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Bourbon County Brand Stout - Goose Island Beer Co.

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100
world-class

7,713 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 7,713
Reviews: 2,330
rAvg: 4.58
pDev: 9.61%
Wants: 1,711
Gots: 3,286 | FT: 354
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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PorterLambic

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4.91/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Pours as dark as a politician's soul. A caramel colored head well over an inch develops from an aggressive pour. It dissipates evenly, leaving a light film behind and no lace.
Smell is rich and full with notes of dark fruits (figs, raisins), roasted malt, rum, oak. Phenomenal balance.
Taste is exactly the same, notes of roasted malt, dark fruit, rum and oak. Might be a touch of coffee, too.
Full bodied, rich, smooth, lightly effervescent. Somewhat cloying and sticky. After 30 minutes or so this brew really reaches its potential, just like any beer of this style benefits from some warmth. And it really goes well with a good piece of fruitcake.

Serving type: bottle

02-03-2014 03:47:25 | More by PorterLambic
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Bourbon County Brand Stout from Goose Island Beer Co.
100 out of 100 based on 7,713 ratings.