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RATINGS: 126   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79/5   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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


DrewFace's rating

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
DrewFace (967) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle share thanks to Homer321. Batch 60. Pours a dark, nearly black colors. Roasty, boozy aroma, grainy, chocolate. Roasty and choco notes. Papery, stale like character - oxidized. Not bad overall but not amazing.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocLock (9999) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 7, 2016
Shared bottle at Craft. Hazy dark brownish black pour with tan head. Nose was malty, with notes of cacao and coffee. Tasted dark malty, with cacao, a toasty walnutty flavor, and some molasses.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Art (3121) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 17, 2016
Pours a dark brown black. Aroma of slight coffee slight tang. Taste is slightly tangy. Pretty decent.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
djd07 (10049) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 24, 2016
Bottle. Pours black with medium creamy tan head leaving spotty lacing. The aroma is strong roasted malt and chocolate. Thick mouth, chewy, nice roast, dark chocolate, light bitterness, boozy finish, very good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bigda83 (838) - Jamestown, New York, USA - FEB 12, 2016
Batch 635/636. Poured a dark brown, some haze look to it, bubbly tan head. Aroma of sweet malts, chocolate, black licorice, and clove hints. Flavor followed the nose and blended nice. Maybe a tad sweet, but overall very nice. Full body, thick texture, average carbonation, and some slight booze on the finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niko100 (2677) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 8, 2015
Dark brown/black color; Medium to heavy creamy body; Aroma of toasted malt, coffee, anise, & some dark chocolate; Flavor of roasted sweet malt, caramel, coffee, licorice, hops, and dark chocolate; Warm finish; On the sweet side but good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SirLimpsalot (3808) - 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.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BRW (2248) - Barcelona, SPAIN - NOV 11, 2015
Bottle. Black colour with tan head. Chocolate and roasted aroma. Sweet, chocolate, roasted taste. Medium to full body.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BenH (3438) - 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

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
allmyvinyl (9449) - 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.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (10626) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 10, 2015
Bottle at craig’s. Pours black, nose is chocolate, toffee, coffee, taste is rich, chocolate, sweet.


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