Art (2310) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 1, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Rich aroma of chocolate and coffee. The vanilla sweetens the bite a bit. Slight bitterness.
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Hammy78 (885) - Dundas, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 3, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from a trade with Weezel. Pours a deep black, thick light mocha coloured head, leaving lots of lace. Nose is malt dominant, coffee grounds, milk chocolate, sweet, vanilla. Tastes big coffee, bitter, sweet, toffee, caramel, vanilla. Pretty awesome for a regular.
two7offsuit (376) - Massachusetts, USA - SEP 3, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours dark brown with a thick light brown head. Aroma is strong dark roast coffee. Flavor is coffee, roasted malt, and a hint of dark chocolate.
cmacklin (450) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 2, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
650ml bottle. Pours an opaque, dark brown almost black with a large, frothy, long lasting, light brown head that laces. Strong coffee aroma with roasted malt, vanilla and dark chocolate. Sweet flavour of vanilla, caramel, liquorice and dark chocolate with a bitter coffee finish. Medium to full body with a smooth, oily texture and soft carbonation. Excellent. A world class Imperial Porter.
ElManana (1148) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - SEP 2, 2015
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle bough at bier-deluxe.de. Roast, coffee, lots of vanilla, chocolate and light bitterness. Awesome beer I must say, got even better after letting it rest overnight.
smaynard6000 (808) - Apopka, Florida, USA - AUG 26, 2015
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle. Pours black with a small creamy brown head. Aroma is robust roasted chocolate malt and coffee. Roasted coffee flavor with vanilla notes. Full bodied with creamy texture and lingering roasty finish. Excellent.
George2Tall (29) - - AUG 24, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
The vanilla / coffee combination is not unpleasant, but it can be overpowering. This is a beer to be enjoyed once, but cannot be drunk over an evening.
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Johnstledger8 (263) - Dublin, IRELAND - AUG 22, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pitch black with a relatively lasting coffee brown head leaving lots of lacing. Aroma of vanilla, coffee, chocolate. Similar flavours, some liquorice and dark fruits coming through. Slick oily mouthfeel, medium carbonation.
altonbrownd (3977) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - AUG 20, 2015
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle from Chevy Chase Beer and Wine. Dark black body with thin head. Nose is liquorice, caramel. Oily taste. Nice roast and toasty. Smooth, creamy texture. Vanilla in the finish. Really nice!
jackafholmes (714) - - AUG 20, 2015
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from brewdog bar, Sheffield. Black with tan head. Aroma is all coffee, deep roasted coffee flavours and a touch of vanilla/chocolate in the background. Taste is sweet and bitter. Medium body and prickly carbonation. Amazing stuff.
njager246 (607) - grand rapids, Michigan, USA - AUG 17, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma is a chocolate explosion with some roasted notes of coffee and malt, taste is thick with chocolate and vanilla, hints of coffee balance it out wonderfully fantastic!