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RATINGS: 127   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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A complex, robust porter, Bad Moon is medium to full bodied with a slightly sweet, malty presence combined with hints of chocolate and coffee.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11079) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JAN 20, 2008
on tap-pours a dissipation tan head that laces and black color with red tint. Aroma is roasty, dark malt-chocolate/licorice, some cocoa powder/acidic. Taste is roasty, dark malt-chocolate/licorice, some cocoa powder/acidic/bitterness from hops. Medium/full body. Plenty of carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
vadavid (142) - Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA - DEC 29, 2007
On draft. This American Porter is dark brown with a moderate head. The rich and pleasant aroma is malty sweet with a hints of coffee and chocolate. The taste is lightly sweet, toasted malt with some roasted coffee. Bad Moon Porter has a very creamy, thick mouth feel. The after taste leaves you with expresso and faint hops. This is a very nice Porter.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Miver (609) - Silver Spring, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 27, 2007
On Draft in Fellís Point. Poured dark with a small head. Aroma is roasty. Taste of roasted coffee with a touch of sweetness from chocolate. Good crisp finish with the same hop presence from the venom. Nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dsm (109) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 14, 2007
Draft at Fellís Point. The mild taste is of chocolate and coffee. It is medium bodied, smooth and a bit sweet. Not bad at all.

3.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Skeegle (566) - Maryland, USA - DEC 3, 2007
Aroma is truly amazing. Roasty coffee and sugary sweet oats. The taste and palate are a bit weak though and slightly watery. Tastes strong as it enters your mouth but the aftertaste is non existent. A fine brew.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stine (1546) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 25, 2007
Arundel Mills location. Black pour; somewhat thin with some light oak tones around the edges. Lightly acrid espresso aroma, with crushed black pepper and cinnamon infusing dark chocolate; honey and root beer come through a bit tepidly with some warmth. Ashes and bland smoke. Heavily roasted flavor; charred skin of steak, burnt figs, and winks of brisket tang. Earthy dominance throughout. Full in the mouth with substantial dark malts to subdue the milky tones and effervescent sparkle. Rustic cocoa bitterness and a full, heavy pulse of raw roast come through at the finish. Different, and satisfying.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
wickedpete (634) - Lexington Park, Maryland, USA - NOV 21, 2007
Very dark with a small head. Aroma is sweet with some roasted malt. Flavor is roasted bitter with chocolaty sweetness.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
dlovell2 (735) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - OCT 22, 2007
Black ale with a tan creamy head. coffee and smoke aroma. Creamy feel in mouth. Taste of chocolate coffee and smoke. This is an excellent porter.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
nd1748 (40) - dundalk, Maryland, USA - OCT 22, 2007
UPDATED: NOV 6, 2007 Red black body. Aroma is rich dark chocolate, roasty with hints of coffee. Taste is mocha, roasty -- finishes coffee bitter.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jehoey (765) - Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 15, 2007
UPDATED: OCT 16, 2007 This is the way I like my porter. Aroma was full of roasty notes, with lots of chocolate, coffee, some carmel and a little bit of that burnt carmel that I really like in a porter. The beer came off the tap opaque black with a tan head that stayed as a film throughout the duration. mmm mmm good, flavor is initially coffee with some flavors of cocoa that leads into burnt toffee, and a roasted heaven. medium-full mouthfull that was silky smooth. One of the best porters Iíve ever had


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