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Green Jack Baltic Trader

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Brewed by Green Jack
Style: Imperial Stout
Lowestoft, England
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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Cask; Occasional. ABV may vary.
The Green Jacks Baltic Trader is an Extra Strong Imperial Stout with smooth rich roasted coffee & vanilla flavours. If you haven’t tried it yet, you need to!


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
john44 (556) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 20, 2014
Gravity Half Pint at Battersea Beer Festival 2014, London in Feb 2014 - Opaque Black in colour. Very Malty; roasty malts, lots of espresso coffee, chocolate, vanilla, toffee, hint of liquorice. Fruity; dark fruits, raisins, prunes. Hoppy; some citrusy hops. Very Rich. Smooth. Warming alcohol quite noticeable. Quite sweet roast malty and fruity throughout. Liked this a lot. Very Nice Impy Stout!

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
johndoughty (3716) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2014
Bottle. ( Swing Top ) Black with a small head.Full bodied and malty. Amazingly easy to drink. Expensive but outstanding.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mR_fr0g (1974) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2014
Cask gravity at the battersea beer fest. Opaque grey black lasting off white head. Aroma is sweet sugary wood. Flavour is wood sugary, caramel. Some vanilla. Too sweet.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
allmyvinyl (2173) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 5, 2014
Cask at Bow Bar. pours jet black, lovely long-lasting beige head. Aromas of light coffee and milk chocolate. Taste brings a big liquorice note, alongside fruit in alcohol. Rich, creamy texture and long bitter finish. Very nice.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AshtonMcCobb (2117) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 30, 2014
On tap at the Bow Bar winter beer festival. Appearance - opaque black apart from a lovely red chink at the bottom of the glass. Lovely crema head that stays. Beautiful. Nose - austere a hint of milk chocolate but generally a tight nose. Taste - chocolate and oranges. Some raisins in alcohol. A sticky fruit cake finish. Palate - large structure with a huge creamy texture and a relatively balanced finish m Overall - tasty big beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
marcus (6015) - Sacramento, California, USA - JAN 18, 2014
Bottle from Best Damn Beer Store. Pours near black with almost no head and a chocolate and treacle aroma. There is a milk chocolate and dark molasses flavor with a bit of licorice and a dry slightly bitter finish.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gripweed57 (513) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - JAN 10, 2014
750 ml ceramic topped swing-topped bottle. Pours an opaque dark brown color with a small bubbly tan head that dissolves into a kaleidoscope of perfect swirls. Aroma has hints of roasted malt, dark fruits, Worcestershire sauce and alcohol. Sweet roasted malt flavor has complex notes of raisins, vanilla, resiny hops and an earthy yeast twang. Finishes with a chewy coffee-like lingering maltiness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lonick (781) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 18, 2013
Pours dark brown not quite black. On the nose dark chocolate and a sweet, summer fruits vibe going on. Coffee on the palate as well as the sweetness of raisins and a hint of smoke, very nice.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Philym (692) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2013
Appearance: Dark ruby/dark brown with cm thick tan/ivory head. Aroma: Chocolate, treacle/molasses, vinous, liquer notes, port, fruit cake, spice, liquorice and a hint of vanilla and marzipan. Taste: Medium sweet and bitterness with low/medium sourness. Palate: Thick coarse texture, light/medium body, average carbonation, lingering bitter/sweet malty chocolate, treacle, vinous/spiritous finish with alcohol warmth. Comments: Delicious. Very good. Batch 0068 brewed 19.07.12 bottled 11.02.13.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
jjsint (498) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 28, 2013
Cask @ St Albans Beer Festival 2013. Looks like an imperial stout should: dark yet approachable. Aroma of alcohol, espresso and single estate chocolate. The wonderful taste of sweetness combined with a slight saltiness. Silky mouthfeel. Grand beer overall.


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