RateBeer
Home >

Paddock Wood Barrel Full of Monkeys Imperial Stout

overall
97
64
style
Brewed by Paddock Wood Microbrewery
Style: Imperial Stout
Saskatoon, Canada
Serve in Snifter

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Imperial Stout aged in Wild Turkey barrels.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jmagnus87 (2732) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - DEC 17, 2014
Sampled during RBSG. From notes. Chocolate, caramel and bourbon. Hint of vanilla.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mabel (6689) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 13, 2014
[6213-20140305] Bottle. Soya and roasted syrup aroma. Black body with a quick foamy tan head. More soya sauce and roasted burnt barrel in the flavour. Full body is quite smooth. Tasty. (8/3/8/4/15) 3.8

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JMerritt (1841) - Macomb, Illinois, USA - SEP 24, 2014
Bottled. Jet black with a thin, medium-brown head. Aroma is a very delicious blend of bakers chocolate, bourbon, medium-charred wood, sugared dates, rich molasses, and a touch of vanilla bean. Sweet, slightly smokey flavor up front that quickly increases in sweetness, letting in some more flavors of cocoa, vanilla and white oak, before mellowing into a smooth dark chocolate, bourbon and slightly campfirey char. A bit lackluster on the palate - quite thin - which is a bit of an unsettling send off for a beer so rich and flavorful. Still, incredibly tasty, not overly boozy, and complex enough to pull out different flavors with every sip. A big thanks to Narnad for sending a bottle my way!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cmacklin (306) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 15, 2014
355 ml bottle. A black beer with a very thin, dark brown head. Sweet aroma of bourbon, liquorice, dark chocolate, roasted malt and coffee. Sweet flavour of roasted malt, liquorice, dark chocolate and a dry, bitter coffee finish with a warming bourbon aftertaste that lingers. Medium to full body with a thick, oily texture and soft carbonation. Very complex and surprisingly good. I can’t believe this came out of Saskatchewan. A must try.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (8915) - , New Jersey, USA - JUL 30, 2014
Bottle at weekly tasting. Shared by me. Thanks Kevin. Pours black brown head. Nose/taste of roast chocolate, dirty cocoa, vanilla, coffee and whiskey/oak. Medium body.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
vtafro (3820) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - JUL 30, 2014
Bottle. Black pour with tan head. Dark roasted, sweet, and other sugar like aromas. Sweet flavors,caramel, chocolate, caramel and other nice sweet notes.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mcberko (7219) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 16, 2014
355mL bottle, pours jet black with a small brown head. Nose brings out rich wood, bourbon barrels, and some roasted malt in back - very complex. Flavour is exceptionally well-balanced, with many different elements working in good harmony - with moderate bourbon barrels of high quality, a little wood, some roasted malt and a little caramel. Now this is how you do a bourbon barrel imperial stout. Extremely highly drinkable and smooth on the palate. Wonderful stuff.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jdobbs (410) - New Brunswick, CANADA - JUL 14, 2014
Aroma has notes of roasted malt, chocolate, oat, ash and alcohol. Taste is medium sweet and medium bitter with a long warm, chocolate and oat finish

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kbudd19 (716) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 6, 2014
2011 bottle as part of a mystery box sent by Dresden, thanks man! Dark viscous pour with minimal chocolate tan head, looks like chocolate syrup. Aroma is oak, vanilla, some slight sour, ash, chocolate and roasted malts. Taste, lots of chocolate, very syrupy, with light carbonation, some maple bourbon, oak, very smooth finish with no heat from the booze. Excellent RIS, well done!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crossovert (7902) - Illinois, USA - JUN 22, 2014
Unknown canadian bottle size. Balck pour, really nice sweet and cocoa interplay with the caramel and bourbon and the stout base.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50