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Bourbon County Brand Stout - Goose Island Beer Co.

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100
world-class

7,687 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 7,687
Reviews: 2,330
rAvg: 4.58
pDev: 9.61%
Wants: 1,701
Gots: 3,282 | FT: 356
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  14.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
60 IBU

(Beer added by: drewbage on 06-26-2003)
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DocJitsu

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4.55/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

How does a beer this big fit into a bottle so small? This beer is why bombers and growlers were invented. So unassuming in its drab label and 12 oz. classic-style bottle. Pop the top--kaboom! It pours a very dark grayish brown, with a mocha head that barely forms before it completely attenuates. Chocolate syrup, vanilla extract, and oaky coconut on the nose. The mouthfeel is quite viscous and chewy. Smooth flavors of chocolate, vanilla, tobacco, minced meat pie, and oaky bourbon. Alcohol appears midway, bittering the last half and finish a little too much. But, it does temper all the sweetness. Very Parabola-like.

Serving type: bottle

01-26-2013 20:37:24 | More by DocJitsu
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Bourbon County Brand Stout from Goose Island Beer Co.
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