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RATINGS: 189   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   IBU: 11   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Holding true to the Northern English tradition, the Decadent Dark Chocolate Ale has at its foundation a nutty profile with a round mouthfeel. added is a Chocolate Extract consisting of three blended chocolates of varied depth. The result is a rich, but not overtly sweet, experience for both the beer and the chocolate enthusiast.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ebone1988 (1416) - Dearborn, Michigan, USA - JAN 6, 2013
Aroma is sweet chocolate, vanilla on the end. Appearance is a dark brown, light brown head. Taste is light, malty, very chocolate aftertaste and super bitter about 2 seconds after you swallow. Mouthfeel is average, light and slightly carbonated. Overall it is ok, could do with higher ABV as there is much potential here.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ordybill (1340) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - OCT 11, 2016
Poured from the tap into a mug at Taco Mac in Smyrna, GA. The beer has a great dark black color with a small tan head. The taste is an incredible chocolate flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
SG111 (1295) - New York, USA - SEP 14, 2016
Tap at Clubhouse BFD. Nitro. Pours black, nitro head. Aroma is caramel, sweet chocolate, smells like a werther’s original. Flavor is caramel, chocolate. Nice but super thin body. Watery. Wayyyy too thin. Oh well. Nice nose.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cybercat (5169) - Georgia, USA - AUG 26, 2016
Taps dark chocolate brown with a thin pale buff head. Aroma delivers strong sweet chocolate and roasted malt notes. Milk chocolate dominates the flavor while sharing the stage with roast malt and subtle woody hops and nutty tones. Mouthfeel presents decent body, OK fizz, and a chocolate finish. Get Detroit decadent!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
rdixon77 (2359) - Georgia, USA - JUL 16, 2016
Tad thin, sort of chalky chocolate taste. Mild maltiness. Decently drinkable. Meh.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Itzjerm (2317) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - JUL 3, 2016
Very bland on flavors. Aroma is chocolate bar. Styrofoam flavor. Thin fading head. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lowe1983 (1517) - Dayton, Ohio, USA - MAY 12, 2016
Pours a black color with a tan head. Aroma is mostly chocolate with coffee, roasted malts, and molasses. Flavor is bitter chocolate with some coffee and roasted malt. Not quite as thick as I was going but still good.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
mymaestro (55) - Austin, Texas, USA - APR 12, 2016
On nitro at Opal Divine’s pours thick black with a creamy tan head that lasts. Sweet vanilla aroma. Flavor is pure chocolate. Good medium bodied feel on nitro.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
weitz15 (542) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAR 19, 2016
Deep dark pour, thin creamy brown head. Rich chocolate aroma, medium body, Does not resemble dark chocolate but the cocoa is present. Mild hopped finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Holtguy (167) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - FEB 15, 2016
Pours black with creamy off white head dissipates to about 1/8 inch. Slight lacing. Aroma is hot fudge sundae complete with whipped cream. This aroma seems artificial. Taste is like a thin bodied, smooth oatmeal stout mixed with Hershey’s syrup. Not bad, but doesn’t seem artfully constructed. I don’t know, maybe I’m being too harsh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
egajdzis (6130) - Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2016
Opaque black with a medium sized, tan head that left nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of roasted malts, some cocoa, dark fruits. Taste of bitter roast, cocoa, on the thinner side.

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