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A smooth and sturdy stout, made with 10% rolled oats, roasted barley and chocolate malt. The name is referential to the founders of Thebes, warriors who sprang from the earth when the teeth of a slain dragon were sown by Cadmus. Bittered with Chinook; finished with Cascade and Columbus hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
khays (57) - - JUN 14, 2014
Smells rich, molasses, chocolate and toasted malt withy a hint if black olives. Looks black with a brown small head. Bitter tasting, not sweet, roasted malt, real licorice (the salted kind, without the salt). Body is heavy, low carbonation, bitter but balanced. Appropriately named, does taste what I would imagine a dragons tooth would. The beer is balanced and well executed, definitely if you like bitter stouts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
djd07 (5026) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 5, 2014
On tap at Torst. Pours a dark brown with small tan head that lasts. The aroma is strong roasted malt, chocolate, and nuts. Thick mouthfeel with sweet roast and dark chocolate, easy to drink, very good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuu666 (5564) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 4, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours thick black, sweet chocolate, dry, oaty, chewy, bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mattyhennessy (366) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - JUN 2, 2014
Pours a jet black with a tan head. Roasty aromas of coffee, toffee and some burnt sugar. Taste is super malty but this is balanced well with light hop usage. Initial smokey flavour with dark chocolate, oats and caramel sweetness. Intense but delicious

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BrewGoblin (531) - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - MAY 28, 2014
Frig do I love a good Stout, so when a great one comes along, hot damn! Like the burnt embers, smoldering after the dragon’s searing breath this chewy elixir pours. A very pillowy and lofty dark tan top. Smoke, cocoa, oats, vanilla, loads of coffee, some anise and burnt bread all come out to play in stench and taste. So silky smooth going down, a light hop profile balances bitterness brilliantly.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Blom (836) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 26, 2014
On tap in Seattle. Malty stout with strong notes of chocolate and coffee with lots of roastedness. Full-bodied and creamy. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ljthiessen (616) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 25, 2014
Bottle. Dark brown pour with a beige head. Chocolate aromas, a little bit of manure. Rich chocolate, light coffee and nice roasty flavour. Quite a nice foreign stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
cards04 (2085) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 25, 2014
A very nice stout. Jlthiess..thanks again! Aromas are horse manure and earthy notes. Dark chocolate and coffee too. Flavors are bitter and roasty. Pretty intense for a foreign stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
northropfrye (2446) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 25, 2014
Dark brown head but not lasting head. Sweet dark chocolate taste. Nice stout

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Infiniteipa (30) - - MAY 22, 2014
Pitch black with a thin tan head. The aroma on this is fantastic, deep dark chocolate,rich roasted coffee, seriously intense. The taste is less impressive but solid. A little thinner than I would like, but it doesn’t ruin the experience. There is more chocolate and coffee, a slight sourness, mild carbonation, nice sweetness, and more sour on the finish with a mild bitterness. A great stout, worth trying.

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