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RATINGS: 691   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A robust Porter made with chocolate malt. This malt Beverage is brewed with coffee beans with Natural Flavor added (Vanilla Extract), and we balance it with U.S. Golding Hops. Our award winning brew is sure to please! Open it!


Lefty431's rating

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Lefty431 (6) - - DEC 16, 2012
Good beer! Smooth going down with a great finish. Vanilla is a solid flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mabel (7443) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 31, 2015
[7312-20150626] Tap. Mild roasted vanilla wood aroma. Black body with a big long-lasting creamy tan head and thick lacing. Vanilla roasted wood flavour continues in the flavour with a roasty sweet finish. Full body is quite roasted. Good. (8/3+/8/4/15) 3.8
(@ The Craft, Toronto, ON)
Overheard: "If they try and make you stop, just say, ’It’s OK, I’m Canadian.’" -- Americans returning to the US

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christpuncher (1954) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 24, 2015
Too much vanilla and not enough anything else. Very watery and flat. Tastes like vanilla extract. Smells like vanilla with some toasted malt notes. Junk

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hershiser2 (1426) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 17, 2015
Bottle. Pours black with an inch of tan head. Smells of coffee, chocolate milk, and vanilla. Taste is vanilla and chocolate milk. F-ing delicious.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
George2Tall (28) - - JUL 9, 2015
Pours very dark with moderate head. Sweet flavor, but not overpowering. The flavor starts with vanilla and finishes with coffee. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
chito53566 (2) - Appleton, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 4, 2015 does not count
Sweet up front and creamy throughout. The aroma is a bit weak and the sweetness is a little off putting to the nose. I would like to taste a bit more of the java flavoring.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JBPortland (1183) - Portland, Maine, USA - JUN 28, 2015
12oz bottle pours dark brown black with light edges and a small finger of light tan head. Nose is strong artificial vanilla, sweet syrup, french vanilla coffee, light roast. Taste is similar with overpowering vanilla, light caramel coffee, high sweetness. Finishes sweet, round vanilla, light cocoa. Thin. Too much.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jercraigs (8509) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 27, 2015
2015-06-26. Black body with a moderate creamy tan head. Aroma is strongly vanilla, sweetish, muted mocha undertones. Flavour has sweet vanilla character up front, bitter coffee notes follow. Smooth average plus bodied palate, soft carbonation. Okay, the vanilla character is nice but the coffee is a bit jarring. On tap at Craft, Toronto.

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
raymow (1040) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 20, 2015
bottled - nice dark color. Good chocolate and coffee flavor. Aroma could be better. Overall, pretty good porter.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ajnepple (3443) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - JUN 13, 2015
12 oz single bottle from Molly’s Spirits. Black appearance with a small, lingering brown head. Aroma of coffee beans, vanilla, light roast, cocoa, light caramel malt and bitter chocolate. Similar flavor. Light body. Good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (15390) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 10, 2015
Bottle. A dark brown beer topped by a small, dense, beige head. The aroma has lots of vanilla, some mocha, dark chocolate and a roasted touch. It’s full-bodied, smooth and semi-dry on the palate, even though there’s some vanilla and sugar sweetness. Roasted malts, chocolate, dark coffee and too much artificial feeling vanilla in the flavor. Oaked hints. Lasting roasted and vanilla-ish finish with dark chocolate and coffee. Too artificial vanilla going on here, else it’s quite nice. 150610


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