50belair (1718) - Florida, USA - JUN 21, 2013
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle at the Blind Monk. Dark brown pour with a light brown head. Dark roasted malt and caramel aromas. Rich and smooth with a good mouthfeel. Robust roasted malts, vanilla, caramel, and bitter chocolate notes. Good body and balance. Well done.
Fritz123 (553) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - JUN 18, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at Sybarite Pig. Snifter. Very dark, opaque pour. Thick brown mocha head. Beautiful lacing. Aroma of vanilla, cocoa, roasted malts, nuts. Taste is chocolate, vanilla, roasted peanuts, roasted malts, and dark fruits. Mouth is smooth with a thick lactose. Bitter finish. very well done.
jjgmd (1046) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - JUN 17, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours as thick as motor oil, with a deep black color.....no head. Nose is malt, chocolate and black licorice. Taste is deep roasted coffee, malt and chocolate. Alcohol is very well hidden, with a burnt cigar flavor as well. Finish is semi sweet, dry and ends with the same flavors. Nice. Quaff Score 8 / 10
zgaier (1012) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - JUN 17, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours black with a dissipating brown head and aroma of roasted malt and liquorice. Taste is of roasted malt, liquorice, light chocolate, and peat with a dry, burnt finish. Very nice strong porter
dogfishho (557) - Bloomfield, New Jersey, USA - JUN 14, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
An exceptional porter. Pours thick and dark with a big khaki head. The aroma is roasty and chocolatey with a mild licorice tinge. On the palate it's similar. Really tasty and super easy to drink.
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solidfunk (2584) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 9, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Very respectable. Pours syrupy black without much head or lacing. Strong bitter coffee aroma with roast malt and booze and nut. Soft carbonation. Finishes very bitter. Consistency a little sticky. Lots of vanilla as well. Booze is well hidden. Tap at tap 42.
musinj6 (358) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUN 7, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours an opaque dark black with red tine with thin red/tan head that is small with thin lacing. Aroma of dark chocolate, coffee, roasted malt and dark fruits. Mildly sweet up front with some booziness to balance it out toward the end. Medium to full bodied, creamy with soft carbonation. Long, bitter/boozy finish. This is a good porter
brokensail (9108) - Orange County, California, USA - JUN 5, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Black in color with a tan head. Dark fruits, licorice, roasted malt, and dark chocolate. A touch of soy sauce, some coffee, and alcohol. Nice sweet flavor. Lots of dark fruit, licorice, and chocolate. Notes of coffee, burnt sugar, and a touch of alcohol.
rbrazell (1308) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUN 1, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Proof. Deep black pour held up to light with a thick creamy tan head. Rich roasted malts, cocoa nibs, licorice, earthiness with a touch of smoke. Rich chocolate, roasted maltiness, hints of cream, smoke and earthiness. Medium thick bodied with dry bitter earthy finish. Pretty damn tasty.
Westmeister (1299) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 27, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a viscous thick oily black with little tan head. Smell is thick roaste malts, toffee, dark chocolate, soy. Taste is the same dark chocolate, soy, dark roast, medium sweet, some dark fruit. Palate is full and a bit chewy.