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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.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
inbirraveritas (1306) - Budapest, HUNGARY - SEP 5, 2013
Bottled, 355 ml. Deep dark brown to black in colour with a small creamy beige head on its top. Smell of in alcohol dipped cherries and chocolate. The rather mild, but complex aroma brings dried cherries, coffee, caramel and chocolate along. Mouthfeel is slick to oily. The finish is long and sweetbitter escorted by mild licorice, gently warming alcohol and cherries. Refined and delicious.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kjc51478 (440) - Valparaiso, Indiana, USA - SEP 4, 2013
16 oz pint draught. Appearance is dark brown-black color with little to no head. Aroma is coffee and licorice. Taste is sweet malts, dark coffee, licorice, and mild fruit. Palate is full bodied, smooth texture, flat carbonation, and semi-dry finish. Nice Porter.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
strongpieman (1580) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - AUG 31, 2013
Bottle. Good all around porter dark brown, tan head. Complex hop and roasted aroma, medium body, bitterness in the finish.

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cousin_Larry (485) - - AUG 31, 2013
Another good beer from Dark Horse. Rich chocolatey coffee-flavored porter. One of the better porters I’ve had.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lore (1373) - Budapest, HUNGARY - AUG 25, 2013
very dark brown colour, minimal to no head; aroma of chocolate, roasted malt, and some toffee;taste of roasted malt, burnt sugar, some coffee and dark chocolate; well done porter

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DCLawyer (1755) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 25, 2013
UPDATED: JAN 25, 2014 Bottle->pokal. Deep brown with medium tan head. A: roasted malt, chocolate, toffee. T: same, with caramel and a bittersweet finish. Decent.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pentaz (1254) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2013
Bottle. Pours very dark brown with a quickly diminishing beige small head. Aroma is chocolate, cocoa, sugar, roasted malt. Taste is moderate sweet and light tart. Body is light+, texture is thin, carbonation is soft. Finishes sweet and roasted.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ej (917) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - AUG 22, 2013
Deep brown pour, head is dark tanned and rather short lived. Aroma of sweet and roasted malts. Hints of liquorice and chocolate. Mild roasty taste with a sweet, lightly toasted maltyness. Very drinkable. Medium body and soft carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yeastMonster (47) - - AUG 22, 2013
This beer is a good porter with flavors of licorice and molasses. It has a good aftertaste of bitterness and smoke

3.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Humlenik (31) - DENMARK - AUG 22, 2013
Aroma consists of caramel, coffee, chocolate, licorice and fresh water. It appears black, with a little white foam. Medium sweetness. Light body, oily feel, flat, long and pleasant finish, though I miss some more life in it. A bit boring. Overall an easy drinkable beer.


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