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RATINGS: 352   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
This robust dark ale is surprisingly smooth and drinkable. Caramel, molasses and chocolate flavors fill the palate. Its sweet start is perfectly balanced by a roasted dry finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aggiebob (797) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - OCT 6, 2016
Draft. Dark brown with a thick tan head with nice retention. Aroma and taste was strong roasted malt and dark chocolate. Thick on the tongue.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
koleminer20 (2591) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - SEP 30, 2016
On draft at BJís in West Covina. The pour is a medium black with a thick light khaki head and a couple spots of lace. The aroma is pretty bland. There is a light roast and a hint of chocolate, but thatís is. No sweetness, no depth. The flavor is thin and light with more of a metallic malt dominating. There isnít much happening. Light malts, a hint of chocolate, and a heap of metallic grain thing happening that doesnít do anyone any favors. The mouth feel is thin and watery with a light carbonation and a real lack of flavors on the back end. The aftertaste is metallic and forced chocolate malts. Interesting, but not a full time beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarkSachon (949) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 15, 2016
Draft in a flight at BJís in the North Hills of Pittsburgh. Probably a lot better than the low ratings indicate, and was really pretty good, especiallypaired with the All Night Burger.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
TEJA (2469) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 11, 2016
Draught at the restaurant in Sunvalley shopping mall. Long lasting brown head. Clear dark brown color. Coffee and roasted malty aroma. Smooth roasted malty taste with a bit malt acidity. Medium bitterness and body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lowe1983 (1517) - Dayton, Ohio, USA - MAY 29, 2016
Pours a black color with a light tan head. Aroma is of roasted malts, coffee, and some chocolate. Flavor is light and creamy with the roasted malts and coffee. Not much lingering flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
UDBeernut (2702) - Earth & Jacksonville (weekends), Florida, USA - MAY 18, 2016
dark pour, cream hued head. light body, almost a nitro like mouth feel. some roasted malt, patented malt, balanced sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GenDV138 (6103) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - APR 26, 2016
4-5 oz pour on draft at BJís (Gainesville, VA location) with a Mustang Sally yelling DCLawyer. Dark brownish black with light tan head. Aromas of coffee, chocolate, roast. Tastes of dark chocolate, caramel, syrup. Medium body with a dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
prawlie (1500) - ENGLAND - APR 19, 2016
Draught. Nice and well balanced porter with an attractive treacle aroma. I went for a BJs flight and this was the pick of the bunch.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
HourGlass13 (626) - North Carolina, USA - APR 2, 2016
On nitro. Pours up a dark brown, nearly black, with moderate tan head. Slight smoky, roasted aroma. Taste is nutty with a slight smoke and coffee presence. Smooth and creamy from the nitro, but still thin and watery with not enough body. Much lighter palate than expected.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (6846) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 16, 2016
Sampled on nitro draft at the Frederick MD location this beer poured a black color with a huge creamy beige head that lingered forever and left incredible lacing. The aroma was toasty and a bit smoky with vanilla and coffee notes. The flavor was smooth, toasty, and woody with vanilla cream and light fruity hops. Medium length finish. Moderately full bodied and very creamy. Solid.

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