RATINGS: 2623   WEIGHTED AVG: 4/5   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
This is a lacerative muther of a beer. The evil big brother of Arrogant Bastard Ale. It is strongly suggested you stay far, far away from this beer. Those foolish enough to venture close enough to taste will experience a punishingly unforgiving assault on the palate. Course theres always the masochists...
Note: 2007 - 10%, 2008 & 2009 - 10.5%, 2010 - 11.2%, 2011 - 10.5%, 2012 - 11.2%, 2016 - 11%.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Thechasm442 (1001) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 3, 2012
Fresh bomber just released earlier this week from Stone, served in a Duvel tulip. Pours a clear ruby amber with a couple fingers of off white to beige head and nice lacing. Aroma is grapefruit, pine, and orange peel up front. There is also caramel, and pepper. Taste is strong citrus up front. Oranges, pineapple, lemons, and pine. It comes in quick with a strong caramel malt with bread and hints of lemon. Mouthfeel is medium and somewhat chewy and the alcohol is very well hidden. Maybe its so amazing because it is very fresh but even the original arrogant bastard doesnt even hold a candle to this beer. This is amazing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Inbreak (5643) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - MAY 26, 2017
26.05.2017, tap @ Apollon:
Nice light amber slightly fizzy-creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is sweet concentrated grassy, sugar, sap, minerals, grass, caramel malts, leafs, hops, hay, alcohol, moss, citrus peel. Taste is sweet concentrated grassy, leafs, sap, sugar, wet grass, wet hops, minerals, hay, bark, alcohol, "knekk", citrus peel, moss. Longlasting bitterness, slightly dry and harsh grassy mouthfeel. Nice enough.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
TheCametron (2480) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 26, 2017
Bottle at home in front of The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Pours a very attractive deep Red/Amber with a cream coloured head. Quite intense aroma of toffee with perhaps a little pine on the edges. Flavour is extremely in your face. Caramel and booze. First impression is sweet but thaat quickly subsides to bitter. The booze has an immediate warming effect on your chest. A huge beer with a lot going on. Very enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
GlennHendry (422) - OSHAWA, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 25, 2017
Big toffee blast on the nose. Caramel, dark fruit (plum; maybe a bit of figgy pudding too), and more toffee. Piney hops, roasted malts. Excellent sipper.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
eduardovl (1419) - SWITZERLAND - MAY 21, 2017
600ml bottle served in a snifter glass. 2016 Edition. Enjoyed at "Au Coin Mousse - Geneva". Pours a dark and cloudy amber color forming a medium tan head with medium retention and some molasses lacings formed and left in the glass. Strong notes of caramel and oak in the nose. Dark dry fruits, honey, hazelnut, apricot and roasted malts. Grassy hops. Taste is slightly sweet in upfront, becoming quickly roasted and bitter. Strong notes of caramel, dark dry fruits, honey, nuts, roasted malts. String hops bitterness kick. Great bittersweet balance. Heavy body. Medium carbonation. Caramel and grassy hops in the aftertaste. Great drinkability. American classic.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
jakeskia (13) - Kanata, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 16, 2017
A nice complex beer, while strong is easily approachable. Notes of molasses, honey, cereal, raisin, fig compote, apricot, chocolate, hazelnut, coffee and baking spice. Nice and creamy on the palate a true example of one of the best craft brews out of the USA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jyrsa (797) - - MAY 12, 2017
Tap @ MBCC. The 2006 year. Clear copper. Herbs, caramel, malt body. Herbal with loads of caramel, some nuts. Nice structured body with long herbal finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DwarfeD (3382) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - MAY 6, 2017
660ml bottle shared at home. Hazy dark orange with a medium white soapy head. Medium to full body with low to moderate carbonation. Quite some bitterness with subtle fruity sweetness. Pine, malts, caramel, citrus and tropical fruits. Very good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dzudohonor (68) - POLAND - MAY 4, 2017
Bardzo, wręcz agresywnie nachmielone , bardzo słodowe, sporo karmelu, biszkoptowe, rodzynkowe, pomarańcze, żywica, kandyzowane owoce, dochodza lekkie nuty herbaciane, może ziołowe. Piwo bezkompromisowe i potężne.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Evilkniamhel (910) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 29, 2017
On keg at Hanging Bat (27/04/17). Pours clear deep amber red. Nose of madeira, molasses, toffee cake, raisins, cherries, parmaviolets. Taste is boozy, oak, resin, super hoppy, earthy notes, complex, long finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dambor (620) - Berlin, GERMANY - APR 28, 2017
Pours ruby red with medium head. Aroma: caramel aroma nicely counterbalanced with hops. Taste: caramel, dried fruit and lots of hops. Nice.

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