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Brewed by Brouwerij Emelisse
Style: Imperial Stout
Kamperland, Netherlands
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 84   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Scopey (6812) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2013
Cask at GBBF 2013. It pours near black/darkest brown with medium tan head. The nose is rich, roasty, medicinal, peat, earth, juicy, whisky, seaweed and toffee. The taste is rich-roasted malt, coffee, earth, peat, medicinal, ash, good bitterness, warming alcohol, TCP, wood and seawater. Full body, fine carbonation and oily mouth-feel. Big Islay character. Rather delicious.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dnicolaescu (775) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - AUG 24, 2013
GBBF 2013 backlog. BOTTLE. Thanks to the RateBeer team. Colour: black with amber highlight. Aroma: very smoky, peaty and some alcohol passing through. Taste: sweet and smoky, peaty, tarry.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bryanvdv (536) - - AUG 23, 2013
Shared a bottle with peltmeister. Zeer donker bier bijna geen schuim. Geur is koffie, chocola, alcohol. Smaak is gebrand, duidelijk in de smaak terug te vinden dat ie op whiskey vaten heeft gelegen. Heerlijk stroperig met een mooie body die blijft hangen.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KyotoLefty (6450) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 17, 2013
Cask at GBBF. Nose of peat and sea water, medicine. black with fine lace. flavor is sweet chocolate, peat, sea water, salt. big, raunchy peat is too much for me. interesting, though.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TimE (3183) - Tokyo, JAPAN - AUG 16, 2013
Pitch black color. Very big, no I mean huge peaty nose, nothin g but whiskey in the nose. Insane. Big peaty smokey mouth really rich. Over the top. Some imp stouts have stout flavor. This doesn’t. Insanely big peaty and smokey, definitely speyside, but not my top choice. Still one of the most over the top beers you can get. Wow. Don’t forget about the tar

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 16, 2013
From cask. Pours pitch black with a small tan head. Aroma is iodine and dark tarish. Thick malty, iodine and tarish. Lasting dark smoked and thick peated.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Abijen (1472) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - AUG 4, 2013
Pours a beautiful black beer with a good very slow growing brown head. Like the smell. Smells a bit like glue. Coffee and roasted. Tastes very good. Nice roasted smokey coffee taste. Bit too low on the carbo but nice thick body and a dry texture.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bosbouw (1239) - Gemonde, NETHERLANDS - AUG 4, 2013
Mooie stroperige zeer donkerbruine kleur met een creamy schuimkraag. Zware roasty koffie geur met tonen van chocolade en alcohol. Stroperige mondgevoel. Heeft duidelijke whisky tonen. Iets peated en ook een fijne rooksmaak. Proef de whisky beter dan bij de BA Bowmore. Verder koffietonen en een brandende nasmaak.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
77ships (3763) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JUL 22, 2013
33 cl. bottle sampled @ Kraddel does 1K tasting. Procured by Kraddel. Cheers. Pours a blackish dark brown with only mocha bubbles for a head. Nose is heavy iodine, almost salty, thick soy sauce and dark fruits, simplistic. Taste is a bit dominated by soy sauce, iodine, thick black earth, bitter herbs and light dark fruit, reasonably peated. Rather flat and feels a bit almost watery as a consequence of this. I am a bit fan of the White Label series, this is still solid by far bellow the other in quality.

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
kraddel (3113) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - JUL 22, 2013
bottle pours black, no foam . smell is super peated. taste is peated as fuck . nothing else ..


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