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Plead The 5th Imperial Stout - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
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world-class

2,824 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 2,824
Reviews: 751
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: 8.12%
Wants: 482
Gots: 682 | FT: 74
Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
2010 and pre: white label
2011: white label OR black label with black no logo cap
2012: black label with logo cap
2013: black label with logo cap, ABV of 11% in the top right corner and new government warning

(Beer added by: HopHead84 on 09-27-2008)
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New Hampshire

4/5  rDev -7.2%

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Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

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Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -7.2%

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Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

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Washington

4/5  rDev -7.2%

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Michigan

4/5  rDev -7.2%

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Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +10.2%

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Ohio

4/5  rDev -7.2%

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Maine

4.18/5  rDev -3%

Bottle from a trade.

Pours black with a dark tan head forming. The head dissipated quickly leaving only a jet black colored beer.

The nose is is pleasent notes of cocoa, cherries, a slight tart roasted nose.

The taste is very nice. The start is sweet and chocolate but the taste of cherry comes in. The finish is roasted and drying. The mouth is smooth and pleasent. The only notice of alcohol is a slight numb on the tongue. very nice.

05-05-2013 01:11:11 | More by bishopdc0
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Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +10.2%

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Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

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Missouri

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

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BMMillsy

Florida

4.45/5  rDev +3.2%

Older bottle (old white and gray/black label). from trade with jrgratz. Thanks ya! Pours thick jet black with dark brown small head. Big roasty aroma balanced by some dark fruit and anise. Big furry mouthfeel with adequate carbonation. Big bittersweet chocolate taste, roasty malt, sweet molasses. Really awesome and like this better than the fresh BA version I had. Lingering cocoa on the palate. Big stout on the sweet side and very nice.

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Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +10.2%

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New York

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5/5  rDev +16%

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Wisconsin

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Missouri

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev -7.2%

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Plead The 5th Imperial Stout from Dark Horse Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 2,824 ratings.