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RATINGS: 1100   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Everything but the kitchen sink…Great Western Premium Two Row, Wheat, Carvienne, Caramunich, 95-115, 135-165L Crystal Malts, Chocolate, Roasted and Black Barley and Pale Chocolate. We also add some Brown Sugar and some Dark Belgian Candi Sugar to boost the Original Gravity. The beer is hopped with East Kent Goldings, Mt. Hood, Liberty, and Challenger. It is unfiltered with an OG of 1.094 and 10.0% ABV. Proprietary Ale Yeast.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Livendadream (196) - New Mexico, USA - JAN 16, 2016
Btl pours a black color like dirty motor oil. Huge tight compact dark tan head,lingers forever never dissapating. The inside of glass is covered with lace with each gulp of beer consumed. Aromas of chocolate,coffee,earth, toasted bread, burnt sugar, a whiff of licorice and a hint of booze. Tastes of milk chocolate, espresso,sweet toffee,figs and alcohol. Big full body, nice almost nitro like carbonation, soft creamy mouthfeel and a roasty finish. This beer is great tasting and smooth. It will definitely warm you up on a cold winter night. Bold,robust flavors keep me wanting more, unfortunately I only have one bottle. Outstanding imperial stout! FYI bottle dated 9/1/11.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fredis23 (564) - Hickory Hills, Illinois, USA - JAN 10, 2016
Pitch Black, Big Tan Head, Decent lacing. Roasted malt, Chocolate And Spice Aroma. Toasted malt, Chocolate, Slight Coffee, Sugary, Spice Taste. Good. Recommended...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
coachd (599) - Missouri, USA - JAN 9, 2016
Smells strongly of roast, bitter coffee, dark fruit and cocoa. Dull black color with a large pillow of beige foam. Tastes chocolatey and creamy at first, with a roast and hop bite at the end. More carbonation than I like in a stout, other than that, the palate is spot on. An ok imperial stout, I probably would not buy this again.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tomekboniek (530) - Warsaw, POLAND - JAN 6, 2016
Butelka. Barwa czarna, nieprzejrzysta. Piana beżowa, bardzo wysoka podczas nalewania, trwała, chodź po pewnym czasie redukuje się do niskiej wielkości. Aromat kawy, średnio intensywny, ciemne słody, kakao. W smaku analogicznie co w aromacie. Wysycenie średnie+, goryczka niska, niezalegająca. Pełne w odczuciu, easy drinking. Alkohol doskonale ukryty, delikatnie gryzie podniebienie. Piwo super, chodź nie powoduje wielkich zachwytów. Można znaleźć tańsze odpowiedniki europejskie.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SeniorZozo (1274) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JAN 6, 2016
Bottle. Aroma is licorice, slight dark fruits, dark cocoa malts, vanilla, slight smoke. Taste is tangy, smoky-ish sweet. Boozy! Not overly stylized but very enjoyable

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
javiercrasher (288) - Granada, SPAIN - JAN 2, 2016
De color negro, con espuma beige de duración media. Aroma a café, chocolate y malta torrefacta. Cremosa, con buen cuerpo y sin mucha carbonatación. En boca predomina el torrefacto. Alcohol bien integrado. Va ganando conforme coge temperatura.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Paladares (190) - Madrid, SPAIN - JAN 1, 2016
Botella. Color negra opaca. Muy bien de espuma. Aroma muy rico a pasas, chocolate y ligerisimo café. Fantástica en boca. De las cervezas que llenan. Se nota mucho más el chocolate que en su aroma. Una gran cerveza de postre o licor.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
TET (2668) - Kaarina, FINLAND - DEC 31, 2015
A black beer, a head is big and beige. Aroma has salt liquirice, dry earthyness, nice and fresh fruitness, hint of raisin. Marvellous. Taste has strong salt liquirice, strong coffee, earthyness, enough of bitterness. Almost full bodied, not stickyness, easy to drink. Enjoyable beer, salt liquirice, complex, strong flavours and easy to enjoy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Furseth (2101) - Kungälv, SWEDEN - DEC 30, 2015
Bottle: Black colour, big Brown head. Aroma of raisins, coffee, caramelly, iron, dark choclate. Flavor had a dominas of creamy mouthfeeling of rasins, caramelly, dark choclate, coffe, smokey, tar, vanilla. Medium to big body, long coffee/ Dark choclate finish!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Renobob (1632) - Besançon, FRANCE - DEC 30, 2015
Bue en bouteille. Superbe imperial stout. Belle couleur, mousse moka épaisse. Nez chocolat, palais équilibre parfaitement, café vanille chocolat. Corpulente et douce au palais. Grande longueur en bouche.

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