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RATINGS: 114   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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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


fuertecorn's rating

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
fuertecorn (15) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 23, 2012
Pours a pitch black hue with some brown around the edges. Nice aromas of coffee, roasted malt, chocolate and a slight hop presence. Thick in the mouth with similar flavors to the nose. The finish is long and well balanced between sweet and bitter.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
commonmac (644) - 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.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Countbeer (5264) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - MAR 11, 2015
Bomber: Batch 41: Served in a shaker at 13 degrees Celsius: Black beer with a medium sized vast mocha brow head. Aromas of roast, bay leaf, sweet wood, liquorice wood, liquorice, laurel, hint of spice like cinnamon, cough syrup, some dried dark fruits and more liquorice... Flavours of liquorice, bay leaf, roast, sweet wood, dried raisin and dried prunes, laurel, sweet wood, some hops, bitters, dried leaves, malt roast, laurel roast, sweet tar, cough syrup, etc. Good beer! Aftertaste is bitter, malt roast, liquorice, herbal roast, some toffee, bay leaf and some chocolate. Low carbo, creamy close to silky mothfeel, between medium and full bodied.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rosskyle (146) - - MAR 19, 2015
Standard dark stout appearance. Coffee aroma. A bitter finish. Smooth texture. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
kaser (4005) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 1, 2015
Black pour from 22oz bottle at kasers pad. Off white head Sweet vanilla and chocolate flavor Has a milky and creamy thing going. had. most of the abductions before this and this is fantastic..

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
koleminer20 (983) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - FEB 24, 2015
22 oz bomber. The pour is a medium black with a thin ring of off white head and no lace to be found. I'm excited for this one. The aroma is typically imperial stout. There is a lot of roasty malt and good dark chocolate to go with a strong licorice. The dark fruits pop through on the back end, but it's definitely a good impy stout. The flavor is really solid. Lots of bitter roasted chocolate malt up front. There is a good dark fruit and licorice on the back end. Pretty basic, but the flavors are well defined. The mouth feel is thin. There is a lack of carbonation which doesn't help it cling to the mouth. The aftertaste vanishes pretty quickly as well, leaving a lightly bitter roast behind. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
zgaier (1608) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - DEC 30, 2014
Bomber. Pours black with a brown head and aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, and dark fruits. Taste is storng, lots of nice chocolate, dark fruits, roasted malt, coffee, and alcohol into the warming, long finish

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mR_fr0g (5253) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 11, 2014
Bottle shared at the RBESG 2014, grand tasting 09/08/2014 Moncada Brewery. Opaque dark brown coloured pour with a lasting halo of light tan head. Aroma is brown sugar, soft roast, dark malts. Flavour is composed of layered malts, caramel ,unrefined sugars, roasty choc. Chalky water profile. Lingering tangy berry. Bit of jammy berry fruits. Semi -sweet.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
AndyReynolds (1048) - Dayton, Kentucky, USA - FEB 22, 2015
Draft. Aroma is somewhat hoppy with dark chocolate...interesting, some coffee is in there too. Flavor brings out roasted malts. Some caramelized malts.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jjgmd (1682) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - DEC 30, 2014
Pours a dark pitch black color with a short Java head. Nose is malt, sweet with chocolate and coffee notes. Taste is chocolate, malt and espresso with the alcohol breaking right through. Big bold long finish and ends on the same tasting notes. Quaff Score 7 / 10

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
commonshawn (633) - 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.


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