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RATINGS: 253   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   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.

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
razzle (8) - Montana, USA - NOV 4, 2013
I am loving this beer right now. just picked up one, and it actually tastes like it says. Great chocolate aroma! Not too over the top. I am going to get fat because of this beer... Cheers

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Christpuncher (1008) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 30, 2014
top 5 porter i have ever had. it is seriously like drinking a chocolate shake. sweet, chocolaty, and slighlty coffee flavored. pours black in color with a tan head. leaves a nice sweet coffee finish in your mouth. had at revolution brewing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jimhilt (2392) - Bow, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 28, 2014
Pours a two-finger brown head that fades quickly leaving no lace. Black color, no highlights. Light carbonation and medium bodied. Good chocolate nose and flavor is sweet/roasted chocolate. Smooth. $2.35 for a 12oz bottle Bert’s Better Beers Hooksett, NH. Best by Aug 21, 2014.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chucklemation (426) - Pontiac, Michigan, USA - JUL 26, 2014
Pours a dark brown with a lingering tan foam head. Has a strong sweet chocolate aroma. Flavor is sweet chocolate, but not too sweet. A very good chocolate beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Damico (2512) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 25, 2014
Pours thick murky brownish with a big creamy bright beige head. Aroma is brilliant sweet milky caramel chocolate so pleasant in the nose. Body is so creamy on nitro with sweet chocolate flavors settling well with a tad of bitterness on the palate.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Berard (273) - Salem, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 24, 2014
Draft. Pours black with thick creme colored head that lingers. Smellsike a chocolate shake with mild carbonation. This was served on nitro. Thick, chocolate, sweet, yum. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
hippiemusic (25) - Florida, USA - JUL 24, 2014
Talk about a Wendy’s frosty of beer. The chocolate notes hit your nose right away, with a nice coffee chaser. Very degree color on it. Would make an excellent dessert beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bigda83 (131) - Jamestown, New York, USA - JUL 21, 2014
Draft at Blue Monk. Pours a nice deep black with a small white head. Kind of looked like instant coffee does. Aroma of chocolate and coffee hit the nose. Taste was similar to a chocolate shake. Smooth and creamy. On the lighter side for a beer. Not a bad offering at all.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
JDBaker11058 (1229) - Maryland, USA - JUL 14, 2014
Appearance: very dark brown, with ruby edging when backlight; half a finger of extremely creamy foam the color of a Wendy’s frostee; minimal lacing. Aroma: blast of sweet milk chocolate, vanilla, heavy whipping cream, and hershey’s syrup; there is a hint of graham cracker and nuts. Taste: dark, bittersweet chocolate up front, then a blast of milk chocolate sweetness (like a pudding cup), vanilla, light toasted nuts and a hint of roast coffee. Finish: lasting sweetness, almost lactic, with chocolate flavors sticking around quite awhile. Notes: Palate is silky smooth and rich, flavors are chocolate-dominated and very sweet. Liked it quite a bit. Would have liked just a hint more roasty bitterness to balance, but it’s hard to find much fault in this one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aurelius (4062) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUL 12, 2014
Standard 12oz bottle, bad label. Coffee pour, fluffy oatmeal head. Aroma is more parched nuts than roast and chocolate. Lot of bittersweet chocolate right up front - lightly sweet, cocoa-bitter, a bit acidic. Medium body, sometimes almost feels a bit light. Bitter cocoa aftertaste. For all its alleged complexity, it comes off as rather one-note and simplistic. Better than random average, less than expected. ABC, Betton.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
swoopjones (5669) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JUL 11, 2014
draft at Blue Monk, Buffalo NY, chocolate brown pour, full & creamy body. huge chocolate aroma. chocolate dominated beer, not a ton of "beery" characteristics that shine here. real tasty though.

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