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Dark Truth Stout - Boulevard Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
89
very good

1,722 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,722
Reviews: 579
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 11.34%
Wants: 78
Gots: 221 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Boulevard Brewing Co. visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  9.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Throughout the ages, man has been fascinated by the quest for hidden knowledge, the search for the secret to transforming the elemental into the extraordinary, the simple into the sublime. Ladies and gentlemen, we present for your consideration this exotic, inky concoction, the almost magical creation of our modern day alchemists who have turned humble grains—barley, wheat, rye, and oats—into black, liquid gold. Layers of complex flavors slowly emerge from the glass: espresso, roasted fig, crème brulée. Belgian yeast provides a plum-like fruitiness, noble German hops reveal spicy, herbal notes, while the rich, velvety mouthfeel mellows to a dry, smoky finish.

60 IBU

(Beer added by: BradLikesBrew on 02-28-2010)
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hckyfn9999

Missouri

3.98/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pours jet black into a Smokestack Series goblet with a sticky, tan colored head. The head leaves sheets of lace as it slowly disappears. Aroma is of dark fruit, roasted malt, booze, and belgian yeast.

Taste is slightly sweet with some nice chocolate flavors. There is also some fig and raisin-like fruitiness. The finish is of roasted, espresso-like malt and spicy rye. Mouthfeel is full, fairly smooth, and creamy. This is a very unique and enjoyable imperial stout. Another good effort from Boulevard in the Smokestack Series.

Serving type: bottle

04-26-2010 02:45:28 | More by hckyfn9999
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Dark Truth Stout from Boulevard Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 1,722 ratings.