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Bourbon County Brand Stout - Goose Island Beer Co.

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100
world-class

7,738 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 7,738
Reviews: 2,331
rAvg: 4.58
pDev: 9.61%
Wants: 1,722
Gots: 3,303 | FT: 357
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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TruePerception

California

4.35/5  rDev -5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Bourbon County Brand Stout, aged in bourbon barrels. 14.9% ABV.

A: Black with a hint of brown. The thinnest of brown head. No head, but there is a very thin, transparent bit of alcohol clinging to the glass, as wine does. Fades quickly without noticeable tearing. Just the slightest inkiness.

S: A pleasant blend of cocoa, chocolate, bourbon, sweet char, faint licorice sweetness, slight oak note. Nice, without being overpowering.

T/MF: A good deal of sweetness to this one. Sweetened cocoa. Slightly charred toffee. Has an almost sickly sweet upturn towards the finish, and finishes with a little of that same sweetness.

Really good, but I still prefer the w00tstout and Velvet Merkin.

Serving type: bottle

12-20-2013 07:26:43 | More by TruePerception
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Bourbon County Brand Stout from Goose Island Beer Co.
100 out of 100 based on 7,738 ratings.