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Brewer's Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout - Central Waters Brewing Co.

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Brewer's Reserve Bourbon Barrel StoutBrewer's Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

1,611 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,611
Reviews: 546
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 9.46%
Wants: 340
Gots: 498 | FT: 55
Brewed by:
Central Waters Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
American-style stout aged for 1 year in used 12 year bourbon barrels.

(Beer added by: Skidz on 05-28-2004)
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dukedevil0

Illinois

4.28/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

2010 bottle from Brian23456 in a recent trade. Thanks!

A: Pours a dark brown color that as it collects in the glass looks much darker with a finger of khaki colored head that laces the glass and settles with a frothy rim. It pours out kind of thin and not as viscous as I expected.

S: Wow, this smells amazing! Lots of vanilla in the forefront, with roasted malts, oak, cocoa, really light bourbon scents

T: Much more bourbon in the flavor, but very similar to the smell. Other than the bourbon, there's vanilla, some only lightly roasted malts, oak, cocoa

M: It's got good mouthfeel, but I feel that this is the biggest area where the beer is lacking. It's got low-medium carbonation and when taking sips it's creamy, but during the swallow it feels thinner than I'd want in an imperial stout.

D: This has some really good flavor and despite having a big bourbon presence, it really isn't bothering me too much. However, you won't be drinking a 4-pack of this in one sitting! Definitely a good beer, and would possibly be great to me if it were a little more viscous.

Serving type: bottle

02-13-2010 03:00:51 | More by dukedevil0
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Brewer's Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout from Central Waters Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 1,611 ratings.