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RATINGS: 615   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.29   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 318   ABV: 10.6%
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Ale Brewed with Chocolate and Coffee, aged in Maple Syrup-Bourbon Barrels.


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4.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Pwn3d (1961) - Manhattan, New York, USA - NOV 5, 2011
On tap at gingerman with James. Aroma is vanilla, bourbon, dough and maple. Taste is rich caramel, maple.. Ultra sweet with a rich roasty malt and bourbon. Outstanding !!!


4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dr_MedievAle (199) - Alabama, USA - DEC 28, 2014
Outstanding beer but, unfortunately, the cloying maple syrupy flavor kind of overwhelms the initial symphony of flavors, much to my dismay. on tap at Blackstone in Iowa City. Anyway, Aroma: smells of hot chocolate, fresh coffees, and caramelized bourbons--essentially, smells like KBS. Appearance: also flawless here, as it pours like molasses, is just as dark, and has thick lacing. Taste: this is where it falls short. At first, incredible mixture of Walnuts, dark choc, pancake syrup, pumpernickel, oatmeal, caramels, but then the pancake syrup floods in and leaves a harshly sweet aftertaste. Palate: sticky, full bodied. Flat. Long finish that isnt entirely agreeable

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Barnoloid (275) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Draft pour at Founders taproom. Yep, this is a faultless beer. Top to bottom, lives up to the hype and then some. As this stout warms up many layers are revealed, with a great interplay between the dark chocolate, coffee and bourbon notes with a delicate yet pertinent maple syrup sweetness that brings this all together. There are touches of caramel and vanilla that open up during warming. Nothing is overwhelmed here, all pieces add up to an exceptional barrel aged stout. Deep dark in color with a thin tan head, the nose invites you in to enjoy this one of a kind beer. Perhaps the greatest beer I have ever enjoyed.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ChrisSc (256) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 26, 2014
10oz tap into snifter. Grand Rapids. Very dark black. Small tan head. Aroma is chocolate, vanilla, maple, oak, coffee. Very rich. Taste is moldy sweet with bitter undertones. Full body, thick texture, long finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jamesthebrit (299) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - DEC 26, 2014
Canadian breakfast stoutttttt!!!!!! On Tap at the brewery. Maple. Sweet. Roasty. Sweet. Medium full body. Chocolate. Dry. Smooth. Hops come through at the end. Balanced. Not amazing but really frickinh good.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
cajzr8 (1) - - DEC 23, 2014 does not count
Draft in 8 oz pours. Full bodied, sweet and rich. Pours thick and black. Coffee, bourbon and maple syrup sweetness...one of the all time best! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
justkoehn (16) - Michigan, USA - DEC 23, 2014
Dark full bodied. Bourbon aroma with little head and lacing. Maple syrup cuts alcohol aftertaste ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mabel (6865) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 21, 2014
[6624-20140815] Bottle. Sweet roasted grains aroma has a hint of spices. Black cola brown body with a quick foamy tan head. Minty chocolate roasted grains flavour has a weird liqueur thing. Full body. Glad to try but a bit odd. (7/3/7/4/14) 3.5
(@ Campground Brewdown 2014, Millmont, PA)

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
TheBear11D (284) - Michigan, USA - DEC 19, 2014
8 oz pour on draft. The Canadian Breakfast stout pours The aroma is rich chocolate, woods, maple and a hint of vanilla. The flavor is very sweet with the chocolate and woods shining through initially and vanilla and maple syrup on the back end. The maple syrup is evident well into the aftetaste. Overall this is an amazing beer. If you find this beer you should have it.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ColovianTrader (335) - - DEC 17, 2014
Loads of bourbon, maple, oak and dark chocolate up front. Smooth coffee throughout. Notes of vanilla, toffee, espresso and cream. Lives up to the hype, and then some!

4.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
kkleu357 (363) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 17, 2014
On tap at the Founders tap takeover at Coopers in Madison. Poured thinner than I thought it would. Dark body with a creamy head. Sweet caramel aroma. Not much coffee smell. Sticky sweet taste. Lots of maple. Very smooth. Never really had a beer like this. Some chocolate and coffee tastes. Very delicious!!!!


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