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RATINGS: 1012   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.94/5   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 107   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
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Originally brewed in the early 19th century for export from Britain to the imperial court of Russia’s Catherine the Great, imperial stouts are characterized by their dark color & full body. This style features a rich, malty sweetness coupled with aggressive hopping (especially in American interpretations). Notes of dried fruit as well as roasted malt flavors are typically present.

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3.9
Percy0103 (768) - MEXICO - SEP 3, 2016
Bottle, 650ml. A *dark* beer with a minimal brown head. Aroma is of roasted coffee and dark chocolate. Taste is very bitter with an aftertaste of black coffee. Robust bodied, not creamy, with faint carbonation and a deep character. Hint of mint at the end.

3.4
ciocanelu (2532) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - SEP 3, 2016
Black color with brown head. Aroma and taste are quite subdued. Some roasted malt and dark fruits, quite classic. Heavy body, light carbonation. To simple for my taste.

4
laiti (8473) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 12, 2016
65 cl bottle (10,5%) @ home. Bottled 02/2015
Aroma has some salty licorice and tobacco. Flavour has salty licorice, some ash, coffee and tobacco. Palate has some warming alcohol. Ashy and salty – but not too much. Almost.

4.2
andrepintado (3402) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - AUG 6, 2016
Bomber from brewdog online store I think. Dark color. Thin brown head. Body is medium to thick. Taste is medium high bitter, medium sweet. Aroma is chocolate, dried fruits, fruity, roasted, liquorice, bourbon, vanilla, spices. Pretty tasty!

4
Zoret (479) - Badalona, SPAIN - AUG 2, 2016
D’ampolla al BBF-Lab Barcelona 2016. Cervesa amb aromes de cafè, brioix torrat, un punt d’alcohol i aromes oxidats tipus Porto. Cos alt i sedós. Molt Bona!

3.6
Chalumeaux (1555) - Middleton, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 16, 2016
Poured from bottle dark chocolate color with a nice mocha head. Aromas of dark chocolate coffee and roasted malt. Taste is dark fruit licorice chocolate and bitter coffee.

3.7
OminouSC2 (672) - Mora, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2016
Black color. Dark chocolate aromas, roasted, some hops. Bitter taste, dark chocolate, coffee and hops. Alcohol and chocolate adds some sweetness. Long roasted finish.

3.7
Mark_Eck (1949) - - JUL 10, 2016
Bottle. Pours black. Aroma and taste are roasted malts, coffee, chocolate, and some dark fruits.

3.8
olsvammel (7225) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUN 25, 2016
Bottle from Systembolaget. Dark malty smell, roasted with caramel and toasted sugar. Similar taste with chocolate. A bit rough.

3.8
karpik (1182) - Sosnowiec, POLAND - JUN 21, 2016
Coffee, chocolate, dark fruits, molasses in nose. Pours very dark brown with tan head. Taste is medium sweet with chocolate, caramel, some coffee, raisins, cherries, plums. Finish is moderate bitter, medium body. Overall good Stout, easy to drink for this ABV.


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