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Imperial Eclipse Stout - Evan Williams Bourbon - FiftyFifty Brewing Co.

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Imperial Eclipse Stout - Evan Williams BourbonImperial Eclipse Stout - Evan Williams Bourbon

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

479 Ratings
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Ratings: 479
Reviews: 172
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 8.06%
Wants: 252
Gots: 268 | FT: 19
Brewed by:
FiftyFifty Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  11.90% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: largadeer on 12-02-2010)
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4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

09-29-2013 04:36:36 | More by teamwiggum
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4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

09-24-2013 02:40:51 | More by fatboy91
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4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

09-23-2013 19:38:19 | More by Sarge3130
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California

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

09-15-2013 15:56:45 | More by moonknight31
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Vonerichs

Illinois

4.38/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Jet black body with a dense cappuccino colored head. Good retention.

Aromas really pop. The bourbon brings heavy vanilla and oak. Fudge brownies, leathery earthy smells, espresso.

The fudge and coffee intertwine naturally with the vanilla. The oak lingers on the back of the tongue with a slight boozy heat

Heavy and smooth body with low carbonation. Very smooth.

I love these eclipse variants but wish the price tag was about $10 less. They're fantastic, but there's better for a more reasonable cost.

Serving type: bottle

09-13-2013 01:53:32 | More by Vonerichs
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CityofBals

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -25.1%

09-12-2013 18:07:47 | More by CityofBals
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Rish907

California

4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

09-12-2013 06:16:33 | More by Rish907
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California

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4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

08-29-2013 09:10:36 | More by TXhomebrewer
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California

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08-28-2013 18:35:21 | More by GraduatedCashew
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California

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

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California

4/5  rDev -7.8%

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California

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Connecticut

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Arizona

4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

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dogfishandi

New York

4.38/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Black wax, 2012, bottle number: BR 1. At fridge temp poured into a snifter.

Pours out completely opaque black. Off the pour a wonderful looking khaki colored head that cascades to about 2 fingers. Keeps a thick retentive layer and shows lots of thick lacing the whole way down. Shows a lot better head and lacing than your usual barrel aged stout.

Sweet caramel, oaky vanilla, some bourbon booze,not quite as much as expected, dark dried fruits, hints of wood and roast.

Sweeter than most of this style which makes it extra enjoyable for me. Sweet caramel/ toffee, a nice black licorice, raisin, dark fruit combination, dark chocolate,maybe even some nuances of honey and wood. finishes with some really nice sweet caramel and bourbon.

Solid mouthfeel.

This was my first of the eclipse series and for me it was very enjoyable, lives up to the hype. I look forward to trying the rest.

Serving type: bottle

07-21-2013 17:34:27 | More by dogfishandi
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07-02-2013 16:50:45 | More by CoreyW
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Florida

4/5  rDev -7.8%

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Ohio

4/5  rDev -7.8%

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Wisconsin

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Imperial Eclipse Stout - Evan Williams Bourbon from FiftyFifty Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 479 ratings.