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Dark Truth Stout - Boulevard Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
89
very good

1,863 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,863
Reviews: 587
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 11.59%
Wants: 87
Gots: 259 | 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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look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

A. Aggressive poor Awesome reverse waterfall of brown bubbles. 2 inch of tan/brown head. No carbonation. Color is brow/black, looks delicious. 5
S. Instant wall of cocoa then roasted malt. Smell of alcohol is slightly over powering. 4.75
T. Stout, roasted malt, liquorish, cocoa, very light espresso, alcohol. 4.75
M. Thick creamy syrup, borderline chewy. 5
O. Very good. I’m going to cellar the rest of the 4 pack, I hope it keeps. One of the top IS I’ve had but then again RIS are my favorite style of beer. Very weak buzz for 9.7% ABV. The alcohol stays in the chest but in a good way.5

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12 oz into a pint glass. Big, dark khaki head on black. The aromas were of some coffee, some chocolate, some caramel with the dominant being the chocolate. The taste delivered the same as the aroma, only the caramel/dried fruit was the dominant, with a nice roasty malt finish. Good stickiness at the back. Held the flavor. My personal preference is for stouts with less sweet, more coffee bitter; I love coffee, not chocolate. However, the Belgian yeast on an English stout profile yielded a very nice drink. A sipper for a lightweight like me.

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Dark Truth Stout from Boulevard Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 1,863 ratings.