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RATINGS: 543   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
k0mpsa (1703) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - JAN 21, 2015
Bottle from saveur bier, france. Black color, brown head. Aroma is roasty, oak, little smoky, hint of ash. Balanced roasty body, smoky, ashes, barrels, low co2.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
EtTuCthulhu (1356) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - JAN 20, 2015
This beer pours a thick black color with a small brown head. The aroma blends dark chocolate, caramel and roasted malts, dark fruit, and booze. The taste is quite bitter, mildly umami, and a touch sweet with an aftertaste similar to cocoa powder (including the dryness). The palate fuses a medium-full body, slick texture, and a soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
boozedude (2181) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - JAN 17, 2015
On tap at peanut pub in Oskaloosa with nate suz lamont hakes rusty and ur mom. ..roasted nut and chocolate. .smooth alcohol. .love it

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
ajnepple (3287) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - JAN 16, 2015
12 oz bottle from Applejack into a snifter. Black appearance with a brown head. Aroma of dark chocolate, roasted malts, light espresso, caramel, dark fruits, vanilla and leather. Similar flavor, moderately sweet and mildly bitter. Medium to full body with ample carbonation and a lingering finish. Complex and pretty good, but ILYWMS is better.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
tillmac62 (404) - Gaffney, South Carolina, USA - JAN 15, 2015
BOD 231/14. Pours dark as NYC during a black out. Excellent head volume, lacing and retention. Nice nose of dark fruit (plums, dates) over a deep dark chocolate and molasses sweetness coupled with notes of roast and caramel. As it warms, anise becomes noticeable. Light full body with an excellent creamy texture. Normal carbonation with just a bit of effervescence in the finish. The flavor profile is intense, quite complex but lacks a bit in balance due to the strong alcohol background that tends to override what would otherwise be an outstanding stout. It begins with an oily sweetness over an anise background. As the anise fades, the rich malt flavors separate into chocolate, molasses and caramel. The middle is a significant rush of bitterness from alcohol, roast and hops. As the bitterness subsides, coffee and burned malt notes come to the forefront over a distinct alcohol background. The finish begins with a fading of molasses sweetness into the alcohol and the associated alcohol bite and burn at the back of the throat. it closes with a bit of dryness from the alcohol.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerman6686 (5281) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2015
This one poured a very dark brown with a tan head. Aroma was of deep roast malt, some dark.chocolate and coffee. Flavor was heavy roast, but not to the point of being ashy like some of their impys. Well rounded and tasty for sure.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ogivlado (6287) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JAN 13, 2015
Bottled 355ml. -from Svijet Piva Zagreb. Rated while waited New Year 2015. Oily black coloured, medium sized brown head, chocolate in the nose. Roasted malt, chocolate, soy sauce and heavy licorice with warming alcohol in the finish. Enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
koleminer20 (979) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - JAN 11, 2015
12 oz bottle. The pour is jet black, used motor oil with a dark khaki head that falls down to a ring leaving some gold lace. The aroma is good. Heavy on roasted malt and licorice, but there is a delightful blackberry presence here. Maybe a little molasses on the back end. The flavor is definitely more based on the malts. There is a bitter licorice on the back end and then them a roasty sweetness. The mouth feel is oily, and doesn't hang around. There is a light carbonation and it's a little thin on the back end. The aftertaste is lingeringly dry and roasty. Not bad ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SandB (33) - SWEDEN - JAN 11, 2015
Väldigt rostad, lite torr. Choklad, kaffe och mörka söta frukter som ger sötma. Riktigt bra imperial stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Art (2207) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Aromas of roasted coffee and light chocolate. More roasty than the others. Medium thick body. Blind taste test: 1. Founders imperial stout 2. Evil Twin Christmas Eve at a NY Hotel room 3. Shorts Publican Porter 4. Hitchhiker Rucksack Porter 5. Church Brew stout 6. Struise Black Damnation

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