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RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 27   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
5000 (6299) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - SEP 16, 2012
Bottle:   Black, moderate frothy beige head, nice lacing.   Roasty, ashy, a bit of dark chocolate and a smidgen of chocolate covered cherries on the nose.   Very ashy and roasty on the tongue, chocolate and cherry are a bit more subdued than the nose suggested.   Slight tartness on the tongue.   Has a faint aspect of dark pitted fruit.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Slightly tart finish, dark pitted fruit, roastiness.   Label says stout, but listing is Baltic Porter, which I agree with.   Decent, but average.   Thanks Bill!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
TizzleJizzle (652) - Garland, Texas, USA - FEB 4, 2015
On draft. Poured a dark brown with a thin tan head and some nice lacing. Taste of chocolate, roasted malts, and a faint dark fruit finish. High carbonation, medium body. This is one of my favorite Baltic porters.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GreatDane1632 (671) - USA - AUG 25, 2014
Rated from notes taken on 22 Mar 2014 -- This was a nice brew with strong cherry and faint chocolate notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
djd07 (4532) - Houston, Texas, USA - AUG 22, 2014
On tap at Hay Merchant. Pours a dark brown with large frothy tan head that leaves sticky lacing. The aroma is cherry skin, roast, dark chocolate. Medium mouthfeel with light roast and dark chocolate, not much cherry.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
SudsMcDuff (6256) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - JUN 25, 2014
I lived in Japan for a couple years. In the first month I was there I heard a truck go by playing what could only be ice cream jingle music. I hastily put on some shoes, bolted out the door and sprinted down the block while people looked at me like I was crazy. I finally caught up to the truck, all out of breath and sweaty and there were no pictures of ice cream anywhere on it and I could barely speak Japanese and couldn’t order. Finally someone who was standing by laughing at me explained that the truck sold kerosene. What kind of sick monsters have a truck that goes around playing music and selling kerosene? DO they want their children to explode. It was the saddest walk home ever.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TXBadger (1658) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 22, 2014
Pours a dark brown color with off-white head. Cherry, chocolate, roasted malt, and some nuts on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a sweet and tart cherry flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RSRIZZO (1872) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - MAY 2, 2014
22oz bottle poured into a Snifter at 41°. Color is black with good carbonation and a thick rocky brown head. Aroma is a deep roasted malt scent with just a faint note of fruit on the back end. It has a medium body with a smooth mouth feel. Flavor of deep roasted coffee that gives a hint of dark chocolate then some dried fruit. As the after taste rolls in the roasted flavors give a mellow bitterness and just a touch of cheery. As it warms a bit the cheery seems to show a little more bring out some sweetness. Overall its a very tasty brew and is well balanced, I just thought the cherry would standout a little more.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
SPDickerman (1012) - Texas, USA - APR 8, 2014
Pours pitch black with a medium sized tan head. Smells strongly of milk chocolate. Taste is hints of cherry with a bold milk chocolate backbone. Medium-bodied with a smooth texture and soft mouth-carbonation, Deep Ellum Cherry Chocolate Double Brown Stout finishes with a subtle cherry note and extreme chocolate.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 8/20
Beerenberger (1545) - Fischer, Texas, USA - MAR 21, 2014
The nose is filled with chocolate with hints of coffee and roasted malts. A deep, dark, brown pour with a tan ring and minimal lacing. The palate is slightly sweet with flavors of chocolate, cherries, hints of medicine and coffee bitterness. Medium-full body with moderate carbonation. Overall, I really wanted like this beer, but found it to be wanting in body and the mediciine notes got in the way of my full enjoyment. A double perhaps, but definately not a home run.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fiveacestx (680) - Texas, USA - MAR 12, 2014
Growler pour - dark brown with a small head. Has a mocha aroma and an and initial smoky taste. The body is malty sweet and the finish is dark chocolate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
roxtersoxter (357) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAR 9, 2014
Pours dark black with large tan head out of bottle. Aroma of chocolate with roast and vanilla. Roasted cocoa flavor with slight finish of cherry. Good beer overall. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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