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

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1,852 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,852
Reviews: 306
rAvg: 4.55
pDev: 7.91%
Wants: 1,783
Gots: 460 | FT: 39
Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Russian Imperial Stout aged in bourbon barrels.

(Beer added by: MbpBugeye on 07-25-2010)
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tbdkev

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4.13/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4

Pours a dark brown, motor oil color with some tan lacing. The aroma leaves something to be desired. Although the normal constituents of bourbon are present on the nose (i.e. vanilla, oak, etc.). There's a faint "saltwater" aroma as well, which is a little disconcerting. The taste follows the standard bourbon profile, with big burned elements and a heavy alcohol warmth throughout. The mouthfeel is pleasant, although I wish it was slightly thicker. The finish leaves something to be desired, as the big flavors from the initial taste disappear rather quickly, leaving only the burn. A solid brew from Dark Horse, but I'm a little let down.

Serving type: bottle

06-07-2013 20:57:16 | More by tbdkev
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Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Aged Plead The 5th from Dark Horse Brewing Company
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