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Williams Brothers Profanity Stout

Brewed by Williams Brothers (Heather Ales)
Style: Imperial Stout
Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland
Serve in Snifter


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RATINGS: 309   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Profanity Stout is the first in the Williams Bros ’chapeau’ series, in which we celebrate the skills of amateur brewers whose beers we think are exceptoinal and should be made available to a wider audience. With Profanity Stout we doff our caps to Peter and Craig, the ’Balls to the Wall’ brewing duo, who developed this recipe as students on the brewing course at Edinburgh’s Heriot Watt University. The beer is a blend of rich coffee and intensely fruity hop aromas on a base of full velvety malty mouthfeel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (9303) - Tel Aviv, - OCT 22, 2015
Bottle sample at Ariel’s farewell tasting at Max’s place. Thanks troubles. Dark brown to black. Aroma of chocolate, caramel, roast, toast, nuts. Sweetish flavor with roast, chocolate, nuts, a bit of caramel, and a bitterish finish. Medium-bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tide (2438) - Espoo, FINLAND - SEP 6, 2015
Bottle from Alko. Black color, beige head. Bitter taste with espresso, roasted malts, hops, dark fruits and a bit of chocolate. Bitter finish with espresso, roasted malts, hops and a bit of smoke. Excellent stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dermi (891) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 4, 2015
33 cl, bottled. Pours black with a decent beige head. Aroma: Strong roasted malt, alcohol, hints of fruits. Taste; Medium+ sweet, intense roasted malt flavour, hard to get some fruitiness. Popcorn, ash. Palate: Medium-full body, average carbonation. Lots of licorice and some alcohol flavour and strong bitterness in aftertaste. Some hints of banana. Good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
drmet (508) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - AUG 14, 2015
L: -pours the darkest of brown with a medium to big,creamy,light brown head S: -chocolate,slight coffee,oats,zesty,nutty T: -chocolate,coffee,toa sweetness,grapefruit,orange zest F: -light to medium body -low to medium carbonation O: This was very fruity,i’d almost put it as a Black IPA. Good overall

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hikeg (137) - - AUG 3, 2015
Pours reddish dark brown with small light brown diminishing head. Aroma is malty, coffee, milk chocolate, red wine, citrus. Flavor is dry, bitter finish. Body is medium, palate is watery to oily, carbonation is lively.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Russo (1936) - Hemhofen, Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - JUL 19, 2015
Dark brown color with an off-white head that last for a couple of minutes. Aroma is roasted malts, coffee, chocolate and hints of dark fruits. Falvor Is like aroma with some more intense bitterness. Low carbonation and medium to full body with a roasted bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pyrmir (4688) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUN 26, 2015
330 ml bottle at Orvars. Black with mocca head. Aroma hoppy, roasted, a bit burnt, liquorice and light chocolate. Taste is similar, medium sweet, hoppy with liquorice and coffee. Finish has some chocolate

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pastymc (34) - Niscemi, ITALY - JUN 1, 2015
Bottiglia da 33 cl Molto scura, con leggeri riflessi ambrati; poca schiuma, color nocciola, volatile. Al naso il malto tostato è dominante, con sfumature di caffè, frutta secca, leggero alcool, caramello e un finale resinoso e fruttato. In bocca entra morbidissima, note di cappuccino, nocciola, frutta scura; l’amaro finale rende il tutto molto equilibrato. Bassa carbonazione, corpo medio. Ottimo equilibrio e buona struttura, di piacevole beva, anche se non molto lunga e complessa.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ken1 (1436) - DENMARK - MAY 22, 2015
Aroma: Fruits and berries with chocolate. Flavour: Sweet fruits and berries with notes of chocolate and slight caramel. Colour: Dark reddish brown whith an offwhite head.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cool_Bond (2079) - KUNG_AV_OL @ Instagram, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2015
Caramel and toffee on the nose. The taste is malty, dark malt and sweetness. Good bitterness that fills the mouth for a long time. Good and very dark malty. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.

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