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RATINGS: 83   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Made with caramelized Turkish Figs, Wet Process Ethiopian Sidamo Coffee Beans, and Toasted Philippine Coconut.


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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
davidm (1926) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - DEC 31, 2012
UPDATED: FEB 12, 2013 Bottle from Smith Street Cellars and the Alehouse Project. Imperial. Aroma of chocolate, vanilla, caramel, coffee and hints of fig. Taste is sweet, with bitter notes, and long length. Palate is creamy, and full bodied. Black, with a frothy head.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
BigPumpkin (16) - NEW ZEALAND - JAN 22, 2012
Perhaps a little too much upfront coffee, but I am sure this will mellow and balance out over time. A wonderful brew.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
CapFlu (4364) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 14, 2013
(750ml bottle) Purchased at Hillside Liquors for a ridiculous $27 or something. Pours a thin, beige head that dissipates while the black body is rich in aroma and depth. Great gritty burnt coffee and spicy, slight Balsamic. Very interesting.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2013
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a lazing dark brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, chocolate, figs, and lemons. The flavor is sweet with notes of roasted malt, chocolate, coconuts, coffee, figs, and wood, leading to a dry and roasted finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beersiveknown (2473) - NORTHERN IRELAND - JAN 24, 2013
Bottle from Brew on Quay
Thick dark brown with rich smoky coffee and sweet thick honey on the nose. Smooth, thick body with rich coffee, sweet chocolate and a long dry finish. A fantastic sipper but no sign of that coconut!

4.2
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Arthaey (13) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUL 20, 2013
This is a tasty, but very roasted flavor. I don't taste the fig flavor, but I still like it overall.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pmuzz (400) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 16, 2013
Very nice beer. It has a great roast on the nose and a lovely look. Not the thickest stout but the flavours are beautiful and rolls nicely on the palate. Solid.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Guyute_Pig (100) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUN 17, 2012
Bottle. Nice dark pour with a quickly fading tan head. Big nose of coffee, sweet caramel malts. Really well balanced flavors of coffee, milk chocolate, and the coconut comes through in the finish. Really enjoyed this.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DrSilverworm (5029) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 12, 2013
2011 750ml bottle, shared by tmoney99. Black color, thin bubbly brown head. Good spray of lace. Very nice oaty coffee nose. great coffee aroma. Great bitter taste. Very mild dark fruit flavor. Love the big coffee bitter taste, light sweet. Wow, really digging this. Very tasty.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
joergen (19665) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 27, 2013
Bottle at yespr. Black coloured with a small beige head. Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel, dark chocolate and coffee with notes of freshgrinded coffee. Roasted flavour of caramel and dark chocolate with notes of coffee and licorice. Roasted finish.


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