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Bacchus Brewing – Brumalia Imp Stout

Sweet, molasses like flavours with subtle bourbon notes that increase as it warms up.

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Feral Brewing Co – Boris

Brewery: Feral Brewing Co in Bussedean, WA Style:  Russian Imperial Stout ABV:  9.1% Rate Beer:  96/100 Pour:  ***lost review from 2016*** Deep dark chocolate colour with slight beige tan head.  Smooth and rich with chocolate and coffee tones. Little more carbonated than expected. Boris is an unexpected Russian. He’s here for a good time and a […]

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Craft Cartel Beer Club Subscription box

Marketing is a wonderful thing. I’ve spent the best part of the decade 2010s working in some aspect of digital marketing. I mention this because it was a marketing campaign that got me onto the Craft Cartel Beer Club Subscription. They were running their $1 promo which saw you get a box of 8 unique […]

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Bacchus Brewing – Bo Jingles VIII

Brewery: Bacchus Brewing in Capalaba, QLD Style: Imperial Stout ABV: 11.7% Rate Beer: not listed on Rate Beer Pour: Deep dark brown with a tan brown head on pour. Starting off with a heavy prayed smoke flavour before settling down to a casual sipper of a beer. Chocolate tones and cherry shine through as you drink […]

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Garage Project – Slay Ride

This tastes just like a rich dark chocolate mud cake.

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Six Strings Brewing Co – Gothic Imperial Stout

Brewery: Six Strings Brewing Co in Gosford, NSW Style: Imperial Stout ABV: 9.8% Rate Beer: 43/100 Pour:  Black in colour with a small, thin tan brown head. A rich tapestry of sweet and Smokey flavours. Coffee, toffee, brown sugar and booze all combine to make this a great imperial stout. After flavours of bitterness and warming […]

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Five Barrel Brewing – 2017 Imperial Stout

Brewery: Five Barrel Brewing in Wollongong, NSW Style: Imperial Stout ABV: 9.6% IBUs: 50 Rate Beer: No Rating Yet Pour:  Deep black with a dark tan head that fades out quickly. Creamy texture with a smooth finish of roasted coffee and dark chocolate. The lighter of the series of imperial stouts from Five Barrel but holds […]

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Goose Island – Bourbon County Brand Stout 2018

Brewery: Goose Island in Chicago, Illinois USA Style: Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout ABV: 15.1% IBUs: 60 Rate Beer: 100/100 Pour:  Deep, thick black in colour with minimal head on pour. Cracking this with two good mates on my 40th birthday as a night cap after a day of solid beer drinking. This big, bad boozy […]