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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.63/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A Robust Porter, roasty with a touch of chocolate. Black as crude oil, but as drinkable as kool aid, "drink the kool aid


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
katrinaez (1186) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 24, 2015
Light oak aroma. Roasted slight nut and malty dark flavors. Black color with root beer brown hue. High carbonation. Watery mouth feel up front. Tap

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bytemesis (6449) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - NOV 2, 2015
Tap. Pours opaque black, medium beige head, great lacing. Aroma is roasty, light ash, coffee, burned malts. Flavor is light sweet, light bitter. Lightish body, creamy mouthfeel. Not bad.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nittanyjim (102) - - MAR 28, 2015
Pitch black, very thin tan head. Clean nose, faint coffee smell. Coffee/sweet taste. Silky mouthfeel, but with small bubble carbonation. Nice...Not overpowering with the coffee...just mild bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GenDV138 (5673) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - DEC 29, 2014
4 ounce pour on draft at Burley Oak. Black with tan head. Aromas of roast, dark chocolate. Tastes of roast, dark chocolate, coffee. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (20933) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 28, 2014
Draft at the source. Dark brown color. Chocolate coffee aroma. Taste of caffe macchiato. Decent.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TomDecapolis (4618) - Milton, Delaware, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Pours a deep black with a small bubbly tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, tobacco, caramel and tobacco. Flavor of roasted malt, tobacco, caramel and dark chocolate.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
radio_nowhere (1378) - Maryland, USA - OCT 9, 2014
Draft sample at the brewery, opaque deep dark brown color with tan head. Aroma of heavy dark chocolate, roasted malt and coffee. Taste follows the aroma with heavy bakers chocolate notes and faint fruity hops. Medium-light body, low-moderate carbonation, creamy with roast finish. Very nice porter.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (5978) - McLean/Jackson Hole, Virginia, USA - SEP 28, 2014
On draft at the brewery. Pours black with a tan head. Chocolate, coffee and smoky notes in the flavor. Bitter roasted finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
devman171 (1221) - Annapolis, Maryland, USA - SEP 12, 2013
Pours black on tap, aroma is roast and chocolate, taste is similar with a nice but a bit rough finish

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ROGUE (2182) - Lewes, Delaware, USA - AUG 1, 2013
Growler fill at Brewery. Pours a deep dark brown color with a one inch thick frothy tan head that lasts. Aroma of deep roastiness, mild hops, chocolate and caramel sweetness. Flavor is heavy roasted malts with a nice sweetness, that is balanced nicely by hops. The finish is somewhat dry with the hops lingering on the finish. Medium creamy body with medium carbonation.


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