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RATINGS: 978   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.05/5   EST. CALORIES: 810   ABV: 27%
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To create Utopias, the brewers at Sam Adams used traditional brewing ingredients including all four types of Noble hops, which add a slightly earthy, herbal taste. The spiciness of the hops really comes alive. In fact, Utopias MMII has even been described by some as almost "fiery" -- a fitting description for the strongest beer in history. Beyond the special brand of hops, Utopias features ingredients that truly set it apart from other varieties of beer. Utopias MMII contains caramel and Vienna malts for its rich amber color and several different types of yeast including a variety found in champagne. $100 a bottle and it's limited to 3000 bottles, which look like copper brew kettles.

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4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
FourJ (51) - British Columbia, - JUN 7, 2012
Nose is strong whiskey type alcohol...sweetness, malt, raisin. Color is murky ruby brown. No carbonation. Taste has a bit of sour undertones,which adds to the complexity and makes it a truly amazing experience!


4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
creppyiceman (545) - POLAND - DEC 9, 2016
UPDATED: DEC 10, 2016 (bottle 2012 edition) Aroma:Huge vanilla,dried fruits,fudge,wine-ish note, Appearance:dark copper color,no head. Taste:sweet,flavour of vanilla, red wine,caramel and fudge, loooooooong malty finish. Palate:full body,oily texture,no carbonation. Overall:Very close to perfection the only thing which stops me from rating it higer is a fact that it no longer tastes like beer.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
msbernac (2113) - Krakow, POLAND - DEC 9, 2016
Bottle Aroma- sweet fruits Appearance-dark amber, clear, minimal foam Taste-medium sweetness, Palate-full body, thick feel, soft carboation Overall-perfect

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeerMuse10 (50) - SPAIN - DEC 6, 2016
Llamémoslo cerveza. . Botella del 2009. En boca son pasas y dátiles con madera . El aroma parecido al de un calvados o Brandy. Puedes tomar 4cls pero la botella aguanta abierta. No tiene co2. Algo distinto y especial .

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Samuel214 (716) - SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2016
Flaska på Örebro Öl & Whisky Festival. Tjusig mahogny i färgen och förstås inget skum. Tåls att sticka näsan i en bra stund. Nötiga inslag, madeira, övermogna äpplen, kola, knäck, vanilj, mycket fatkaraktär, inlagda körsbär, torkade plommon. Massiv kropp, som olja i munnen. Föga förvånande är det en bra kick från alkoholen. Den värmer i början men går sedan över i en massiv kick, och där kommer alla smakerna. Grymt komplex med mycket fatkaraktär, vanilj, madeira, torkade plommon, russin, dadlar, ekfat, bourbon. Ligger kvar länge i smaken och fortsätter att skifta även i eftersmaken. Avslutningen tar fram rejält med torkade plommon, sådär härligt övermogna och tungt söta. Häftig öl.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
jaycswe (2) - - NOV 26, 2016 does not count
Wow I am so happy I manage to get one of the few bottles of this one rare bottle of beer this year (2016) in Sweden!!!

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Korcz (1051) - Warsaw, POLAND - NOV 24, 2016
Backlog, ocena przepisana z untappd, w ramach uzupełniania profilu na ratebeer. Słodziutkie, likierowe, z fantastyczną, niezwykle bogatą, nalewkową alkoholowością. Pite 3 razy, na pewno wrócę jak tylko trafi się okazja.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hackobock (3686) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 15, 2016
October 15, 2016. Bottle, 2015 vintage.
Clear amber/brown wit no head. Aroma is sweet, malty and boozy with caramel, figs, vanilla, sweet licorice, prunes, raisins and alcohol. Taste is sweet, malty and boozy. Finish is sweet and boozy with caramel, fudge, raisins, prunes, some sherry notes. Full bodied, oily texture.
Sweet and boozy in a good way.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
_angst_ (4561) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 15, 2016
Bottle bought through Systembolaget. Pours dark reddish brown with no head leaving some nice looking legs on the glass with a swirl. Smell is very sherry like with tons of raisins, prunes, leather and fresh rather yeasty oxidation (oxymoron time!) but also clear barley wine character with caramel, toffee, light herbal hops and of course a rather hefty alcohol burn. Taste is sweet, tiny bitter, malty, fruity and boozy. Mouthfeel is round, viscous, oily, flat, burning boozy and near full bodied. Finish is sweet and tiny bitter with caramel, toffee, raisins, prunes, minerals, yeast, leather, minerals and heavy sherry alcohol. I must confess I had no real expectations for this bad boy. But drinking this as an albeit extremely strong sherry this is quite delicious. I like!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
linusb (961) - SWEDEN - OCT 15, 2016
A: Clear deep dark coloured N: Maple syrup, liqourice root, sherry T: Liqourice, sherry, raisins O: Heavy alcohol and very complex! Nice!

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Listigovers (966) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 29, 2016
Pours uncarbonated and brown. Tastes a bit like a herbal bitter, not very much like beer, very chewy palate, a bit of dark chocolate, lots of caramel. There is surprisingly little heat for such a strong beer. A bit of spice as well, very unique. I enjoyed it a lot, thanks Folly! Finally tried it


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