BREWMUSKCLES (2759) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 15, 2017 nelsonbrews (16) - charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAY 22, 2011
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
imperial stout, need i say more??????????????????????????????????????????????
a little thick and it smells smokey and salty and a little nasty. They way we like the meat down there where my fathers people are from. Beer is dark and a little thick with not enough sweetness and a good old kick. alcohol a little wood burn and spice in the froth and a little dark cocoa. trapped (3786) - New York, TURKEY - DEC 14, 2017
Draught @ Malt & Mold. Opaque dark brown with small frothy beige head, rich woodsy mocha aroma with alcohol undertones, medium carbonation, mildly bitter mocha taste with alcohol undertones, thick body, long finish. Nice one. nearbeer (5663) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 2, 2017
Half growler. Ebony with a creamy disc of foam. Mild aroma is vanilla, soy and chocolate. Tastes of cocoa with cream, licorice, blackberry, soy, molasses and charred wood. Medium-heavy bodied with smooth low-medium fizz and a drinkable balance. Oddly interesting brew at times tastes as if it was barrel aged. tia (2228) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - APR 2, 2017
UPDATED: APR 2, 2017 Tap at Station 2. Very dark and thick with almost no head. Smells roasty and ashy. Flavor is slightly sweet and roasty with a fair amount of dryness, but not dry. Travlr (26417) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 19, 2015
Draft. Nearly black color, thick beige head with good retention. Aroma of burnt espresso, licorice. Taste has cocoa, coffee, licorice. Light body. Tasty.
Imaena (2359) - Maputo, MOZAMBIQUE - JUN 14, 2015
Draught. This is a big serious stout with lots of sweetness and a strong finish. This one was aged on Cocoa nibs I believe.
Selante (7) - - OCT 8, 2014 does not count
Pleasant aroma, looks almost like a porter.
Good chocolate & coffee notes, but strong alcohol aftertaste. jackl (8555) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 30, 2013
Keg @ Mellow Mushroom C’ville. The pour’s deep brown with a tiny head. The nose is dark red berry, cocoa, chocolate. Mild funk. The taste is hot boozy. Raisin bread, vanilla, caramel. Medium body. Boozy and a bit underweight. Overall, not a great impy. Butters (4062) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - APR 2, 2013
Sampled at Burger Bach as the last stop of the DB mystery pin crawl. This one was my favorite beer of the night. Dark near black pour, but without much brown head. Layered notes of roast and vanilla were dominant on the flavor, but not much else. Big creamy velvety mouthfeel. It was kinda a one trick pony, but it was exactly what I was in the mood for. Emeister84 (2653) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - FEB 27, 2013
Aromas of roasted coffee, dark chocolate/cocoa, and potting soil. Almost black with bronze highlights, and amoderately fading, khaki head. Dry, roasty, smokey, and bitter. Medium-full bodied with low carbonation, and a smokey and roasty finish.