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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.89/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Batch one: Imperial stout aged for 8 months in Woodford Reserve bourbon barrels

Batch two: Blend of various barrel-aged stouts


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TwoSipDip (8894) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 19, 2013
Bottle @ Bill’s house. Thanks Bill! Pours a dark brown appearance with a brown head. Woody, sweet bourbon, chocolate, toffee aroma. Delicious caramel, toffee, vanilla, chocolate, bourbon flavor. Nice stuff!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
craftycarl21 (2205) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 18, 2013
Thanks to GT2! Really well integrated bourbon imperial stout; vanilla, chocolate ganache, espresso, but the stout characters still shine through with the oaky sweetness only adding a delightful touch, not a blanketing flavor profile. Smooth and rich. Damn good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
decaturstevo (4869) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - MAR 10, 2013
Brown black pour with faomy head. Large burnt coffee, BB, and coffee aroma. Smooth chocolate, coffee, vanilla, and abv flavors. Medium full bodied with smooth carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
radagast83 (4417) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - MAR 6, 2013
750ml bottle, thanks GT2! Poured a dark ruby brown color with a small, wispy tan head. Aroma is some nice barrel notes, roasted, with plenty of sweetness. Plenty of toffee notes, caramel notes with some chocolate. This was pretty damn good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrChopin (3220) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 5, 2013
Near black, thin tan head. Nose is heavy roast and oat, light chocolate. Flavor is cola and sugar, light roast and faintest oxidation in finish, chocolate hints. Thin and sticky, bit sugary.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (11317) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 4, 2013
75cl bottle, thanks GT2. Medium brown head, cola dark-brown body. Aroma is moderately sweet, bourbon, roast, dark chocolate. Taste is moderately sweet, roast, dark chocolate, light wood, Bourbon. Medium-full body, low carbonation, light stickiness.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 3, 2013
Bottle courtesy of GT2, thanks! Pretty much black color, small beige head. Aroma of Hershey bar. Taste is whisky, chocolate syrup. Lots of whiskey.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Huhzubendah (2399) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 3, 2013
The beer is dark brown with a thin beige collar. The aroma is fabulous! Bourbon and roast. Huge oak bourbon presence. The flavor is great as well. So easy to drink. Abv hidden very well. Medium bodied and smooth. What a great beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
aobecksy (700) - Middle of no where, Ohio, USA - MAR 3, 2013
On draft at Intuition, pours a deep brown, nice head, deep toffee undertones makes for a nice breakfast at RBWG JAX 2013..

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SudsMcDuff (5789) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 3, 2013
On draft at Intuition, Friday mornin’ .. . pours a deep brown to burnt to a crisp barney .. . good foam qualities .. . mild barrel, tar, and deep burnt toffee .. . a touch one dimensional but still very tasty .. . . I’m like Mowgli, the retro version.


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