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RATINGS: 174   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Dark in color with a ruby hue with forward notes of chocolate and caramel and light toffee notes in the aroma. Flavor has big notes of bittersweet chocolate with notes of caramel and toffee and moderate hop bitterness and more caramel and toffee and slight hints of char. A big take on a classic style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BuckeyeBoy (2932) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 15, 2014
12oz can thanks to Toby. Pours out a brown with some red highlights topped with a tan head. Nose is fresh roast coffee malts and some hop notes. Taste is as the nose with lots of coffee a nice roast. Pretty tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Marheb (2641) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 29, 2014
Mélasse, chocolat noir, houblons verts dans un corps aminci et teinté d’alcool.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BlowOffTube (499) - Michigan, USA - APR 14, 2014
Love this porter. Pours dark brown tan head. Toffee char aroma. Some roastiness, coffee, chocolate and toffee flavors. Silky light body light carbonation for a creamy mouth feel. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kathouse (1169) - Nevada, USA - APR 13, 2014
More coffee than chocolate. Nice foam and an attractive aroma leads into a smooth but bitter flavor of ground coffee and toasted bread. Finish stays longer than needed. Too bitter for my taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RobertDale (3849) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - APR 13, 2014
On tap at the brewery. Comes a very dark brown with a decent tan head. Aroma of malt, chocolate, and coffee. Taste is roasted malt, semi-sweet chocolate, coffee, caramel, and vanilla. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (11351) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 30, 2014
Can shared by b3shine. Poured a dark brown color with an average frothy light brown head that mostly lasted with excellent lacing. Moderate to heavy toasted dark chocolate malt aroma. Medium to full body with a smooth texture and flat carbonation. Medium to heavy toasted dark malt sweet flavor with a medium complex dark malt sweet finish of moderate to long duration. Solid complex brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (11998) - Orange County, California, USA - APR 18, 2014
Can @ home. Thanks, Sean. Very dark brown pour with a tall tan head. Roasted malt, licorice, chocolate, and a hint of ash. Slight caramel and herbal hops. Flavor is pleasantly bitter with a nice sweet chocolate and molasses balance. Roasted malt, lots of licorice, and a touch of char/ash. Light herbal and earthy hops. Lightly smokey as it sits.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Experiment_Ale (1068) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 18, 2014
At place with Taylor, Taren, and Justin. Pours black brown a circle of lace. Aroma is complex medium chocolate, roasted vanilla, light. Taste is complex chocolate malt, very flavorful, but very drinkable, the perfect combo for a porter, marshmallow. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnGalt1 (651) - , Idaho, USA - APR 15, 2014
Another 12oz can extra received in a great trade with madnismo... Shared with the usual suspects..... Thanks Nathan! Pours a pretty standard black with hints of garnet escaping from the stem end of my glass... long lasting dark tan head with good sheets of lacing. Nose is exactly what I expected... nearly perfect bigger porter... sweeter/nutty/bittersweet chocolate. Flavor mirrors the nose with a drier (than the aroma) palate... still a nice bittersweet chocolate essence... fermented out caramel/toffee... a bit of darker malt with warmth. Body does not make me think 8%.. surprisingly drinkable. I really liked this one and normally don’t appreciate standard porters.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DrSilverworm (7659) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 23, 2014
12oz can, thanks to b3shine for sharing. Dark brown color, with a good thin tan head. Leaves respectable ropes and bits of lace. Whoa... Nice nose on this one. Dark chocolate, coffee. Moderate bigger bitter taste, light sweet. Smooth, lightly soft, lighter carbonation. Medium to bigger body. Lightly dry finish. Good chewiness to the texture. Great chocolate and cocoa nib in the flavor, good moderate coffee. Nice roast malt. Fantastic, flavorful porter!

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