gEUS (1538) - Linden, BELGIUM - SEP 13, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home. Pours dark maple brown nice roasted and coffee aroma, some green.paprica, chocolate. Light body, lightly sour. Taste is coffee and fruity chocolate.
altonbrownd (4348) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - SEP 6, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Can at BrickSide. Black body with thin tan head. Nose is roasty and toasty, lots of caramel, dark fruits. Some chocolate. Taste also full of chocolate, cofffee, malts, caramel. Really nice. Creamy texture. Nice one.
kramer (5431) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 25, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clear dark brown body with a small wispy light brown head. Nose is chocolaty and nicely hoppy with lots of citrus. The flavor is chocolaty with light roast and minimal bitterness. Nice chocolaty finish. Lighter bodied with soft carbonation. Nice Porter, a little lacking in body for a robust porter, but tasty.
j12601 (8000) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - JUL 31, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On nitro tap at the brewery. Pours a deep black with a medium sized tan head. Big roast, chocolate and cocoa. Medium bodied, roast, cocoa chocolate. Thins out a bit, but the flavors hold up. Long roast and chocolate.
williamstome (1434) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 23, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Black pour, small brown head. Aroma of espresso and chocolate, flavor is very roasty and chocolaty. Medium mouthfeel.
AndySnow (5156) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 2, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Where: Oliver Twist, Stockholm.
Appearance: Black colour with a brown head.
Aroma: Roasted malt, caramel, some liquorice, chocolate.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Chocolate, caramel, fruit, some coffee.
BroSpud (1893) - , Massachusetts, USA - MAY 30, 2015
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
12oz can. Pours black with a tan head. Decent port, more bitter than sweet. Biggest flavors were coffee with lesser notes of chocolate. Somewhat thinner palate than expected.
GIJOE (974) - North Berwick, Maine, USA - MAY 30, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours dark brown with a pillowy tan head. Nose is chocolate, malt, and coffee. Taste is well balanced. Medium body. Moderate carbonation. Good brew.
Bricks (774) - Delaware, USA - MAY 23, 2015
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Dark pour, with tan fizzy-ish head. Roasted chocolately slightly thin aroma. Tastes like coffee.. but light. Not bad.
thornecb (4923) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 21, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours mahogany-tinged black into a Sam glass. Mocha head with medium retention recedes to hug rim. Dark chocolate and espresso aromas. Medium bodied and dry with sweet caramel and dark chocolate upfront turning to charred espresso in the lasting finish.