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RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A Perfect Blend of Black, Chocolate and Roasted Malts Form this Medium Bodied, Sweet Dark Ale.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ads135 (3563) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - AUG 19, 2015
Pretty decent stout. Sweet and rich. Really chocolaty with a slick mouthfeel. Tried at El Bait Shop with Jess in 2015.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
csaso (1721) - Missouri, USA - JUN 5, 2015
Tap/Growler - nice big tan foamy head, pitch black color, big roasty aroma and flavor, mild chocolate, pretty smooth finish, pretty good for a stout ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ajnepple (3552) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - MAY 28, 2015
On tap at Bent River Rock Island. Black appearance with a tan head. Aroma of dark malts, chocolate, molasses, coffee, oats and roast. Similar flavor, kind of sweet, but kind of weird in a way too. Medium plus body. OK.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (7970) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 21, 2014
Draft - Molasses, oatmeal and lots of toast. Deep maroon with almost no head. Sweet dark fruit, raisin and a sweet finish. Fruity and almost too sweet, but interesting.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
nike (966) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 1, 2014
bottle, another thanks to Cheap...great call. Black pour, 1 inch brown head. An oatmeal stout that was not rude or assertive. Well balanced, chocolate malt notes with a subtle oatmeal flavor. Medium body, nice slight bite from a stout.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ARH (856) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 16, 2014
On tap, poured into a shaker. Oatmeal chocolate chip and raisin cookies are what this beer smells like. It has the appearance of a watery, dark brown-black liquid. It doesn’t leave any lace and retains a light ring of head. The beer is a combination of medium / medium-high sweetness with a light bitterness. The beer has a watery texture without too much carbonation - it’s kinda flat, but does had a very light, soft carbonation. The medium, malty body finishes with a sweet chocolate and raisin crescendo, and a touch of cola. The aftertaste is short lived, but has a fresh baked cookie quality.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iphonephan (4610) - McLean, Virginia, USA - FEB 5, 2014
On draft at the brewery in Rock Island IL. Pours a clear dark cola with an off white head. Nutty aroma. Flavors of charred wood with some chocolate and coffee notes. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, bitter roasted finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11585) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 29, 2012
on tap-tan-mahogany. A-sweet dk malt-roasty/molasses, peat. T-sweet dk malt-roasty/molasses, peat, earthy hops.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radagast83 (5809) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - AUG 11, 2012
4oz sampler at the Bent River brewpub. Poured a close-to-black color with a small tan head. Aroma had plenty of chocolate malts, with some grain and oat characters, some cereal. Flavor was nice and chocolate, with oat-grain notes. This was pretty enjoyable. I enjoyed the palate a bit more with this one over the Uncommon Stout.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
keepersj12 (2945) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - JUN 25, 2012
Dark brown with a tan head. A fathers day gift from my son. Nice Malty aroma with chocolate, some coffee and roast Malts. The flavor was similar, slightly sweet and easy drinking. A bit thin but still quite good.


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