Black Squirrel Bourbon Stout | Lake Bluff Brewing Company

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14 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Lake Bluff Brewing Company
Illinois, United States
lbbrew.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.10%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Description- A sweet, malty Imperial Stout with notes of vanilla and chocolate. Finishes with a mellow bourbon character. Great with dessert...or as dessert. Offered in fall and winter. 27 IBU

Added by emerge077 on 04-01-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
14
Reviews:
1
Avg:
3.5
pDev:
19.71%
 
 
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0
Gots:
1
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0
User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 14 |  Reviews: 1
Photo of MattChicago
5/5  rDev +42.9%

Some are literally addicted to this beer. Big beer. Thick mouth feel. Smoky, coffee, toasty, chocolate, alcohol aroma.

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Photo of Marshall_ofmcap
4.5/5  rDev +28.6%

Photo of DrGonzoDDS
4.25/5  rDev +21.4%

Photo of Nurt20
4.25/5  rDev +21.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of EddieJoe
4.25/5  rDev +21.4%

Photo of DocDownUnder
4/5  rDev +14.3%

Photo of brandoman63
4/5  rDev +14.3%

Photo of prisoner1572
4/5  rDev +14.3%

Photo of Nightrain
4/5  rDev +14.3%

Photo of imperialking
4/5  rDev +14.3%

Photo of arlingtonjoe
3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of Skater_Rich
3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of KTCamm
3.36/5  rDev -4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Served on tap at the brewery in LB.

Pours pitch black, some foam. Rings around. Deep malty nose. Taste is a rich chocolately malt with a whiskey back. Light carbonation. Aftertaste is a little boozy. Good flavor, a little hard in the finish. A tough drink. Flavorful but real boozy tasting.

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Photo of Hopheadjeffery
3/5  rDev -14.3%

Black Squirrel Bourbon Stout from Lake Bluff Brewing Company
3.5 out of 5 based on 14 ratings.
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