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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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A caribbean stout infused with coffee. The caribbean style is synonymous with strong full bodied stouts. Ours is rich and dark with a toasted brown head, well balanced, roasty and full flavored. Cold steeping with an organic coffee, from Rise Up, imparts a generous but balanced coffee nose and flavor. 40 IBUís 6.7% ABV


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AxlLives (288) - Maryland, USA - NOV 12, 2012
Draft pour - opaque black/brown with medium tan head. Lasting with nice lacing. Big aromas of coffee, roasted malts, nuts, dark fruits and light sweet cocoa. Tastes of figs, coffee, chocolate, and other goodness. Round palate, lots of flavor, very good with a KICK!


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maxbier (397) - Maryland, USA - DEC 20, 2014
On tap at source. Very dark nearly black. Roasty chocolate aromas. Taste is quite roasty up front, not boozy (if I didn't know the ABV I would have incorrectly guessed 5%). Medium to light palette. Finish is light toast black coffee and cocoa. Very nice stout, I'd like to try it on nitro.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kidobutai (421) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - DEC 19, 2014
Poured from a bottle. Terrific thick brown spongy head. Sharp aroma and taste of strong coffee. Chocolate notes.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
robgibbens (417) - Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA - DEC 2, 2014
Got growler of this fine brew at Gillyís Craft Beer and Fine Wine in Rockville, MD. Pours dark black, of course and the foam is short and tan. Looks great for cold weather drinking. Good mouthfeel with nice coffee and chocolate notes. Great balance and flavor overall. This is nice...

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GJF (1271) - Mount Vernon, Iowa, USA - NOV 22, 2014
Tasted on a trip to St. Michaels. Dark pour, brown head. Incredibly rich aroma. Lots of roasted malt and coffee flavors. Rich and delicious.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheBeerGod (5336) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Bottle. Black bodied with a tall, dense brown head. Big roasted malt notes and coffee with bittersweet chocolate and burnt caramel. Taste is big coffee, roasted malt, chocolate covered oily coffee beans and burnt caramel. Body is medium with a dense bubbly carbonation. Ends with more roasted malt and coffee but gets a touch sweeter here with more of a sweet chocolate blended with it.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
katrinaez (117) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 7, 2014
Really tasty stout. Great flavor. Chocolate AND coffee but light and not overpowering. Coats the tongue a little.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
JDBaker11058 (1359) - Maryland, USA - OCT 12, 2014
Appearance: near black, short, creamy tan head shrinking to a thick collar, minimal lacing. Aroma: strong notes of cold-pressed coffee, dark chocolate, some soy sauce and a bit of licorice. Taste: as the aroma indicates, with bitter, slightly acidic coffee most prominent. Finish: long finish, a bit acidic and astringent, very roasty. Notes: Loved the palate--smooth and silky. Coffee was just a tad on the wrong side of the scales, with too much acidity--thatís the only thing that kept this from being amazing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Voodoo (350) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 3, 2014
Pours an inky, opaque black with a dense light brown head which lingers......aroma is coffee, chocolate.....taste is burnt chocolate, coffee grounds, sweet then dries a touch in the finish but still overwhelming coffee....needs a touch more complexity.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RussianDragon (515) - - JUL 24, 2014
12 oz bottle. Pours a clear near black with light passing as a dark ruby hue when backlit. A dark tan head fades to the edge fairly quickly, leaving barely any lacing. Aroma is overall mild, but complex: chocolate malt, cocoa, bittersweet chocolate syrup, and coffee in the form of mocha. Flavor is same, and very rich for a 6.7%. Mild dark cherry tang in the finish, which is very nice. Medium bodied, active carbonation, a great beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
docsteigs (537) - Texas, USA - JUN 24, 2014
The overpowering roastiness of this stout just kicks you in the teeth. It's too much. Even for a roasty stout. Sorry. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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