bytemesis (3011) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - JUL 8, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pours dark black with a medium creamy tan head that dissipates slowly with nice lacing. Aroma is chocolate, coconut, cinnamon, peanut butter. Flavor is light plist sweet, light bitter, lots of coconut and roasty notes for sure, some peanut butter present as well. Lightish body, a bit cloying but otherwise decent.
BillWyce (698) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 18, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours lightly hazy nut brown with a 1-finger light tan head. Aroma is mostly of coconut, with some caramel and roasted malt underneath. Body is medium and mildly oily, with a dry finish. Flavor of roasted malt up front, with a strong note of toasted coconut behind it. Some bitter chocolate and a charred note underneath, with the caramel appearing some in the finish.
jtclockwork (7974) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 11, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Andrew. Pours dark brown with tan head. Nose/taste of roast malt, coconut custard, cola candy, drug store chocolate and caramel. Medium body.
Beerdedone (2584) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 11, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. Pours dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma of caramel, light caramel and chocolate. Flavor of caramel, toasted coconut, chocolate and had some nuttiness.
closey22 (794) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - JUN 2, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark brown with rimming tan head that is slightly lacy; aroma is richly chocolate with hints of coconut; Flava is richly chocolate; feels medium thin; finishes sweet and subtly roasty.
solidfunk (3659) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JUN 2, 2014
2.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
A little bit of a mess. Chocolate and coconut, but doesn’t come together well. Pours brown with ok head and lacing. Sweet finish. Tap at Irish Pol.
conway (1317) - - MAY 31, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Cola with little head. Taste and aroma are both predominantly chocolate and coconut. Smooth rich mouthfeel. Too sweet but tasty.
Braudog (5584) - Hampton, Virginia, USA - MAY 24, 2014
2.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottle. Pours a ruddy brown, almost a dark rust color. The head is thin, tan and forgiving. This has a sweet, nutty aroma, and drinks with an overly sweet essence, an odd coconut piece being the most prominent note. Thin body, odd musty finish. (#5522, 5/24/2014)
BeerandBlues2 (9445) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - MAY 22, 2014
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle at home. Pours clear black with a small, frothy light tan head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is coconut, chocolate, figs, vanilla, caramel and cookie malt and light earthy hops. Flavor is caramel and coconut, lightly sweet dark chocolate and dark malts, light hops and bitterness, some caramel and a sweet finish. Light body and carbonation. Not much going on here other than coconut and caramel, and kind of thin.
gendv138 (1028) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAY 21, 2014
2.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
12 ounce bottle poured into a tulip. Pours dark brown with a finger of light tan head. Decent lacing. Aromas of milk chocolate, caramel, light coconut. Tastes of roast, dark chocolate, bitter notes, faint notes of coconut here and there, artificial chemical-like notes. Light body with a dry finish. Smells better than it tastes. Seems like another gimmick beer.