nearbeer (3050) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - FEB 9, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap. Opaque with a lasting covering of creamy foam. Nose is dry cocoa, caramel, dark roast and a touch of green herb. Tastes of cocoa, coffee, graham cracker and caramel. Near-medium body is smoothly carbonated and balanced by a lightly acidic, bitter finish of roast.
deyholla (4787) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - JAN 12, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled from the tap at rePUBlic. Pours a clear brown with a brown head that dissipates slowly to the edges. Aroma has notes of dark grains and chocolate with a bit of roasted malts. Flavor starts with chocolate and dark grain but finish is full of roasted malts.
kevinator (325) - The Colony, Texas, USA - NOV 21, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
An underrated porter. Nice roasted malt flavor. Deep chocolate color with medium head with one finger’s worth. Nice heavy palate that was quite smooth but not overly filling. Nice upfront roasted flavor that coated the tongue. Hints of nuttiness as well. Surprisingly good.
gnoff (6320) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - OCT 12, 2012
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Sampled at GABF on Thursday October 11, 2012
Dark brown to black color, brown head. Sweet, apple scent. Sweet, malty, fruity taste. Medium mouthfeel, medium low bitterness.
mar (4244) - Dallas, Texas, USA - SEP 23, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap....black pour with a cream head. Nose is roasted malts, coffee, light chocolate. Nice palate, creamy roasted malts, light coffee, chocolate, and a bitter finish.
jaymtee (24) - Georgia, USA - JUL 14, 2011
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On draft at Republic in okc. Pours very dark brown with small thin head in a pint glass. Lots of dark choclate malts. Good mouth feel, some nice carbonation, but not too much. A bit heavy for a porter, but a very enjoyable beer!
Braudog (5026) - Hampton, Virginia, USA - JUN 29, 2011
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draft at Tapwerks OKC. Roasty reddish black with a thin head. Middling head but a bit o lacing hangs on. Aroma is heavily slanted to baking chocolate. The beer drinks mildly sweet with a bitter chocolate finish. (#4149, 6/29/2011)
jcwattsrugger (10000) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 25, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
on tap-pours a tan/beige head and dark brown color. Aroma is roasty dark malt-some cocoa/coffee. Taste follows with some earthy hops. 3.2
djd07 (2318) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 16, 2011
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at TapWerks OKC. Pours a dark brown with a small beige head that diminshes quickly to nothing. The aroma is roasted malt and raisin. THin mouthfeel with a roasted malt and chocolate flavor with a nice sweet finish. A good porter from Coop.
bu11zeye (11113) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 31, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught) Pours a black body with a dense tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, cocoa, and nuts. Flavor of roasted malt, coffee, earth, cocoa, and grass with a dry finish.