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A robust, yet suprisingly refreshing porter, Mud Puppy is a favorite of dark beer lovers. Characterized by a thick, rocky head and luscious chocolate-like nose, the malty profile is balanced by liberal hopping for its style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
eruizgarcia (234) - - NOV 1, 2014
Pours black with minimal and quickly disappearing head. A bit thin and watery. Strong dark chocolate and coffee aroma, and ashy aftertaste. Great taste but would prefer a bit more carbonation and some lacing. Good overall. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Cousin_Larry (415) - - OCT 31, 2014
Pint at the Garage on Brady St. Pours pitch black. Excellent chocolate flavor. Like it.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
badgerbob72 (9) - Appleton, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 23, 2014 does not count
On tap...dark brown almost black. While opaque, light can be seen along the edges. Little to no smell. Light coffee with a slight burnt aftertaste. ( to mee this wasn’t bad.) While a solid porter, would like more of a coffee overtone to extend the initial taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RobertDale (3781) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - OCT 18, 2014
12 ounce bottle. Pours dark brown with a decent tan head. Aroma of malt,, coffee, and chocolate. Taste is roasted malt, dark chocolate, coffee, and vanilla. A bit thin, but still a nice one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Salmoniform (1074) - Sweet Home, Oregon, USA - OCT 3, 2014
GABF. Dark hue with tan head. Aroma is cocoa, coffee, burnt sugar. Medium light body and soft carbonation. Taste is dry with and astringent bitter following. Overall this beer was pretty one dimensional.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6163) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 26, 2014
"starts out looking nice with a nice, robust roast and chocolate aroma. slightly lacking in any aubstantial feel and the flavor is ok, but a one trick pony (malted chocolate) so the finish is a letdown. disclaimer, though-bottled in october 2011, so as much as 7 mo. old."

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jbuzz (755) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 11, 2014
slight molasses sent with a little bit of alcohol. Taste of the molasses and alcohol a little bit better at first well if slightly heavy nice dark color quickly disappearing head.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Elwood (3336) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - SEP 8, 2014
Serving: Bottle. Very dark brown pour with a nice light tan head. Earthy nose with bits of coffee and roasted malt. Robust flavor. Flint, earth, coffee and plenty of roasty bitterness. Lingering finish. Nice brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
BrewBoxer (2207) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 3, 2014
Bottle poured into a glass. Pitch black color. Deep chocolate coffee taste with a hint of sweet and malt but balanced . Very good

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
murphious2000 (18) - - AUG 28, 2014
Very nice pour and seems to have the aromas I love in a good porter, but the overall taste or feel is a little watered down to me--which seemed odd considering the good aromas I got when first poured into my snifter.

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