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Opperman's Bourbon Barrel Aged Plead The 5th - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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Ratings: 75
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 7.03%
Wants: 60
Gots: 23 | FT: 2
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Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Zaphog on 04-06-2014

Dark Horse Plead The 5th Russian Imperial Stout aged for 20 months in 2 barrels of Elijah Craig 12 Year and 1 barrel of Eagle Rare Single Barrel hand selected by Jeff Opperman and then blended. Sold exclusively at Opperman's Cork N' Ale in Saginaw, Michigan.
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look: 5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is my favorite RIS out there. Such great body and flavor ohh man, incredible!

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look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I learned that the Opperman's, Tippin's, and Brass Mug BBPt5 are all the same beer. This bottle had black wax and is what they sold as 2013 BBPt5 at the 2014 4 Elf Party.
Beautiful beer with a nice woodiness that I missed in the regular BBPt5. Drink at cellar temp.

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Opperman's Bourbon Barrel Aged Plead The 5th from Dark Horse Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 75 ratings.