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Brewed by Revelation Cat Craft Brewing
Style: Imperial Stout
Rome, Italy
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 64   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.93   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 420   ABV: 14%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A massive Imperial Stout. The first IS brewed by Revelation Cat. Aged for nearly a year in steel tanks and fermented out to 14% Bottled in 2012 in limited quantity and released slowly throughout the following years. On the bottle: "Black Knight’s sure you’d love to know. But you’re just gonna have to find out ’Cause you’re not gonna get the recipe on the freakin’ bottle And beware of the 14% He’s gonna mess with you" "Keep it Cool and age this beer"


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (19321) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2013
Bottled at PBF. Pitch black, miniscule dark brown head. Aroma of trewacle and vanilla. Sweet and massive bodied with rounded mouthfeel. Heather honey and oak, dripping with sweetness and powdered with vanillin sugar. Full of big flvours, but quite superficial. Warming finish with more vanilla.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Torrefacto (533) - Madrid, SPAIN - AUG 7, 2013
Color Rubí oscuro casi negro con espuma beige escasa. Aromas de licor, madera, frutos rojos y maltas tostadas. En boca es densa con sabores ácidos ligeros y afrutados acompañados de toques añejos de madera bien integrados. Un birrote.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
daknole (9052) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUL 1, 2013
Shared by 50belair! Dark pour, brown head. Bottle 605. Aroma? Jammy notes, molasses, prunes. Flavor is sweet, light roast, molasses, raisins, char, toasted oak. Awesome.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Slayer85 (1044) - Firenze, ITALY - MAY 24, 2013
Bottle. An opaque black beer, with a small, frothy, mostly diminishing brown head. The aroma is heavily malty (black chocolate, cocoa, molasses, roasted grain, coffee), with notes of licorice, vanilla, berries, plums, figs, alcohol, etc. The flavor is heavily sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Full body, thick/sticky/creamy texture, soft carbonation, very long finish with light to moderate bitterness, moderately alcoholic. A huge beer... Immense nose, complex, intense, deep, etc. And it also looks great. Sweet, but it doesn’t get cloying, I finished the entire bottle myself. A little more bitterness would furtherly help it to become perfect. However perfection is near... Great job.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
sunevdj (3152) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2013
Bottle at home. Pours an opaque black with a small light brown head. Sweet with lots of coacoa aromas. Also some aromas of roasted malts, port and dark chocolate. Full bodied with an oily mouthfeel. Very soft carbonation. Hides the 14% really well. Sweet and chocolaty finish. Thanks Alex!!!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zvikar (3372) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - APR 19, 2013
Bottle sample at a tasting at the Beer & Beyond shop. Thanks DSG. Pours black with a beige head, aroma of honey, chocolate, wood, port, cherry and teryaki, flavor of wood, coffee, port, cherry, acidity and teryaki, medium to full bodied

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerandbeyond (675) - ISRAEL - MAR 31, 2013
Bottle sample. Opaque black with a small mocha head. Aromas of teriyaki, roast, super dark chocolate and carobs. Choclate liquor flavors, sweet dark caramel and medium bitterness. Heavy, softly carbonated, full bodied and quite good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DSG (5731) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 25, 2013
Bottle shared at a tasting at the Beer & Beyond shop. Thanks Alex420 for this bottle! Opaque black with a bit of light brown foam. Burnt aroma of chocolate, roastiness and soy sauce. Very sweet flavor with lots of chocolate and a burnt and slightly bitter finish. Full-bodied, silky mouthfeel. A good sweet Imperial Stout.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (8276) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 22, 2013
Bottle share at Ma Che, Roma, 09/02/13, big thanks to Luca (Mortlach). Pitch black with a thin tan head that departs edgeward. Nose is dark malts, liqourice, molasses, dark toffee, chocolate. Taste comprises dark roast malt, molasses, light smoke, dark chocolate, soy sauce, booze. Full bodied, thick and viscous, fine carbonation, sweet and roasted finish. A more than decent RIS - perhaps a little too boozey for my liking but well balanced for a 14% jobbie!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (34741) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 20, 2013

Bottle 500ml.

[ Trade by Mortlach ]. [ Bottle # 606/1650 ]. Dark black colour with a average to large, open and frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light brown head. Aroma is heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, bourbon, vanilla, licroce (lakrids konfekt). Flavour is heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, chocolate, vanilla, dark chocolate, sweet. Body is medium to full, texture is oily - creamy and smooth, carbonation is soft, finish feel is moderate alcoholic. [20121230]


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