Bourbon Barrel Aged Siberian Night Imperial Stout - Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
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Reviews by Bendurgin:
3.91/5 rDev -7.8%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Poured into a tulip. This one pours like black oil, no real head on this one.
The aroma is real good on this. Lots of dark bittersweet chocolate with dark fruit on the aroma like raisins and figs. Seams to have a bit if smoke on the aroma with nice barrel notes. The pallet has a nice sweet bitter chocolate aroma with hints of fruit and robust malts.
The body is thick and silky with low carbonation. Overall a solid brew.
Serving type: bottle
07-08-2013 01:43:40 | More by Bendurgin
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2.88/5 rDev -32.1%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25
On tap at a local C-Bus joint. Finger of off-white head over a deep, rich dark brown body. V. nice looker (just like my date!). Whiskey, whiskey, whiskey on the nose. I hope that you like whiskey. Same song as far as the flavors go... with just a hint of dark fruit emerging from the whiskey river towards the end as it warmed. Good carbonation (surprisingly), and a nice smooth mouthfeel. Perfect feel for a BBS. Well, I hope that you are ready for a whiskey punch in the face. It could use some time to mellow, and I am sure that this is much better with a little age on it. It was ok... but I wouldn't push my grandmother out of the way to get one. I am now becoming convinced that I enjoy BB-aged beers much more from a bottle, with at least a year under their belts... on tap may be too fresh, and too whiskey for my personal liking. I would like to give the standard Siberian Night a go some time... I am sure it is quite good.
Serving type: on-tap
07-27-2014 15:55:10 | More by Mikus
Bourbon Barrel Aged Siberian Night Imperial Stout from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 604 ratings.