50belair (2356) - Florida, USA - OCT 21, 2014
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle shared by Tony. Dark brown pour with a kaki head. Chocolate coffee aromas. Bakers chocolate, bitter/tangy coffee, and bitter dark toasted malt notes. Huge amounts of mocha when it warms up. Good body and mouthfeel.
daknole (9226) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 20, 2014
4.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Holy shit this is great. Samples at GABF. Pours nearly black, nice brown head. Creamy, bold, coffee, fudge brownies, chewy. Just incredibly good. One of the best beers I had at GABF.
biggsbowler (334) - Port St. Lucie, Florida, USA - OCT 20, 2014
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle - pours dark black with brown hue. An awesome coffee aroma in the nose with hints of chocolate. Roasted coffee and chocolate taste. It’s fudgy and rich.
adnielsen (9285) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 11, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
GABF 2014. Pours a black appearance with a dark brown head. Quite roasty. Plenty of dark chocolate, moderate coffee, earth, and a hint of smoke. Lots of flavor. Great beer.
jredmond (5459) - Manhattan, New York, USA - OCT 8, 2014
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
GABF 2014 with Andrew, Mel and David. Pours a deep black with thick tan lacing and head. Aroma is incredible - rich luscious espresso covered in sugar and sweet caramel syrup. Mouthfeel is medium with notes of sweet cocoa and chocolate coming through balancing nicely against the rich espresso character. Great.
jtclockwork (8595) - , New Jersey, USA - SEP 9, 2014
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle at weekly tasting. Pours black brown head. Nose/taste of fresh coffee, mocha, roast chocolate, espresso. Medium body.
vtafro (3567) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - SEP 9, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Brown pour with tan head. Smokey, roasted, coffee aromas. Super roasted flavors, coffee.
Experiment_Ale (1033) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 28, 2014
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
At The Common Table with Jacob, Justin, and Cody. Pours black with a hint of lacing. Aroma is absolutely massive freshly ground espresso beans, dark chocolate, delicious authentic dark breakfast coffee. Taste is fantastic, chalky espresso beans, chocolate, dark toasty.
Theydon_Bois (9145) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAY 3, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at Beachwood, Long Beach, 17/04/14.
Extremely dark mahogany brown/light black with a moderate tan covering that retains as a large lake and edgeing.
Nose carries a big mocha blast, roasted malt, chocolate.
Taste comprises coffee cake icing, sweet licks, cocoa powder, vanilla essence, roast malt, coffee bean.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Solid coffee fuelled porter.
jmikolich (1468) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - APR 1, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Beachwood LB, super strong coffee nose, no surprise there, I don’t find the fudge or cacao nibs because of the abundance of coffee, almost a gritty like texture which is surprising, still a fantastic brew.