khoffman43 (943) - Bloomington, Minnesota, USA - JUN 7, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared at TG. Pours dark, almost black with a little foamy tan head. Chocolate and some hops dominate this one, with peat? shining through a bit. Solid beer, would drink again.
demmbonz (308) - Wisconsin, USA - MAY 24, 2013
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
750 to cigar city snifter. This does all the right things for me. Pours thick and oily. Ridiculously sweet and roasted malt bomb. All of that stuff in the description...yep itís there. Amazing stuff.
Patrickctenchi (1837) - columbus, Indiana, USA - MAY 10, 2013
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours black with a very dark brown head.
Aroma is chocolate, prune, dark toffee.
Flavour is oily, bitter ash, prune, chocolate.
Sticky and heavy.
pentaz (589) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 8, 2013
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ S&B#2. Pours blacker than black with a good lacing and mostly lasting brown medium head. Aroma is chocolate, hops, flowery, roasted malt, fruit, red berries, espresso, molasses and candy. Taste is heavy sweet and medium bitter.
Body is full, texture is syrup, carbonation is soft. Finish is very sweet, flowery and alcoholic.
queenholly (1914) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - APR 28, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle share at DLD. Chocolate, prune, and molasses aroma. Viscous black with a large tan head. Dark chocolate, molasses, prune, light acidic, and ash flavor. Full thick creamy body.
deekyn (579) - Yosemite, California, USA - APR 22, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
A - pours opaque mahogany with low super dark mocha head. S - aromas of strong fantastic rich stout. Espresso, dark chocolate, raw cacao, toasted malts. Hints of smoke, cinnamon. M - rich fluffy mf. Full palate. Creamy and rounded. Long lasting rich ending. T - espresso, tangy raw cacao come on strong. Tangy espresso, molasses, toasted toffee on the palate. Long rich toffee, espresso end. Hints of smoke. O - very good imp stout. 4.2
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Beerdedone (2363) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 20, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours pitch motor oil black with a nice dark brown head that left some lacing. Aroma of chocolate, coffee, roasted malts and had a hint of vanilla. Flavor was dark chocolate, roasted coffee, roasted malts, molasses, caramel, and vanilla. Full bodied with a sticky/syrupy texture and had a nice warming alcohol finish.
snoworsummer (461) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 11, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
From a bomber. pours black with a foamy burgundy brown head. Tastes like sweet sour prunes, dates, figs. Smells really sour. Medium body and medium carbonation
sonnycheeba (1986) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 11, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours opaque black with average, creamy tan head; decent retention and lacing. Aroma is booze, roasted malts, caramel, vanilla, plums, raisins, spicy hops, and light earthy notes. Flavor is sweet and roasted malts forward with supporting dark fruit esters, vanilla, oak, booze, and light earthy hops; dry finish. Medium body and low carbonation.
mikedR (410) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - APR 7, 2013
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Chewy stout. Very roasty. Great mouthfeel. Balanced stout flavor -- coffee nor chocolate are readily apparent, but hints come thru every now and again. ABV incredibly well hidden.