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RATINGS: 231   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.94   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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"This is our Coffeehouse Stout amped up to 8% abv and aged for a couple of months in Virginia Gentleman Reserve Bourbon Barrels. Another unique AleWerks beer which blends the rich, coffee-milk stout flavors with those of vanilla and bourbon."


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Iphonephan (4300) - McLean, Virginia, USA - DEC 22, 2012
UPDATED: DEC 23, 2012 From a 22 oz bottle shared at home. Pours black with a tan head. Toasted malt aroma. Big full flavors of oak, vanilla, chocolate and coffee. Really nice stout.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
scooter520 (185) - - DEC 22, 2012
Bottle. Appearance: black with little mocha head. Aroma: big coffee and dark chocolate, mild bourbon, sweet syrup. Taste: coffee and dark chocolate with bourbon and oak coming in middle and sweet and bitter coffee finish. Mouthfeel: slick and thick with low carbonation. Overall: this is pretty awesome with nice bourbon and barrel flavors but not super strong. Great chocolate and coffee 'stoutness'. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
markwise (4664) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - DEC 15, 2012
22oz bottle courtesy of jcwattsrugger. Cheers, John! Pours a hazy porter brown with a tan head. Nose is bourbon, vanilla, marshmallow, coffee, coconut, and chocolate syrup. Flavor is similar- chocolate, marshmallow, light booze, vanilla, and bourbon. Medium in body and very nice overall.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - DEC 13, 2012
Botella. Deep dark brown colour, brown small head. Lots of chocolate, coffee, vanilla and roasted malt in the sweet aroma. Good mouthfeel indeed. Lots of chocolate, coffee and roasted malt in the flavour, vanilla too. Quite sweet. Good bitterness.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Huhzubendah (2944) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 7, 2012
Bottle split with mdfb79. Thanks Dan. The beer is near black with a thick beige cap that leaves some decent lacing on the glass. The aroma brings a heavy dose of coffee, followed by chocolate, vanilla, light booze. I am a regular coffee drinker, and certainly appreciate a nice coffee aroma in an imperial stout. Nice flavor. Relatively sweet, with a pronounced milk presence. Almost sugary like chocolate milk. As in the aroma, coffee plays a major role, while the bourbon presence is subdued. Vanilla and coffee for the most part. I never found the sweetness to be cloying, and had no trouble with my half of the bomber. Medium bodied with appropriate carbonation. Fairly sweet, with prominent coffee throughout. Though the abv isn’t particularly high for a bourbon barrel stout, it is disguised gracefully here. Overall, I enjoyed this and would definitely have it again. Recommended. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 01-18-2012

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Theis (14306) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 25, 2012
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Black - brown head. Coffee, smoke, sweetness, fruity notes, nice fresh espresso, vanilla, sharp notes, wooden tartness, fullbodied. Nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (23359) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2012
Bottle at Papsø. Pitch black coloured with a medium sized beige head. Roasted aroma of coffee, pepper and chalk. Sweet and roasted flavour of coffee, caramel and dark chocolate. Sweet and roasted finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (30234) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2012
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a dark brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, alcohol, and coffee. The flavor is sweet with notes of alcohol, coffee, vanilla, and roasted malt, leading to a dry roasted and coffee finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madsberg (10683) - Søborg, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2012
Bottled. Dark brown almost black coloured. Dense beige head. Aroma: Roast, cocoa, caramel, spice, vanilla, bourbon. Flavour. Cocoa, herbs, roast, caramel, liqourice, vanilla. Medium to full bodied. Ends roasted bitter.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Papsoe (25074) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2012
Bottle 65 cl. Courtesy of Elwood. Pours an opaque pitch black with a small light brown head. Both coffee and Bourbon comes through nicely in the nose. Rich and filling body, lowish carbonation. Sweet roast, quite some molasses and cocoa with the vanillaish Bourbon notes rounding things off perfectly. No real bitterness. Lovely. 221112


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