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RATINGS: 2125   WEIGHTED AVG: 4   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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This is a full-bodied stout with plenty of roast flavor as well as hints of molasses and chocolate. Ridiculous amounts of black and caramel malts make this stout smooth, creamy, and utterly opaque.


4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Enniskillen (2029) - Salinas, California, USA - NOV 27, 2004
Tons of carmel and chocolate. Nice black body, with a thin mocha head. Taste has coffee that strengthens, hops, slightly nutty with toffee. Not as rich/sweet as I expected, but a very nice brew.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Lumpy (1802) - Carrollton, Texas, USA - NOV 24, 2004
Bottle. Dark black coffee body with a thick beige head. Nose is all roasted malts. Thick roasted/coffee flavors. Very nice and drinkable. Perfect amount of bitterness. Very, very well done and deserving of such a high average.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Styles (2014) - Lincoln Park, Michigan, USA - NOV 20, 2004
Pours black with a decent tan head. Semi-strong coffee aroma. Mild coffee flavor in the middle. Long coffee aftertaste. Drank three of these. One with dinner was much better than other two. Overall was decent but I am not a coffee fan.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rudolf (2342) - Buffalo, New York, USA - NOV 18, 2004
Nose is caramel, milk, coffee - warm and fuzzy. Bitter up front, giving way to milky coffee, toffee. I can barely feel some hop tingles. Great roasted sweet finish

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Walt (2449) - Austin, Texas, USA - NOV 14, 2004
Poured black, thick, and greasy looking with a HUGE dark brown head that settled down to a big coffee ice cream looking deliciousness...huge coffee nose, with a hint of Nestle Quik as well...beautiful...huge bitter coffee flavor...really really really...bitter espresso finish...didn’t find to much chocolate in the mouth of this one...pretty good though!! Thanks to eboats!

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hellomynameis (874) - Mayer, Minnesota, USA - NOV 12, 2004
This is very good. Wonderful coffee and chocolate aroma, with a dark almost black colour. The head was huge and really stuck around. The taste was bitter coffee with a very nice balance of malt. Really, really nice stout.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pailhead (5024) - Brownstown, Michigan, USA - NOV 12, 2004
UPDATED: AUG 7, 2005 Bottle: Aroma is light coffee and chocolate. Pours a dark brown, virutally black, with a big tan head with decent retention. Nice roasted coffee flavor with a nice balanced chocolate maltness. Black coffee bitterness in the finish. Nice stout.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Odeed (1784) - Bakersfield, California, USA - NOV 11, 2004
once again,bells does not disapoint.black body with a creamy/lumpy head.aroma is top notch with a combination of coffee and chocolate.the flavor is great!loads of coffee,some roasted malts,carmel,malts,and milk chocolate.this is the best sweet stout i have ever had.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
eboats (1082) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - NOV 7, 2004
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2004 Black with a beautiful dark brown head. Has a strong chocolate and coffee aroma that resembles a chocolate expresso. The flavor is dominated by sweet chocolate with a nice touch of slighty bitter coffee to compliment it. Has a wonderful creamy mouthful that leaves the mouth satisfied.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sickboy282 (1115) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 3, 2004
Pours a deep black with a halo of an off-white head. Aromas of Roasted nuts, chocolate, espresso and a little hay. Mouthfeel is medium bodied wih a creamy finish. Flavors chocolate, caramel, a slight charcoal-y roastiness and again, espresso. Very nice for a sweet stout. Reminds me of an oatmeal stout.


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