Brewed by Brouwerij de Molen
Style: Imperial Stout
Bodegraven, Netherlands
Serve in Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 140   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.92/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 108   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dedollewaitor (15096) - Odense, DENMARK - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle purchased at the De Molen Beershop. Pours black with a creamy beige head and lacings. Nose is deep and vinous. Roast and bourbon. Very mild smoke, even a bit of peat - not too much. Coffee and licorice. Smooth and sticky and very soft. Good stuff!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (8742) - Hasselager, DENMARK - SEP 30, 2014
Bottle @ Johns. Pours black with a small light brown head. Aroma of roasted malt, caramel, peat, light whisky notes, some meaty or fat notes aswell. Flavor is sweet malty, roast, sweet chocolate, little wood, peat, light whisky, alcohol. Medium body, soft carbonation, warming alcohol in the finish. 300914

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chrisv10 (13826) - DENMARK - SEP 30, 2014
Bottle, 11%. Very dark brown with medium beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, caramel, peat, notes of vanilla, little ash and a little vinous. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, peat, whisky, caramel, medium sweet, little liquorice, little ash and medium bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (15685) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 30, 2014
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are smoke, roast malt, chocolate, notes of bourbon, wood and has a warming finish with some alcohol.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rasmus40 (15210) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 30, 2014
Bottle @ Aarhus tasting. Almost black with a small brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, chocolate, smoked and light bourbon. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish. Oily. 300914

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
77ships (6539) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - SEP 30, 2014
Sampled draft @ BAF 2014. Thank you! Black, little mocha head. Very boozy thick bourbon nose, light varnish, wood. Taste is thick oily liquorish, mocha, bourbon, very warming, coffee, faint smoke. Thick, rich body. Good but not the best RIS that De Molen has done.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
GothGargoyle (1952) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 9, 2014
Dark brown/black with a good chocolate brown head that leaves some nice lacing. Aroma is smoke, leather, bourbon, wood, coffee, liquorice, dark fruit. Full bodied, creamy mouthfeel, bittersweet and lightly smoky on the palate, long rich umami finish. Taste is bourbon, chocolate, coffee, smoke, leather, wood, dates, raisins. Delicious.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Yorker (1932) - Herning, DENMARK - SEP 9, 2014
33 cl bottle @ home. Pours black with a tiny bit of sediment and a tan head that leaves a little lacing. Aroma and flavour are roasted malt, liquorice, smoke, vanilla, chocolate, ash, and bourbon - with a dry finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
martjoobolut (2121) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 1, 2014
0,33L bottle. Pours black with tan head. The head doesn’t stay. Aroma is peat, dark chocolate, bourbon, and alcohol. Flavor is bourbon, dark chocolate, coffee, licorice, peat, and some fruity notes. Finish coffee and dark chocolate with alcohol and smoke. Overall: great brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
suurjuust (2240) - ESTONIA - AUG 14, 2014
Shred by martjoobolut, thanks! Black beer, brown head. Nose is bourbon, peat, chocolate, roast, coffee, alcohol. Flavor is peat, caramel, dried fruit, ashy-smoky notes, chocolate, roast. Thick, oily plate, smooth and rich mouthfeel, lots of everything. Very nice.

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