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RATINGS: 75   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Our abrasive bear wants to go on record stating that G.F.Y. does NOT stand for Good for You. Heís back with a more intense version than the original, and heís not backing down. This Imperial Stout will continue to attack your palate and assault your taste buds, but now with a bigger punch. If you still donít know what G.F.Y. means than you can really... G.F.Y


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4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Sammy (8846) - Toronto, Ontario, - JUN 29, 2013
Bold stout, well hopped. Great stuff. Nuf said. Black, above average mouthfeel. Addictive drinkability.


4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
andyhwcinc (1491) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 22, 2014
Purchased at West Lakeview Liquors in Chicago, IL; enjoyed at home on a rare open Saturday night. Appearance is thick pitch black with a nice moderate tan head. Aroma is rather complex, nice notes of coffee, rich chocolate, licorice, hazelnut, lactose, smoke, really nice. Taste is very good, like a boozy chocolate brownie, huge chocolate and lactose flavor with smokey notes, light licorice, just really well done. One of my new favorite Chicago breweries.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ibrubeer (136) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Bomber from Archer Liquors, Chicago. Aroma is a little sweet, bit of molasses and licorice. Jet black color, with dark tan head and very little lacing. Little sweetness, and medium bitterness. Full bodied. Overall, a very good imperial stout.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AWISLguy (1374) - Wisconsin, USA - NOV 1, 2014
Bomber from Puerto Rico Food & Wine, batch 139. Pours black with a brown head leaving some spotty lacing. Aroma has roast and chocolate and caramel. Some lactose and light molasses show through later in the glass. Taste is of sweet caramel, simple sugar, bakers chocolate, some espresso, a touch of nut and a touch of lactose. Medium to full bodied, with some alcohol. Finishes quite balanced with a lot of bitterness and a lot of sweetness. This might be a bit raw yet - and some age may mellow out the cane sugar presence that kicks in on occasion. Overall, pretty solid and tasty. 14.4

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
anthony850 (277) - Andover, New Jersey, USA - JUL 21, 2014
Great full flavor with just the right amount of alc. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nickls (1879) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 29, 2014
Bottle. Jet black with a khaki head. Citrus hops and burlap, smoke and chocolate roasty aromas. Flavor is similar but brings in some figs, smokey, toast and chocolate, medium to heavier velvety body.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Damico (2646) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 1, 2014
Pours thick dark murky brownish black with some yeast sediment for sure. Aroma is delicious bringing smoky coffee, rich dark roasted liqueur-like malts, and dark chocolate brownie. Flavor is rich as well, but not as clean as the aroma, bringing roasted chocolate malts big on the palate settling with some sweet malts of the same flavor.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jjgmd (1491) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - MAR 24, 2014
Bomber via Archer Liquors , Chicago Illinois, pours a dark black pour with a nice java head. Nose is malt, chocolate, black licorice and some , mild alcohol. Taste is bitter sweet chocolate, coffee, espresso and malty. Finish is dry and sweet with a mild lingering. Another winner from Spiteful, gotta love Mister Bear ( on the bottle ), would love to put the bottle in front of a few faces. Take that . Quaff Score 8 / 10

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
zgaier (1442) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - MAR 24, 2014
Love the bottle. Pours black with a brown head and strong aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, and liquorice. Taste is burnt, nice deep chocolate, roasted malt, liquorice, and alcohol with a warming, burnt finish. Delicious stout

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
joeneugs (3416) - Livermore, California, USA - MAR 23, 2014
22 oz. bottle. It pours a dark brown/black color with a brown head. The aroma is nice with chocolate fudge, graham cracker, light notes of coffee and nuts. The flavor is thick and creamy with huge dirty roasted malt and dark chocolate, some graham cracker before an ashy finish. Pretty sweet and full bodied, and serves as a nice sipper for an evening. Seems stronger than 8%. Pretty good stuff.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jgb9348 (4812) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - JAN 9, 2014
Ridiculously deep dark brown coloured body with a large, four centimetre tall deep brown head. A touch of violet gets through at the bottom and is about 90% opaque. Aroma of strong roasted malt, raisins, figs, prunes, vanilla, coffee and chocolate - nice aromas. Medium to Full-bodied; Dense roasted malt flavours with vanilla and oak the strongest tastes, coupled with some milk and brown sugar and finishing with molasses - this is quite strong. Aftertaste is perhaps a bit of a downer with some offensive bitterness from earthy malt, chocolate and a hint of yeast noticeable. Overall, a decent stout, on the border of an imperial stout and also a sweet stout - not great, but nice to sample, especially since this isnít a common beer for me to see. I sampled this 65 cL bottle purchased from Binnyís (South Loop) in Chicago, Illinois on 21-August-2013 for US$8.99 sampled at home in Washington on 09-January-2014. Batch #20


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