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RATINGS: 3122   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.15   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 249   ABV: 8.3%
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Youíve got to love coffee to truly appreciate this phenomenal brew. Brewed with an abundance of flaked oats, bitter and sweetened imported chocolates, Sumatra and Kona coffee. Weíre actually not sure if this is some type of coffee cake or a beer. Either way you can drink this ale with a fork. Breakfast Stout has an intense fresh roasted coffee nose toped with a cinnamon colored frothy head that seems to never fade and makes you wish breakfast could last forever.


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4.2
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dabubbleboy (73) - Virginia, USA - SEP 9, 2011
Poured 12oz into a pint glass. Jet black with no head. This is a very complex stout with ever changing favors. The coffee aromas hit you immediately. The favor starts with a dark chocolate then changes to a more coffee/coffee cake favor with hints of cinnamon. With very little carbonation the favors are very powerful.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hermod (3881) - Vantaa, FINLAND - APR 25, 2015
355ml bottle @ Kaisla. Black colored, thin brown head. Lots of coffee, roasted malt, hint of vanilla, some ash. Flavor has coffee beans, roastedness, some ash notes. The drinkability here is awesome. Hoppy finish, loaded with cocoa and coffee. Amazing stuff. Smooth.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Troupis (94) - - APR 23, 2015
Bold and caramel hints with deep stoutness. Not much of an aroma but a bold look as well. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cam_Dynamite (78) - AUSTRALIA - APR 23, 2015
Pours black with a small white head. Nose is very much cocoa, chocolate and some coffee vanilla notes. Taste is chocolate, slight vanilla bitterness, coffee. Nothing super sexy jumps out but itís a seriously well balanced beer. Never fails!!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
graham_murphy (401) - - APR 22, 2015
Good brewery. Great style of beer. Wonderful execution. Lots and lots of coffee, chocolate and caramel in the malt but thick and creamy enough so as not to be overly sweet. Oily texture with a tan head that faded quickly from the bottle pour. Great one for winter evenings.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BiiruBierBeer (468) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - APR 21, 2015
Malty stouty smell. Taste is a pretty standard roasty stout. You get some bitterness and sweetness, but it doesnít scream coffee or chocolate to me. Full body with very slight foam.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borup (6989) - Albertslund, DENMARK - APR 21, 2015
From tap at Taphouse, Copenhagen. Black with a beige head. Aroma and flavour of malt, roasted caramel, coffee, chocolate, dried fruit and bitterness.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
andrewje41 (1060) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - APR 19, 2015
12 oz bottle pour, much thanks to Alex. I owe you one for sure. Pours black with a thick tan head. Itís a shame that I canít walk into a convenient store anywhere and grab this bottle like other people can. This is fantastic stuff. Big coffee roast aroma. Huge chocolate brownie like flavor with a more coffee centered finish. Tons of flavor here. Everything I love about imperial stouts. Loved this one.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
DrinkinWell (328) - - APR 18, 2015
Deep, dark brown, nearly black. Almost no head or lacing. Roasted malts and coffee beans on the nose. Crisp but creamy mouthfeel. Chocolate, cocoa roasted coffee beans, dark fruit. A delicious imperial stout.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DominikDraak (5) - Rijeka, CROATIA - APR 18, 2015 does not count
This is a truly unique imperial stout. Deep black colour with a light brown head which quickly disappears. At first I wasnít sure if this was a beer or a coffee/chocolate cake. The texture is so creamy and thick you could really eat it with a spoon for breakfast, just like the baby on the label. Aroma and taste are full of coffee and dark bitter chocolate with hints of caramel, roasted malt and oat. Overall: A great imperial stout and a dream for coffee lovers.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kroney (189) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 17, 2015
BIF project. Pours pitch black with a thin and quickly dissipating peanut butter colored head that leaves decent lacing. Aroma is dark roasted full bodied coffee, bitter chocolate, burnt sugar and stovetop oatmeal bubbling away. Get a huge initial bitter chocolate kick on the tongue that gives way to the creamy oats and roasted coffee. Good bitter coffee/chocolate finish to set it off. Excellent stout.


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