CaskLove54 (10) - - DEC 23, 2019
UPDATED: DEC 23, 2019 Sporo było wypitego piwa swojego czasu. historyczna opinia i ocena z pamięci. guyinchicagojr (11) - USA - DEC 14, 2019
UPDATED: DEC 14, 2019 Got this bottle from a great guy and there is no way to be disappointed with this beer. Soon as the bottle is popped the aroma of maple pours out. Pours black with tan head. Taste of maple and coffee with the bourbon seeping through. Absolutely delicious! NikolasSc7 (1) - - OCT 24, 2019 does not count
UPDATED: OCT 24, 2019 Pretty dry for my taste and much drier than other ones within the same terms of a stout. Literally woody taste and not smoothy as most of the people say! Very overrated, especially for a barrel aged stout! jc1762 (2230) - JAPAN - AUG 5, 2019
UPDATED: AUG 5, 2019 2018 bottle into a taster showing pitch black with no head.
The nose shows intense notes of sweet biscuit, chocolate, cacao, and light bourbon.
The palate is full bodied and lightly carbonated with an oily mouthfeel. Intense dark chocolate forward with a balanced bourbon background. Short finish of maple syrup. LovibondRates30 (12) - - JUL 18, 2019
UPDATED: JUL 18, 2019 Dark amber color, big brown sugar, cranberries, oak, cherries, burnt raisins and brown sugar. Very sweet mouth, but fairly thin. Ok complexity just not mind blowing
nimbleprop (11199) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 6, 2019
UPDATED: JUL 6, 2019 Many, many thanks to @IPhonePhan for this share. Not every day you taste a top 50, let alone a #1. Bottle #866. 12oz bottle is very heavily waxed... but then it pops and wow... the maple nose just plumes out of the bottle. Nose has coffee, malt, blueberry, milk chocolate. Oh yeah... looks like syrup, dark chocolate brown with basically no head but tons of thick, syrupy legs. Flavor has the booze, cognac and dark whiskey, chocolate, coffee and coffee liqueur, the maple is more complimentary than anything. Finishes a bit hot, but really smooth given everything happening. beerspammer (141) - - JUL 4, 2019
UPDATED: JUL 4, 2019 2016 vintage pours thick with a tan head. Aroma of fresh roasted coffee. Viscous mouthfeel with notes of dark chocolate, maple, coffee and light whiskey to finish. Spectacular! radagast83 (10501) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - JUN 7, 2019
UPDATED: JUN 7, 2019 12oz bottle at the DC Spring RB Tasting. Poured a pitch black, motor oil color with a small, wispy brown head. Lots of nice legs on this one. Aroma was a blast, a huge blast of maple. Roasted malts, roasted coffee, vanilla bean. Flavor was similar, nice maple syrup, vanilla and coffee notes. Very warming. Very smooth, not a whole lot of sweetness in this one, which was very nice. So smooth. solidfunk (13178) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 31, 2019
UPDATED: MAY 31, 2019 Amazing catch which all started on a ski hill in Wyoming, thanks to Iphonephan and Clark. Maple and roast. Chocolate and some well integrated oak. Oily pour. Coffee. Bittersweet end. Bottle. LiamHills (2) - - MAY 20, 2019 does not count
UPDATED: MAY 20, 2019 YUCK!
I tried one of these because everyone raves about them on this website, but when I opened mine i think it had gone off! Truly disgusting. Tasted like coffee and wood. Wouldn't be surprised if it actually had coffee and wood in it because to top it all off it WAS BLACK!
Unbelievable they didn't catch this in the production line. Completely ruined my birthday party as I was sick all over myself.