Goose Island Beer Company Bourbon County Brand Stout

Bourbon County Brand Stout

 

Goose Island Beer Company in Chicago, Illinois, United States 🇺🇸

Stout - Imperial Winter
Score
8.72
ABV: 14.6% IBU: 60 Ticks: 157
The Original Bourbon Barrel aged Imperial Stout. Our primary focus every year is to make this beer the best that it’s ever been, with the best ingredients, which includes the finest of bourbon whiskey barrels. This year’s Bourbon County Stout is aged in a mix of bourbon barrels from a variety of whiskey distilleries. Barrel-aged for a year to develop the complexity that only time can provide, Bourbon County Stout boasts a unique blend of flavors such as fudge, vanilla and caramel — topped off with a rich, complex mouthfeel.
 

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8
Appearance - 8 | Aroma - 8 | Flavor - 8 | Texture - 8 | Overall - 8

Bottle from Livonia Liquor. Pours a pitch black with a finger of brown head that lingers, then dissipates. Cacao nib, vanilla, oak and bourbon aromas on the nose. A touch of dark fruit as it warms up. Balanced on the palate, some light oxidation at almost a year old now. More oak, bourbon and cacao nib on the palate. Some coffee and lingering toasted vanilla. Solid stuff.

Tried from Bottle from Livonia Liquor & Fine Wine on 31 Oct 2021 at 12:47


8

EB Hopnick

Tried from Bottle at Azaleadalen on 07 Aug 2021 at 11:55


8

Magus, mõru, šokolaad, röst, viski, kohv, alkohol. Pole paha. 3.8

Tried from Bottle on 24 Jul 2021 at 19:05


8

Yesterday. Over the top age-wise.

Tried from Bottle at The Cod Father on 03 Jul 2021 at 15:52


8
Appearance - 8 | Aroma - 8 | Flavor - 8 | Texture - 8 | Overall - 8

Tap. Black colour and a dense beige head with a small layer retention. Smells of fruit candy, roasted malt, dark chocolate, mocha, wood, dark fudge. Retronasal it's sweet, bourbon, boozy, woody. Flavour is sweet, bourbon, woody. Alcoholfeel is strong but not sharp or burning. Full bodied. Long finish with light bitterness.

Tried from Draft at BeerTemple on 01 Jul 2021 at 15:32

gave a cheers!

8.4
Appearance - 8 | Aroma - 8.5 | Flavor - 8.5 | Texture - 8 | Overall - 8.5

Dark brown with a small beige head. Aroma of big bourbon, oak, booze, butterscotch, caramel, milk chocolate. Flavour is heavy sweet and moderate bitter. Full bodied with soft carbonation.

Tried from Bottle at BeerTemple on 20 May 2021 at 16:37


8
Appearance - 8 | Aroma - 8 | Flavor - 8 | Texture - 8 | Overall - 8

Bottle shared. Thanks. Opaque black color, average sized brown head. Smell and taste malts, roasted malts, roast, liquorice. Thick texture, sticky texture, full body. Heavy.

Tried on 14 May 2021 at 21:27



8

Blend 3 podstawek, aromat mocno traci o dziwo ale w smaku nadal pyszka

Tried on 27 Jan 2021 at 21:02


8

Bardzo sups, tylko troche za alko. No i makpke pod gorke, bo po bao od kaczora --- Beer merged from original tick of Bourbon County Brand Stout (2019) 14.7% on 09 Dec 2020 at 20:01 - Score: 8. Original review text: Moze mniej ciala niz przywkl czlowiek do bcbs, ale paleta sliczna, waniliowo-toffikrowkowa

Tried on 15 Jan 2021 at 22:42