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RATINGS: 122   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79/5   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
Abduction in the dead of night, an eerie silence consumes the blackened sky. In an instant, BOOM, a single beam engulfs you. Panic stricken, you flee in no particular direction. It’s of little use, as you’re lifed effortlessly from the safety and comfort of the earth intoa darkness unknown. Resistance is futile. They have you now. Abduction has you now.

Bottling Dates:
Batch 041: 10/8/12

BeerMeFitz's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
BeerMeFitz (11) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 12, 2012
Poured from a 22 oz. bottle into a snifter Pours an dark black with a two fingers of tan head Excellent retention and significant lacing was present. The aroma was chocolate, dark fruit, and booze on the nose with hints of caramel and black cherry It ends the night with dark fruit, chocolate roasted malt. Very impressive brew and a must for your stout lover in the city!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SirLimpsalot (3022) - SWEDEN - NOV 17, 2015
@ Stordirren 15-11-17: Lite mjölk och choklad i doften. Smaken är trevlig bitter med choklad och kaffe. Ingen sensation men fyllig och stabil stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BRW (1669) - Barcelona, SPAIN - NOV 11, 2015
Bottle. Black colour with tan head. Chocolate and roasted aroma. Sweet, chocolate, roasted taste. Medium to full body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BenH (3244) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 10, 2015
Bottle. Near black with tan head. Nice roasty aroma with sone licorice and chocolate. Taste of licorice, chocolate and nuts. Decent

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
allmyvinyl (7165) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 10, 2015
Bottle at Craigs. Pours dark brown with a thin tan head. Aromas of dark chocolate, cherry, coffee. Taste is cocoa, silky texture. Long roasted boozy finish. Tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (7810) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 10, 2015
Bottle at craig’s. Pours black, nose is chocolate, toffee, coffee, taste is rich, chocolate, sweet.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (18514) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 8, 2015
bottle at home ... dark black ... thin tan lacing ... soft dark chocolate ...dark bitter chocolate roast malts nose ... dark roast malts... soft roast ... soft toffee malts .. soft chocolate... little caramel toffee .. rich roast malt

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Martinus (4280) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - AUG 22, 2015
Black, tan head. Aroma of roasted malts, cacao. Quite sweet flavour, caramel, chocolate. Full body. Finish malts, roasted malts.
(from 66cL bottle @ RBESG 2014, London, Grand Tasting)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bytemesis (5175) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - AUG 1, 2015
Bottle, Batch #44, 2012. Oops :(. Pours opaque black with a small brown creamy head that dissipates leaving solid lacing. So far, so good. Aroma is really chocolatey, like REALLY chocolate, with heavy roasted malts and a hint of anise. Some molasses on the back end as well. Flavor has all of the above, light plus sweet and medium bitter, rich and cocoa filled, coffee grounds, a hint of sharpmess about it. Lingering roasty bitterness. Medium body, creamy mouthfeel. This guy held up well, methinks

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
commonshawn (735) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 19, 2015
Big bottle with commonmac and rosskyle. Black with nearly tan head. Sweet aroma. Sweet and syrupy taste. licorice, very light roasted malt. Very pleasant finish. Sweet creamy and tasty. Alcohol is there too. Definitely abducted my taste buds for a little bit.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
commonmac (758) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 19, 2015
Bottle shared by rosskyle acquired in Rockford, IL. Black with tan head. Aroma is coffee and roasted malts with chocolate coming along for the ride. Taste feels relatively straightforward for an imperial stout with a creamy mouthfeel that is appreciated. Chocolate bitterness plays well with sweet vanilla and even caramel. Pleasant finish with some bitter lingering notes and perhaps dark fruits. Pretty decent effort.

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