1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Satin Solitude Imperial Stout - Central Waters Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Satin Solitude Imperial StoutSatin Solitude Imperial Stout

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
86
very good

836 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 836
Reviews: 384
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 11.26%
Wants: 56
Gots: 75 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Central Waters Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 02-19-2002)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 836 | Reviews: 384 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of gobuccos
4.09/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of The-Adjunct-Hippie
4.26/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Appearance : almost totally opaque root beer colored body when held up to the light, the logo on the other side of the glass can barely be seen. Head is large and in charge. Leaves foamy lace around the cup as it recedes.

Aroma : typical stout aromas with black licorice, dark chocolate, faint cocoa powder, coffee bean. Very strong bouquet, very nice.

Flavor : a roast hop flavor hits first following with a wave of one of the most beautiful coffee bean and bitter dark chocolate flavor I've laid lips to. That rush really helps the score. It leaves a smokey, charred finish. Even at the end there is an encore of spicy licorice bite that balances the char with a SNAP. Just overall fantastic.

Mouthfeel : medium to full bodied, you can't exactly chew it - as it's a little smoother than that, but it easily falls within imperial stout territory. The finish is charred and just the perfect amount of dryness. Some creamy fluff is left on the finish too.

Overall : I have stouts once in awhile. Not because I'm not a fan - I'm totally crazy about them - but because I like to relish the experience of a stout. This experience was beyond pleasurable. I highly recommend.

Photo of DrunkinYogi
3.63/5  rDev -5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TheArtOfWort
4.72/5  rDev +23.6%

Photo of Sir_Illo
3.84/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of SeattleBoB76
4/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of cheesy26
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of paresis
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of DanforthPewter
4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

Photo of kplooki
4.05/5  rDev +6%

Photo of Holland
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

Photo of scottwurst
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

Photo of tappangordo
3.7/5  rDev -3.1%

Photo of jiggidy
4/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of a77cj7
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of Skillz
3.25/5  rDev -14.9%

Photo of teamwiggum
4/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of VonZipper
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of 1Sundown2C
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of OBD
4/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of Jlabs
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of VaTechPhilly
4/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of PeakedInHighSchool
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Satin Solitude Imperial Stout from Central Waters Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 836 ratings.