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RATINGS: 203   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.03   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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2011: Imperial version of Twilight of the Idols brewed with coffee and spices, aged in Bourbon Barrels. ABV varies by vintage.



4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
AndySnow (4533) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 28, 2015
How: Bottle.
Where: Traded.
Appearance: Black colour with a brown head.
Aroma: Chocolate, spices, coffee, raisin, alcohol, caramel.
Body: Full body, low to medium carbonation.
Flavour: Coffee, spices, vanilla, alcohol, chocolate.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
tomthompson89 (1924) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 22, 2015
nice beer, shared with swoopjones out of his fantastic cellar. thank you. dark pour, nose is dark malts and bourbon. mouthfeel is big, really smooth. flavous are great, hits every note you would want on a BB aged porter!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
swoopjones (6709) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JAN 21, 2015
bottle, amazing porter. jet black pour, fuller bodied. lots of roasted maltiness, coffee, bourbon notes. complex, yet incredibly smooth. awesome

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Experiment_Ale (1073) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 5, 2014
At my place with Garrett on a chill Friday night. Aroma is booze gooey brownie. Taste is tasty smooth cocoa smooth booze. Such a fantastic beer. great smooth brownie flavor. Love.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
vtafro (4426) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - NOV 22, 2014
Bottle thanks Phil. Black pour with tan head. Sweet chocolate, spice, coffee and vanilla aromas. Chocolate, vanilla, coffee flavors, touch of bourbon and spice tones.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chinchill (2718) - South Carolina, USA - NOV 3, 2014
Hill Farmstead Birth of Tragedy - bottled Oct. 2013. Opaque; near black with a modest, sudsy head that has good retention. Overall nearly on par with FW Parabola consumed just beforehand. Compared to Parabola, this was sweeter, had less coffee, and was smoother. O: Rich but easy to drink and very well balanced. Tastes and feels more aged than just 1 year.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
WillRunForBeer (1170) - Massachusetts, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Bottle shared at Brown’s. Thanks, Nick! Pours nearly black with a bright golden brown head. Aroma is coffee, dark chocolate, tart dark fruits, cereal. Taste has darkchocolate, plenty of roast, bourbon, vanilla. Some coconut flavor in here that doesn’t quite belong. As it warms, the coconut disappears and is replaced by more prominant boubon and oak.

4.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Sammy (9280) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 20, 2014
There was some coffee, not so much bourbon because the whole IP was so balanced and tasty and drinkable. One of the best porters I have had. Thanks Tomtom for the hookup.Thick mouthfeel.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MIBRomeo (2569) - Wisconsin, USA - AUG 8, 2014
Nom nom nom thanks Kahn this is good stuff. Black and delicious. I want more. Gimmie gimmie gimmie

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jonnyguns (1096) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 6, 2014
Bottle shared with Mane Liquor lads :) Pours a black with a small beige head. Nose is coconut! Like a coconut has wacked you in the face. Milk chocolate and earthiness add to the nose. SO much coconut - El described this as a smoked ham with coconut. Fair bit of bourbon, dry cocoa and shit loads of coconut and molasses. Vanilla sweetness rounds it off. Fucking world class


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