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"BA" Baracus - Revolution Brewing Company

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"BA" Baracus
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96
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28 Ratings
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Ratings: 28
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 4.55
pDev: 6.15%
Wants: 20
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Revolution Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: yeahnatenelson on 12-24-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

In December, 2010 we filled Jack Daniels and Heaven Hill Bourbon barrels with our Russian Imperial Stout, Baracus. After a year of aging, the result is a densely viscous treat with hints of vanilla, bourbon and oak. We pity the fool who doesn't try this one!
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4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

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4.02/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Baracus RIS aged one year in Jack Daniels and Heaven Hill barrels. I pity the fool!

Appearance -- Dark brown, slim frothy mocha head. She's got legs...

Smell -- Huge vanilla woodiness, maple sugar, whiskey, and cocoa. Not much in terms of roast, very barrel-forward, but nice.

Taste -- Incredibly smooth with sweet whiskey, woody vanilla, molasses and cocoa sweetness. Good roast character, not overwhelming. Some booziness in the finish, but mild.

Mouthfeel -- Big body with milder carbonation. High marks.

Overall - Really well-executed, possibly my favorite beer from Revolution yet.

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"BA" Baracus from Revolution Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 28 ratings.