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RATINGS: 1988   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.28   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 336   ABV: 11.2%
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A bit of backwoods pleasure without the banjo. This strong stout is brewed with a hint of coffee and vanilla then aged in oak bourbon barrels. Our process ensures that strong bourbon undertones come through in the finish in every batch we brew. We recommend decanting at room temperature and best enjoyed in a brandy snifter.

slats1221's rating

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
slats1221 (60) - Ohio, USA - MAR 22, 2012
It’s just the best. The only bad thing I can say is I wish I could get my hands on more. If you see it, buy it. You will not be disappointed.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
jesperhammer (3404) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 2, 2015
29-MAY-2015, bottle @DØE Ølfestival. Black with lasting Brown head. Bourbon, chocolate, coffee, cocoa powder. Sweet, full body, medium carbanation. Really smooth and fantastic. What makes this one stick out is not that it is bigger just that it is better on all parameters:-)

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
closey22 (1132) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - JUN 1, 2015
Black rimming brown head; aroma is coffee wood malt alcohol; Flava is rich woody spice sweet malt chocolate notes of alcohol; feels thick creamy some foamy fuzz tingle; finishes roasty tangy

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tandembrauer (515) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUN 1, 2015
Shared bottle @ Cardinal, Stavanger. Pours . Aroma of coffee, pepper, vanilla, dark chocolate. Some sweetness. Smooth mouthfeel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Melker (235) - Varberg, SWEDEN - MAY 31, 2015
What an awesome brew, had a bottle yesterday at a local bar. Lots of caramel, toffee, vanilla, bourbon, coffee. Also some chocolate and roasted flavours. Very balanced. Lots of sweetness, medium bitterness. I was in a hurry so I had to chug like 50% of the beer which was too bad.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Christian (11664) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 29, 2015
Black with a small tan head. Big aroma of chocolate and licorice with a little coffee, dried fruit and oak. Sweet and thick roasted flavour with chocolate and coffee, oak and plenty vanilla.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
k0mpsa (1641) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - MAY 29, 2015
Bottle at cbf 15. Black color, small brown head. Aroma has strong roastt, hint of whiskey, coffee. Strong taste, bourbon, alcoholic notes, coffee and some hops at the end.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
jackafholmes (613) - - MAY 28, 2015
Bottle from archer road beer stop, sheffield. Black with tan head. Aroma is smoky chocolate coffee brandy. Taste is sweet and smoky and bitter. Thick and oily with alcohol hum and tingly carbonation. Amazing beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
The_Osprey (2937) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 28, 2015
355ml bottle at home. I thought I’d have to go to America to try this top 50 beer, and then it pops up all across London cheaper than half the imperial stouts on the shelves. Bottled Feb 2015 at 11.2%. Black, decent foamy brown head endures, leaves some sparse light lacing. Aroma is coffee, sandalwood, biscuity coconut. Great aroma. Body is medium, smooth, low carbonation. Taste is woody and dry with chocolate and toasted coconut, just a touch of the 11.2% showing up, salty finish. Very good imperial stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
al53 (93) - FINLAND - MAY 28, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 31, 2015 Bottle. Dark brown colour with brown head. Aroma is heavily bourbon. Then comes coffee, chocolate and malt. Taste continues same, bourbon, chocolate, coffee, vanilla,malt, hops and hint of alcohol. Very smooth and rich mouth feel with soft carbonation. Long, bit alcoholic, bitter and dry but smooth finish, with coffee and vanilla. Heavy on bourbon and bit boozy, good IS but not quite the bomb I was expecting.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
charlotte (4616) - rødovre, DENMARK - MAY 27, 2015
Bottle.at Ølbaren Elmegade.Pitch black colour with small beige head.Aroma of vanilla and bourbon,nice warming mouth feels and good full body nice taste of chocolate and even coffee nots.

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