation, medium/heavy sweet and bitter. Solid.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (13660) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 7, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown, thin head, aroma is rich dark plummy fruitiness, with a touch of molasses and smoke. Quite the intense aroma. A big stout with tons of sweetness, dark burnt molasses. At this age the finish is a bit thin, with maybe some woodiness.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jake65 (2959) - Boise, Idaho, USA - OCT 4, 2015
Bottle, Boise imperial stout tasting. Near black pour with a thin finger of creamy brown head. Huge aroma of roast and coffee, light cocoa and smoke. Same basic impact in the taste; a rich roasted malt with faint smoke, espresso, and hints of vanilla. Very big and flavorful. Finished a little bittersweet. Solid beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DavoleBomb (1614) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 3, 2015
Poured into a snifter. 3.75 A: Black color. Two fingers of frothy light brown head. Retention is decent given the ABV and a half finger of lacing is left. 3.25 S: This brewery canít seem to make a beer without throwing in way too many hops regardless of style. Roasted barley, smoky char, molasses, and bitter chocolate. Herbal and earthy hops with hints of citrus. 3.0 T: Tastes like it smells. Moderate hop bitterness. Roasted barley with extra burnt notes. Smoke, bitter chocolate, molasses, and hops. Earthy hop flavor with herbal and hints of citrus. 3.75 M: Lighter heavy body. Good moderate carbonation. Moderately creamy and smooth. Booze is well hidden. 3.0 D: Itís okay, but I prefer less hoppy stouts. ★ 719 characters DavoleBomb, May 11, 2014

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MacBoost (1563) - Pouring Bus, New York, USA - SEP 27, 2015
Black, huge overflowing tan head. Aroma of roasted malts, some anise. Taste is semi sweet and bitter. Flavors of roasted cereal grains, black licorice, a touch of bitter chocolate. Thick mouthfeel. Roasty. Finished bitter and a touch sticky. Solid.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Changed (431) - Ithaca, New York, USA - SEP 26, 2015
Bomber. Pours black. Tan head, no lacing. Aroma? Hah! No aroma, Iím terribly sick! Flavor? Chocolate, roasted malt, coffee for sure. How am I doing? Iím just guessing at these, because thatís what every imperial stout tastes like. At least a stout is a good beer to drink when youíre sick; very soothing to the throat. Soothing indeed. Seriously, Iím sure this beer is great. I have nothing bad to say about it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Percy0103 (300) - MEXICO - SEP 24, 2015
Bottle, 650ml. An almost dark beer with a medium size brown head. Aroma is of chocolate, nuts, alcohol and coffee. Taste is bitter with a strong finish. Moderately dense with a strong aftertaste that reminds me of black coffee. Almost reminds me of coffee. Nice Imperial Stout but certainly not the strongest.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sdaniel90 (572) - Mexico City, MEXICO - SEP 24, 2015
Bottle, 65cl. Almost opaque black with a frothy brown head. Sweet roasted and dried fruit aromas with hints of alcohol and molasses. Robust with moderate carbonation. Sweet and heavily bitter with tremendous malt character and a smooth, fruity finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dresden (1205) - Saskatchewan, CANADA - SEP 23, 2015
Deep brown with a slight head. Big fruity malt aroma, some smoke and tobacco. Nice lightly smoked flavour which I want expecting, chocolate and roast malt. Hell yes.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dpatchen (17) - - SEP 21, 2015
Malts and a little tobacco leaf another one it's quite good but a touch too sweet ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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