Brewed by Porterhouse
Style: Imperial Stout
Dublin, Ireland
Serve in Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 145   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Imperial Irish Stout
Note: Brewed to a different recipe than the 2006 version.
Previously 7%

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ClubGonzo (3854) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAY 9, 2013
Bottle. An Irish imperial stout? Well I never! :-) Pours a deep brown body with a ruby-hued taint and a tiny off-white head. Aroma is vinous raisiny dried fruit tones, hints of alcohol, chocolate, honey and caramel. Nice. Taste is burnt sugars, vanilla, chocolate, caramel and hints of raisins, toffee and sweet licorice. Smooth oily mouthfeel. A bit atypical, but quite nice.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
satanda (422) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 9, 2013
Jeden z nejlepsich stoutu.co jsem kdy pil. Tmava barva, husta pena, takove pivni kafe. Lahvac z pivonky.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jamedra (447) - Hostivice, CZECH REPUBLIC - APR 18, 2013
Láhev 330 ml. Při nalévání je vidět tmavě rudá barva. Ve sklenici je následně pivo temně černé téměř neprůsvitné se znatelnou tmavě rudou barvou v užších částech sklenice. Pěna je nižší, tmavší krémové barvy, jemná a držící. Vůně piva je velmi příjemná, středně silná káva s náznaky ovoce a karamelu. Po prvním ochutnání je pěna piva velmi příjemná na rtech, doprovázená kávovou hořkostí se sladkým okrajem připomínající nezamíchaný lehce oslazený šálek kávy, doplněný slabší chutí karamelu. Jedná se o velmi výtečný, vybalancovaný stout který se opravdu dobře pije.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Creedence (282) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 31, 2013
330ml bottle at home. Pours a black choc colour with a thin tan head. Aroma is not overpowering, with molasses, caramel, coffee, chocolate. Medium chocolatey sweetness, light roasted malt bitterness, and just a little boozy kick at the end. Very smooth, in both flavour and carbonation, with a full-bodied feel to it. Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (7898) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2013
Bottle at home, BOE, 02/02/13. Light black in colouration with a thin tan head that soon dissipates to a bubbly film and edgeing., Nose carries roast malts, chocolate, dark toffee fudge, sugars, molasses. Taste comprises roast malt, milk chocolate, mineral tones, toffee, metallic hints, brown sugar. Medium bodied with bite, moderate carbonation, dry finish. Decent stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beersiveknown (2725) - NORTHERN IRELAND - JAN 26, 2013
Bottle@home from drinkstore 25/1/13 Dark brown-black with fluffy beige head. Rich coffee and chocolate on the nose. Quite a lot of residual sweetness with some fruity hop notes and a roast barley bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
StoutHead (603) - DENMARK - JAN 13, 2013
330ml bottle. Almost completely black but with a deep red tint. Tan head and lots of lacing. Medium carbonation. Smells roasty. Taste like roasted malt, coffee & liquorice. It’s very dry but tastes good and has a long lasting taste. The best porter I’ve had from Porterhouse.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
teddybeer (2162) - Madrid, SPAIN - JAN 7, 2013
Bottled. Black colour with a tan head, good persistence and lacing. Aroma is roasty, coffee and smoky. Flavor is similar as aroma with a slight bitterness in the final. Flat carbonation with a medium to high body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Filipbeer (71) - - JAN 6, 2013
Cerveza stout de Navidad. Aromas a café/chocolate. Matices de aromas afrutados (frutas negras). En boca presenta cuerpo medio. Se vuelven a notar aromas a cafe/tostados y crema. Entrada dulce que deja paso al amargor. Equilibrada con postgusto seco y medio-largo. Filip

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lowenbrau (1863) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - JAN 6, 2013
Bottled. Nice Imp. Stout. Roasty, coffe, some nut, caramel. Medium to full body, flat carbonation, smooth bitter, leads to a long and warm aftertaste. Nice one.

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