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Brewed by Dugges Ale & Porterbryggeri
Style: Imperial Stout
Landvetter, Sweden
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 262   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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En "Imperial Stout" med potens. Svart som natten och stark som synden, framkallar den kraftiga känslor och värmer hjärtan. Kan med fördel användas för att bota kallt sinnelag. Öltypen har "testats kliniskt" i Ryssland sedan Katarina den storas tid.


3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BMMillsy (1515) - Florida, USA - DEC 9, 2012
Pours dark brown to black with no head. Looks worringly thin and flat. Aroma is very unique with big noted of chocolate, licorice, and brandy or cherry. Something salty on the nose like black bean sauce. Flavor is nice with a chocolate Good n' Plenty flavor. A little thin but carbonation seems about right. Sloght bitterness lingers. Decent stout but there is better stuff out there. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
dwyerpg (4637) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - NOV 26, 2012
As with the half version, this was very flat. No head at all. The beer tasted similar. Very little carbonation. A complete disappointment with both of these and a waste of money.

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Pyrmir (3529) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - NOV 18, 2012
330 ml bottle. Thin latte-colored head on a nearly black body. Taste associates with burnt popcorn och saltiness. Taste is complex, well balanced with a nice roasted finish without the harsch burnt notes.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
CapFlu (4608) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 14, 2012
(25cl bottle) Courtesy of Blomster in a trade. Pours a thin, quick dissipating brown frothy head atop a black body. Nose of soya sauce and molasses, somewhat burnt. Nice roasty nuts and burnt pot-bottom flavour base, thick and mildly carbonated on the palate. Very robust - actually hard to believ this is only 9.5% abv, I would have expected closer to 10.5-11%. Very drinkable but when drinking alone its nice to have an easily consumable 250ml bottle. Thanks Christer!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Garlic_of_Doom (486) - SWEDEN - NOV 14, 2012
Bottle from Systembolaget. Pours mahogany, a brown head at first which disappears into lacings. Luxorious chocolate and espresso coffe hits my nose as well as some sweet sugary and roasted notes. Some fruit as well but I can’t put my finger on it. A small alcohol sensation at the end of the aroma. Taste is as above, but with more focus on the roasted notes at the end. Smooth, complex and dangerously drinkable. After taste is more dry and bitter and with some warming alcohol. This was a surprise to me, perhaps the best Swedish Imperial Stout I’ve had.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pushkinwow (2098) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 12, 2012
33cl bottle from Angst as a bonus :) Black with a nice a mocha head that gradually fades to a thin layer. Some roasted and sweet malts, bakers chocolate, some expresso, some smoke. Full body, mild carbonation, bit of alcohol, slightly charred malt, sweet at first then a nice roasty bitterness that becomes quite dry. Really like this one.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nickls (1883) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 9, 2012
Bottle. Mahogany nearing on black hue, thin tan head. Chocolate nibs, alight coffe and prunes in the aroma. Dark chocolate, ice coffee, prune sweetness, malted milk and slight caramel. Medium to thick body with low carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kryon (1470) - SWEDEN - NOV 3, 2012
Pours black with low disapoearing off white head Nice fresh aromas of coffee beans, dark fruits (blueberries?), chocolate malts, biscuits, cocoa Nice! Almost coffee powdery, nice dark fruityness, great bitterness from the chocolate malts. However a wee bit too watery. Overall one of the best swedish beers ive had!

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
stefannilssons (1491) - SWEDEN - NOV 2, 2012
Det här var en trevlig upplevelse, smaken präglas främst av choklad med inslag av kaffe och en fruktig och jordig ton. Kroppen är stabil och ölen är väldigt rund, len och fin. I aromen hittar jag något som jag inte kan precisera men som luktar ganska unket. Slutsats: Sveriges bästa imperial stout?

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Cool_Bond (1562) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - OCT 20, 2012
Smells wonderful and good. Tastes good but it feels like something is missing with this beer. Clearly one of the best beers I drank. The aftertaste is good and remains very long. Buy this beer now!


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