Plevnan Siperia Imperial Stout 2010 Hanniku

Formerly brewed at Koskipanimo
Style: Imperial Stout
Tampere, Finland
Serve in Snifter


on tap


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RATINGS: 74   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.88/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Siperia aged 5 months in the Jack Daniels whiskey barrels. This special version of Siperia is named after Mr. Hannu Nikulainen (Hanniku), who has reached 10,000 ratings in the year 2010.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
djoeye (4596) - Troms, NORWAY - DEC 24, 2016
Aroma; black fruits, black caramel, prune, winey berries. Look; beige rose film, black body. Taste; chocolate, prunes, coffee, liquorice, oak - semi dry finish. Feel; nice body, low fizz. Overall; nice brew. [33cl.btl 8% BB:1.3.2017 - [email protected]sTower]

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beerhammaren (1782) - Jyvskyl, FINLAND - SEP 12, 2016
.5l bottle from Plevna itself. Rated at Hannikus cave 2.0. Pours pitch black with low tan head. Aroma is dark chocolate, dark malts, burned malts, dark coffee, mud cake, vanilla, caramel, syrup, liquorice, some oakness. Flavor is mostly same. Well balanced! Swell!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TaktikMTL (7703) - Montral, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 2, 2015
Bouteille de 500 ml partage lors dune dgustation entre amis. Arme: Odeur de crales grilles avec une pointe fruite. Apparence: La couleur est noire. Prsence dun mince col brun mousseux et dune fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Got de crales grilles avec une pointe de prune et de vanille. Dure moyenne de larrire got. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture lgrement onctueuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Lgre prsence de pruneau en arrire got. (Rating #6468)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MartinT (9765) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 9, 2015
My Bottom Line:
Raisins, toasted bread and dark chocolate manage to overcome sherry-like oxidation in this very pleasant Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout.

Further Personal Perceptions:
-A sturdy sheet of foam tops the pure black.
-Blackberries and licorice are also present. This is a complex dessert brew!
-Resinous hops appear faded compared to a fresher version.
-Mild caramel is also there underneath it all.
-The soft and rich mouthfeel is very enjoyable.

5-year-old bottle. Thx Timo!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vtafro (7444) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - JUN 29, 2014
Bottle, thanks to Pikkulintu. Black pour with a touch of tan head. Roasted, light fruit, whiskey and oak aromas. Bourbon, oak, dark malts, bit of alcoholic tones.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
MikeKeller (939) - Kemi, FINLAND - APR 21, 2014
Bottle @ Olutravintola Pikkulintu, 11/2013. Quite much different than the original Siperia. Interesting whiskey aromas and flavours and less bitterness than regular Siperia. I havent been the biggest fan of whiskey barrel "spoiled" beers but found this very enjoyable!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
wchesser (2047) - Denver, Colorado, USA - APR 30, 2013
From a trade with tiong-thanks, Matias! Very dark black core with some translucency at edges. Big nose of soy and molasses that fades to some bourbon and oak. Flavor the same plus very dark roast but not too bitter coffee and considerable ash on a long finish. Not very viscous bit maybe just the barrel and whiskey thinning, but I am nit-picking. This is top notch stuff...very reminiscent but falls just short of BA Yeti.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ration (2196) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 16, 2013
This review is exported from with no comment. Original rating date 18.6.2010

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
olio (10003) - Tampere, FINLAND - JAN 13, 2013
50 cl bottle @ brewpub.
Originally rated on 20100618.
Pours pitch black color with a small off-white head. Aroma of dark chocolate, vanilla, some bourbon notes, dark roasted malts and hops. Flavor of roasted malts, caramel, some bourbon and vanilla, hoppy dark fruits and chocolate. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
teddybeer (3710) - Madrid, SPAIN - NOV 24, 2012
[Thanks to oh6gdx]. 50cl bottle. Black colour with minimal tan head that quickly dissapears. Aroma is toasted malts, red fruits, black berries are present, ripe fruit, slightly smoky, wood notes and light bourbon hints. Flavor is similar as aroma, is dominated by toasted or burnt malts. Also noticeable is the bourbon notes, alcoholic in spite of it has only 8%ABV. The aftertaste is malty, fruity, wood and bourbon notes with a very good duration.. Carbonation is low. Body is high. Texture is oily and dense on palate.

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