1. Don't miss our 7th annual American Craft Beer Fest featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers this May 30 & 31 in Boston, MA! Buy your tickets now!
  2. BeerAdvocate on your phone?! True story. Try the beta now.

Black Tuesday - The Bruery

Black TuesdayBlack Tuesday

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
100
world-class

2,130 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2130
Reviews: 543
rAvg: 4.53
pDev: 10.82%


Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  19.20% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our infamous Black Tuesday is an imperial stout aged in bourbon barrels for over a year. Rich caramel, toasted malt, vanilla, burnt wood and anise are just a few of the many flavors in this rich, decadent imperial stout.

2009: 19.5% ABV
2010: 18.2% ABV
2011: 18.3% ABV
2012: 19.2% ABV
2013: 18.9% ABV

(Beer added by: OlieIPA on 07-18-2009)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 2,130 | Reviews: 543 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by FrankyLikesIt:
Photo of FrankyLikesIt
FrankyLikesIt

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev -0.7%

02-02-2012 14:05:27 | More by FrankyLikesIt
More User Reviews:
Photo of Spartan213
Spartan213

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -6.2%

04-22-2014 23:58:17 | More by Spartan213
Photo of eulerthegrape
eulerthegrape

California

4.25/5  rDev -6.2%

04-22-2014 17:05:53 | More by eulerthegrape
Photo of nickpineda88
nickpineda88

California

4.25/5  rDev -6.2%

04-22-2014 01:19:09 | More by nickpineda88
Photo of DustinSWB
DustinSWB

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +4.9%

04-22-2014 01:07:13 | More by DustinSWB
Photo of michaeljstraub
michaeljstraub

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -22.7%

04-21-2014 23:30:25 | More by michaeljstraub
Photo of ThatCracker
ThatCracker

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -6.2%

04-21-2014 19:43:23 | More by ThatCracker
Photo of solo103
solo103

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +4.9%

04-21-2014 15:45:40 | More by solo103
Photo of Hallertau
Hallertau

Wisconsin

5/5  rDev +10.4%

04-21-2014 03:17:53 | More by Hallertau
Photo of carlitos92
carlitos92

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -6.2%

04-20-2014 23:26:43 | More by carlitos92
Photo of udubdawg
udubdawg

Kansas

4/5  rDev -11.7%

04-20-2014 15:09:22 | More by udubdawg
Photo of Shankopotamus
Shankopotamus

Ohio

4/5  rDev -11.7%

04-20-2014 13:24:40 | More by Shankopotamus
Photo of Graffy
Graffy

California

4.5/5  rDev -0.7%

04-19-2014 23:04:20 | More by Graffy
Photo of rgdevera951
rgdevera951

California

4.75/5  rDev +4.9%

04-18-2014 22:19:13 | More by rgdevera951
Photo of TheBoog013
TheBoog013

California

4.75/5  rDev +4.9%

04-18-2014 18:15:50 | More by TheBoog013
Photo of atrocity
atrocity

Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +4.9%

04-18-2014 12:34:12 | More by atrocity
Photo of Sumdeus
Sumdeus

California

4.69/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Standard 750mL Bruery bottle, poured into a snifter glass. 2013 bottle.

A: Black. Very little head or apparent carbonation. Almost no lacing. Flows oily.

S: Some roasty-ness, bitter fruits and booze. Sweet too.

T: Similar to the smell. Big boozy beer with lots of biter fruits. Not as much coffee/caramel/bourbon as expecting, but its not lacking. Very excellent. Doesnt taste like 19% either, thats not to say you cant taste the alcohol but it works well, it tastes strong, it works well but doesnt taste like im drinking 19%.

M: Oily and coating. A great thick feel, it coats the mouth.

O: I have had this beer sitting in a beverage cooler for about 5 months, anticipating opening it. I finally opened it, it wasnt what I expected (I was expecting more bourbon), but it was amazing in what it was.

Serving type: bottle

04-18-2014 05:43:46 | More by Sumdeus
Photo of mattafett
mattafett

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -17.2%

04-18-2014 01:08:12 | More by mattafett
Photo of jsunj
jsunj

California

4.5/5  rDev -0.7%

04-17-2014 23:57:49 | More by jsunj
Photo of BeersAndBears
BeersAndBears

Nebraska

4.25/5  rDev -6.2%

04-17-2014 00:47:51 | More by BeersAndBears
Photo of randylangford
randylangford

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +4.9%

04-17-2014 00:34:12 | More by randylangford
Photo of dnb128
dnb128

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +10.4%

04-16-2014 14:10:04 | More by dnb128
Photo of JamLand
JamLand

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -6.2%

04-15-2014 18:11:09 | More by JamLand
Photo of Gunch52
Gunch52

Texas

5/5  rDev +10.4%

04-15-2014 01:18:00 | More by Gunch52
Photo of biertrinkenja
biertrinkenja

California

4.75/5  rDev +4.9%

04-14-2014 05:20:49 | More by biertrinkenja
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Black Tuesday from The Bruery
100 out of 100 based on 2,130 ratings.