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Thornbridge / S:t Eriks Imperial Raspberry Stout

Brewed by Thornbridge
Style: Imperial Stout
Bakewell, England
Serve in Snifter


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RATINGS: 184   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7/5   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
We all know that drinking beer is a congenital pastime and brewing beer can be just as fraternal. This collaboration between Rob Lovatt of Thornbridge and Jessica Heidrich St. Eriks is testament to the friendship and inspiration that brewing can produce. This Imperial Raspberry Stout pours rich and dark with aromas and tastes of liquorice and chocolate, complimented by the generous infusion of prime Scottish raspberries. Hops: Bramling Cross. For best results serve at 10C.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mario_giri (230) - SWITZERLAND - NOV 12, 2015
Kurze Review von Untappd: Zersch Himbeeri, när Caffè. Ganz speziell, chly süess, när chly suur u de no troch. Merci Sebastian für dä Gutter :)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SimplySike (1246) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 30, 2015
50cl. Bottle.
Pours black with tan head.
Aroma loads of raspberry, chocolate, licorice.
Taste raspberry sour, choclate sweets.
Mouthfeel creamy, dry.
Nice brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
MoritzF (8926) - Ottobrunn, GERMANY - SEP 7, 2015
(bottle, vintage 2013) Dark brown, almost black coloured hue with a beige and firm medium-sized foamy head. Elegant raspberry-fruity aroma with mildly dark and roasty malty notes, balanced by a whiff of liquorice and chocolate. Mildly sour-fruity and slightly bitter flavour, medium to full bodied with a smooth and well-carbonated mouthfeel. Raspberry-laden fruit character with rounded Stout flavours like dark chocolate, liquorice and faint traces of vanilla; long lasting fruity and balanced malty finish with sour and moderately roasty bitter accents, the alcohol is barely detectable. Superb. 19.VIII.15

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewTom (509) - - AUG 29, 2015
Big raspberry nose with a full on raspberry mouthfeel with a roasty bitter finish. One for those who like fruity bitter beers. Rated by BrewTom

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Moebbels (556) - FINLAND - JUL 31, 2015
A perfectly pitch black body with a minimal brown head. The nose has an extremely pronounced and alnost pungent aroma of raspberries that covers everything else. The taste has a rush of raspberry sourness that quickly gives way to a deep, rich and lingering liquorice aftertaste. This is extremely intense with the raspberry and liquorice fighting against each other in perfect balance, exciting!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Torrefacto (1095) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUL 10, 2015
Negro opaco y espuma beis. Aromas intensos de frutos rojos. Cuerpo medio alto con sabor frutos rojos ácidos y final de amargor tostado discreto.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
klm1 (630) - - JUL 7, 2015
UPDATED: OCT 21, 2015 Opaque dark colour with almost no head. Visually low carbonation with slow up rising bubbles. Aroma: Prevails aroma of raspberry. Malty backbone with dark chocolate, cocoa like character, is in second plan. Flavor: hop bitterness is high, also fruity esters and they are well balanced with malts. We can detect notes of cocoa, coffee, etc. But malty backbone is too weak, or better to say is in second plan, namely taste of raspberry is too dominant and too exaggerated. Body is medium, texture is smooth, carbonation is medium.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Melker (244) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 6, 2015
Intense aroma of raspberries, there’s not much more, some roasted flavours as well. Dry and tart, slightly bitter. Thin mouthfeel. Interesting beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
vjohans (561) - SWEDEN - JUN 27, 2015
50 clmbottle. coffee, herbs, raspberries, hazy black, tanned/Brown head, Light body. Medium sweet, medium sour

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
scirtes (232) - POLAND - JUN 23, 2015
Bottle, bb 31.01.16. Pours almost black, with beige head and nice lacing. Aroma is dominated by raspberry, notes of roasted malts and hints of sweetness. Something like dark chocolate pralines with raspberries. Taste is again full of berries, with nice roasted, medium bitter background. Raspberries added some sourness to the beer what made it relatively drinkable. Seems to be medium bodied. Worth trying.

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