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Brewed by Brouwerij Emelisse
Style: Imperial Stout
Kamperland, Netherlands
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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our Imperial Russain Stout brewed with real Dutch Wiskey malt, from Van kampen Bruinisse.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Holy (833) - GERMANY - OCT 23, 2011
Pour at the Borefts Bier Fest 2011. Dark color, thick pour. Peat is always an interesting addition and this one fits and is well balanced!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
skortila (4463) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - OCT 23, 2011
Bottled. The aroma has chocolate, roast, some coffee and some peat. Black coloured beer with a nice, creamy, beige head. The taste is a bit sweet, has some bitterness, chocolate, milk chocolate, roast, peat. Full bodied. Nice balance. Good one.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DutchDrebus (3956) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - OCT 17, 2011
Opague, pitch black colour with an off-white head. Smells sweet, roasty, coffee and peat. Tastes sweet, roasty, nice peaty notes.. Quite good! Full body, great carbo.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
MiP (13573) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2011
Borefts 2011. Peat aroma, like a skibsøl. Black colour. Small brown head. Imperial skibsøl. A bit rough. Too peaty for me, I guess.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Countbeer (4375) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - OCT 3, 2011
Bottle @ BBF’11: Small light brown creme head on top of a black black beer. Smell smoke, peat, coal. Taste is a soft mix of roasted malts, peat, tar, hints of coffee, bitter and spices. Well balanced. Good bitter coffee aftertaste. Low carbo, soft silky mouthfeel, full body and a creamy light sticky texture. Good brew!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Vaiz (3325) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 2, 2011
Bottle @ BBF2011. Black pour, tan head. Aroma of peat, iodine, roasted malts, chocolate and ash. Flavor is slightly bitter, smooth, chocolate, coffee, roasted and very nice. Smooth, thick texture.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (34595) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 2, 2011

Bottle 330ml.

Dark black colour with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige to light brown head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, caramel, roasted, smoke, tar, peat, moderate hoppy. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110923]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Benzai (8111) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - OCT 1, 2011
Sampled at Borefts Beer Festival @ De Molen, Bodegraven. Pitch black, opaque color, brown head. Smell peat, coffee, wood and whisky. Taste smoke, peat, coffee and whisky again. Medium carbonation, medium body.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 27, 2011
On draught at the Boreft Beer Festival, 2011. A dark brown ale with a brown head. A big, smoky, peaty, iodine nose. Similar smoky flavour with roasted malt, burnt toast and caramel. Great!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RasmusOtt (1086) - Aalborg, DENMARK - SEP 27, 2011
Bottle @ Borefts Beer Festival. Pours black with a brown head. Aroma is gentle peated whiskey notes. espresso, roastyness, chocolate, sweet caramel and sweet liquorice. Taste is liquorice, smoke, somehow wool notes (not on the palate though), sawdust and hops.


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