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RATINGS: 555   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
King of the alley — this Imperial Porter reigns supreme with a mighty 8% Alcohol by Volume and 60 IBUs.Creamy, chocolaty sweet, with hints of coffee and Bing cherry, the Nefarious is wickedly outrageous.


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1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
beerstars (10) - USA - MAR 19, 2011
DRAFT: Smells like cough drops or maybe licorice, creamy head that fades quick. Pours black and thick! Not an easy drinking beer or a beer that would match up with many foods.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
andrepintado (2674) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - AUG 2, 2016
Bomber from brewdog online store. Appearance is dark brown. Head is thin and brown. Taste is medium sweet, medium bitter. Body is thin. Aroma is chocolate, roasted, malt, wood, fruit, bourbon, milk.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
larsga (7251) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 14, 2016
Medium beige head. Opaque black body. Toffee and soy sauce aroma with raisiny chocolatey notes. Sweetish toffee and soy sauce taste with chocolatey notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft, mealy mouthfeel. Dryish alcoholic soy sauce aftertaste with chocolatey spicy notes. It’s OK, but disappointing. (065l bottle, from Fish & Beer, Copenhagen.)

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PorterPounder (7242) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAR 23, 2016
Amarillo, Tx - Party Stop - Georgia St - 22 oz bomber. Pours an inky, pitch black, with a tight khaki colored head. Aroma has some creosote accents, hints of chocolate, a touch of Kahlua. Flavor is full bodied and bold. Pick up some bittersweet baker’s chocolate, some day old black coffee, some light cherry fruity sweetness. Mouthfeel has a pleasant slickness to it. Very enjoyable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MetalNHopHead (1340) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - MAR 1, 2016
Nefarious Ten Pin falls just short of the Big Lebowski in terms of its ability to make bowling temporarily cool. Aroma is roasty. Chocolate and subtle fruit flavors. Body seems a bit light for a beer of this type. Otherwise, a solid brew from SKA.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HuskerTan (1643) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - FEB 28, 2016
Bottle/Fest. A- Malty, bland. A- Dark brown color, dark liquid, beige head. T- Malty, cocoa, boring. P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, malty finish. O- Lack much flavor or aroma. Really pretty boring and it’s my favorite style.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (9946) - Reno, Nevada, USA - FEB 17, 2016
Descrisption is right on - hints of coffee and cherry...also dark roasted malts and chocolate, a hint of lactic quality. Just too light to take seriously as an imperial porter, though. OK.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (4544) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 30, 2015
Bomber from the brewery. Pours rich dark brown with a fizzy, bubbly beige head. Tastes like chocolate, creamy, roasted malt with light smoke, and some roasted coffee. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like dark chocolate, roasted malt with light smoke, and nutty roasted coffee.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sonnycheeba (4956) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 30, 2015
Bottle. Pours deep dark brown. Aroma is heavy milk chocolate, faint roast, some dark fruit and booze notes, and faint earthy hops. Flavor is slick and creamy with heavy chocolate notes, faint dark fruit sweetness, and a dry woody finish. Full body.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KyotoLefty (9127) - Kyoto, JAPAN - DEC 22, 2015
Bottled. Sweet, lager-like nose, smooth, chocolate, berries. Easy drinking with lots of cocoa and some berries. Comes across like a Baltic Porter all the way.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ZacM612 (556) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - NOV 25, 2015
Dark brown, almost black, with a good bit of light beige head. Chocolatey aroma, also some nice roasted malts. Taste is also rich chocolate. Nice smooth feel and finish.


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