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RATINGS: 1882   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.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hackobock (3116) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2016
April 20, 2016. Bottle, bottled January 27, 2016.
Black with a large creamy tan head, Aroma is roasted malt, some caramel,roasted ground coffee, salty licorice, coffee, toffee, dark chocolate, hints of ink, vanilla and ash. Taste is light sweet, soft medium roasted bitterness. Finish is light sweet with some toffee notes and hints of vanilla, dry roasted bitterness with cocoa, roasted coffee, some ash notes with a very light earthy note, some salty hard licorice notes. Medium bodied, slightly creamy texture, soft, small bubble carbonation.
Nice, has that finishing sweetness the Kalamazoo stout was lacking and a bit creamier mouthfeel.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ansalon (2666) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - APR 18, 2016
Pours a very dark brown with a low tan head. Aromas of nutty, roasted malts, roasted chocolate, lactose, vanilla, nougat. Taste is chocolate sweetness with caramel and nutty notes. Mouthfeel is a bit too light bodied with moderate carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ktwse (3661) - Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 18, 2016
Pours black with low tan head. Aroma of milk chocolate, vanilla, almonds, nougat. Taste is mild chocolate bitter with a smooth mellow sweet finish. Body is a tad too light but smooth with soft carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Habanero (3789) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - APR 13, 2016
Bottled. Pours deep brown with an average tan head. Aroma slightly roasted malt, chocolate and coffee notes. Sweet flavor that ends up more dry and with bitter notes. Medium bodied, oily texture and soft carbonation. An excellent Stout. 🌟🌟🌟🌟

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
phillybass (96) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 12, 2016
This beer was available on draft on mad for mex which tends to ruin beers so perhaps it could be better. Very smooth stout with decent roastiness. Actually some aroma which is a welcome addition. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
zvsn (1458) - ISRAEL - APR 4, 2016
Bottle sample at a tasting at Beer&Beyond shop. Pours brown black with a small beige head. Aroma of roasted malt, dark chocolate, coffee, caramel. Sweet malt, cocoa, coffee, nuts, chocolate flavors, light green notes, mild roasted acidity. Medium-bodied, almost dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rayaron (1219) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - MAR 31, 2016
Bottle sample at a tasting at Beer and Beyond, Tel Aviv. Opaque black with brownish head. Aroma of roasted malt, coffee, cream and hint of horse manure. Bittersweet flavor with notes of roasted malt, lots of coffee, a bit creamy. Medium-bodied, silky texture. Very good.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sirzekel (45) - Georgia, USA - MAR 26, 2016
6.2%, great milk stout. Coffee flavor with more carbonation than I expected. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drsordr (2100) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - MAR 25, 2016
Draft to taster at cappy’s pour opaque black with thin tan head. Nose roasted malt, chocolate, sweet oats. Taste sweet from the beginning, red fruit, then moderate roasted malt. Milk chocolate and coffee mid palate.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Turboninja (435) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 19, 2016
Bottle@home, from Heinen’s, Cleveland, USA. Medium/light aroma with hazelnut, dark chocolate and a hint of slightly roasted malts. Pitch black color with small/medium light beige head. Medium, organic, averagely balanced taste with nice combination of dark chocolate and roasted malts. A hint of dark fruits like plum. Medium taste spectrum and medium aftertaste with mildly roasted malts. Medium body with light/medium carbonation. Overall, balanced and organic stout without needless trickery.


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