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Big Bad Baptist - Epic Brewing Company

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96
world-class

1,797 Ratings
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97
world-class

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Ratings: 1,797
Reviews: 324
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 9.45%
Wants: 283
Gots: 465 | FT: 72
Brewed by:
Epic Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  11.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
One Big Bad Imperial Stout with Cocoa nibs and Coffee nibs.

 http://www.epicbrewing.com/the-bee ... rial-stout 

(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 09-30-2011)
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Zachtheporter

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -7.8%

05-07-2014 20:46:46 | More by Zachtheporter
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Theoboley

Wisconsin

4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

05-07-2014 20:41:39 | More by Theoboley
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Carloco

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

05-07-2014 02:14:50 | More by Carloco
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McNazz

Colorado

4/5  rDev -7.8%

05-06-2014 21:07:32 | More by McNazz
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treznor

North Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

05-06-2014 18:48:38 | More by treznor
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FenderOffset238

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

05-06-2014 17:52:56 | More by FenderOffset238
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fenlop54

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -7.8%

05-06-2014 17:23:27 | More by fenlop54
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gordo7

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

05-05-2014 21:23:39 | More by gordo7
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StJamesGate

New York

3.73/5  rDev -14.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Viscous jet with sepia film.
Pure coffee bean oil nose – fresh but one dimensional.
Molasses and fig up front, a big coffee hit, some umami fish sauce, and a whisky barrel bite.
Soily finish and chocolate-covered espresso bean linger.
Fill, thick, and chewy.

Big on coffee – actual gives a bit of a caffeine buzz. Huge body, too; this could pour over vanilla ice cream. But the chocolate and whiskey are mostly missing under all that java. A monstrous stout that needs to lay.

Serving type: bottle

05-05-2014 20:06:45 | More by StJamesGate
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whitenads

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

05-05-2014 15:28:33 | More by whitenads
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BillKuhnel

New York

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

05-05-2014 13:12:59 | More by BillKuhnel
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jwswigs

California

3.75/5  rDev -13.6%

05-05-2014 06:10:45 | More by jwswigs
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JWalterWeatherman

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

05-05-2014 04:52:40 | More by JWalterWeatherman
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jono0101

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

05-05-2014 04:15:02 | More by jono0101
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Lfty357

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

05-05-2014 03:54:08 | More by Lfty357
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Johnny_Danger

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

05-05-2014 02:46:25 | More by Johnny_Danger
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elektronen

Montana

4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

05-05-2014 02:23:06 | More by elektronen
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amalburg

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -13.6%

05-04-2014 23:23:51 | More by amalburg
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SadMachine

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

05-04-2014 23:14:26 | More by SadMachine
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Alpar

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -13.6%

05-04-2014 01:32:52 | More by Alpar
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PhatAtUT

Texas

4/5  rDev -7.8%

05-03-2014 04:26:23 | More by PhatAtUT
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tbeckett

Ontario (Canada)

3.81/5  rDev -12.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Bottle from Whole Foods in DC. From notes.

A - Black pour with one finger of tan head that faded to a cap fast. Mild visible carbonation. Spatterings of lace and a half finger of retention.

S - big boozy dark fruit and barrel notes when poured. Big dark fruit and wood, coffee, nice milk chocolate.

T - Dark fruit, whiskey, wood, mild coffee, lot's of barrel, dry cocoa powder, roast, more chocolate. Bottom of the bottle provides more chocolate, wood, and whiskey.

M - Mild carbonation, full body, very dry woody finish.

O/D - A little odd. The coffee and chocolate were a bit subdued. Left me wanting more from this beer. Complex and nice all things considered. Barrel took over a touch too much.

Serving type: bottle

05-03-2014 02:26:11 | More by tbeckett
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gatornation

Minnesota

3.94/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Batch 27
A- pours a pitch black color not overly thick with a nice 1 finger mocha head that receded quickly very little lacing
S- roasted malts espresso cocoa roasted coffee semi-sweet chocolate
T-rich espresso roasted coffee roasted malts cocoa and vanilla it has a wood and smoke flavor slight whiskey
M- thick roasted coffee with a touch of bitterness a wooded roasted feel
O- robust stout with alot of coffee flavors barrel taste is very faint would have liked more

Serving type: bottle

05-02-2014 22:06:31 | More by gatornation
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djhowell

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

05-02-2014 04:49:24 | More by djhowell
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SlothB77

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

05-01-2014 13:47:39 | More by SlothB77
Big Bad Baptist from Epic Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 1,797 ratings.