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Jolly Roger Imperial Stout - Otto's Pub and Brewery

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Jolly Roger Imperial StoutJolly Roger Imperial Stout

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

76 Reviews
THE BROS
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Reviews: 76
Hads: 141
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 8.94%
Wants: 42
Gots: 17 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Otto's Pub and Brewery visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: ski271 on 06-20-2006

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4.1/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Hand-pumped and served in a brandy snifter. Dark brown, almost black with a very slight ruby tinge and a small, dark tan, creamy, slowly diminishing head. I could smell huge malts and whiffs of alcohol as soon as the beer was placed 2’ from me. Upon closer inspection, I discovered just how marvelously complex it is. Cherry, molasses, chocolate, charcoal, pepper, prune, light cassis, light vanilla, and light citrus. The taste is all about the big malts, I think more roasted than toasted. Lots of warming alcohol. Molasses, cherry, charred wood and spice. The finish is medium-long in duration, dry and warming, with malts still hanging on and some late-hitting fruit. It has smooth texture but comes off a little watery. A pretty good Imp. Stout. I don’t think the taste quite lived up to the aroma, but still nicely done. I just wish they’d put this out in the colder months. (883 characters)

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Jolly Roger Imperial Stout from Otto's Pub and Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 76 ratings.