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RATINGS: 1402   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.09   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
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BORIS stands for Bodacious Oatmeal Russian Imperial Stout and it will crush you like no other stout! Named for its intensely deep roasted and full bodied flavor and extreme weight of barley used to make it,BORIS The Crusher will crush your taste buds under its intense flavor and full body.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerGestapo (754) - Mt.Joy, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 2, 2009
Brewed in the USA........ Courtesy of AFI96, thanks waylo. Pours black in color with a thin creamy tan head. Aroma of roasted coffee, chocolate and malts. Taste is of chocolate, roasted malts, oatmeal and smokey notes. The mouthfeel is kind of chalky at first, but finishes with a nice dry bite. This was worth the wait and hopefully i will have this one again in the near future.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rondphoto (2088) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - OCT 24, 2014
bottle @ Party Town /Florence KY --- Opaque black with a brown rim head, lots of dots of lace. Taste is sweet syrupy caramel malt with chewy oatmeal that moves smoothly through the palate to a finish that has only a hint of hops. Big,...no doubt, but thick as motor oil, and heavy in the stomach.

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
andrewje41 (519) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - OCT 19, 2014
Bottle pour split at a tasting event. Pours jet black with a fading brown head. Boozy roasted malt, cookie like aroma. Super graham cracker like flavor, and super smooth. Slightly off putting aroma, but the beer tasted amazing. Thick body, and a ton of flavor. Solid beer. Loved it.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sir__v (673) - Lille, FRANCE - OCT 19, 2014
On tap @ Brewberry bar, Paris - France. Color: black beer with no carbonation and no foam. Smell: coffee domination with alcohol notes and roasted malt. High brown sugar concentration. Taste: sweet taste with caramel and high alcohol notes. Roasted malt, licorice, sweet sensation on mouth. Amazing beer ! Aftertaste: alcohol domination with coffee and brown sugar. Really nice beer a must to try.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nicke80 (197) - Södertälje, SWEDEN - OCT 17, 2014
650 ml bottle from systembolaget bs. Pours black with little beige head. Sweet aroma with Chocolate and coffee. Taste of coffee and cocoa with sweet bitter after taste. Great beer!

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Linnet (1123) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - OCT 15, 2014
Ar: deep roasted, chocolate, coffee, licorice, vanilla, alcohol, molasses, insanely rich and rewarding. Deep black colour, oily rich, small Brown colour. Sweet, soft bite for the style, salty, luscious, complex and just great. Oily fat feel, soft carbonation, luscious, warming luxurious finish. Great!

4.2
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
outlawskies (964) - - OCT 12, 2014
Julie gives a 3.5. C c c cccccv c cccccv ccccc. C. G. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
PsychoGunnar (200) - Bergen, NORWAY - OCT 11, 2014
Ravenblack with brownish yellow foam, smells of campfires, liquorice, coffee and some cream. Overpowering taste with a lot of liquorice, soy, tar and coal. The alcohol is a bit obnoxious, and could be more balanced - this is the only thing I don’t like about this.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leini (847) - SWEDEN - OCT 10, 2014
650ml bottle. Pitch black body with a low head. Roasted malt, cocoa, vanilla, dark chocolate and a hint of cold coffee. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
chribban (176) - SWEDEN - OCT 8, 2014
Very dark, almoust black, engine oil with just a little head that’s on the top like golden-brown whipped cream.

Nose: Coffee, toffee, roasted malt, dark chocolate, mocha, leather, kakao and dark syrup. Almoust a little sour nose.

Taste: Wow! This is f-ing awesome! Sweet coffee, oatmeal, brownies, boubon , vanilla, red berries and dried fruit.

Mouth: Large complex body with smooth, silky taste. Very soft carbonation.

This is almoust a perfect stout. I’m glad I bought 7 bottles (six to cellar).

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
migajos (177) - Warsaw, POLAND - OCT 2, 2014
On tap at Chmielarnia, Warsaw. Appearance almost black with brown, creamy head. Aroma: vanilla, some cocoa, dark chocolate. Texture very smooth. Taste a bit on a sweet side. Like a fantastic ballanced desert. Full bodied, creamy, chocolaty, again vanilla. One of the best Imperial Stouts I’ve had.


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