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RATINGS: 415   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   IBU: 39   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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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.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
troyc (2870) - Illinois, USA - MAR 4, 2015
[Tap] Jet black pour with a brown colored nitro foam head on top. Sweet and chocolaty aromas. Flavors of Belgian milk chocolate, cream, mocha, earthy hops and vanilla. Creamy consistency. Coating mouthfeel. A tad on the sweet side, but the flavors come together very well. Good stuff. Tasting notes from 8/2014.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
anthony850 (341) - Andover, New Jersey, USA - FEB 28, 2015
Smooth Porter with hints of real chocolate and coffee. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bebum (447) - - FEB 27, 2015
Opaque, vey dark copper, nitro mousse. Light body, moderate flavor, good length but dilute finish. Bitter and dry, Unmistakable real chocolate, dark roast grains, missing malty sweetness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheBear11D (361) - Michigan, USA - FEB 26, 2015
12oz bottle poured into a pint glass. Shake pours black with a thick foamy light tan head that lasts a long while. The aroma is dark chocolate and coffee, however, what stands out is that the chocolate smell is the closest to the actual smell that Iíve ever encountered in a beer. The flavor is dark chocolate with small amounts of coffee and caramel. Again, the chocolate flavor is very well done and delicious. Overall this is a solid beer.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mymaestro (44) - Austin, Texas, USA - FEB 24, 2015
Sweet chocolate aroma. Pours black with a very thin tan head. Thin mouth feel. Sweet taste with a hint of mint. No bitter aftertaste. On nitro at Yard House Las Vegas LINQ.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
steez (29) - Georgia, USA - FEB 23, 2015
Looks like Porter smells like a chocolate phosphate but was pretty empty on feel. I didnít get any chewiness or depth. I have a sixer to decide. ainít no Anchor or Founders though.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GranvilleTim (1767) - Granville, Illinois, USA - FEB 21, 2015
Black pour with a brown head. Aroma is chocolate. Taste is chocolate right away. Creamy, lightly burnt malt, bitterness at the end. Cocoa in the lasting after taste. Great lacing.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kidobutai (490) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - FEB 20, 2015
Poured from a bottle. Great frothy brown head, good lacing, a harbinger of smoothness to come. Surprising coffee aroma, not as much on the taste. Good beer, makes me proud to be a Buffalo.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
aracauna (3196) - Georgia, USA - FEB 12, 2015
Smells very much like chocolate milk. The main problem is that the flavor isnít as satisfying as the aroma. A little thin.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tmoreau (2820) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - FEB 7, 2015
On tap at Warrenís Ale House in Wheaton, IL., and nitro dispensed to a fluted sampler, showing a cascading effect that settled to a dark brown hue, with some amber highlighting, silky & tight, light tan head foam, and thick, wavy cling to the lacing. The nose was Hershey-like milk chocolate, and creaminess. The taste included mocha notes, modest bitterness, and soft carbonation, in a light to medium body, with texture that was a little watery, but on the whole, fairly tasty.


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