kraddel (8110) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - JUL 17, 2017 SpongeRuiner (1114) - Michigan, USA - OCT 27, 2013
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Michigan Fall Beer Fest. Strong bourbon flavors here. Had the hint of vanilla but was overpowered by the punch.
Pours oily black. Smell is bourbon, sweet, some vanilla. Mild chocolate. Taste is very full, imperial goodness. Roasty, chocolate , the exact right amount of bourbon , perfect balanced intense vanilla. Big body abd low carbo. Damn nice ! drfabulous (7941) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - SEP 5, 2016
Bottle shared at Jason’s. Dark pour with notes of dark chocolate and bourbon and a lot of vanilla. Ernesto987 (6050) - Arizona, USA - AUG 15, 2016
Bottle thanks to Adam. Strong and moderate vanilla flavors, the rest is roasty brownie batter. YUM. markextrae (4424) - Alingsås, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - JUL 4, 2016
bottle shared with a friend. poured a dark black colour with a small but thick dark head. nose of sweet roasted malts, fudge, sweet chocolate, oak, bourbon heat (there was a slight acetone kind of smell to it from the barrel, which made me quite worried), sweet vanilla, sweet sticky molasses, and milk cream. taste is very sweet, fudge, sweet chocolate, sweet bourbon, lot’s of vanilla, maybe a bit to much vanilla, mouthfeel is thick and smooth. way better than the coffee version Mark_Eck (1948) - - JUN 12, 2016
Notes from summer. Draft. Pours black. Aroma and taste are chocolate, roasted malts, bourbon, and vanilla.
vtafro (7445) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - APR 16, 2016
Bottle. Dark pour with tan bubbles. Roasted, sweet chocolate, vanilla, Fudgy Flavors. Aromas are similar vanilla, chocolate and roasted Flavors. jtclockwork (16581) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 16, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 15, 2016 Bottle - pours black - nose/taste of chocolate, light bourbon, vanilla bean and oaky brownie and dark fudge - medium body Mr_Abner (385) - Michigan, USA - APR 15, 2016
Bottle (released August 2015). Pours a thick black with only a trace of mocha head ringing the glass. Aromas of alcohol, vanilla, rich chocolate. Tastes is a medium+ to heavy sweetness up front balanced by a medium bitterness that takes over midpalate. Vanilla, bourbon, some chocolate, oak. Full-bodied and thick; soft carbonation; bitter, drying finish. rumproasts (5359) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 11, 2016
tap at 2016 michigan winter beer festival. Near black with small head. Big bold stout. Thick mouthfeel. Dark chocolate and vanilla in the forefront. Light coffee and barrel.
JaBier (7972) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - MAR 15, 2016
Bottle shared by a friend. Black pour with a thin tan head. Aroma of malt, bourbon, oak, vanilla and molasses. Malty and chocolatey flavor with vanilla and roast before a booze and almond finish.