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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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615 Reviews
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Reviews: 615
Hads: 2,226
Avg: 4.18
pDev: 9.33%
Wants: 418
Gots: 701 | FT: 71
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Central Waters Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

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

Availability: Fall

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Skidz on 05-28-2004

American-style stout aged for 1 year in used 12 year bourbon barrels.
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Photo of DefenCorps
3.25/5  rDev -22.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

*2009 vintage*Scores reflect this vintage until I get a chance to verify that the excellent bottle I had wasn't a fluke.

I received what is hopefully an uninfected bottle from someone in the midwest, probable eyncognito? Thanks, Ian!

Dark brown with reddish brown highlights, this beer has a thin beige head that recedes to a ring rather quick. The nose is interesting in that it's rather unconventional for an imperial stout and more like a brown ale with caramel, brown sugar and some vanilla from the bourbon barrel. Mildly woody, I get some tannin character. Some cocoa is evident as well. The palate opens with a grainy sourness, not really infection-like, but with a mild but medicinal character. Not particularly pleasant, this also has flavors of cherries, some cocoa and a little roast. This tastes off too, and I'm dropping my scores.

**Original review dated 02 Jan 2009
12oz bottle received from nflmvp in a recent trade. Thanks a bunch, Steve! Split with largadeer after lunch on day 3 of our decadent tasting.

A: Black with reddish brown highlights. Thin beige head that recedes to a ring rather quickly 3.5

S: Mild bourbon with a strange sourness and funk. Some chocolate and oak. There's a pleasing roastiness and coupled with the funk, it's kinda refreshing 4/5
T: Opens up with some bourbon and oak before some chocolate and roasted flavors come in. Mildly bitter and rather tannic on the finish, along with some acetic sourness 3.5/5

M: Rather light, decent carbonation, OK finish - average at best3/5

D: Meh.3.5/5

** Edit 16 Oct 2010**

I got a couple of bottles from asmokingoat and CaseyK. Thanks, guys! This is the 2010 vintage
This one looks pretty nice. Again, dark brown with a light brown head with excellent retention and lacing. With this vintage, the barrel really overwhelms everything else. Plenty of vanilla and coconut are present, obliterating the base beer. Moderately sweet, I wonder if they used Elijah Craig barrels this time around. Only some dry cocoa is apparent from the base beer.
It looks like they've ironed out some inconsistencies from previous batches by whelming the base base beer with a really nice barrel character. Coconut and vanilla are present in rather large quantities, and the base beer seems bigger with some chocolate and cocoa present. The base beer also seems sweeter and less ashy and dry than I remember it being. Booze is moderately restrained, and tannins appear on the finish, drying up the palate. Mildly fruity towards the finish, this is a pretty remarkable turnaround for a beer I expected to dump. Very well done:

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Photo of largadeer
3.35/5  rDev -19.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

2008 bottle kindly shared by dyan.

Appearance: Clear dark brown, light in color for the style and a bit thin looking. Pours with a fairly small tan head that settles to a disc fairly quick.

Smell: Musty barrel and a hint of funkiness, as if it's starting to sour. There's a good share of molasses and roasted grain as well. Bourbon makes itself known once the beer reaches room temperature.

Taste & mouthfeel: Mildly acidic initially, followed by a strong roasted bitterness. Sweetness is present more in the form of fruit and caramel than the typical chocolate and molasses notes of this style. The body is on the light side, a touch thin for the style. The finish is oddly tannic and vinous. This one tastes like it's in the early stages of infection.

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Photo of Phyl21ca
4/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle: Poured a pitch-black color stout with a large medium brown faomy head with good retention and some lacing. Aroma of vanilla and bourbon is dominating with some black chocolate notes. Taste is also a nice mix between some vanilla and bourbon with some black chocolate but without any alcohol ester. Full body with some oily texture and good carbonation. Very well done and well balance overall.

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Photo of GbVDave
4.47/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 12oz bottle into a St. Feuillien goblet. Thanks to neubernie for the hook-up!

Bottled Dec. 11 2008

A: Pours a tarry black (with faint ruby highlights) with a creamy, 1 finger, mocha colored head that doesn't hang around for too long and leaves a nice assortment of lacey specks and splotches on the glass. Pours a little on the thin side.

S: A heavenly combination of aromas. Bourbon, chocolate, over ripe dark fruit, caramel, cherry, molassas, vanilla, char, alcohol, and a pinch of coconut.

T: See above. Bourbon and chocolate compliment each other and don't allow one another to get stepped on. Rum soaked raisins, alcohol, dark chocolate covered cherry, vanilla, figs, pan seared molassas, espresso, plums, and wood.

M: Appeared thin upon first pour right out of the fridge. As it came up to temp it thickened considerably. An excellent mixture of sweet, bitter, and alcohol burn.

D: Fantastic! Drinks like a stout with half the abv. I was afraid that its' booziness would get in the way and affect the drinkability. No sir! The alcohol here knows its' place and does what it's told.

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Photo of aerozeppl
4.4/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

A: Black with some brown around the edges. Minimal white head.

S: Tons of bourbon. Sweetness in the nose. Chocolate and molasses.

T:Cloying sweetness up front. Bourbon is more in the back. Hints of malt as well. Chocolate is in there as well. some hints of fruit in the middle.

m: Medium body that feel heavy.

D:Very drinkable for the style and ABV. The bourbon is well balanced and does not dominate this beer as so often happens. Well done.

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Photo of drseamus
3.67/5  rDev -12.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A: Dark brown. Light passes through it. That shouldn't really happen with a stout.

S: There might be some bourbon in there. Probably only 6 ounces per bottle.

T: Bourbon is not nearly as prominent in the flavor. There is a very intense sweetness though that completely dominates the flavor.

M: Smooth and silky.

D: Sweetness is too intense.

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Photo of kickapoodude
4.53/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This stuff is prized here in Wisconsin, so if you get ahold of a bottle, snatch it up. Strong and rich brown head above a pitch black brew. I drink at room temp with a snifter. Rich burbon, cherry, coffee, chocolate flavors witha velverty finish. This beer should be in every true wisconsinites winter emergency kit.

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Photo of ncvbc
4.15/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

This one is nearly pitch black with a creamy tan head. Solid retention and spots of lacing down the glass. Good smell with a warming bourbon, that's for sure. There is a light roast and chocolate. Vanilla and light nutty sweetness. Taste is much of the same. Not a huge roast character to this brew, especially up front. Some good malt balance along with the bourbon. Caramel and chocolate, small dose of coffee becoming more pronounced toward the finish. Big vanilla while bourbon flavor isn't overwhelming. Some dark fruits. Light sour dryness in the mouth along with an otherwise more full feel. Seems like something you'd find in a wine or wild ale. Of course it's on lesser volume but it's still present. Overall, quite drinkable. A unique brew that I'm happy to have tried. Thanks go to MuenchenerKindl for the extra long ago...and you're damn straight I spelled your BA name right first attempt!

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Photo of kasper
3.18/5  rDev -23.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Big props to DRINKNDRIVE for throwing in this extra from my wants list.

A: Pours dark brown -- almost the same shade as the bottle it came in -- with a light and frothy single finger head that doesn't stick around. Some leg lace patterns as I sip.

S: Initial whiff was all oak, somewhat sour bourbon. As it warms, hints of creamy vanilla make an appearance. I was actually expecting a stronger bourbon aroma.

T: Taste is sour bourbon that leads into a somewhat dry oak- and alcohol-filled finish. Creamy vanilla not showing through on taste.

M: Much lighter than I'd had hoped. I wouldn't even call it full bodied. Mild carbonation, but almost too much for the intended style.

D: Not sure how old this bottle was, but it really doesn't stand up to similar-styled stouts like BCS in any way shape or form. I'm not even sure I'd call this a stout. There's just this lingering acidity and thinness that kind of lets down.

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Photo of tpd975
3.9/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A: The beer poured black with slight ruby highlights and a tan head that fell slowly to lace the glass.

S: The aroma was oaky vanilla bourbon with chocolate, coffee.

T: Nice chocolate flavors with hints of the barrel. Vanilla oak, and choclate. Hints of fresh espresso and a touch of dark fruit.

M: Full bodied smooth and creamy.

D: Very drinkable for a barrel aged brew. I really liked it.

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Photo of WeisGuy
4.05/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Big thanks to nflmvp for this bottle.

a - pours black with a large light brown head, good retention for a big stout, moderate lacing

s - charred wood, dark chocolate, alcohol/bourbon notes, light vanilla

t - quite sweet up front, milk chocolate and plum, very light bitterness, coconut and vanilla along with oak, finish has a little bourbon heat with some lingering creamy vanilla and light bitterness

m - full-bodied, low carbonation, fairly dry finish, alcohol warming on the palate

d - somewhat drinkable for a big bourbon-aged stout, finish is pretty dry, but the taste is overall fairly sweet rather than bitter, alcohol is not overwhelming

Nice effort from Central Waters...my second favorite of their stouts (after the superb Coffee Stout) I've tried. Well worth seeking a bottle out.

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3.99/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours thick and jet black as it crawls out of the bottle. Head is an inch and a half of dark tan striped with some darker brown notes. Head has nice retention and leaves a solid crown as it fades. Nose is absolutely delicious with strong tones of vanilla bourbon, coconut, leather and carmalized malts. Sweet bourbon and vanilla notes greet the tongue first quickly followed by a sour and tart bite that twings on the back of the tongue. This turns to a lenghty bitter feel that lasts long on the taste buds. Warms the belly well and has a bit of a bourbon bite twords the end of the palate. The sour feel does tone down a bit as it warms. Nicely drinkable overall. Mouthfeel is a bitter, sour battle.

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Photo of joepais
4.32/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks again to MuenchenerKindl
Bottle poured into a sniffer produced a fingers worth of coco colored head that turns to a nice thick lace that covers a jet black body

Complex aromas of roasted malts chocolate, oak, bourbon and vanilla fill your head

Fist sip is a killer. If I had a few of these I love to back this in a cake you got that sweet chocolate vanilla bourbon and a buttery flavor going on here

Full body almost no carbonation (smooth)

Great aged stout. Very drinkable, I will search this one out again. I think you must have at least one in the cellar for when the mood strikes

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Photo of DrJay
4.32/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Got this one from EliteDigger in a recent trade. Thanks Scott!
Very dark with deep brown edges and a thin cap of fine, tan bubbles. A few soapy bubbles formed a collar and there was a fair bit of streaky lacing. Smells delicious! Big chocolate, toffee, vanilla, oaky aroma, some hazelnut and bourbon, reminds me of a chocolate bar. A bit of roasted grain is in the background. Lots of caramel sweetness in the flavour, bitterness was present but not strong, plenty of oak and bourbon character. Vanilla and chocolate filled out the middle, along with nuts and a light fruitiness. Finished with lingering alcohol warmth and a flash of drying roasted barley. Faint tartness as it warmed. Nice texture, quite smooth with restrained carbonation a little on the creamy side. Quite drinkable and nicely balanced for a barrel aged stout.

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Photo of barleywinebrewer
4.29/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

thanks to nflmvp for sharing this fine brew with me!
A - rich dark black, some light gets through at the edges, soft tan head that quickly fades.
S - Wow, bourbon indeed. bourbon, vanilla, oak and light backing notes of chocolate and roasted malt.
T - the flavor follows the nose. this must be one heck of a solid stout, it controls the bourbon to create a strong yet still blended experience.
M - full bodied, mildy carbonated, rich soft boozy notes
D - this was a tatse treat indeed. probably 2 for a night and I'm done but a tasty two at that.

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Photo of akorsak
4.37/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Edit: Cracked open a bottle from the same 2007 DLD trade with nflmvp. Incredible. The ale has matured nicely, bringing out more bourbon and stout elements. The stout is nutty, full of chocolate the nicely contrasts with the vanilla of the barrel. The barrel is neither strong nor cowering, settling in the perfect middle. The vanilla is strong, licking at the tastebuds. Another winner from Central Waters.

Taste was upped from 4.0 to 4.5; mouthfeel from 3.5 to 4.5. Overall moved from 4.05 to 4.30.


A 12 oz bottle from a Dark Lord Day 2007 trade with nflmvp.

A: The stout is a deep amber color, black from a distance with dark red up close (really up close, that is). A finger of head resulted from the pour but it did not last long.

S: The first sniff damn near blew me away. This beer is practically bourbon. The aromas are so full and strong, replete with vanilla and pepper, chocolate and roasted malt. The nose really sets the stage for the taste.

T: As soon as the beer hit my lips, I was in love (or at least lust). This one packs a wicked punch with enough bourbon flavor to make you forget it is a beer. The oak aging has added a vanilla and buttery chardonnay flavor. Surprisingly, for the big taste the alcohol doesn't grab you by the throat. The bourbon is met nicely by the stout body, one of the few times that both components work together. The stout body has roasted chocolate and burnt toast but is rather fleeting, it is somewhat less robust than I would have hoped. The flavors don't last long, which is too bad.

M: The bourbon is strong, deliciously intense but it doesn't last long. While the flavors last though, this is a great sipper.

D: The abv is so well hidden that I'd gladly enjoy several over the course of a day, assuming that someone will send me a few more bottles.

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Photo of hero27
3.95/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle.

Thanks to SPLITGRIN for hooking me up with this one.

Enjoyed mostly at approx. cellar temp..don't even attempt to drink this straight out of the fridge. The first couple sips I had were too cold for this to show it's true character.
Pours a very dark, muddy reddish-brown..beige head.
Oak, vanilla & burnt cocoa aromas surge from the glass.
Flavor has it's share of dark chocolate (a ton of it actually), vanilla, and coffee..with the noticeable oaky bourbon flair of course. The alcohol is not shy in this brew, and you can definitely pick it up with every sip.
Medium-bodied..could be a bit more thick and not hurt my feelings much.
If you're a sucker for dark chocolate and/or like bourbon-aged beers, then you need to find this somewhere.

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Photo of orbitalr0x
4.42/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

12oz bottle with new brown barrel label. Pours into my glass a deep, dark black with a quarter inch of somewhat fizzy tan head on top. It lingers for a bit and falls to a ring. Aromas begin with rich, dark roasted malts and a dark fruit undertone. Notes of chocolate and coffee are quickly met by a wonderful bourbon with vanilla tones as well. Caramel is in there as well.

First sip brings roasted malt upfront that follows with notes of dark fruit, chocolate, caramel and a touch of coffee as well. Big bourbon and oak tones stand out along with a vanilla undertone that is quite nice. It finishes off with just a touch of bitterness and a lingering bourbon flavor.

Mouthfeel is medium bodied with a nice creaminess and plenty of carbonation. Not as heavy and viscous as many barrel aged stouts I've sampled, but quite nice nonetheless and it makes it easier to imbibe. Overall, a tasty bourbon stout from Central Waters. It's well worth checking out if you're into bourbon barrel aged stouts. I'm glad I still have another bottle.

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Photo of msubulldog25
4.32/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This one came over the summer. Since my recollection and record-keeping is sometimes suspect, I <believe> this came from one of two sources, either DaPeculierDane or jpm30...to whichever of you guys i owe the gratitude, thank you! It's a 12 oz. bottle poured into a pint glass; bottle label shows a half-assed drawing of a barrel, instead of the crane shown above.

A: Very dark, virtually black. Topped with a dense head of light tan, a surprising amount of chunky protein settles on the glass bottom, keeping this from scoring a half-point higher. Head holds a mocha-like cream on top, thin but steady.

S: Wonderful woody aroma, straight-up bourbon barrel. Roasted coffee beans, bittersweet chocolate. Wood-aging has a sweeter, jerky/smoked meat quality that's undeniably wonderful.

T: Lots of roasted coffee burntness, sweeter berry-like fruit and a hint of tart oxidized acidity. Though malts are toasty/charred, there's a softer vanilla and fruit imparted by the bourbon barrel aging that tends to mellow the sharper bitterness. A little smoky, nicely chocolate-y and laden with an acidic coffee, this seems to have a twist of lemon, too.

M: Mellow and modest carbonation, medium body. This isn't thin, but it's certainly not as heavy as I might have expected. Tangy and acidic bitterness hanging fairly gently on the back of the tongue.

D: A likable big stout, that's for certain - and certainly doesn't seem quite as big as the 9.5% listed here. Not one I'd drink all the time, but very good for sipping and savoring. Cut the acid just a little and this climbs even higher on my list...worth seeking out for sure.

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Photo of Erdinger2003
3.76/5  rDev -10%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a good head that has unbelievable stickiness. Black color that you can see through a little when held up to the light. The slight smell of bourbon is soft and accompanied by roasty stout flavors. The taste is lighter compared to the Bourbon County '07 I had an hour ago. More light roasty flavors are what I taste with some bourbon aftertaste. Bubbles are kinda harsh. Really a lot of roastiness with much head and some soft bourbon flavors. Overall, ok, I will try next years once and see if I should've had this one right away.

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Photo of Wasatch
4.92/5  rDev +17.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Thanks to beerwolf77 for this brew.
2010 Edition
Bottled: Jan
Revisted: 7 Nov 10

DAMN! This is one tasty brew.

Poured into a chalice a black color, nice carbonation, nice little creamy/fizzy tan head, some islands and sticky lacing follows. The nose is big on roasted malts, oak/bourbon, vanilla, and chocolate/toffee. The taste is simply delicious, it hits you right in the face with a big bourbon/malt/chocolate/toffee notes, with some really nice vanilla sweetness. The warmth from the alcohol comes in next, and leaves the tummy nice and warm. Full body, well-rounded brew. Very drinkable, MAN! I wish this was available in Utah. One of the best brews I've had to date, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

Thanks to autumnaldave for this brew.

DAMN! This is one tasty brew.

Poured into a tulip a black color, nice carbonation, nice little creamy tan head, some islands and sticky lacing follows. The nose is big on roasted malts, oak/bourbon, vanilla, and chocolate/toffee. The taste is simply delicious, it hits you right in the face with a big bourbon/malt/chocolate/toffee, with some really nice vanilla sweetness. The warmth from the alcohol comes in next, and leaves the tummy nice and warm. Full body, well-rounded brew. Very drinkable, MAN! I wish this was available in Utah. One of the best brews I've had to date, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

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Photo of BeerBelcher
4.22/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

I was extremely impressed with this beer. I waited along time to have it (having had the Cherry Stout thanks to SurlySober before), and it did not disappoint. It was buttery, complex, unique, and fantastic.

My sample was fresh (delivered in the previous 24 hours) from Riley's in Madison, and it sat in my fridge for about a week after I bought it.

Its appearance was a dark color (opaque) with a sturdy head of tiny bubbles. Aroma was buttery and butterscotch-y mixed with roastiness. Flavor was roasty with a buttery, bourbon-y consistency and notes of butterscotch at the finish. It was rather complex and delicious. Mouthfeel was good. I found this beer to be highly drinkable.

This beer is both unique and delicious. Highly recommended.

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Photo of BeerTruth
4.35/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to BuckeyeNation for this treat.

12 oz. bottle poured into a nonic.

Pours a complete black with a big two finger tan colored head which takes a while to die down. Stickiness is pretty damn good, holds on and won't let go. Smell is a sweet coffee blended with delicious brownie batter. Good oaky/vanilla smells arise as well. Very enjoyable to the nose, can't detect any alcohol. Taste is amazing. Can't say I've tasted anything like this. Such a sweet chocolate-butter flavor with a perfect blend of vanilla. Aftertaste is a nice smooth bourbon flavor, but not booze like. Mouthfeel is a bit lighter bodied that I had anticipated with a bit of carbonation. Very smooth and creamy, god damn this is a good brew. I'll definitely be looking for this one again.

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Photo of brdc
4.3/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Small capped bottle. Aged one year.
Nice looking dark brew, but this one has very little head.
Complex nose, with a pronounced bourbon presence, and also oak, sweet malts, alcohol, just like the "non-aged" version.
Medium to full bodied, starts on the palate pleasantly sweetish, malty, with alcohol/bourbon overtones warming it up towards the end, but tamed compared to the non-aged version.
Compared to the non'aged version, this one feels less alcoholic, which enhanced its drinkability. It is not a remarkable difference but definitely made it better, so I will be aging my future bottles.

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Photo of biegaman
4.42/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A huge thanks to a generous trader - nflmvp - for this delicious Wisconsin treat of barrel aged brewers reserve Imperial goodness!

12oz bottle, pours out of the bottle with burning hot, fiery ruby red highlights and generated a swirl of tan gray bubbles that continued to circle the glass as they fared thinner and thinner, until eventually settling only as bold outline. The body is completely opaque with a chalky black appearance. The body displays a marble or stone like chalkiness, very handsome.

A delicious - and simply seductive - aroma which carries a huge bourbon character, boasting notes of oak, amaretto, vanilla, chocolate mousse, and akin to dark rich truffles. Especially near the end, and on a hard swirl, the presence of chocolate was intense. Very intense. It holds nearly all the "hotness" of a bourbon (with some of the 9,5% evident) and correspondingly - all the complexities too. Absolutely seductive!

Rich and silky mouthfeel with the alcohol presence mellowing out what is still a high level of roast. No doubt the barrels aging also helped, lending the flavours notes of French vanilla and oak. The mouthfeel has an almost shy level of roast - more like a toasty malt. A very light bitterness that rings out the finish although the flavours don't seem to last quite as long as I'd like them too. There is a great malt base, with deep roast but it is so mellowed out that it could almost go unnoticed.

This is almost overwhelmingly ALL bourbon in its character - more bourbon than beer almost. Also tasted are flavours of anise, roasted oats, and especially hazelnut - although I find much of the nuances in the aroma seem a little lost in the taste. All said and done this is delicious. Thanks Steve, this was greatly enjoyed on a rainy, Sunday afternoon.

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Brewer's Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout from Central Waters Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 615 ratings.