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RATINGS: 141   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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Imperial Zombie Killer. Apple honey wine with cherries added, aged in rye whiskey barrels.

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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SG111 (1656) - New York, USA - FEB 27, 2017
UPDATED: FEB 27, 2017 Bottled at Clubhouse BFD event Pours Rose color. Aroma is lots of sweet sticky cherry. Flavor is sweet sprite, cough syrup, cherry. It?s fine if you dig sweet drinks. Not for me.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ffaoe (727) - Moorestown, New Jersey, USA - FEB 6, 2017
aromas of cider, faint cherry and oak. peach and clear in color. light carbonation. nice cider and honey flavors. lighter notes of cherry and oak.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gephross100 (795) - Bellaire, Texas, USA - DEC 4, 2016
Bottle thanks to Chad. Pours orangish pink color. Larger whiskey character from the nose than barrel character. Much hotter compared to its WBA variant. The rye barrel hides more of the cherry than whiskey did.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vyvvy (6316) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - NOV 10, 2016
Pours clear reddish gold. The aroma has richness, mild cherry and some of the whiskey comes through. It has a full slick Rick boy with a hint of prickly carbonation. The taste has a lot of whiskey, but that is offset by sweetness and spice and there is a hint of cherry. It has a pleasant warming effect. Really good.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rudzud (44) - Cherry Valley, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 26, 2016
Received in a trade. Shared with JLindros. Poured into a Kate the Great tulip a nice clear light ruby hue. Aromas of a fair amount of rather mediocre rye whiskey, the cherries taste cloy. Taste is similar to the nose, the rye is rather mediocre, the cherry is really cough syrup forward. Mouthfeel is a bit thin and sticky

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ilovedarkbeer (2733) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - JUN 7, 2016
Pours a reddish pink color with a small foamy head that dissipates. Notes of vanilla, faint whiskey, dried cherries, and white wine. Slightly tannic. Subtle but good and not overly sweet.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
biggsbowler (618) - Port St. Lucie, Florida, USA - AUG 6, 2015
Bottle - This is boozy one. Pours opaque pinkish/yellow. Nose is sweet, honey, slight cherry, oaky, rye, apples. Taste is sweet honey, apples, and light cherry finish. A good amount of alcohol here. It would be hard to drink a lot of this one at 12% abv, because it tastes like a 20%.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
phaleslu (9926) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 13, 2015
500 ml bottle. Cant remember where I bought it. Been meaning to open this one for a while. Pours a clear golden rose color with some legs on the sides and a tiny off-white ring around the edge. The aroma has a nice cherry wine thing going on, with lighter honey, plenty of florals, and some whiskey heat that adds warmth to the nostrils late. Flavor of cherries, honey, sweet white wine, vanilla, oak, and tannins. Medium-bodied, with a sweet, vinous mouthfeel. Man, this one grew on me. I kept bumping up my score.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sebletitje (9912) - Enghien, BELGIUM - JUL 8, 2015
10oz draft @ The Stein & Vine, Brandon. At 20$ a glass I had high hopes for this one, well, the zombies kidna took me by surprise. Couleur orange, lger huileux au verre. Arme offre une version plus fruite que la Zombie Killer. La cerise y est bien dominante avec un effet whisky restant assez en retrait. Palais est doux, mielleux, douceur de cerise accompagne le tout. Le palais reste cependant lgrement actif au niveau effervescence. On retrouve galement un profil modrment cre de la cerise et cette impression de jus de de cerise qui saccentue en fin de bouche. On retrouve, grce aux 12%, un palais plus pais et profitant plus du miel. Reste correcte, mais jattendais nettement mieux de ce traitement en barrique surtout par rapport au prix demand.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
djd07 (13700) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 13, 2015
Bottle thanks to Brian. Pours a clear orange with small white head that diminishes to nothing. The aroma is strong apple juice, wine, honey. Thin mouth, jammy apple, honey, light booze, very good.


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