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RATINGS: 444   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69   IBU: 39   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
Our twist on the traditional american porter, Shake chocolate porter is black in color with rich, dark chocolate aromatics and flavors and subtle coffee-like notes. This unique brew blends five different grains, including Chocolate Wheat, that along with cacao nibs create a devilishly delicious chocolate finish with a velvety mouth feel.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kocese (7) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 9, 2015 does not count
I really love this beer, well at least out of a nitrogen tap where it keeps its head because with the head when you put it to your mouth you get the smell of a chocolate milkshake. The taste is really in the combination smell of your mouth and nose at the same time. Light for heavy of a head, easy to drink and far better than a hot chocolate if you are drinking for comfort inside.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jeremyh70 (889) - Missouri, USA - MAY 8, 2015
On tap at Crescent Moon 4-2-15. Dark brown in glass with a decent tan head of foam and decent lacing. Smells like chocolate milk made from cocoa powder. Taste milk chocolate, slight cherry and roast. Exactly as advertised and tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
YigSvartka (219) - Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 7, 2015
Opaque black. Negligible beige head. Malt, caramel, mild roast, rich dark chocolate, and vanilla aroma. Relatively mid bodied for a porter. Silky texture. Chocolate flavour is extremely pronounced along with mild roast, malt and caramel. Very well executed.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thegreenrooster (3565) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - MAY 6, 2015
Pour is a black with a small tan head. Aroma is a big chocolate milk. Hershey syrup comes to mind. Flavor is another dose of chocolate syrup with a lingering sweetness. Those cacao nibs are really doing their job here b/c you can’t get this much chocolate flavor from just the malt alone. Pretty tasty and will satisfy your sweet tooth.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
trapped (1416) - New York, TURKEY - MAY 5, 2015
Draught @ Albion. Dark brown with small creamy beige head, chocolate aroma, low carbonation, sweetish chocolate shake taste, thin body, abrupt finish. Feels watery despite the relatively higher alcohol content. Still not bad.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ifmacdo (1) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 1, 2015 does not count
From a bomber, poured into a tall glass stein. Initial aroma of chocolate milk (a la Nesquick.) Pours dark opaque brown with a dark tan head. Delicate lacing. Tastes of chocolate milk and malt, with a very chocolate finish. Mouthfeel is a little thin, though still creamy and appropriate for the flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
G_Ram9 (58) - - APR 29, 2015
Very nice porter with a big chocolatey finish. Subtle coffee flavors. Delicious! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
glennmastrange (2445) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - APR 20, 2015
Bottle. Moderate to heavy toasted and dark chocolate for the malt, light herbs and dough for the yeast, with notes of cola and dust. Head is small, frothy, light beige with some slippery lacing and is mostly diminishing. Color is very dark brown. Flavor starts lightly sweet and lightly to moderately acidic, then finishes lightly acidic. Palate is on the fuller side of medium, slick with a lively carbonation and has a lightly alcoholic finish. Nice Porter with a heavy dose of chocolate.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 9/20
Doug9586 (2) - Nebraska, USA - APR 20, 2015 does not count
Nice chocolate aroma but not over powering chocolate taste. Very smooth finish. Not a beer you would want to drink multiples at one time, but very enjoyable.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
arn8897 (157) - Trenton, Ohio, USA - APR 17, 2015
Pours black with a quickly disapating head. Aromas of chocolate milk. Flavors of chocolate, malt sweetness. Very little hop flavor. Very nice chocolate porter.

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