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Carefully crafted by Alltech’s master brewers, Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Stout® builds on the success of its barrel-aged brother, the beloved Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale®. Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Stout is brewed and aged with Alltech® Café Citadelle Haitian coffee and aged in world-famous Kentucky bourbon barrels. The result is a complex stout with dark-roasted malts, hints of caramel and vanilla and a lightly roasted coffee finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Brentv (601) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 16, 2014
From bottle. Black pour with a beige head. Aroma of coffee and roasted malts and a little bit of bourbon. Taste is similar, not too sweet, not too bitter. Mouthfeel is medium.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TizzleJizzle (760) - Garland, Texas, USA - MAY 16, 2014
American Craft Beer Week! 12 oz bottle at the Flying Saucer Garland. Poured an opaque black with a thin tan head. Taste of whiskey, roasted malts, and slight dark chocolate. High fizzy carbonation, medium simi-watery body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
sjohnny (465) - - MAY 15, 2014
Coffee, vanilla, booze aroma. Pours black with a thinnish tan head that fades quickly. Light bodied. Thin mouthfeel. Coffee bitterness countered with a fruit vanilla sweetness. Very slight whiskey flavor. Smells WAAY better than it tastes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GIJOE (1051) - North Berwick, Maine, USA - MAY 15, 2014
Pours black with a thin, tan head that fades to ring quickly. Nose is dark-roasted malt with notes of coffee and vanilla. Taste is somewhat sweet, but pleasant. Medium to full mouthfeel, lively carbonation. Cocoa finish. Good brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lore (1900) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 3, 2014
dark brown colour, moderate beige head;aroma of coffee, earth, whisky and some herbal notes; taste of coffee, earth, and some burnt malt; definitely the worst imperial stout I’ve ever tasted

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kirk36 (213) - Peabody, Massachusetts, USA - APR 29, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 10, 2014 Deep-water hiding a Malaysian Airlines flight 370 in total blackness. As I near the bottom, I hope to uncover the secret of the disappearance! But alas, yes this coffee-beer stout is espresso dark. Alcohol snifter and forward on the palette, it expedites leaving some bitter and a slight dark roast in your cheek. The coffee is overwhelming the bourbon. I love the bourbon ale produced by Kentucky so I had the same expectations in this. But as the deScription reads true to form, vanilla and coffee. Boring. Bring forth the bourbon in this barrel-aged-wasted beer stout thingy. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
htzpah (105) - - APR 27, 2014
Heavily medicinal aroma. Coffee flavors are almost overpowering; the taste is completely one of coffee and whiskey (maybe they should’ve called this stout "Irish Coffee"). Needs to be enjoyed with a meal; doesn’t work well as a standalone sipper.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hohops (691) - Kent, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2014
Bottle into a snifter. Appearance is black, a very small fizzy head which diminishes instantly. Aroma- lots of chocolate, milky coffee, milk chocolate, vanilla, hint of coconut. Taste- coffee, chocolate, bitterness, cocoa, hint of bourbon but not too much, nutty hints, medium to full mouthfeel. Very tasty.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
HMPR (5) - - APR 22, 2014 does not count
Lovely coffee stout. Bourbon aged but doesn’t give a hugely distinctive bourbon flavour, dominated by the Haitian coffee flavour. Doesn’t pour with a great head but a lovely coffee stout none the less.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Deu (915) - Nantes, FRANCE - APR 20, 2014
bottle - Pours near black with a minimal tan head. It has an aroma of roast chocolate malt and bourbon. The flavor is sweet with chocolate and mild bourbon. It’s surprisingly light bodied, grainny, even watery, with low carbonation and roast character that lingers in the finish. I had hoped for more...

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