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RATINGS: 1021   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.09/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Few times in the history of craft beer it has happened that a highly praised beer rises beyond mortal stardom into a higher godly league. Usually the recipe to make such heavenly drops is thick fudge-like body, pitch black color, amazingly overwhelming aromas of chocolate, coffee, dark fruits and muscovado sugar, obviously only made in limited amounts and most crucial of all – it must taste rare!

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Beerhunter111 (23757) - Beerland, GERMANY - NOV 25, 2017
Bottle at a Tasting. A black beer with a small tan head. Aroma of intense dark brown malt, liqourice, riped red fruits. Taste of dark mild roasted malt, liqourice, chocolate, red fruits, caramel, nice.

4.1
davidezdonz (641) - Hong Kong, HONG KONG - NOV 24, 2017
A 22 fl. oz. bomber with no clear bottled on or best before date. Poured into a snifter. It was a deep slick motor oil black with not much head despite an aggressive pour and some sparse spotty lacing. Aromas of roasty dark malts, molasses, chocolate, coffee, dark fruits and a hint of char. Tastes roasty, chocolate, molasses, caramel and coffee. On the back end, at times there is this light lingering smoked honey glazed bacon flavour. Interesting! Creamy, full bodied with low carbonation. Overall a nice sipper for a cool day.

3.8
tapefuzz (953) - Massachusetts, USA - NOV 22, 2017
16oz can. Pours black with a moderate dark tan head. Aroma is caramel, earth, booze, coffee, chocolate, and roast. Taste is caramel, coffee, roast, booze, bittersweet chocolate, light earth, and light licorice. Bitter and alcoholic finish - a little earthy, too. Full body. Soft carbonation. Sticky, thick, creamy mouthfeel. The finish is the only real weak point.

4
puren (1354) - Gdańsk, POLAND - NOV 20, 2017
PREZENTACJA: bardzo ciemno brązowe, piana jest bardzo obfita, brązowa, szybko opada do trwałej warstwy, nie osiada na ściance;
AROMAT: sos sojowy, likier śliwkowy, wędzona śliwka, susz wigilijny;
ODCZUCIE: ciało średnie, ciężkie i oleiste, średnio nasycone, mocno zaklejające, alkohol rozgrzewa delikatnie przełyk;
SMAK: słodkie - rum, rodzynki, gorzka czekolada, karmel, wyraźna kakaowa goryczka; po kilku łykach czekolada zdecydowanie przewodzi;
OGÓLNIE: smaczne piwo, bardzo smaczne; no, może troszkę za słodkie.

4
hitemwitthehein (58) - - NOV 19, 2017
UPDATED: DEC 5, 2017 ABV - 12 .Appearance: Pours jet black, frothy dark brown head. .Aroma: Roasted malt, burnt sugar, milk chocolate, dark fruit, figs, raisins, slight booziness. .Taste: Dark fruit - raisins, plum, fig. Roasted malt, sweet chocolate, alcohol is well hidden. Very tasty. .Mouthfeel: Medium to full body, creamy, sticky, perfect subtle carbonation, very velvety, very enjoyable. .Overall: A- .Bottom Line: Great tasting imperial stout with a high ABV. Alcohol is well hidden, flavors are very pronounced. Palate is excellent, with a long finish. Very impressive beer all around.

4
lokis333 (632) - Bir�ai, LITHUANIA - NOV 19, 2017
UPDATED: NOV 23, 2017 Jet black colour with medium cocoa dark brown foam. Aromas of cocoa, dark chocolate, fudge and thick caramel, slight notes of salted caramel pretzels and lightly smoked meats. Palate, full body smooth creamy and sticky mouthfeel leaving very slightly warming finish. Taste, sweet of light butterscotch and cocoa with cream and Irish liqueur. Overall, nice very nice brew, however, aromas could have been slightly more intense, fairly well-hidden booze really enjoyed unfortunately prior this beer had also 12% imperial stout by Arbor with maple syrup and prefered that one.

4.2
Karstenborg (1172) - Hasselager, DENMARK - NOV 17, 2017
Almost black with a medium head. Aroma is dark chocolate, licorice and vanilla. Taste is roasted malt, coffee and dark chocolate

4.5
OsuStu (290) - - NOV 13, 2017
UPDATED: NOV 13, 2017 16 oz can. Black with a big bubbly brown head. Aroma and flavors of a dark chocolate chip cookie, roasty malts, booze, dark soil, hardwood, and leather. Raisins and other dark dried fruits. Full but soft. Terrific stout.

3.7
jookos (7202) - FINLAND - NOV 10, 2017
Botle. Black. Thick malty, bit dry sugary intense mose. Full bodied, smoth and nice. Roasty, intense, black cocoa, light vanilla? Or something a little brighter. Dark, sippable soft full ris.

4.2
seehaferb23 (287) - - NOV 7, 2017
This a delicious Imperial Stout. We probably rated too high but it it had great coffee & chocolate notes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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