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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 3.64/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 234   ABV: 7.8%
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This is a very full bodied, strong and dry imperial stout. Mouthfeel is very complex, warm and lasting from the use of ten different malt varieties, with chocolate and roasted barley notes at the forefront. Northwest hops balance the malt and alcohol sweetness and provide a noticeable pine and floral finish.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dodgrblu (631) - Sacramento, California, USA - OCT 2, 2014
On tap at Lassen Ale Works in Susanville, medium creamy head, roasted coffee finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6114) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 24, 2014
"A little on the tame side for an imperial stout, but still a solid brew. Love the style, like the beer. Licorice, malted chocoalte, roasted malt, just all in smaller quantity than the norm for the style. Easy drinking for a high abv beer, though. They should barrel THIS one :) Nitro. 2014-Funny. I didnít realize Iíd had this before and as weíre drinking the bottle I was wondering how this would be on nitro. Bigger chocolate and hops outta the bomber. 3.6 nitro tap...3.8-9 bottle. 7.8%, but the body is nice for a lighter IRS."

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
larryLSB (440) - La Selva Beach, California, USA - SEP 1, 2013
Bomber. picked up at the brewpub for me by my wife on a gfís trip. Poured a dark brown with a small tan head, Nose was milk chocolate, more oif a milk stout tham an Impy Stout. Sweet taste, mildly bitter, medium bodied with a nice finish. Overall a good stout.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bule (875) - California, USA - AUG 20, 2013
On tap at the brewery. Pours a thick black color with a fine head on top. More of a sweet stout than an imperial stout. Very fine balance of sweetness hops and roasted malt. Enjoyable after meal beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
joeneugs (3498) - Livermore, California, USA - FEB 16, 2013
On draft at the SF beer week opening celebration. It pours dark brown with a tan head. The aroma is roasted malt with some burnt toast and mild notes of cocoa. Smells a bit young... The flavor is dry and roasted with a medium body and nice notes of chocolate and treacle. Very nice.


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