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RATINGS: 1900   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 183   ABV: 6.1%
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Sweeter and smoother than Kalamazoo Stout. A beer for special winter occasions. Great with chocolate desserts. Available October-March.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Prufrockstar (1980) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 8, 2016
Draft at cappy’s. Dark pour, clear with ruby highlights, khaki head, minimal lacing. Coffee, roast, medium- body, chalky texture, lightly sweet, medium bitter finish. Not as creamy as name suggests, comes off harsher than I imagined it would. Overall: okay, but not gonna seek this one out again.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zoret (323) - Badalona, SPAIN - JUL 29, 2016
D’ampolla al BBF-Lab Barcelona 2016. Cervesa amb aromes torrats, de xocolata, cacau, i cafč.Cos mig-baix i sedós amb carbonatació baixa. Molt bona.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (15149) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 12, 2016
Bottle at home. Black - offwhite head. High malty. Sweetness. Ok burned. Ok sweetness. Cocoa. Chocolate. Smooth body. Some vanilla. Bitter burned. Some licorice. Nice.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MaltOne (315) - Wisconsin, USA - JUL 10, 2016
Pours dark opaque coffee brown, creamy cappuccino head. Coffee and roasted malt aroma. Coffee and roasted malt flavor, nice slightly bitter/ashy finish to balance. Palate creamy. Overall, chewy, creamy, rich, while not overly sweet, with slightly dry finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ozzy70 (775) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - JUL 6, 2016
Tap at Whole Foods, Omaha. Poured black, creamy tan lasting head. Aroma was chocolate, roasted coffee, nutty. Taste was sweet, creamy, coffee, chocolate. Very nice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dedollewaitor (15536) - Odense, DENMARK - JUL 6, 2016
Bottle @ Mikkeller. Poured black with a creamy beige head. Coffee and chocolate. Some vanilla. Smooth and soft with a dry roasted finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
luttonm (4612) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUN 16, 2016
Bottle in Seattle. Thanks Andrew. Tiny head, quick foam. Deep brown, lactic, deep milk chocolate, mocha. Rich, creamy, delicious, ok spicy alcohol. Tasty but not outstanding.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Listigovers (904) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 12, 2016
Nice roasted flavour with some oats. Pours black with thin tan head. Tastes really nice rich malt flavour with little bitterness or astringency. Interesting mouth coat, lots of flavour, good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mike_77 (5399) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - JUN 6, 2016
Black with quick fading head. Aroma and flavour have are intense but certainly not overpowering. Smooth and creamy texture. Flavours of sweet coffee with milk and some chocolatey notes too.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
andrewje41 (2865) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - MAY 29, 2016
12 oz bottle poured. Pours a near black with a loose bubble head. Aroma is initially sweet, with a caramel malt and chocolate settle. Flavor is rich chocolate, some vanilla, but masked by a roasted finish. A little empty on the finish. Some late chocolate, cocoa reminder. Pretty good, but expectations were not quite met.


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