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Bell's Bourbon Barrel Aged Expedition Stout - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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Bell's Bourbon Barrel Aged Expedition Stout
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22 Ratings
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Ratings: 22
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 4.52
pDev: 10.18%
Wants: 9
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: CRJMellor on 12-13-2004)
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4.83/5  rDev +6.9%

Poured into a brandy snifter with a large tan head. Black as night with just hints of red,showing through.
Aroma of bourbon mash on a highly potent backbone of chocolate, nuts and burnt toffee. Really quite amazing on how much the bourbon dominates a fairly aromatic beer anyway.
Flavor is an amazing mix of the peat and charcoal hit of the bourbon with the heavy malts and bitterings of the Expedition. For some reason the burnt characteristics of the regualr Expedition co-mingle so well with charcoally hints in the bourbon notes. Really compliment one another.
Mouthfeel is a highyl alcoholic punch of cocoa and charcoal with some resiny bitterness on the finish. Imagine regular Expedition with well blended addition of some peat and charcoal.
Drinkability was great, could not have just one. Poured too cold but after it warmed appropriately this was truly a world class beer.

CRJMellor, Dec 13, 2004
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Bell's Bourbon Barrel Aged Expedition Stout from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
95 out of 100 based on 22 ratings.