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A richly malty ale, with clear characteristics of dark chocolate and black malt, and hints of black licorice, ale fruitiness, and molasses in the finish.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Atom (1584) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 11, 2014
12oz bottle pours a dark brown/black with a thin khaki head. Sweet aroma of chocolate, molasses, and dark fruits. Taste similar to aroma, as described. Sweet and decent.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arminjewell (7270) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 3, 2014
Pour out of 12 oz bottle, dark black pour with tan head, aroma brought notes of cocoa, roast, hints of dark coffee, espresso, hints of earth, slight caramel as well in there. Taste is a mix of dark chocolate, roast, coffee, hints of earth, and caramel, nice cocoa powder as well, slight nuts, finishing fairly sweet, slightly bitter.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beersiveknown (3550) - NORTHERN IRELAND - JAN 3, 2014
Bottle at home from alesela
dark coffee brown, lacing offwhite head, chocolate, rich brown malts, full bodied, smooth, hides its abv, easy drinking, malt chocolate, dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
fattybladdy (628) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - JAN 1, 2014
Draft at brewpub, thick black pour. Roasted malt and chocolate, a little smokey. Overall a pretty decent porter.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ernesto987 (4288) - Arizona, USA - DEC 28, 2013
Bottle, lactosy, malty and milky, some roast it’s decent but pretty average

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RexTalionis (2852) - FINLAND - DEC 28, 2013
Bottled. Pours black in color with a tan head. Dark chocolate, slightly roasted coffee beans in aroma. Salty licorice, some smoke with chocolate and coffee kind of notes in taste. Ending has more bitter chocolate in it, but also some sweeter notes as in dark fruits are present. Tasty one.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bragesnak (5394) - Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 15, 2013
From Voldby, Dk. Bottled, 011113. Black with beige head. Aroma of chocolate and coffee. Flavor with spices too.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerbaaron (1497) - Arizona, USA - DEC 15, 2013
Pours almost black. Medium creamy beige head. Aroma is full of chocolate malt, dark chocolate, some sweetness amongst the roast, some caramel, black licorice, maybe a little fruitiness? Flavor much the same, with more milk chocolate than dark. Medium body. Semi sweet Semi dry roast finish. Decent

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
MarinEvelyn (637) - Wisconsin, USA - DEC 14, 2013
very sweet, malty, black licorice, dark fruit. slight dry/bitter finish otherwise a smooth medium body.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (13359) - Pori, FINLAND - DEC 12, 2013
Bottled 355ml (Bierkompass)
Deep ruby-brown color, small steady beige head. Aroma has dark chocolate and cocoa. Medium-bodied. Lots of dark chocolate and some rye bready maltyness and molasses in the flavor. Shortish sweetish-coffeish finish. Very American strong porter.


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