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RATINGS: 308   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
The Captain is leader of a fire crew. This beer takes charge of your taste buds with its rich flavor. Roasty malt character that has hints of chocolate and coffee which balances the smooth, velvety finish. The thick, creamy head lasts and lasts, leaving lace in your glass as your beer disappears. This beer pairs well with food. Great with dinner or as breakfast or even with a rich vanilla-bean ice cream.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tmongoose (2056) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - SEP 12, 2015
draft that poured a medium brown with white head. really not sure you can call this a stout versus a black ipa. if its a stout then the flavor is all wrong if its a black ipa then you are right on target medium roasted malt base with a huge hop nose. the flavor is more of the same nice hoppy flavor start to finish on a medium roasted malt base evenly balanced but you need to get the style right.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
TylerGreenDC (723) - - SEP 12, 2015
Draft. Dark brown color, brown head. Lots of ashy, roasty coffee, malt with a bit of chocolate and toffee. Dry, dry finish. Nothing too extraordinary, but when you want a 6% stout...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DiarmaidBHK (4019) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 6, 2015
Draft at fireworks pizza Leesburg. Pours black with an inch of khaki foam. Leaves some lacing in the glass. Some solid pine on the nose along with some roasted notes. A bit hop forward on the tongue for my taste but still flavorful and balanced. Finished clean. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
N3lson1 (823) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - SEP 3, 2015
Drank on tap at Backyard Ale House in Scranton, Pa. Pours a nice deep, dark, brown/black color with very little light brown head. Smells of chocolate and malts. A good brew, a little off putting taste in the beginning that grows on you.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arnold931 (1178) - Iowa, USA - AUG 28, 2015
Draft at Bricks. Pours dark brown with nice tan head and lacing. Nose is chocolate and roast. Taste is mostly roast with a little coffee. Good stout.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
bpreo (2355) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - AUG 26, 2015
This beer is named for fire crews. It’s appropriate this time of year because of all the work those people are doing 24/7 around here right now. It’s an excellent Stout. Couldn’t really get much better. Just needs more alcohol (make it Imperial).

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
drpimento (2863) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 25, 2015
Really good! Fairly dry, roasty, hint of smoke & tang. Plenty bitter. Fairly clean. Great appearance with a long lasting head & lots of lace. Suggestions of vanilla in finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lusikka (7650) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2015
Draught @ Alpine Beer Co Pub, Alpine, CA. Pours a black colour with a small beige head. Aroma of roastiness, nuts and mild graininess. Rich flavour of roastiness, burnt bread, nuts and grassy hops. Medium bodied. Rich and dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
olio (8721) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2015
Tap @ Alpine Beer Co. Pub, Alpine.
Pours black color with a small beige head. Hops on the nose, cocoa, chocolate and Dark malts. Malty flavor, dry, ashy, cocoa some roast. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (5840) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2015
Draught @ Alpine Beer Co Pub, Alpine, CA

Pours pitch black with a smooth brown head. Aroma of roasty malts, coffee, hints of licorice and ash. Taste is smooth, slightly roasty and ashy with hints of licorice, coffee and dark chocolate. Finish is smooth, slightly roasty and ashy. Okay.

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