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RATINGS: 154   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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Blacker than night, stouter than stout is our Imperial Stout. Brewed with a lot of malt & a touch of honey, Imperial Stout is rich & robust with deep, deep notes of dark chocolate & espresso.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lonick (781) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 14, 2013
Some honey also a hint of vanilla huge chocolate and big carbonation, nice beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
allmyvinyl (2797) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 11, 2013
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours black with a thin tan head head. Aromas are dark chocolate and coffee, some boozy notes. Taste brings some liquorice. Quite high carbonation for the style. Personally quite glad the honey is hidden.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BenH (2146) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 10, 2013
Bottle. Black with short lasting tan head. Chocolate and meaty aroma. Taste is quite chocolatey and licorice. Slighly fizzy and sweet, decent

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (13935) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 10, 2013
bottle at home ... deep black ... thin tan lacing ... soft sweet roast ... little umami nose ... soft roast ... little fizzy ... dark malts ... chocollat roast ... dark malts ... deep rich roast ... soft sweet honey ...

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dphoxie (118) - North Carolina, USA - NOV 29, 2013
thick oily mouthfeel. i don’t get a lot on the aroma - maybe some roasted malts. pour is dark, pretty but with little carbonation. overall this is a pretty run of the mill imperial stout. it checks all the boxes, but doesn’t blow me away.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
50belair (2145) - Florida, USA - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle. Dark brown pour with a kaki head. Chocolate and caramel aromas. Tasty with chocolate, caramel, and roasted malt highlights. Above average body and mouthfeel. A very nice imperial stout….

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1075) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - NOV 18, 2013
Black as motor oil. Very chewy. Nice malt, not roasty, but a slight honey aroma that imbues the flavor as well. Quite good! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
b3shine (5139) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 26, 2013
Bomber to taster (shared by alexsdad06). Looks good; a fairly opaque dark cola with thin beige head that dissipates into lacing. Smells solid; dark malt, chocolate, and coffee roast with a touch of honey. Tastes like it smells with a nice, smooth mouthfeel. Good beer!

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Smurf2055 (1394) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 8, 2013
black black black. Smell roast and char, oak vanilla. Taste dark ash and roast, nice heat and vanilla. Good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tmongoose (1190) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - AUG 30, 2013
draft poured opaque brown to almost black. coffee colored head. dark roasted malts and coffee in aroma and flavor plus chocolate and more coffee in the flavor. solid imperial but still kind of middle of the road which is fine gives good representation of style.


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