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RATINGS: 147   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A smooth, creamy, chocolate laden porter.
Grist: Premium Two Row,Crystal, Munich, Brown,Chocolate,Dextrine
Hops: Willamette
Original gravity: 1.057


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
malrubius (1993) - Springfield, Vermont, USA - APR 20, 2015
Can from some dump in Middlebury. Near black with lasting tan head and lace. Spicy hop aroma with chocolate and cola. Roasted chocolate, chocolate chip cookies, coffee, cola, pretty sweet, medium fruity with roasted woody hop finish. Fairly dry, creamy fine carbo. medium body. Probably could have done without the extra sweetness from the dextrine, but still very good and very complex for an everyday porter. .

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
mathieuc (1818) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - APR 7, 2015
Black with red highlights and a medium offwhite head that leaves nice lacing. Nose is of coffee, chocolate and chicoree. Taste is lightly sweet and loaded with roasted malt. Slightly ashy. More coffee and chocolate. Body is light to medium and carbonation moderate and mouthfeel a little creamy and smooth (oatmeal-like). A bif weak for a porter, still. Overall a fair porter but not something I would come back to.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
kiwianer (3425) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - APR 6, 2015
The head is ok, body black, it smells roasty, darkmalty, bit old. The taste is roasty, darkmalty, bit old, less hoppy, drinkable. Its still ok but the brewery should put a bestbefore date on so it cant get that old! 2,9

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Erasmus_ro (1661) - Alabama, USA - APR 3, 2015
Can, canned 04/09/14. Pours a very dark auburn brown with a decent sized, beige head. Aroma is roasted, slight chocolate and cocoa, slight coffee. Perhaps a tad smoky and dark malt bread. Taste is roasted, perhaps even somewhat smoky. Slight dark fruitiness. Finishes with some citrus, roast and coffee and slight smoke. Fairly light with low cacrbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hermod (3864) - Vantaa, FINLAND - MAR 31, 2015
355ml can @home. Pours black in color, thick brown head. Pleasant chocolate, mocha aroma, roastedness, lots of licorice as well. Flavor has chocolate, sweetness, roasted malt, milk chocolate cookies. Smooth mouthfeel. Too thin though, Watery even.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Habanero (3003) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - MAR 28, 2015
Canned, Deep brown body with an average, lacing tan head. Aroma of roasted malts, coffee, a hint of vanilla and hoppy notes. Medium bodied, oily texture and soft carbonation. A very nice Porter indeed.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MadRobin (2241) - Silver Spring, USA - MAR 18, 2015
Poured from 12 oz. can at Gilly's Craft Beer & Fine Wine in Rockville, MD. Opaque, Bebe with a small, fine tan head and good lacing. Aroma of roasted malt, milk chocolate, coffee and some dark fruit. Taste of roasted malt, chocolate, dark fruit, coffee and dark caramel. Medium body and medium/high carbonization. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TET (1939) - FINLAND - MAR 13, 2015
A very dark brown beer with a quite big and beige head. A great aroma has strong milk chocolate, mild roastiness and coffee, hint of vanilla. Taste is smooth, chocolate, some coffee and vanilla, some bitterness in the end. Medium bodied, velvety palate. The great and quite simple beer, where the pleasant chocolate is smoothly presented.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leepe_steven (193) - Lede, BELGIUM - MAR 13, 2015
Pours a black beer with beautifull tanned, beige head. Aroma has notes of chocolate. Taste has some roastiness to it, chocolate. Velevety mouthfeel. Very nice.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kerenmk (2990) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 10, 2015
Can at Irreale, Madrid, 26.2.2015. Black with a sand colour head. Roast and some raisins in the nose, Dry bitterness in the mouth, roasty with coffee sourness. Full body, highly carbonated, dry, woodsy finish.


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