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RATINGS: 253   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.02   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 303   ABV: 10.1%
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Silva Stout took a lot of patience. We aged our Double Stout in oak bourbon barrels for seventeen months. Flavors are very complex. It starts off with dark chocolate truffles rolled in cocoa powder. Next is the vanilla and wood notes, with rich cherry-like fruitiness. After racking and filtering the ale, we blended in just the right amount of freshly brewed Double Stout to provide the perfect balance of bourbon barrel aging and freshness. Enjoy the culmination of years of flavor development now – no further aging required!


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
finol (2142) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2014
Draught at CBC. A deacent stout, or had I just spoiled from all the great ones. Chocolate, a little boozy and some salmiak.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rlgk (10254) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2014
Draught at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014, session 1 of 4. Black beer with a nice brownish head. Roasted chocolate flavor, figs, raisins, toffee, licorice, woody, vanilla notes. Vanilla flavor, licorice, chocolate, toffee, cocoa powder, caramel, floral, spicy notes, Full bodied and with alcohol very well hidden. Really nice!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gyllenbock (4545) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2014
Sample at CBC 2014. Black with a small tan head. Aroma and taste of roasted malt, chocolate, oak, fruit, some vanilla. The finish was sweet and the mouthfeel was creamy. A nice beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ansalon (1320) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2014
CBC 2014. Pours black with a low tan head. Aroma is chocolate, coffee, vanilla, muscovado sugar, honey. Taste is coffee, vanilla, muscovado sugar. Mouth is suprisingly light with low carbonation. Aftertaste is coffee, chocolate, vanilla.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ktwse (1947) - SWEDEN - MAY 2, 2014
Pours black with low tan head. Aroma of molasses, dates, muscovado, chocolate, chili. Taste is sweet, vanilla and chocolate, long sweet finish. Body is rich and creamy with soft carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TBone (12538) - Pori, FINLAND - MAY 2, 2014
Tap @CBC2014
Opaque black color, small steady brown head. Light aroma of bourbon and vanilla. Full-bodied, smooth palate. I like its silky, smooth toasted flavor. Lots of vanilla, light touch of alcohol. Very balanced and nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Valgreen (646) - DENMARK - MAY 2, 2014
Tap @ CBC, cph. Pitch black, small tan head with good retention, great lacing. Roasted malts, oak, chocolate, dark fruits, alcohol. Medium carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kryon (1355) - SWEDEN - MAY 2, 2014
CBC 2014 Pours black low brown head Aromas of milk chocolate, raisins, hints of coffee dark malts Nice full body good long bitter finish

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
lusikka (6179) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 2, 2014
Draught @ CBC2014, Copenhagen. Pours a dark brown colour with a small head. Aroma of roastiness, salty licorice and bread. Flavour of roasted malts, vanilla, mudcake, sweet caramel and wood. Full bodied and oily mouthfeel. Heavy.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
olio (6109) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 2, 2014
Tap @ CBC’14.
Pours black color with a small beige head. Bourbon and chocolate on the nose, mild vanilla and caramel. Chocolate and cocoa on the flavor, vanilla and bourbon too, finishes woody. Excellent.
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