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RATINGS: 67   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9   EST. CALORIES: 303   ABV: 10.1%
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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Mortlach (1005) - Rome, ITALY - DEC 10, 2012
22/11/2012 Brasserie 4:20 (tap). Bevuta al Thanksgiving Day. Nera, impenetrabile, densa, schiuma color cappuccino, molto scura, non molto abbondante ma persistente. Al naso sentori di malti tostati, caffé, cioccolata e liquirizia. In bocca ha un attacco dolce, cioccolatoso, e un finale di liquirizia e caffé, amaro e lungo. Corpo medio-pieno, carbonazione abbondante, alcol incredibilmente nascosto. Imperial stout magistrale, per nulla estrema, ma di grande sostanza ed equilibrio.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Labove (427) - Rome, ITALY - DEC 5, 2012
Parte con uno degli aromi più potenti che mi sia capitato di sniffare, poi quando la si beve si percepisce un liquirizione eccessivo che rovina un po’ tutto. Non ne berrei più di 20cl e va bene così.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AmEricanbrew (6004) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - MAY 28, 2012
11.22.11. Black color with tan head. Nice coffee, tobacco, dark roast aromas. Rich, smooth mouthfeel. Deep roast, dark chocolate, tobacco, wood char flavors--very tasty

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
StefanSD (2191) - Lakeside, California, USA - DEC 2, 2011
Guest tap at Alpine Brewpub. Pours a thick black color with a tan haed that has fair retention. The aroma is medium with roasted acorns and biter burnt toast. The flavor is similar with lots of roasted nuts, black breads, molasses, mocha, coffee and biter walnuts. The palate is full, smooth and creamy with lively carbonation. Finishes long, dry and earthy. Overall: Very tasty powerhouse of a stout.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
daknole (9437) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - NOV 3, 2011
Ummmmm--fuck yeah. Black pour, brown head. Chocolate, fudge, raisins, port wine, molasses. Flavor is molasses heavy, rich bitter cocoa...holy shit!!!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
gracefullypunk (667) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 28, 2011
July 2010. Pours deep black with a cappuccino head and lacing. Chocolate, bourbon, and nutty aromas. Similar taste. Very good stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JoeTheYounger (1153) - Lake Arrowhead, California, USA - AUG 27, 2011
Dark as hell with tan head. Very chocolatey and sweet with nice roast. Glorious!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
potbeerjob (1343) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 21, 2011
OLD GABF. draught. burnt booze and fruity. A little chalky on the tongue but otherwise really great. A huge nose.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dixonian (1562) - Plano, Texas, USA - AUG 2, 2011
On tap @ Pizza Port San Clemente. Pitch black with lots of lasting tan head. Great Imperial Stout aromas of chocolate, roasted malt, and vanilla - I picked up some bourbon as well and had to double check with the bartender that this wasn’t the barrel aged version (it wasn’t). Taste is creamy with lots of chocolate and roast. Slightly bitter but more on the sweet side.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TimE (3339) - Tokyo, JAPAN - APR 1, 2011
hugely rich chocolate nose with treacles and dark fruit. Fresh brownies.  Well balanced mildly sweet mouth. Just brownies. Full bodied. Well balanced. Highly enjoyable. Alcohol well hidden for 10%. Tobacco and coffee notes

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