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RATINGS: 2109   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.28/5   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 336   ABV: 11.2%
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.

sharkweek's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
sharkweek (119) - Statesboro, Georgia, USA - APR 12, 2013
was only allowed to purchase one bottle from the store. pours oil can black a khaki head. looks fantastic! hints of dark fruit in the aroma, you can also pick up some of the bourbon.The mouth feel is thick, creamy, and pleasant. There is a slight bit of carbonation but nothing overwhelming. The first taste you get is coffee, then the bourbon comes through. The last thing that comes through is a strong dark chocolate sweetness. This beer lives up to the hype in every way. I am so happy I got a chance to have it!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
knasputte78 (174) - SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2015
Svart och lite trögflytande. Doft av choklad och torkad frukt. Djup smak med alkohol på slutet. Många lager av smaker, fint med bourbonlagringen. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
BRW (1669) - Barcelona, SPAIN - NOV 20, 2015
On tap at Ale&Hop. Black colour with beige head. Borubon, wood and roasted aroma. Sweet, bourbon, wood, vanilla, roasted, coffee taste. Full body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maddmatt639 (329) - Pacifica, California, USA - NOV 18, 2015
No retention and no lacing. Smells of chocolate, dark fruit and smoke. Tastes of chocolate, smokiness and dark fruits. Dry aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
teddybeer (2930) - Madrid, SPAIN - NOV 16, 2015
Blac color with a light tan head with god duration. Aroma has notes of roasted malts, ripe black fruit, coffee notes and some smokyness. Flavor has notes of black chocolate, coffe beans, roasty and toasty malts, some notes of bourbon. Alcohol very good hidden between roasty notes. Creamy, smoothy and dense mouthfeel on palate. Slightly bitterness in the final with a good presence of roasted malts.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bobhund (144) - - NOV 14, 2015
Köpt på Systembolaget Fältöversten. Fantastiskt!!!!!!� Bra på allt. Kropp smak lukt. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
krumbum (752) - truckee, California, USA - NOV 10, 2015
Huge roasted aromas of whiskey and wood. Deep dark beer with creamy brown head. The creamy roasted flavor is thick and carry the vanilla bourbon softly. It is better then i could have ever imagined. The thick body helps everything blend like a milk shake.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gerbeer (2567) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 9, 2015
355 bottle. Pours black with moderate head. Aromas of vanilla, rich milk chocolate and very dry black coffee. Flavors carry same. Rich and smooth with a little heat and residual sweetness. Beautiful. An American in Copenhagen...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dahlstrom (61) - gasvetksgatan 3, SWEDEN - NOV 5, 2015
355 ml bottle from Systembolaget. Pitch-black with a medium mocha head. Aroma of whiskey, coffee, roasted malt chocolate and alcohol. Taste reflects the aroma, but here the whiskey really gives you a punch in the face! Full-bodied, with creamy texture. Medium bitterness. Low to medium carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Angelmonster (159) - Colorado, USA - NOV 4, 2015
Review of bottle dated 03/05/15 Pours a pitch black body with a 1/4 inch dark chocolate head. Head retention and lacing are average for a barrel aged imperial stout. Smells of vanilla, coffee, chocolate malt, and burnt oak. As beer warms, sweet bourbon comes through. Taste is of cold bitter coffee, charred oak, with a warm bourbon finish. Sweet vanilla comes in and out but bitter coffee and alcohol are main flavors. Mouthfeel is medium but for such a dark and high abv stout, not the desired consistency. Head added nothing to the body. Overall this beer had all the characteristics of a bourbon barrel coffee stout, it was one of the originals after all, but it just falls flat for me every time I try it.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Matipa74 (19) - SWEDEN - OCT 31, 2015
Best so far :)............................................

---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

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