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RATINGS: 203   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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This year’s Siren Noire Imperial Chocolate Stout has been revamped. We’ve aged it for three weeks in bourbon barrels, which gives the beer darker notes of raisin and fig. We’ve also tripled the amount of chocolate nibs and added vanilla bean. A mix of dark malts gives Siren Noire a well-rounded body that is decidedly chocolatey—but without being extraordinarily sweet. Mt. Hood hops contribute a fruity hop profile, with notes of black currant.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Huhzubendah (3406) - Washington DC, USA - FEB 6, 2015
Dark brown body with a thick beige head. Super chocolaty with a touch of bourbon. Chocolate milk body. Silky and smooth. Milk chocolate sweetness. Good in small doses.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
tgncc (3086) - Bellmore, New York, USA - FEB 3, 2015
The aroma is bourbon, vanilla, wood. The appearance is deep black, tan head, oily lacing. The flavor is vanilla, bourbon, wood, bitter chocolate. The finish is wood, light roast, light pine. Edina/thick in body. Nice.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
climberbob (405) - Virginia, USA - FEB 3, 2015
Draft at heavy seas brewpub in Rosslyn. Black w thin head. Syrupy vinous chocolate aroma w sweet current and bourbon vanilla notes. Similar taste. Slick oily mouthfeel w distinct alcohol. Notable chocolate on the front but not overpowering. Well constructed beer but can't have too many! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheCaptMatey (206) - Ohio, USA - JAN 24, 2015
Pours a dark brown to black colour with a toffee colour head. Aroma is of chocolate, coffee malt, vanilla, and bourbon. Flavor is roasted malts, a bit of chocolate and caramel and a nice blend of alcohol and sweet vanilla. Medium bodied with light carbonation and a sweet finish.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
digrod (138) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 24, 2015
Draft from the source. Pours nearly pitch black with medium head and soapy lacing. Aromas of bourbon, bakers chocolate, and vanilla beans. Flavors are the same with the most luxurious dark chocolate truffle amidst some pecan and a dash of spice from the bourbon. The epitome of a desert beer. Astonishing.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dr_Fellini (1020) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - JAN 22, 2015
Draft at 80/20 burger bar. Pours a deep brown color with a creamy light brown head. Aroma is light, sweet chocolate milk, touch of roasted malts. Flavor is much more pleasant, big chocolate, vanilla, milk. Not much bourbon, but still a delicious beer!

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
HeadyDE (728) - Delaware, USA - JAN 16, 2015
2013 bottle..pours a dark black with a tan head that eventually dissipates...nose is pretty solid with tons of chocolate..bourbon notes..vanilla slight coconut..mouthfeel is velvety smooth..medium bodied indeed that produces slick buttered rum soaked bourbon taste profile..solid finish all around, tasty not overly boozy bourbon stout..this is a smooth offering.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Quick3Beers (840) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 2, 2015
Pours from a bottle a deep brown black with a khaki head. Aroma is of bourbon, baker’s chocolate. Flavor is rich: chocolate, fig, vanilla-oaky-bourbon. A nice alcohol. Well-balanced roasty sweetness with a hit of delicate burnt bitterness. Nice full mouthfeel. A very good beer. If I keep drinking more of it I might have to rate it higher.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerdedone (3204) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 13, 2014
Bottle. Pours black with a one finger tan head that left spotty lacing.Aroma of bourbon, chocolate, oak and vanilla. Flavor was sweet with oaky bourbon, vanilla, chocolate, dark fruit and some subtle coffee. Smooth texture, full body, fine carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
ElCapitan22 (327) - Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 11, 2014
Pours a jet black color with no lacing or head retention. Smells of vanilla and bourbon. Tastes like bourbon right up front with a vanilla and caramel finish. A very solid beer, and one that I would look for again.


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