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

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RATINGS: 160   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.78   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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Our Imp Russian Stout brewed with only Sorachi Ace. First brewed in 2012.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DwarfeD (1142) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - JUN 6, 2014
33cl bottle from ’t Drankenhuys. Dark brown with a medium tan head which disappeared pretty quickly. Medium to full body with light carbonation. Dark sweetness with a bitter aftertaste. Roasted malts, coffee, caramel, wood, dark fruits and chocolate. A great full flavoured imperial stout.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gerbeer (1992) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 2, 2014
330 ml bottle. Pours black with off white head. Aromas of dill and coffee. Flavors are similar with additional dry cocoa notes. Unique and interesting.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
djd07 (3879) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Bottle. Pours a very dark brown with medium frothy tan head that lasts leaving sticky lacing. The aroma is sweet roasted malt with cocoa, dark chocolate. Medium mouthfeel with similar flavors to the nose with nice light booze finish. Very good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Garlic_of_Doom (486) - SWEDEN - MAY 14, 2014
Bottle, 2012. Black with a small beige head. Aroma has nougat/nuts, dark fruit, cocoa powder/dark chocolate, vanilla. Taste has dark chocolate, roasted malt, dark fruit, sweetness, slight coffee. Full body, soft carbonation, smooth. Slight alcohol heat in the short chocolatey bitter after taste.
Good, smooth, well balanced but nothing that made me jump out of my chair.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SuperTiti33 (597) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 12, 2014
Noire. Beau collet brun. Nez: poivrée. Café espresso. Biscuit. Avoine. Nougat. Meringue. Chocolat/cacao. Poivron vert. Bouche: riche. Crémeuse. Sucré. Chocolat noir. Café corsé. Mélasse. Herbacé. Biscuit. Forte amertume surtout en finale. Excellente.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bosbouw (1379) - Gemonde, NETHERLANDS - MAY 8, 2014
Mooie zwarte kleur met een volle lichtbruine kraag. Ruikt koffie, hop, vanille en iets gerookt. Smaakt lekker bitter, fruitig, hop, chocolade en vanille. Goede bittere nasmaak. Fruitige en bijzondere irs.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BRW (1135) - Barcelona, SPAIN - APR 21, 2014
At BBF. Black colour with tan head. Vanilla, grass, hoppy and roasted aroma. Vanilla, roasted, slightly sweet taste. Medium to full body.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (8273) - Hasborn, GERMANY - APR 21, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein sehr dunkelbraunes fast schwarzes Bier mit schöner beigen Schaumkrone. Geruch röstmalzig, Kaffee, schokoladig, fruchtig. Geschmack angenehm röstmalzig, schokoladig, Kaffeebohnen, fruchtig herb, leicht alkoholisch.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Habanero (2749) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - APR 10, 2014
Bottled. Pours black with an average, creamy and tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, coffee and lemon notes. Sweet flavor that end up dry, with alcohol notes and solid bitter. Medium to full bodied, oily texture and soft to flat carb. An excellent impy.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
bytemesis (3503) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - MAR 24, 2014
Bottle thanks to MrH. Pours opaque black with a medium brown head, creamy with nice lacing. Aroma is roasty, anise, cocoa. Flavor is the same, but the anise is much less pronounced, medium sweet and roasty, milk chocolate, ashtray, a bit burned. Medium bitter. Full body, creamy mouthfeel. Enjoyable beer.


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