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Mikkeller X Imperial Stout Black Spirit Bourbon Barrel Ed.

Mikkeller X Imperial Stout Black Spirit Bourbon Barrel Ed.
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Brewed by Mikkeller
Style: Imperial Stout
Copenhagen, Denmark
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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 4.03/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82   EST. CALORIES: 450   ABV: 15%
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
dfearnley (1141) - Alberta, CANADA - NOV 24, 2014
Draft to large taster Black current, cocoa nibs, bourbon, caramel syrup, anise, and chocolate. Oily black, thin tan head. Light sourness, huge malt, dark chocolate, bourbon, raisin. This Is full bodied and quite boozy with the associated alcohol burn.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Yorker (1466) - Herning, DENMARK - OCT 5, 2014
37.5 cl bottle @ home (coincidentally my 200th imperial stout rating). Pours black with no head. Aroma and flavour are roasted malt, chocolate, dark sugar, vanilla, and bourbon - with a bitter and slightly alcoholic finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
VsXsV (2602) - Linköping, SWEDEN - SEP 30, 2014
Draught at CBC 2014. Opaque black liquid with a small tan head. Aroma of bourbon, vanilla, licorice, chocolate, wood and booze. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter with notes of vanilla, oak and bourbon. Full bodied with low to medium carbonation. Good stuff.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kappldav123 (5311) - GERMANY - SEP 22, 2014
Tap at CBC 2014. Beer in the glass deep black, small head. Malty-alcoholic aroma. Starty fiery-malty, dry, notes of strong coffee, some bitter chocolate, not too roasty. Fiery-malty finish, more smokey-roasty, warming. Really nice! A beer to enjoy!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Habanero (2941) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2014
Bottled. Pours pitch black with a small, lacing tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, vanilla and bourbon. Sweet flavor that ends up with some bitterness and an alcohol bite. Medium to full bodied, oily text. and soft carb. A great impy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (37269) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2014

Draught @ CBC 2014 [ Red Session ]. - Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014, Sparta Hallen, Gunnar Nu Hansens Plads 11, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark

[ As Mikkeller X Imperial Stout Black Spirit Bourbon Barrel Ed. ].
Dark black color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, sweet malt, molasses, chocolate, alcohol, bourbon. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, very malt bitter, exstream sweet sweet malt, sweet ? Not a beer to my likeing .. just not me ! Body is medium to full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat, finish feel is light alcoholic. [20140503]

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borup (6810) - Albertslund, DENMARK - AUG 17, 2014
Draught at CBC 2014. Black with a beige head. Aroma and flavour of roasted malt, coffee, vanilla, bourbon, oak, coffee and chocolate.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Pyrmir (3769) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUN 29, 2014
On tap at CBC 2014. Black with tan head. Aroma and taste with loads of bourbon, coffee, dark chocolate, roasted malt with a soft and silky mouthfeel and a chocolate and booze finish

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Vestergaard (635) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - JUN 15, 2014
Tap at CBC14. Pours the pitch with a small oily head. Aroma has butter, chocolate and vanilla. Heavy bourbon. Extremely sticky beer with taste of gun powder, syrup, burned sugar, bourbon, butter, coffee and vanilla.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rasmus40 (12444) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 10, 2014
CBC. Black with a light brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, chocolate, coffee and bourbon. Flavor is extremely sweet and very bitter. Dry and very bitter finish with heavy alcohol. Boozy. 030514


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