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RATINGS: 255   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.02   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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The Event Horizon Imperial Stout is an incredibly rich and luxurious beer brewed with ten malts, local honey, and four American hop varietals before and extended aging in oak bourbon barrels. The result is a beer with many layers of complexity. As the name implies, with one sip you will be unable to turn back. This 2010 special release will age well for years to come, or enjoy now in good company. Cheers!


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
madsberg (10459) - Sřborg, DENMARK - JUN 30, 2013
Bottled. Pitch black coloured. Dense brown head. Aroma: Coffee, tar, roast, chocoalte, vanilla, bourbon, chocolate. cocoa. Flavour: Vanilla, bourbon, roast, chocolate, ligth cofffee. sweetness, spice. Nice. Medium to full bodied. Ends light roasted bitter with load of bourbon barrel. Super

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (21509) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 30, 2013
Bottle at yespr. Pitch black coloured with a medium sized beige head. Sweet and roasted aroma of dark chocolate, licorice, oak and bourbon. Sweet and roasted flavour of dark chocolate, licorice and bourbon. Sweet and roasted finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ungstrup (29849) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUN 29, 2013
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a lazing beer with a lazing tan head. The aroma has notes of malt, chocolate, and alcohol. The flavor is sweet with notes of alcohol, chocolate, and roasted malt, leading to a dry finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
yespr (32032) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 29, 2013
22 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malty, liqourice and dark chocolate. Dense dark liqourice. Lingering dark malty and smooth liqourice finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
JStax (3243) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - JUN 9, 2013
22 ounce bottle. Pours a viscous black with a thin khaki head of foam. Big bourbon and sugar on the nose. Very sweet and boozy taste. A little spice comes through as well.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (13801) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 29, 2013
Bottle at RBJG#2 - Grand Tasting Tim’s Place. Pitch black - brown head. High malty, sweetness, warming alcohol, fruity, high burned, oiley texture, herbal/honey notes, cococnut notes, light light wooden notes.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
after4ever (6263) - Brier, Washington, USA - APR 26, 2013
22. Thank you, alex, for hooking up a taste of this, and thank you david for this wee dram. Fuck this beer is ridiculous and then some. You other beers need to get a hold of yourselves and sack up. Pours jet black with a dense and creamy dark tan head. Huge honey, oak, vanilla, espresso, roast, and caramel nose. All perfectly integrated, all raised to a higher power in the combination. Luscious mid palate, tartly tangled in a sweet and roasty combo. Absolutely spectacularly assembled.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Dedollewaitor (14108) - Odense, DENMARK - APR 24, 2013
Bottle. Trade with with Sean9689. Thanks. Pours black with a small creamy head. Nose is complex. Lots of wood, bourbon, coffee and sweet honey. Flavor is really delicious. Wood, roast, coffee, vanilla, liquorice, toffee and mild honey. A bot of warmth - nothing too heavy. Smooth, slick and chewy. Bang!

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hallinghansen (2099) - Odense S, DENMARK - APR 24, 2013
Bottle shared by dedollewaitor, thanks. Black body with a medium dark brown head. Aroma is bourbon, chocolate, roasted malt, coffee, vanilla, maple syrup. Flavour is bourbon, chocolate, coffee, vanilla, roasted malt, caramel. Alcohol thickles on the tongue. Complex. This is great. Thanks Mads and Sean.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stumpyiliz (216) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - APR 22, 2013
Solid nose of vanilla, bourbon and caramel chocolate. Thick black pour. Fast dissipating beige head. Solid bourbon vanilla flavor with a smokey malt finish that dries the palate and lingers on the side of the tongue. The bottle I have says 8.5% abv and not 10%. This beer needs a lil more meat to its mouthfeel and flavor to balance out the whiskey aging.


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