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RATINGS: 658   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9/5   EST. CALORIES: 345   ABV: 11.5%
Shall one compare thee to a fair beer, Not even this perfect porter before thou will do thee justice. Thou art more complex, brave and cunning. Thou have changed more than a brew will ever. Thou may be lil’, but thy mind is greater than words can speak and beer will ever taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jamestulloch (3430) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 12, 2016
Bottle from Bottle Baron. Black body with a thin beige head that fades. No lacing. Aroma of plum, treacle and liquorice. Flavour of blueberries, tar and soy sauce. Medium body with a slick texture. Soft fizz. Sharp and tangy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Maarten1993 (1004) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 9, 2016
Drank 09-09-16. Nice beer! Very good combination of porter-like thickness, with a good amount of sweetness. Really good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
badhack (520) - San Francisco, California, USA - SEP 7, 2016
Overpowering booze, syrup, brown sugar, bitter chocolate and vanilla. Not enough malt to back this up. Just gets stronger as it warms. The beer is seriously hopped and won’t let you down there. It’s a chocolate chip cookie with rum and hops.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bosbouw (2667) - Gemonde, NETHERLANDS - SEP 6, 2016
Zwarte kleur met een goede bruine kraag. Ruikt vol, vanille, zacht, fruitig chocolade. Smaakt vol, chocolade, koffie, mout, mocha vanille. Lekker.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Echon (370) - Århus, DENMARK - SEP 2, 2016
Black. Big aroma and flavour, with caramel malt, chocolate, roasted barley and alcohol. Very sweet, pungent and spicy, with a dry, bitter and alcoholic finish. Full body. Overall, a good imperial porter, although I am somewhat ambivalent about it. Sure, this is full-bodied and tasty, but it is also too sweet and pungent. The balance is way off. Great at first, but it soon becomes cloying and I did not really feel like finishing the bottle.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Finn (6291) - Tromsø, NORWAY - AUG 24, 2016
Flaske 355ml. Gave fra Rune. Drukket på Lillehøgda 11 Aug 16. Svart. Høyt luftig mokkafarget skum som daler veldig sakte. Pene filigranser. Lett sjokoladearoma med spor av rosiner. Smaken lett søtlig lakris & mandler. Alkoholen godt kamuflert. God!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Florya (1759) - Bergen, NORWAY - AUG 20, 2016
How: bottle Appearance: almost black with a small tanned head. Aroma: prunes, chocolate, coffee,dark caramel, madeira, vanilla and toast. Palate: full body, soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cagou007 (1039) - FRANCE - AUG 18, 2016
Pours deep black with no head. Nose is cough syrup and bourbon. First mouthfeel is very sweet. Aromas are dark chocolate, raisin, mint notes. Low carbonation, medium body. Long sweet finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
GregNC (104) - - AUG 18, 2016
Bottled 33cl. Color : very dark ale with very thin white head. Nose : mint, aniseed flavoured, soja sauce. Aromas : raisins, honey, spices, soja. Heavy texture, low carbonation, low bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dmac (5603) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - AUG 18, 2016
12oz bottle via 4pack from Spirits Jackson. Poured a viscous deep black body under a dense yet quick fading tight foamy mocha head. Aroma of dark chocolate, soy sauce, booze, dark fruits, burnt vanilla extract. Flavor is similar with a lot of dark fruit and dark berries coming through before a big burnt malts roasty finish. Medium body with solid heat on the backend. Really nice.

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