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RATINGS: 1074   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
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This big, roasty stout takes flavor to the extreme. We arenít afraid to use plenty of rich roasted barley and a mountain of hops to give this full-bodied stout that little extra something youíve been looking for in a beer.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pivo (2626) - GERMANY - DEC 31, 2004
Light nose - could have been more here. Opaque black color with a tall foamy, tan head. Quick chocolately malt with some burnt malt, tobacco and a charcoal aftertaste. A little thin. Different stout taste and Iíll give some bonus point for a unique taste. Balance is a little off, but this is enjoyable.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
biz82 (1328) - austin, Texas, USA - DEC 23, 2004
Deep ruby/brown with little head or carbonation. Aroma of expresso, toffee, vanilla. Very roasty in flavor. Decent to good body. Moderate hop flavor and bitterness. Well balanced if somewhat understated stout.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (10842) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 12, 2004
Deep dark stout with an off-white head. Chocolate and coffee aroma with nice touch of hops. Crisp cold coffee, lightly sweet chocolate, malts. Bitterness in finish. Lighter bodied than expected. Good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
chriso (7482) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2004
Black in colour, almost opaque. No head to speak of. A smooth coffee accented stout, with lots of roast malt. Well balanced, with a hint of bitterness. Dry finish. Not a blockbuster in the US style, but a pleasant, almost understated brew. Bottled at the Brickskeller, with BuckNaked and Argo0.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bubbleflubber (1935) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - DEC 5, 2004
UPDATED: MAY 30, 2006 Pours tall with a thin, tan head.... leaves no lace. Almost opaque, but just a shade under in color. The nose is of roasted wine..... a hint of sweetness comes through. Big roasted, smoky coffee flavor. It has a medium mouthfeel with a lingering finish. It is a beer to be enjoyed on occasion.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
smoosh (536) - New Albany, Indiana, USA - DEC 1, 2004
Bottle - big, roasty nose. Black body with a creamy tan head atop. Much, much roast in the flavor. Maybe a tad one-dimensional, but I like it! As I go, however, Iím getting a touch of coffee late, late in the finish. Big, sturdy mouthfeel. Good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Walt (2449) - Austin, Texas, USA - NOV 27, 2004
Poured black with fluffy quick fading khaki head...smell is very roasty...coffee, cocoa, roasted malts, burnt wood...nice mild flavor...bitter coffee...great mouthfeel...tasty...

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
badgerben (4576) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - NOV 26, 2004
Black color with a medium head. Slight coffeish aroma. Coffee and malt taste, but more bitter than one might expect. Decent.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
robertsreality (2460) - Minnesota, USA - NOV 22, 2004
Black Coloring With Tan Head. Light Roasts on the Nose..Little Smokey...Little Carbonated at The Beginning...Coffe...Dry and Bitter.. Decent Stout, But Not One Iíd Return to Often.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CapFlu (4725) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 22, 2004
(Bottle) Pours a thin, beige, dissipating head with an opaque body. The nose is of fresh coffee grounds and mildly acidic. Very acidic taste though a powerful coffee malt backs it up. I wasnít totally satisfied with this beer considering my love of their other product. Iíll definitely try to sample this again... Thanks Lubiere.


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