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RATINGS: 343   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.02   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Imperial Oatmeal Porter brewed with coffee beans and aged in bourbon barrels

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
budznsudz (571) - Audubon, New Jersey, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Pours dark with a whisp of tan head. Aroma of black coffee, vanilla beans, and roast. Taste of fresh brewed coffee, vanilla, oatmeal, and just the right amount of barrel. Good brew.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
artmcd8 (1780) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 21, 2014
Bottle shared thanks to beerman6686. Nice to break up the barleywines with this one. Pours a dark brown with a slight tan head. Aroma is huge black coffee. None of that green pepper stuff. Taste is slightly sweet up front but finishes on the dry side and bitter. Not a ton of barrel spirits come past the coffee even with the 60% blend.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leveejr (109) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 20, 2014
Great smelling beer with a wonderful coffee, chocolate and slight bourbon taste. Only complaint is that it poured completely flat and gave it a weird mouthfeel. Otherwise great beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
crossovert (7866) - Illinois, USA - MAY 20, 2014
draft. An imperial porter that really retains its coffee characterl despite the barrel aging.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brystmar (1289) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 15, 2014
Dark brown body spews handsome tan head. Decadent chocolate & roasty aroma bleeds onto the palate. Barrels massage the overall profile just enough to introduce themselves without stealing the spotlight. Creamy oatmeal body pairs nicely.

Quite impressive overall. Dare I say I prefer this to Breakfast Stout?!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
shaverandrew15 (7) - Minnesota, USA - MAY 14, 2014 does not count
Aroma of coffee and a little smoke. Small dark tan head. Great complexity of chocolate coffee and bourbon. Medium mouthfeel. Amazing beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nsanders (565) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - MAY 9, 2014
Bottle. Deep brown with a tan ring. Vanilla, oatmeal, roasted malt, bourbon and oak. Taste is malty sweet with an alcohol aftertaste. Body is heavier with an oily feel

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
kkleu357 (358) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 9, 2014
Poured from a bottle. I wish they would go to pop top caps. Dark medium viscosity body. Huge coffee aroma. I thought the taste was a little mild, but very drinkable. Then I realized it was a porter not a stout so the heavy roasted sweetness missing is normal. Pretty good. Could really l easily drink a lot of this.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
AWISLguy (1418) - Wisconsin, USA - MAY 8, 2014
Bottle from Discount in Milwaukee served at fridge temperature - very excited to see this one was re-released after 4-5 years! Pours inky black with a bit of a foamy tan head leaving spots of lace. Aroma has all bakers chocolate, coffee and vanilla. Lovely! Rich and decadent. Taste is of sweet cocoa, bitter espresso, bakers chocolate, some espresso and some vanilla. Medium to full bodied and lovely in the choco/coffee/vanilla blend (2 parts and 2 parts to 1). Finishes with some length, and slightly more sweet than bitter, with the chocolate/vanilla slightly passing the bakers chocolate & espresso components. This is very nice! As a note, a cellar temp version did not impress quite as much. Tyranena SO does porters!! This one is a great option to cellar for a while, but not sure I’ll be able to not drink what is left; going to need to find another 4 pack ....

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BoBoChamp (5759) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAY 5, 2014
36cl, as Tyranena Brewers Gone Wild! ’Devil Over a Barrel’, exclusive American brew, with coffee, thx alot to Koen for bringing this over!, complex Porter, malty/roasted and slightly alcoholic/sweet/woody, yet not too heavy, very balanced, cloudy, small head, very good brew

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