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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

1,899 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 1,899
Reviews: 307
rAvg: 4.55
pDev: 7.91%
Wants: 1,809
Gots: 469 | FT: 42
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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CasanovaCummins

Nevada

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-25-2014 02:56:53 | More by CasanovaCummins
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dar482

New York

4.73/5  rDev +4%

The beer comes in a dark black color.

The aroma has tons of bourbon, aggressive oak, dark chocolate and cocoa.

The flavor follows of fudgey chocolate, light roasted coffee and roasted malt, almost burnt notes a smooth cocoa and brownie, vanilla on the finish. There's a hint of dark cherry.

In general, this beer is very smooth and chewy. The bourbon does not pop out at you, but instead mellows out the beer with thick flavors throughout.

05-24-2014 22:29:37 | More by dar482
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Bhoward0698

Kentucky

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-24-2014 14:54:18 | More by Bhoward0698
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MeisterSmudge

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -17.6%

05-22-2014 16:36:03 | More by MeisterSmudge
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BEERschlitz

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-22-2014 15:15:42 | More by BEERschlitz
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HitchSlap

Florida

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-22-2014 02:39:42 | More by HitchSlap
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BG24

California

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-20-2014 23:58:08 | More by BG24
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Gunboat82

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-20-2014 22:04:11 | More by Gunboat82
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trevor_s

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

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woooobeer

New Jersey

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

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PappyVans

Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-19-2014 16:14:30 | More by PappyVans
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mcgovern1010

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-19-2014 14:20:17 | More by mcgovern1010
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Bringthebeards

California

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-19-2014 07:07:56 | More by Bringthebeards
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BG718

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-18-2014 18:19:57 | More by BG718
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cyrushire

Florida

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

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jaycar06

New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-18-2014 00:08:59 | More by jaycar06
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Roland

Georgia

5/5  rDev +9.9%

05-17-2014 21:06:27 | More by Roland
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craftbeerasian

Florida

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-17-2014 17:33:33 | More by craftbeerasian
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CraigTravor

Tennessee

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-17-2014 01:06:19 | More by CraigTravor
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Sqratch

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-16-2014 15:28:54 | More by Sqratch
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mctizzz

California

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-14-2014 05:31:54 | More by mctizzz
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madtowndmb1

Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-14-2014 02:58:44 | More by madtowndmb1
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iDrake

Rhode Island

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-14-2014 01:56:17 | More by iDrake
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TaborTime

Oregon

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

05-12-2014 18:32:33 | More by TaborTime
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ThurmondTX

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -6.6%

05-12-2014 14:33:04 | More by ThurmondTX
Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Aged Plead The 5th from Dark Horse Brewing Company
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