T2Tool (352) - Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA - MAY 19, 2006
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
I bought a six pack of this while on a visit to California. I wish it could be bought in Tennessee. Poured very nicely and had a great taste to it. When I visit again, will definately make another purchase.
BigJoe7231 (25) - Schererville, Indiana, USA - MAY 15, 2006
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
This stuff is great! Dark and smooth,it has a nice roasty chocolatey taste to it. Slighty thin, but the taste more than makes up for it.
19Ei8hty (1110) - Washington, USA - MAY 14, 2006
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Very nice chocolatey porter- dark and smooth, malty and mild coffee aroma. Cream/white colored head, disapates very quickly. Solid Drink.
BrewEd (182) - Wilmington, North Carolina, USA - MAY 14, 2006
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Had this in a bottle at PF Changs in Phoenix. Nice, rich malts which were bold but not as complex as I might have thought given my expecations. Enjoyable and easy-drinking for a Porter.
BuckeyeBoy (2314) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 12, 2006
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
12 oz bottle Pours out a very rick pitck BLACK with a off white/tan head. There is a very good roast in this mix A+
Beerdedone (2394) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 24, 2006
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Sampled at world beer festival. dark pour, with a large off-white to light beige head. aroma of roast, chocolate, some fruit present as well. Flavor reflects its aroma, but not as good. Decent brew.
BrewDad (4493) - Olympia, USA - APR 23, 2006
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
UPDATED: JUL 4, 2008 [Bottle]
This is the nectar of the gods. A great brew that just gets better every year. I love the use of the roasted malts. The chcolate flavors are also through out the beer and this is just a great beer for anyone to drink. One of the best beers I have ever had.
timmy300 (203) - bloomington, Illinois, USA - APR 22, 2006
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
ALL OF THE RIGHT PORTER FLAVORS IN THIS DRINKABLE ROASTY BEER.........TIME TO DRINK MORE PORTERS........
talon1117 (1152) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - APR 19, 2006
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: DEC 27, 2006 Pours a dark nearly black with only the slightest tinge of ruby. The head is fairly large, fluffy, and off-white, and it has decent longevity. Nose is pleasent with hoclate, backed up by fig, vanilla, and slight roast. Flavor is started with a coffee roast flavor with the chocolate backing it up and the hop bitterness melding in to create a bitter sweet flavor. There really never is enough roast or hops to make it too interesting. Palate lively with a somewhat watery texture and a slightly less than medium body. Finish is short and chocolatey. Very easy drinking for a proter, but not really all that appealing.
frankenkitty (1958) - Oak Lawn, Illinois, USA - APR 18, 2006
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Clear mahogany with a creamy tan head. Light caramel and light roast aroma. Bocky flavor, very watery. Doesnít come close to the porters I know and love. Astringent finish shows some syrupy sweetness but this is too thin to be any good.
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