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

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

1,848 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 1,848
Reviews: 306
rAvg: 4.55
pDev: 7.91%
Wants: 1,782
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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dfhhead25

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +9.9%

05-07-2013 03:36:02 | More by dfhhead25
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StPaulSuds

Minnesota

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-06-2013 18:33:40 | More by StPaulSuds
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Phyl21ca

Quebec (Canada)

4/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle: Poured a pitch-black color stout with a large dark brown foamy head with good retention and some light lacing. Aroma consists of light dry roasted malt notes with some black chocolate notes with medium bourbon notes with some vanilla undertones. Taste is also dominated by creamy black chocolate notes with some light dry roasted malt. Body is full with creamy texture and good carbonation with no apparent alcohol. Not as complex as I was expecting but very well balance overall with chocolate and bourbon creating an efficient mix.

Serving type: bottle

05-06-2013 18:29:29 | More by Phyl21ca
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beerpirates

Belgium

4.21/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

12 oz bottle poured into my CBS snifter

A: Opaque dark, deep black with no light getting through this. 2 finger brown head which fades quickly into a thin collar and some wandering, appealing laces.

S: Smell is of dark chocolate, bourbon, oak, vanilla. Huge! A smooth smoky and nutty scent along with some dark fruits and a bit of alcohol follow.

T: Massive dark chocolate, sweet and roasted malts. Bourbon, vanilla very well blended to this malty profile. The upcoming booze brings dark fruits aroma. Finishes on nutty and resinous hops notes.

M: Full bodied, sweet, creamy, a bit chewy but not sticky. Not as warming as one could expect given the ABV. Easily drinkable. Just perfect!

O: A beautiful barrel aged stout. Smell and taste profiles are huge, massive. But this is so easy to drink, so good !

Serving type: bottle

05-05-2013 19:00:44 | More by beerpirates
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Auror

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-04-2013 13:31:04 | More by Auror
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nycwinter

California

5/5  rDev +9.9%

05-04-2013 01:43:28 | More by nycwinter
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KevinmusPrime

Kentucky

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-03-2013 16:19:46 | More by KevinmusPrime
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GOGRANDE

Colorado

5/5  rDev +9.9%

05-03-2013 07:01:00 | More by GOGRANDE
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Kelp

New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-03-2013 04:00:02 | More by Kelp
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Crimsontider22

Alabama

5/5  rDev +9.9%

05-03-2013 02:58:22 | More by Crimsontider22
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CharlatanSin

Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-02-2013 02:36:11 | More by CharlatanSin
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shagens

Wisconsin

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-01-2013 22:05:43 | More by shagens
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SDStoneEnthusiast

California

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-01-2013 06:01:01 | More by SDStoneEnthusiast
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Hefewiseman

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

04-29-2013 03:18:40 | More by Hefewiseman
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zachattack555

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

04-28-2013 20:31:09 | More by zachattack555
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CanisMajor

Indiana

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

04-28-2013 19:24:50 | More by CanisMajor
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caguiar

New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

04-28-2013 19:22:16 | More by caguiar
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MrNate

Florida

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

04-27-2013 14:46:14 | More by MrNate
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Curt1

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +9.9%

04-26-2013 23:55:03 | More by Curt1
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nrs207

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -17.6%

04-26-2013 00:17:23 | More by nrs207
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Ilovebeer1212

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

04-25-2013 00:56:47 | More by Ilovebeer1212
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kbuzz

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

04-25-2013 00:11:52 | More by kbuzz
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Dagsy

California

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

04-24-2013 21:02:15 | More by Dagsy
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dasmusik

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

04-24-2013 15:04:03 | More by dasmusik
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unclejazz

New York

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

04-23-2013 18:05:27 | More by unclejazz
Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Aged Plead The 5th from Dark Horse Brewing Company
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