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RATINGS: 388   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Belgian Style Imperial Stout
Dark chocolate barley and roasted grains paired with American hops and Belgian yeast create a mouthful of flavors, but wait thatís not all, add a hint of pomegranate juice and what you have here is not your run of the mill fruit beer.Youíve hit the mother load. At 8%ABV this ale is suitable for aging 1-2 years. Brewed by Florida Beer Co for Gordash Brewing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Enniskillen (2045) - Salinas, California, USA - JAN 18, 2009
Bottle shared by CapFlu from Oakes. Black with brown edges thin cream head. Aroma is a very roasty pomegranate with milk chocolate faint hoppiness, caramel. Taste is a very rich chocolate with pomegranate coming through in the aftertaste with a light roastiness and smoke- light toffee. Pretty interesting good stuff.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cybercat (5170) - Georgia, USA - JAN 23, 2009
Pours a deep opaque brown, like dark chocolate, with a nice tan head. Smoky aroma is strongly of fine roast coffee and has a hint of pomegranate. Mouth-filling flavor has tones of coffee and unsweetened chocolate as well as a pomegranate hint. Mouthfeel is lively and tingly, and finish is pleasingly smooth.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
nbutler11 (1267) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - FEB 25, 2009
UNDERRATED. Bottle courtesy of mgumby10. Pours black with an amber tint around the edges and a fizzy brown head that quickly dissapates, but maintains some carbonation. Smells of toasted malts, dark cocoa and cherry cough syrup. Builds in flavor with the cherry turning to a sweeter pomengranate taste. Starts dry with a bit of smoke, but finishes a little sticky. This is the MACK!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jtclockwork (14999) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 29, 2010
Coffee notes hit the nose and palate. Thick molasses mouth feel. Heavy ale, but very tasty. Rated 4/9/10

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
daknole (10883) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - APR 19, 2008
On tap in Plantation, FL. This is nice. Very nice actually. No real hint of the pomegranate, just a nice chocolate and coffee scented beer with some of the same flavors on the palate. Pours very dark with a very small head. Good amount of hops. Well done.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Magjayran (1378) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - MAY 1, 2008
Iím baffled. It didnít really seem like the best idea. This black ale has a small head. It has lots of roasted coffee in the aroma and a bit of tangy pom. The acidity of the pomegranate compliments the roasted malt flavors PERFECTLY. Seriously fantastic tasting. I need more.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
fiver29 (1036) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - OCT 3, 2008
Bottle pours black with thin tan head. Aroma is coffee, cherry, roasty, and sweetness. Has a heavy mouthfeel to it. Taste is rich, smooth coffee and chocolate, subtle fruit notes, and has a creamy finish to it. Overall I was pleasantly surprised by this beer. Its a very good beer and I think is highly overrated.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kevin (2192) - New Mexico, USA - DEC 20, 2008
very dark with a red hue and a thick brown head. big coffee and toffee nose and i like it a lot. fruitiness covers up the buttery coffee. this is how butter should be in beer. compl;iments. very easy to drink. a bit of metal in there. pom is hinted at in the finish, pretty cool. 5 10 7 3 16

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ChainGangGuy (4808) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - JAN 5, 2009
Appearance: Onyx black body with a thin, thought creamy-looking, light tan head. Smell: Aroma smelling of espresso and succulent fruit with secondary notes of semisweet chocolate and toffee. Taste: Dark, roasty maltiness with sweet tastes of chocolate and toffee candy. Moderate sweetness. Underlying fruitiness like a splash of both subtly tart POM Juice and prune liqueur. Tiny bit of aniseed. Very mild hop character and bitterness, leaving the punchy roastiness to counter the sweetness. Still though, this one finishes a bit sweetish and definitely fruity. Mouthfeel: Medium-full body. Medium carbonation. Smooth mouthfeel. Drinkability: Smooth and fruity (without being too fruity) thanks to the addition of health-inducing pomegranate juice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
LearninBeer (486) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - FEB 6, 2009
Thanks to Daknole. Pours dark, dark brown with hints of red color. Head is light brown,mostly diminishing. The aroma is coffee, a roasted sweetness, smells great! The taste is coffe, a roasted nutty taste, a little bitter but a hint of sweetness. A damn good beer Thanks again Daknole!

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