hopscotch (9559) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - DEC 25, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle... Pours pitch-black with a small cappuccino head. The aroma features deeply roasted malts, dark chocolate and a kiss of vanilla. Full-bodied with a silky mouthfeel and adequate carbonation. Tons of deeply roasted malts, black patent malt and Euro-hop bitterness balances things out. Burnt, roasty finish. Bottle courtesy of newcigarz!
BeerFanDan17 (1019) - Brunswick, Maine, USA - OCT 26, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
A rich stout with roasty and chocolatey notes. Pours a medium dark brown with a short head.
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Dogbrick (8688) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 25, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample at GABF 10/04/2014, thanks to my BIL for assistance with note-taking. Brownish-black color with a thin tan head that recedes quickly. Strings of lace. Chocolate and malt in the nose. Light-bodied with flavors of roasted malt, chocolate and mild coffee. The finish is roasty with a chocolate malt aftertaste. Above average overall.
50belair (2490) - Florida, USA - OCT 21, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared by Tony. Dark brown pour with a kaki head. Sweet with light roasted and lactose highlights. Somewhat on the bitter side. Average body and mouthfeel.
adnielsen (9481) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 11, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
GABF 2014. Pours a deep brown / black appearance with a creamy dark brown head. Cocoa, some roasted malt, mild coffee, coconut, and milk sugar flavors. Clean and pretty tasty. Would drink again.
jredmond (5673) - Manhattan, New York, USA - OCT 8, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Samped at GABF 2014 with Andrew, Mel and David. Pours a deep brown body with thin tan lacing. Aroma is soft cocoa and light malt. Mouthfeel is medium to creamy with notes of lactose, cocoa, light milk chocolate and faint roast.
gyllenbock (5031) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 26, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Beachwood, Long Beach, August 2014.
Black with a small tan head. Sweet with milk chocolate, coffee and some cocoa. The mouthfeel was creamy and the bitterness light. A pleasant "dessert beer" after the meal.
jlulensk (35) - san jose, California, USA - JUL 30, 2014
4.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
One if their many fine stouts. Try them all. Really like the addition of the milk sugar, and the roasted malta combine for a great chocolate flavor.
decaturstevo (5215) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - JUL 22, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Brown/black pour with tan head and lace. Aroma is chocolate and coffee. Flavor is chocolate, coffee, nice roasted malt, with a smooth clean malt bitter. Medium body with smooth carbonation.
joeneugs (3498) - Livermore, California, USA - MAR 14, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
On draft at the brewery. It pours dark brown with a small tan head. The aroma is balanced between coffee, toast and cocoa. Equal parts of each and very interesting. The flavor is more of the same. Nice balance of roasted malt, cocoa and spice. Nice beer.