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RATINGS: 7   MEAN: 3.63/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   IBU: 37   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A Robust Porter with flavors of chocolate and roasted coffee with a soft, creamy finish. Pale malt and English Goldings hops provide subtle hop character and moderate bitterness.


4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
obguthr (3636) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - MAY 2, 2014
Draft: Charcoal and coffee nose. Mahogany pour, medium creamy tan head, coats the glass like a milk shake. Bakers chocolate flavor, followed by coffe and raisin notes. Creamy smooth texture, soft carbonation. Excellebt well rounded porter, full of flavor.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
solidfunk (3583) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - APR 15, 2014
This is awesome. Pours cloudy dark brown with good head and lacing. Nice dose of robust malt. Finishes bitter. Roasty with dark chocolate and coffee - everything a good porter should be. Good stuff. Tap at DC Beer festival.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (5980) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - AUG 17, 2013
Sampled during CBC 2013. Almost black pour with a small tan head. Coffee, roasted malts, acidic aspects, some chocolate. Light flavor, a bit thin, some chocolate, coffee, and roasted malts. Not bad.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Braudog (5574) - Hampton, Virginia, USA - JUL 23, 2013
Draft at Taphouse/Queensway. Ashy and toasty in a nice way, but also a bit thin. Comes with a sweet anise aroma, and a little bit of bitter, baking chocolate in the funky finish. (#5173, 7/21/2013)

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Emeister84 (860) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JAN 12, 2013
Aromas of coffee, chocolate, and subtle hops. Black with ruby highlights, khaki head with medium retention. Bitter, lightly sweet, roasted coffee and chocolate flavors. Medium-full bodied, lively carbonation, roasty, chocolatey finish with lasting bitterness and roast. It’s nice to have a good, homemade porter minutes from my home.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Velkyal (286) - Gordonsville, Virginia, USA - NOV 25, 2012
On tap at the brewery. Pours as black as coal, topped with a light tan head. The nose is a touch of coffee, some graininess and a bit of general spiciness. Taste wise, chocolate, nutty, a slightly roasty edge. Medium bodied and quite moreish. Good stuff!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Drake (8030) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - NOV 23, 2012
Draft at the brewery. Pours a dark brown color with a large dark brown head. Good head retention and nice lacing. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate and peppery hops. The taste is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee and a hoppy finish. Medium bodied, well balanced and chewy. Very nice porter. I liked this one a lot.


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