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RATINGS: 222   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Limited to 2009 bottles. A porter, to which rapadou (Carribean unrefined cane sugar from Haiti) was added (but not caramelized rapadou as in the Rapadou Porter) and aged for two months in Virginia Gentleman bourbon barrels. It is a complex porter, to which the flavors of vanilla and a little bourbon have been added as a result of the aging process.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 14, 2010
22 fl oz bottle. Pours dark brown to black with a small, dense, creamy and tan head. Aroma is roasted dark malty and slight vanilla. Caramelish. Lingering dark malty and smooth bourbon fruity. Warming finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (29287) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 18, 2010
Bottled. A black beer with a brown head. The aroma has notes of alcohol, prunes, and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, prunes, and over ripe fruits, leading to a dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 20, 2010
Bottle 65 cl. Courtesy of nicolascage. Black and opaque with a small off-white head. Sweet vanilla and licorice allsorts. Quite full-bodied, sweetish hard roasted malt, sweet vanilla with a very subdued bitterness. 141210

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (20742) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 15, 2010
Bottle. Black coloured with a medium sized beige head. Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel, liquorice, oak and vanilla. Sweet and roasted flavour of liquorice, oak, hops, berries and vanilla. Sweet and roasted finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
madmitch76 (15073) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2012
16th November 2009
Opaque black beer. Light chocolate coloured head. Some woody chocolate on the nose. Semi soft dry palate. Rich sweet dark malt packed with woody and bourbon sweetness. Dark chocolate and a tiny bit of hop bitterness at the end. Lovely barrel aged Porter.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (13392) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 18, 2010
Bottle (#0546 of 2009) at ØLbaren - thanks to ??? Clear dark dark brown - offwhite head. Bourbon, licorice, fruity, high malty, sweetness, coconut, vanilla, dried fruits, lakrids konfekt, coffee, chocolate. Nice.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bu11zeye (11942) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - SEP 30, 2009
UPDATED: DEC 31, 2009 ( 22oz bottles, multiple samples of the 2009 vintage ) Pours a dark brown (near black) body with a tall tan head. Aroma of vanilla, roasted malt, chocolate, toasted coconut, grapefruit, anise, marshmallow, caramel, and bourbon. Flavor of roasted malt, caramel, vanilla, bourbon, chocolate, some raisins, oak, and toffee.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Travlr (11825) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 23, 2012
Bottle. Hazy brown color, small tan head. Aroma of boozy vanilla. Taste is boozy chocolate.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11533) - Washington DC, USA - APR 20, 2010
Draft. Lovely beige head atop dark brown body. Aroma is moderately sweet, Bourbon, some bittersweet chocolate. Taste is moderately sweet, Bourbon, some caramel, bittersweet chocolate, light alcohol burn. Medium body, light acidity.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcwattsrugger (11083) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - SEP 20, 2009
UPDATED: NOV 1, 2010 @Richmond Gathering 9-22oz bottle courtesy dkachur & maniac-pours a thin light brown head and black color. Aroma is wood, dark malt-molasses/roasty. Taste is wood/bourbon, dark malt-molasses/roasty, earthy/acidic hops. 100830-22oz bottle-pours a light brown head and black color. Aroma is bourbon/vanilla/boozy, dark malt. Taste is vanilla/bourbon/boozy, dark malt-rich/dark chocolate, secondary earthy hops. 3.6


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