slang (654) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - APR 11, 2011
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draft @ JP Henleys in st augustine. Dry & dark. Slight bitterness and metallic linger.
smaynard6000 (651) - Apopka, Florida, USA - MAY 17, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap. Black in color with small beige head. Roasty aroma. Sweet roasty flavor with creamy texture and full body. Smooth and delicious.
mlunger12 (645) - Orlando, Florida, USA - MAR 4, 2011
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
32oz Growler, sweet aroma, great tan lacing, very full, roasty coffee, great stuff, extremely drinkable, by far the best dry Stout I’ve had.
hopson (635) - Williamsville, New York, USA - MAR 29, 2010
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
draft at datz deli- tampa- pretty much the perfect irish dry stout. supremely drinkable, big coffee and roast flavors- perfect.
hamilton23 (612) - Alpine, California, USA - APR 2, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Poured from a hand-filled flip top bottle from a nice trader in FL. Pours almost black with a nice amount of head (clearly that was a well filled flip top...no loss of carb). Nice is toasted malts and some coffee. Taste was a slightly bitter roasted flavor.
cooplander (543) - Florida, USA - APR 3, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
black color, aroma of roasted malts, coffee, chocolate, same flavors, light and creamy, very easy to drink
S_Side_Smitty (479) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - JUN 28, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours opaque brown with a medium tan head. Aroma is molasses, heavy malts, carob, and a little coffee. Taste is well balanced with coffee & milk chocolate with a malty, bitter finish.
DeadGirl (478) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 12, 2010
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours opaque black, topped with a thin tan head, from the 32oz. growler courtesy of Todd (askdrtodd): Huge aroma of espresso, roasted malts, sweet dark chocolate, a variety of dried fruits, mostly apricot and apple, and citrus hops. Moderately carbonated, medium-bodied. Full flavor notes of dark cocoa nibs, dried apricot, citrus hops, and roasted malt. Drinkability: Nicely bitter, chewy, bittersweet, and slightly tangy in the finish. Crisp overall. Done well. Pairing: Raw 100% South American cocoa. Rebuy: Yes. #393 on 12042010, DG.
stevencon (461) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAR 24, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at proof happy st paddy’s day. Black pour tan good tan head. Very roasted malts, grain a bit burnt. Taste is a bit burnt grain but plenty of solid stout flavors coffee molasses grain dry and good mouth feel.
sloshgator (456) - Orlando, Florida, USA - MAR 18, 2012
3.3 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: MAR 23, 2013 UPDATE 3/23/13 - Tried it again. I stand by my original rating.
Very dry stout. Some chocolate after taste, but not much else. Nice mouth feel and nice head. 3/18/12