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RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 3.75/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Mr_Abner (150) - Michigan, USA - MAY 18, 2015
Bottle. Pours black with a beige head. Aromas of chocolate, roasted malts, vanilla, slight alcohol. Taste is similar: chocolate, vanilla, dark roasted cold brewed coffee, roasted malts. A medium sweetness, though I really like the balance between that and the bitterness. Medium+ bodied, a touch creamy, flavors linger in the finish. This really is a delicious beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
wlajwl (4529) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAY 16, 2015
Aroma is chocolate, dark malts and lactic sweetness. The flavor is chocolate, dark fruit/mildly vinous, dark malts and a mix of acidity/slight heat/warming heat in the finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Christpuncher (1840) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 16, 2015
This one is sweet and boozy to start with a strong bite at the finish. Notes of coffee, chocolate, and licorice. Pours black with a thin tan head from a bottle. Well done Russian imperial stout ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
thunderpup12 (4) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - APR 15, 2015 does not count
On tap at acme in Fort Wayne. Pourwd about an inch head. Has a great black color. Taste has a mice warming effect at the end. Excellent imperial stout.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
patrick767 (3725) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - APR 8, 2015
bottle - Pours black with a small tan head. It smells of dark roast malt, chocolate, and some coffee. It tastes similar with a solid balance of sweet malt and bitterness from ample hops with a finishing roasted character. Full bodied. Really good.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
darb85 (146) - Canton, Michigan, USA - MAR 15, 2015
Petty decent. Woody hit at first, sweet vanilla and cherry finish with oily mouth feel. Good execution of style

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
schwabtana (21) - Madison Heights, Michigan, USA - MAR 9, 2015
Poured from 12oz bottle. Looks like a great RIS big head and pitch black. Loses me a little with the aroma and palate. Still a good RSI. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bigtaster (791) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 7, 2015
From a bottle into snifter. Black with medium sized light brown head. Nose cocoa, caramel, roasted barley, some spices, nutmeg, yeast. Full bodied, medium carbonation, sweet and dry, almost a body of a foreign stout. Black patent malt in the finish. As it warms the body seems to get lighter. Really unique interpretation of the style and enjoyable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
bwa5879 (808) - Portage, Michigan, USA - MAR 2, 2015
Black pour with a little brown suds on top. Malty chocolate aroma, a bit of cola styrup, vanilla too. Soft carbonation, thick oily mouthfeel, clean finish fairly effervescent. Taste is roasty and woodsy, bitter dark chocolate, some sweet vanilla and doughines toward the finish, kind of boozy. So so for greenbush and the style

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mittenator (1593) - Michigan, USA - FEB 28, 2015
Bottle. Deep brown with a tan head. Mineraly malt aromas. Dark chocolate, vanilla, and smooth.


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