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Dark Lord Imperial Stout - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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Dark Lord Imperial StoutDark Lord Imperial Stout

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

3,228 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 3,228
Reviews: 1,148
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 14.95%
Wants: 2,714
Gots: 1,446 | FT: 93
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  15.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
2004 - Red Wax
2005 - Orange Wax
2006 - Gold Wax
2007 - Silver Wax
2008 - Black Wax
2009 - White Wax
2010 - Olive Green Wax
2011 - Yellow Wax
2012 - Red Wax
2013 - Orange Wax
2014 - Blue Wax

(Beer added by: cretemixer on 12-13-2002)
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myersk27

Indiana

4.38/5  rDev +2.3%

had a 2012 bottle on my birthday last year shortly after dark lord day. pours black and quite viscous. aroma of charred fruits, chocolate, and subtle coffee. the flavor hits you with massive sweetness but a velvety texture that coats your mouth and is slightly balanced with some mild bitter coffee notes throughout. very complex. definitely reminds me of a port wine. you really need to be able to enjoy sweentess if you are going to like/appreciate this one. i loved it.

06-04-2013 16:08:25 | More by myersk27
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RarePork

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +11%

06-04-2013 14:14:23 | More by RarePork
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blkcld

New Jersey

4.75/5  rDev +11%

06-03-2013 23:04:50 | More by blkcld
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Dirtinabottle

New York

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

06-03-2013 07:29:03 | More by Dirtinabottle
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griffeyb

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

06-02-2013 14:29:02 | More by griffeyb
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itracy63

Alaska

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

06-02-2013 02:40:56 | More by itracy63
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bigclydeoliver

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

06-02-2013 02:26:30 | More by bigclydeoliver
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campfirebrew

New York

3.5/5  rDev -18.2%

06-01-2013 03:13:11 | More by campfirebrew
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FUwolfpacker

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

06-01-2013 03:12:06 | More by FUwolfpacker
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IKR

California

4.1/5  rDev -4.2%

2011 Vintage (Yellow Wax)

Appearance: Very dark brown bordering on black with a small beige head. Good looking beer.

Smell: Brown sugar, cherries, chocolate and a coffee/roasted malt aroma. Nice nose on this one.

Taste: Brown sugar, cherries, chocolate and mild coffee/roasted malt notes. The finish is fairly sweet, even after 2 years of aging.

Mouth-feel: Full-bodied with a moderate level of carbonation appropriate tor the style. Great mouth-feel for the style.

Overall: No doubt it's sweet as many have said but there is enough going on in the taste profile to make it a good beer.

06-01-2013 01:04:42 | More by IKR
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MooSully

Kansas

5/5  rDev +16.8%

05-31-2013 05:46:20 | More by MooSully
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Mayo2323

Colorado

5/5  rDev +16.8%

05-30-2013 19:45:05 | More by Mayo2323
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Xthul

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

05-30-2013 15:30:21 | More by Xthul
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weaksauce

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

05-30-2013 02:43:46 | More by weaksauce
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RayOhioFelton

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

05-29-2013 18:59:58 | More by RayOhioFelton
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dkw0063

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

05-28-2013 19:21:12 | More by dkw0063
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JerryM1984

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

05-28-2013 15:30:59 | More by JerryM1984
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Lucho

Florida

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

05-28-2013 06:16:57 | More by Lucho
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showie773

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +11%

05-28-2013 04:18:19 | More by showie773
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iDrake

Rhode Island

4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

05-28-2013 00:32:17 | More by iDrake
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V2icki

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

05-27-2013 23:24:26 | More by V2icki
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mpayne5

Indiana

2.5/5  rDev -41.6%

05-27-2013 23:07:43 | More by mpayne5
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roostor07

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

05-27-2013 14:51:26 | More by roostor07
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His_Royal_Hoppiness

United Kingdom (England)

3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

05-26-2013 20:43:34 | More by His_Royal_Hoppiness
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JT_Money

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +11%

05-26-2013 14:17:20 | More by JT_Money
Dark Lord Imperial Stout from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
95 out of 100 based on 3,228 ratings.