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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.


1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
jstonerock24 (98) - Englewood, Ohio, USA - APR 24, 2014
aroma is of caramel and chocolate, Flavor is flat with a weak chocolate finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (5975) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - APR 18, 2014
On tap. Pours a clear dark brown with a light brown head that dissipates to the edges and laces slightly. Aroma has a good amount of smoke with roasted malts and a touch dark grains. Flavor has a good amount of smoke with light roasted malts and some sweet dark grains.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BennyBinion (20) - Canyon, Texas, USA - MAR 6, 2014
Pours a dark brown with a light head. Incredibly smooth with chocolate and caramel flavors and a hint of coffee. Tastes just a little bit watered down.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MadRobin (1704) - Silver Spring, USA - MAR 5, 2014
On tap 5 oz. sample at BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse in Vienna (Tyson's Corner), VA. Clear, but very dense, black-mahogany with a nice creamy khaki head and excellent lacing. Aroma of molasses, citrus, mango and chocolate. Taste of chocolate, nuts, roasted malt and tangerine. Medium/light body and low/medium carbonization. Leaner and fruitier than a typical porter, but interesting. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bierkrug (2110) - Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, GERMANY - FEB 21, 2014
On Tap at the Brew pub. Pours a dark opaque brown with a nice lasting tan head and abundant lacing. The nose is not very strong - malty. The taste is roasted malt and a bit of vanilla. The palate is medium-full and watery with a balance of carbonation. Not too bad.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DialSquare (2316) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JAN 25, 2014
On tap at the Tallahassee location.Creamy, roasty, sweet chocolate malt, clean, straightforward. - 6.8

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
Chudwick (1793) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - JAN 12, 2014
Draft in Florence - recently stopped commenting appearance but I must say this has nice lacing. Must be a nitro porter. Creamy and metallic. Third sample from brewer and this one is light as well. Palate ruins this beer.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Headbanger (3051) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - DEC 30, 2013
Draft flight 10/28/10 (Tucson-Broadway)-Pours a dark brown with an amber head. Aroma of chocolate and roasted malt. Taste of the same with some smoke coming thru. This medium bodied brew is a bit light and weak for a porter but has big smoke and bacon.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdamJackson (2106) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 16, 2013
Brown amber hues. Gigantic roast nose. The taste is almost creamy. Like half and half ANd a tall cup of coffee. Very impressive. Drinkable and easy.

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
jerseyjohn71 (141) - corsicana, Texas, USA - NOV 16, 2013
[ 25 ibu ] this is why I love porter,,, smooth creamy black liquid,, robust,,, caramel, cereal, chocolate, coffee, nuts, roasty, toast, earthy, leather, alcohol, black, minimal head, tan foam, medium sweetness, full body, creamy, average carbonation,


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