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Brewed by Slottskällans Bryggeri
Style: Imperial Stout
Uppsala, Sweden
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 90   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Aged on bourbon barrels.

Barrel Aged Imperial Stout 2012 är en imperial stout – det vill säga ett opastöriserat, överjäst och mycket mörkt öl av gammaldags brittisk typ – som lagrats på bourbonfat. Den präglas av stor kryddighet där smak och doft av vanilj, torkad frukt, kaffe och kakao balanseras av en lätt bränd sötma och humlens aromer. Tydliga drag av ek och bourbon ackompanjerar de övriga smakerna till fulländning.

Klassifikation: Fatlagrad imperial stout

Användning: Slottskällans Barrel Aged Imperial Stout 2012 är en öl som långsamt kan avnjutas i små klunkar i till exempel ett konjaksglas, antingen som den är eller eller tillsammans med ostar, nötter eller blandade, inte allt för starka salamisorter. Ett annat lysande komplement till den här ölen är choklad eller en god vanlijglass.

Innehåll: Fyra sorters malt: pilner-, choklad- och svartmalt samt ljus karamellmalt.
Tre sorters humle: Northen brewer, Fuggle och East kent golding.

Alkoholhalt: 11 %

Artikelnummer hos Systembolaget: 891151-03


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
stefannilssons (1543) - SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2013
Det första som slår mig är att kroppen är lite tunn, för att vara en imp. stout, och att den upplevs som lite för kolsyrad. Men annars är det en trevlig sak med mycket smak av krydda, rostade toner och fruktighet. Slutsats: bra öl med lite skavanker.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jolo (1001) - Uppsala, Sweden, SOUTH AFRICA - JAN 15, 2013
Bottle. A black colour with a small brown head. An aroma of licorice, chocolate, coffee, roasted malt and alcohol. The taste is medium sweet and medium bitter. A full body, oily and creamy texture, soft carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (14431) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 13, 2013
Bottle at the ChrisO Holiday Tasting, London - thanks to Ronny. Pours dark brown with a small, tan foam head. Dark bready malt nose. Big sweet flavor with light alcohol, mellow cocoa, faint roast. Full bodied with fine carbonation. Fairly hot on the finish, with more dark bread, light spice, cocoa, booze, burnt wood. Pretty rich, and somewhat hot. Decent.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (12925) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 6, 2013
Bottle at ChrisO tasting, thanks to Ronny, 30/12/12. Extremely dark mahogony brown with a thin tan head that escapes edgeward. Nose is dark fruits, booze, spice, wood. Taste comprises dark fruit, chocolate, rich and complex, wood, booze, pinch of spice. Full bodied with soft carbonation leading to a boozey finish. Decent enough.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (15319) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2012
Bottle at Chriso New Year 2012/13. Black beer lasting beige head. its an ok impy stout. simple but fine.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Juseq (158) - FINLAND - DEC 22, 2012
Draught. Pours black with a beige head. Roasty and malty aroma. Nice and smooth mouthfeel, a bit oily. Taste is malty, roasty and has licorice. Some sweetness on taste, vanilla and blueberry. Aftertaste has bourbon taste and is even a bit leathery.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
adnielsen (10138) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - DEC 20, 2012
Bottle @ home, courtesy of Swedish friends. Thanks Alex and Thomas! Pours a black appearance with a nice sized brown head. A bit tangy fruity, plum, raisin, fig, big anise, roasty malty aroma. Kind of bitter and strangely cloying syrupy sugary, dark chocolate, light vanilla, big raisin/dark grape/anise flavor. I really didn’t get any bourbon in this. Pretty similar to the non-barrel aged version.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pyrmir (4281) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - NOV 25, 2012
UPDATED: MAY 14, 2014 330 ml bottle, vintage 2012. Pours almost black, little or no head. Aroma fruity, sweet, burnt, round and powerful notes of wood. Tastes woody, malty and quite burnt. Round and nice flavor from the barrel conditioning

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tkrjukoff (4205) - SWEDEN - NOV 18, 2012
Tap @ 3 små rum. Pours black brown with a good tanned head leaving laces. Aroma is fruity roasted a bit sweet some raisins and vanilla malty. Flavor is not quite what I had expected, thin body not too much roasted at all fruity some vanilla but that’s all I could spot of the barrel. Finishes bitter sweet and fruity.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VastActiv (4002) - Oulu, FINLAND - NOV 17, 2012
Draught at Kaisla, Helsinki. Colour is almost black with brownish head. Aromas and flavours are alcohol, chocolate and licorice. Quite carbonated for a imperial stout.


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