Propeller Nachtflug | Propeller Getränke

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Propeller NachtflugPropeller Nachtflug

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Propeller Getränke

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.10%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Ciocanelu on 04-12-2014

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Ratings: 14 |  Reviews: 6
Reviews by Ciocanelu:
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4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

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Photo of Marius
3/5  rDev -19.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of nikigava
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of RuudJH
3.8/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Dark brown with a light brown creamy head.
Smell of red forest fruit, some chocolate and coffee. Some nuts.
Taste mild bittersweet. Big roasted malts and nuts taste.
Mouthfeel is quite a bit thinner than I expected. The alcohol does turn up in the aftertaste as a bit of burn. Not too badly though.
Overall it's a mediocre stout. It's serving it's purpose as an example of the style, and I love the style, but it's quite boring also.

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Photo of beerdrifter
2.96/5  rDev -20.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

Picked this up at a great beer shop in Darmstadt, Germany, Maruhn Welt der Getränke. Pitch black pour with a quickly fading two finger caramel-colored head with nice lacing. The nose is big and roasty initially, but is quickly taken over by hints of smokey, burnt rubber. The taste follows suit with the burnt rubber and smoke dominating the hints of dark chocolate and cocoa. The mouthfeel is thick and chewy with a creamy, subtly sweet finish. Overall, there is a ton of potential with this beer, as there are a lot of nice roasty chocolate notes. But sadly it's covered up by an off-putting smokiness that I just can't get past...

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Photo of drmeto
2.89/5  rDev -22.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.25

-roasty coffee,caramel,toffee
-Follows the nose plus alcohol sweetness
-metallic and boozy finish
-fairly boozy
-low carbonation
Fairly poor Imperial Stout

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Photo of iftcoach
4/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of leitmotif
4/5  rDev +7.2%

Photo of clarknova
4.13/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of BeerAndGasMasks
3.63/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

From the bottle, it pours a very dark brown with a small head which quickly dissipates leaving no lacing. Some roasted malts in the nose, followed by the same with bitter chocolate in the mouth. Light burnt flavor in the aftertaste.

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Photo of moose1980
3.66/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Disclaimer: Had this one down in the cellar for about a year and half.

L: Black with dark brown edges and a thick, light brown head leaving minimal lacing. Appears to have a surprising amount of thickness to it as it is poured. S: Chocolatey, roasted malts. Slightly metallic, a bit like a Schwarzbier. Faint liquorice. T: Cocoa and slightly herbal/medicinal with a bitter-dry finish. F: Low carbonation with a thicker body than expected after spending some time in the cellar.
Overall: A solid IS. Nothing crazily overwhelming, but certainly worth the couple of euros it cost.

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Photo of 22Blue
4/5  rDev +7.2%

Photo of Beersnake1
4.01/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Poured from fridge temp. Pours jet black with nice tan head. Nose is licorice, chocolate, coffee, roasted malts, and some dark fruit. Taste follows the nose - nice sweet dark fruit (cherries, raspberries), figs, chocolate, coffee, tobacco, and candy. No alcohol detected. Mouthfeel is very creamy. Overall, a really nice stout.

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Photo of dcmchew
4.2/5  rDev +12.6%

Propeller Nachtflug from Propeller Getränke
Beer rating: 3.73 out of 5 with 14 ratings