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RATINGS: 287   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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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.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ktingleff (146) - - AUG 22, 2013
Light, but rich and sweet. Coconut twist and finishes off with well balanced bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
FlemmingBo (66) - DENMARK - AUG 22, 2013
Det er en fin og stille og rolig porter. Det smager godt og lidt deraf. Bundsolid porter.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Countbeer (4428) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - AUG 22, 2013
Bottle: Served in a Chouffe glass: Brown pour. Medium to smaller sized beige to a bit darker beige foamy head on top of a black colored beer. Aromas of raisin, hay toast, wet wood, some cacoa, sweat, weak thin coffee and a slight hint of cheese. Flavours of raisin, wood, hay, toast, raisin, wet wood, hay toast, grain toast, some bitters, barley malt toast, wood toast, porridge and herbal toast. Aftertaste is a mix of bitters, wood toast/roast, raisin, porridge, malt toast, hay toast and a sprinkle of liquorice wood. Low carbo, soft creamy close to silky mouthfeel, very good medium body and a creamy texture.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (11084) - Woodland, California, USA - AUG 20, 2013
Bottle from BottleSelect.com. Pours dark brown/black with a slight tan head. Aroma is complex, but there’s licorice and treacle. Full bodied. Flavor is chocolate, treacle, dark fruit, licorice. Lots of flavors in this one. Finishes a bit undry, but with all the flavors that’s not a problem.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichTheVillan (2921) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2013
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; dark black pour with thin beige head, chocolate and roast coffee aroma, plain chocolate taste a hint of sourness a bit earthy and sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SlackerMads (1613) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 5, 2013
Bottle. Black with a small ok lacing beige head. Fruity and roasted nose with some very light toffee. Light/medium body with some roasted bitterness though mostly sweet. Roasted malt, chocolate, light nuts, light burnt. Medium body, oily texture, soft carbonation. Ok porter but noting spectacular. Better things can be found at the same price maybe even with a prettier label.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
JStax (2997) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Bottle pour. Pours a darker brown with a beige head of foam. The aroma has notes of chocolate, coffee, and licorice over a sweet bready body. Tastes toasty and sweet. Pretty good Porter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (8234) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 1, 2013
Bottle shared by Dutchdrebus. Opaque pitch black color, slight beige head. Smell malts, roasted malts, only lightly coffee. Taste malts, roasted malts, lightly coffee, bitter. Dry finish, medium to full body, medium carbonation. Nice beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DutchDrebus (4020) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - AUG 1, 2013
Bottle @ joes. Pitch black with a small light brown head. Smells roasty, slightly sour, slightly smoked. Tastes roasty, some coffee, some chocolate, sweet. Medium body, soft carbo.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheBeerGod (5254) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - JUL 26, 2013
Bottle. Black bodied with a short, fizzy tan head. Roasted malt and dark chocolate in the nose with hints of coffee and licorice. Taste is roasted malt, dark chocolate, licorice, dark fruit and light coffee notes. Body is medium with a soft, creamy carbonation. Ends with more roasted malt, chocolate, creamed-and-sugared coffee, light licorice and dark fruit notes.


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