Purple Stone Gauntlet Series
J. Wakefield Brewing

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Style:
Stout - Russian Imperial
ABV:
13%
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3.89 | pDev: 0%
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1
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J. Wakefield Brewing
 
Florida, United States
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Retired (no longer brewed)
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Notes: Russian Imperial Stout aged in 27 Year Willett Bourbon barrels.
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StoutSnob40 from California

3.89/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

This beer needs a stronger malt backbone. It’s a pistachio, dark fruit bomb that doesn’t seem to complement the barrel treatment very well. Maybe some slight coconut from the bourbon-soaked oak, but it could be better. It’s good, but I had higher hopes. I think age had a bad impact on this.

Oct 07, 2020
Purple Stone Gauntlet Series from J. Wakefield Brewing
Beer rating: 3.89 out of 5 with 1 ratings