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RATINGS: 568   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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King of the alley — this Imperial Porter reigns supreme with a mighty 8% Alcohol by Volume and 60 IBUs.Creamy, chocolaty sweet, with hints of coffee and Bing cherry, the Nefarious is wickedly outrageous.

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3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
wedgie9 (2703) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 20, 2013
From notes. Tasted at Curtis’s house, probably early 2012, from a waxed and capped 650mL bomber bottle. Pours nearly black, opaque dark brown with an average tan head that leaves thin lace with some lacy residue. The nose is darkly roasted coffee and dark chocolate with a hint of burnt and green hops bitterness. The flavor is full of dark chocolate and molasses with cocoa powder and a touch of vanilla. The body is full with average carbonation and a long darkly roasted and touch of vanilla finish.


3.8
thewolf (12937) - Kolding, DENMARK - DEC 30, 2017
Bottle. Pours clear chestnut brown with a small creamy beige film head. Aroma has licorice, roasted malts, chocolate. Medium carbonation, fine dry and quite creamy mouthfeel. Flavour has sweet malts, chocolate and, firm bitterness, well roasted, quite elegant. Good, lingering bitterness to balance.

3.5
yoxik75 (458) - Wroclaw, POLAND - DEC 20, 2017
Piana niewielka jako krążek pozostaje do końca. Kolor czarny z rubinowymi prześwitami pod światło. Aromat średnio intensywny przyjemny, czekolada, słody palone, lukrecja, lekko suszone owoce, rodzynki śliwka. Smak tu smaki bardziej wyraźne, czekolada, kawa, palonosc, lukrecja, suszone owoce. Piwo pełne ciała, umiarkowanie słodkie, smaki intensywne, grają. Bardzo Dobre

3.3
Mr_Pink_152 (5754) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2017
Bootle from BrewDog, Nottingham. Deep brown to black colour with a thin brown head. Aroma biscuits, dried fruit, slight chocolate and coffee. Taste toffee and light bitter medium body.

2.7
balloonbuffoon (747) - - OCT 18, 2017
22floz bottle, dated 07.09.2017 (unknown if BBD or BOD), $5, pint glass. Dark brown, with little head, a molasses aroma, oily full body of the same, but roasted and finishes a little smoky. Oh so very so-so.

3.4
Theydon_Bois (21479) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2017
Bottle split at Chris & Ruths pre GBBF Shin Dig, cheers for all the shares, 05/08/17. Black with a decent tan cap. Nose is roast malt, chocolate, liquorice, light spice. Taste comprises toffee fudge, light charr, roasted bite, faint coffee grinds, brown bread, chocolate biscuit. Medium bodied plus, fine carbonation, drying close with a roasted schmack. Average boosty porter ... lacks depth for the ABV.

3.3
jmgreenuk (10343) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - OCT 5, 2017
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines, Birmingham. Poured a clear dark brown with a bubbly white head. The aroma is dry malt rich raisin, red berry fruit, light molasses. The flavour is moderate to light sweet with a smooth rich, oily, liqourice, light warm alcohol bitter palate. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

3.3
The_Osprey (9676) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 17, 2017
August 2017 - Bottle share at Chriso's Pre-GBBF Shindiggery. As 'SKA Nefarious Ten Pin Imperial Porter', 8%, wax top. This is one of those beers I've seen around in bombers for £10 and could never quite find the motivation to buy - thanks to Kenny for pulling the trigger. Dark brown with an orange hue, foamy brown head, dotted lacing. Aroma is dark biscuits, cookie and bourbon biscuit. Body is frothy with soft carbonation. Taste is toffee, bourbon biscuits with a cardboard-ish finish. OK stuff – drinks like it has a lower ABV. Doesn't deliver as much flavour as you'd expect. (6-4-6-3-14=3.3)

3
Scopey (16264) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 10, 2017
Bottle at C&R Pre-GBBF Tasting 2017. It pours jet black with a soft, sweetish, malt - driven, treacle, dried berry, candy, berry and liquorice. The taste is bitter - sweet, earthy roast, toast, wood, drying, tannin, cola, dried fruits, cocoa, tar, alcohol and liquorice with a drying finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Not a huge amount to it really, pretty sub standard for the style in my opinion.

3.5
MrTipple (6952) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2017
​Sweet, toasted, dark grain malts, caramel, dark malts, dark fruits. Hazy, very dark brown, medium, creamy, beige head. Medium sweet. More sweet, dark molasses, caramel, soft carbonation, medium bodied. Very sweet, alright. Bottle at Chriso & Ruth’s pre-GBBF shindig, Kensal Rise.

3.3
madmitch76 (26413) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2017
5th August 2017
The great pre GBBF bottleshare at ChrisO’s. Opaque dark brown beer, good tan head. Smooth airy palate, good fine carbonation. Soft dark malts, a little malt cream. Some roast bitterness. Touch of dark chocolate. Airy dry finish. Pretty standard stuff really.


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