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RATINGS: 572   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 258   ABV: 8.6%
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Imperial stout brewed with pumpkins Warlock is brewed to enchant your palate on its own and also to counterpoint our Imperial Ale, Pumking. Make your own black magic by carefully pouring this Imperial Stout into a goblet.

Dark and mysterious, the Blackwater Series is serious about high gravity. Reanimate your senses with Warlock’s huge roasted malt character, moderate carbonation and spicy pumpkin pie aroma.


2.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Ernesto987 (4457) - Arizona, USA - FEB 8, 2015
oof this is crap, overwhelming fake pumpkin spice flavors, and some fake pumpkin flavors, nothing else, crap

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BiiruBierBeer (500) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - FEB 6, 2015
Awesome pumpkin bread smell. Taste is pumpkin and malt. Medium body and medium carbonation with some foam.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tderoeck (5883) - Gent, BELGIUM - FEB 6, 2015
23/I/15 - 1Pt. 6Fl. Oz. bottle @ "I need to get rid of my Belgian ticks" tasting - BB: n/a (2015-90) Thanks to 77ships for sharing the bottle!

Clear dark purple brown beer, small creamy beige head, unstable, dissipates immediately. MF: dried fruits, caramel, lots of chocolate, vanilla, sweet touch, bit sugary, some pumpkin aroma, bit spicy. MF: ok carbon, medium to full body. Taste: pumpkin spices, cloves, cinnamon, lots of chocolate, sourish touch. Aftertaste: spicy, dark chocolate, pumpkin spices, little bitter.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
tykechandler (343) - Kentucky, USA - FEB 1, 2015
Это пиво вкусное. я, конечно, рекомен& его всем, что любит хорошую Craft пива!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
llcooldave (1161) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - JAN 31, 2015
Black in the glass. Aroma of egg nog and spice with a hint of cocoa. Creamy spicy flavor. Overall, a really nice brew...

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Alengrin (3029) - BELGIUM - JAN 28, 2015
Sampled with tderoeck, 77ships and Benzai. Basically a fruit stout, albeit with pumpkin instead of the usual sweet fruits. Dense and stable, light beige head, colour very dark bronze, near to black. Aroma strongly reminiscent of cloves like any American pumpkin ale, chocolate, liquorice, coffee, rice pudding, vanilla; rich taste of fruity sweetness, tangy spiciness and caramelly and chocolatey malts, full but still less ’fat’ and oily than expected from the style, with gentle roasted bitterishness in the finish as well as spicy yeastiness and peppery hops accent. Interesting and very tasty.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
77ships (5089) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JAN 24, 2015
750 ml. bottle. +/- 1/4 th consumed @ “Tim needs to get rid of his ticks” Tasting. Enjoyed together with tderoeck, Benzai & Alengrin. Obtained in a trade with AdamJackson. Pours dark blackish brown, little tanned head. Nose is butter squash, sweet potato, cinnamon, nutmeg, plenty of rice porridge & soy butter, incredible. Taste is rice porridge, nutmeg cacao butter, butter squash, soy butter, cinnamon, sweet, pie crust,…. Awesome, if only it were thicker, (feels a bit thin), I would have given this 4.9. This is even better than Pumking. If this were local, I would drink so much of this.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Benzai (9800) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JAN 23, 2015
Sampled from bottle @ Tim needs to get rid of his ticks tasting. Dark red-brown color. Aroma reminds me of "speculaas". Taste "speculaas", herbs or spices, a hint of sweet and some bitter, dough, cookie. Don’t like it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Aurelius (4603) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JAN 20, 2015
Pumpkin spice aroma. Bomber with a bad label. Deep, clear ruby black, not much head. Dry, for the most part. Allspice, dark malts, spice bitterness. Pastry tones at times. Slightly heavy body. Sampled a few mediocre brews tonight and this didn’t break the pattern. ABC Liquors, Betton.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
WABeerFiend (306) - - JAN 18, 2015
Bottled on 10.11.13. Poured from a bomber into a tulip on 09.05.14. A: Pumpkin pie with the crust and all. Brown sugar, cinnamon, and nutmeg. A: 2 finger tan head. Midnight black body with some red at the bottom of the glass. T: Pumpkin pie dominates. Chocolate as a base and a slightly woody back end are subtle. P: Creamy. O: This was very much like Pumking, but a bit heavier in the mouth.


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