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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.84/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Evolutionary (419) - Ohio, USA - MAR 5, 2013
Tap at dirty franks. Pours coffee black and oil thick. Nose of coffee and smoke. Thick mouthfeel with almost no carbonation. Notes of dense black coffee and milk sweetness as a fleeting undertone. ---Rated via my mouth

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DialSquare (3665) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - NOV 19, 2014
On tap at Daily Growler, UA: black pour thin tan head. aroma of big roasted malt and cocoa. tastes are roasty - borderline burnt, chocolate, coffee. just little bitter, little milky through the finish. right up my alley. good stuff. 8.0

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mikesaum (682) - Newark, Ohio, USA - MAR 16, 2014
Pours black with an awesome dark red brown head. Aroma is smokey with sweet dark chocolate and coffee. Taste is sweet chocolate, roasty coffee and very nice Smoke in there as well, a little earthy. Very nice, close to imperial.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmikolich (1477) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - MAR 4, 2014
What a treat, quite the surprise in fact. Tony you’ve out done yourself. Big huge coffee nose, nice acidic coffee taste, though nearing on too much acidity. this is one big and sweet coffee stout. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Shot (313) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - FEB 22, 2014
On tap at World of Beer. Coal black with a thin beige head. Huge upfront flavors of dark chocolate, coffee, and biscuit. Finishes with gypsum and cream. Delicious stout. Smooth and chocolatey.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bluejacket74 (1624) - Reynoldsburg, Ohio, USA - OCT 18, 2013
32 ounce growler, filled earlier today. Served in a snifter, the beer pours dark brown/black with about an inch tan head that stays around for a while. There isn’t much of any lacing at all. Aroma is nice, the brew smells like roasted malt, coffee, bittersweet and milk chocolate, and some molasses. I think the taste is the same as the aroma, with there being a good balance between the sweet and roasty bitter flavors. I do think the roasty coffee flavors are stronger overall, and get stronger as the beer warms. Mouthfeel/body is medium, it’s a bit slick and coating with low/moderate carbonation. I think it’s a good stout, I’d certainly buy it again in the future. Nice to see that Columbus Brewing can make a tasty stout too, in addition to their great IPA’s!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JStax (4124) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - OCT 18, 2013
Draft pour. Darker brown to ruby with a beige head. Aroma is heavy on coffeeand roast. The taste is fairly roasty and bitter but moves to a quick near ttartness in the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
markwise (4898) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - SEP 27, 2013
Growler courtesy of GatorGuy92. Cheers, Matt! Pours a nice stout brown with a tan head. Nose is some sweet chocolate, some espresso-esque coffee, some roast, and some lactose. Flavor is similar with roast, chocolate, sweetness, some espresso, and lactose. Medium in body and a nice coffee sweet stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jcartamdg (2573) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 26, 2013
Pours a dark black with no head. Aroma of lots of coffee, chocolate and roast. Taste is roasty, dark chocolate and molasses. Big on coffee, a lot of coffee.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dogbrick (10014) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 26, 2013
UPDATED: SEP 27, 2013 Sample at the Columbus Microbrew Festival on 09/15/2013: Brownish-black pour with a medium light beige head that recedes steadily to a film. Small patches of lacing on the glass. Aroma of coffee, chocolate and malt. Medium to full body with flavors of sweet chocolate, roasted coffee and malt. The finish is roasty with a mocha aftertaste. Pretty good overall.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DoublEE (783) - South Euclid, Ohio, USA - SEP 4, 2013
Coffee is much more prominent to taste, leading things off with coffee beans and carrying ultimately the finish with notes of fresh brewed coffee. All the while a burgeoning middle is flush with roasted dark grains and chocolate tones. Modest hop kick.

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