omhper (20449) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 22, 2006
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at the brewpub. Black. Coffee aroma. Fairly sweet. There’s plenty of grapefruity hops to go with the malt derived coffee and licorice flavours. Balanced bitterness. A really good porter!
anders37 (18351) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 29, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ the brewpub. Pours an almost black color with a tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aorma. Roasted malty chocolate flavor with some hints of coffee. Has a rosated malty chocolate finish.
fiulijn (15750) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 16, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at the brewpub
Dark brown color, almost black, with beige head. Light aroma of roasted malts. Good structure, with pleasant flavor of dark chocolate and roasted malts (just a bit too roasty for me), at least not too dry; correct bitterness.
Leaning a bit near Stouts, but quite good.
Oakes (13136) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 3, 2003
2.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Very dark brown. Roasty aroma w/ some dark fruit. Slighty thin and astringent coffee-roast palate. Some toasty notes, dry finish Overattenuated.
bhensonb (11908) - Woodland, California, USA - JAN 14, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at the brewpub. Aromas of burnt malt and coffee. Poured black with a creamy beige head. flavor is burnt malt and omlight coffee. Might be a touch of chocolate. Hop? Seems so. It is finishing nicely bitter.
argo0 (11866) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 27, 2004
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear dark-red body with creamy beige head, nice lacing. Medium sweet, roasty, coffee, molasses. Taste is moderately sweet, molasses, caramel, roasty, coffee. Finish is coffee bitter. Smooth, medium body.
jcwattsrugger (11317) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 5, 2007
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
on tap-pours a rich tan head that laces and black color. Aroma is dark malt-coffee. Taste is dark malt-coffee.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - NOV 7, 2009
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Date: September 09, 2009
Appearance: clear dark brown with ruby edges, fine tan head, heavy lace
Aroma: light dry chocolate aroma with faint hops
Body: creamy body
Flavor: rich dry chocolate flavor, good dose of roasted, robust biterness follows the dark malts, just a hint of caramel sweetness, long bitter finish
Overall: a really nice dry porter
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Score: ** /4
JoeMcPhee (8746) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 6, 2006
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark black beer with some ruby highlights. Fairl toasty, chocolatey aroma. Flavour is quite chocolatey, nice sweet toast and warm caramel undertones. Some roasty bitterness and light astringency. Easy-drinking, fairly simple brew.
3fourths (8389) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - AUG 12, 2004
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampeld @ brewery. Dark brown. roasty and buttery flavor, light but rough. Gritty burnt malts flavor, light finish of nuts. Buttery chocolate malt nose. Simple porter, with some smoked malt flavor as well.