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RATINGS: 227   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Imperial Marshmallow Stout brewed with graham crackers, cocoa nibs, & vanilla beans

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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
willisread (2950) - Owensboro, Kentucky, USA - JAN 20, 2017
Bottle from J’s. Pours a deep brown to black with a little bit of foam that dissipates quickly. Big deep milk chocolate nose with some light roasted malt. As it warms some marshmallow comes out. Lots of cacao nib, marshmallow, cream and roasted malt on the palate. Soft mouthfeel with low carbonation. Creamy mouthfeel and sweet, but also some nice roasted cacao bitterness. Light graham, but not much. Tasty.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rouhlas (2946) - GREECE - JAN 16, 2017
355 ml bottle at home, thanks to Glen. Black color with brown head. Roasted malty aroma, caramel, chocolate, cocoa, light coffee, vanilla. Sweet and light bitter taste like aroma but even better. Medium silky oily body with soft carbonation.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
onceblind (8200) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JAN 15, 2017
Rich black hue under a creamy and fluffy tan head. Stupid amazing aroma with sweet milk chocolate, cocoa nibs, marshmallow, brown sugar, graham cracker, and a kiss of brilliant coffee. Lovely rich flavor that’s sweet with milk chocolate and toasted marshmallow, graham cracker and gentle coffee, and a smooth lactose sweet finish with more cocoa sweetness. Brilliant and complex dessert beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Advocate_Ames (595) - Steubenville, Ohio, USA - JAN 12, 2017
Pours dark with a very fast dissolving foam head. The aroma is of molasses, chocolate, vanilla, and roasted malts which smells rather nice. Tasting, I got a simple but good mouth feel. It was more thin than I would have imagined too. The flavor was pretty artificial. I got a defined marshmallow taste with a roasted and mildly bitter chocolate malt flavor too. The vanilla is there and the stout was rather sweet. In the end the finish was enjoyable and overall this is an easy drinkable brew.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ryanfolty (2456) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - DEC 31, 2016
December 31, 2016 - bottle from AV3. Dark brown pour with limited amount of head. Aroma was vanilla, marshmallow, chocolate and light smoke. Taste had strong vanilla and lightly toasted marshmallow.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
oakbluff (444) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 30, 2016
12 ounce bottle- pours pretty much pitch black with slight red hue. very minimal head. Nose- slight roast, dark chocolate, vanilla. Taste- powdered chocolate, vanilla with chaulky finish and a touch of alcohol heat. The chocolate really lingers.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Thechasm442 (911) - Chicago heights, Illinois, USA - DEC 14, 2016
Fresh batch. Black with a very thin tan head that leaves no lacing as it quickly disappears. Aroma is cocoa, chocolate, vanilla, graham cracker, and roasted dark malts. Taste is milk chocolate, cocoa, marshmallow, graham crackers, and vanilla. Thicker and lingering sweetness. Really good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ktwse (4251) - Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 29, 2016
Pours black with flat, sort of tan head. Aroma of milk chocolate, mild coffee, dark chocolate, hints of vanilla. Taste is sweet and very milk chocolate-y, through to the finish. Sort of one-dimensional, although not bad for what it is. Body is a tad too light but creamy with soft carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drsordr (2490) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - SEP 20, 2016
Bottle shared by alexsdad06 pour opaque dark brown with thin tan head. Nose sweet powdery chocolate, grahm cracker, and maybe even marshmallows. Taste mix of sweet malt and big roast. Could almost imagine a smore. Sweet and roasted finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
joeneugs (6116) - Livermore, California, USA - SEP 16, 2016
Bottle. It pours black with a fizzy brown head that disappears completely. The aroma is full of sweet chocolate, a little smoke, some nuts, caramel, cola and hints of vanilla. Very dessert-like on the nose. The flavor has more sweet chocolate, cola, caramel, nuts and a little coffee. Very thick bodied and sweet. It’s a sugary beer for sure, but it has enough body and richness on the palate to remain interesting. Good.


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