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Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Imperial Stout
Copenhagen N, Denmark
Serve in Snifter


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RATINGS: 160   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.92   EST. CALORIES: 369   ABV: 12.3%
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Dark fat smooth imperial stout brewed with Chipotle, Ancho and Guajillo chillies, that adds a smokyness and a bit of acidic spicyness to the big impy stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Plovmand (6480) - Helsinge, DENMARK - JUN 5, 2014
Bottle. Pours jet black with a creamy beige head. The aroma is smoked and roasted malt with ashy and light cocoa notes. The flavor is sweet roasted with a great chili kick that is great balanced. Not too vague not too burning and overpowered. Chocolate and light cream. Thick texture. Awesome! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Niller (672) - Hammel, DENMARK - JUN 11, 2014
Tap@Fermentoren, rhus. Pours pitch black with a light brown head. Sweet fravor of roasted malta, chocolate, caramel, chili notes, dark fruits. Oily texture. Nice smooth finish. Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mattyhennessy (311) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - JUN 11, 2014
Tap at Slowbeer. Pours jet black with a small tan had that fades to lacing that lasts. Slight chilli aroma, dark fruits with a big malt aroma. Very oily texture. Has a creamy chocolate taste rounded out with a slight chilli hit. The abv is very well hidden. Some slight flavours of vanilla and expresso. An excellent brew

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Vells (669) - LATVIA - JUL 22, 2014
Huge brew! Quite intense maltiness, feels moderate to heavy roasted, intense dark choco, cocoa with awesome touch of chilies, licorice, vanilla. Balance is perfect! Some wood and smoked notes. Pleasantly warming finish. Quite intense sweet with moderate bitterness. Smooth and very enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
slowrunner77 (1550) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 5, 2014
"Well made imperial stout that I had a hard time believing was over 12%. Big rosted malt notes and bitter coffee and some chocolate, but the roast is king. Very smooth at any strength. Light bite from the chillies. If there is a fault, its that the peppers are not as pronounced as I hoped, but damn this was still a great beer."

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Borup (5872) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUN 9, 2013
Sample at CBC 2013. Black with a beige head. Aroma and flavour of roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, vanilla, spice and oak.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
StoutHead (634) - DENMARK - JUN 26, 2013
375ml. bottle. Pours completely black with a one-finger light brown head. Aroma of roasted malt, hints of chocolate and licorice. Taste of roasted malt, chocolate with licorice, chilies and smoke in the finish, and a hint of vanilla. All that considered I dont actually think its super complex - but I DO think its VERY good. Full bodied. The chili is very balanced and this is, overall, a very good imperial stout. Love it.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
k0mpsa (1139) - Jrvenp, FINLAND - JUL 19, 2013
Bottle from drink shop, tallinn. Black color with nice large brown head. Aroma is licorice, coffee, smoky, some alcohol and something weird (chilis?). Thick mouthfeel, smoke, some alcohol at the end, roasty, licorice, coffee. Nicely different than many other imperial stouts

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Svesse (6137) - Hsselby, SWEDEN - AUG 8, 2013
(Draught at Mikkeller & Friends, Copenhagen, 12 July 2013) Black colour with creamy, beige head. Roasted, malty nose with notes of black coffee, chocolate, liquorice and touch of smoke. Malty, roasted taste with espresso, dark chocolate, liquorice, asphalt and a generous coffee bitterness coming through in a finish with balanced hints of alcohol. A touch of chilli emerging after a while. Full body with a thick and oily mouthfeel, fairly sweet. Fairly well balanced for what it is. Very tasty. Excellent beer!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DutchDrebus (4003) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - AUG 13, 2013
Bottle @ benzai. Pitch black colour with a medium to big dense, creamy, long lasting dark brown head. Instant 5 points. Smells roasted malts, chocolate, sweet, cocoa, some iron, some liquorice. Tastes roasted malts, cocoa, slightly bourbon, sweet, some coffee, some iron. Full body, oily texture, soft carbo. Too bad about the iron.

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