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RATINGS: 162   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33/5   IBU: 24   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Black w/garnet highlights, this Porter is rich & full flavored with notes of chocolate, coffee & smoke. 24 IBU’S, 5.8% ABV.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ElCapitan22 (338) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 10, 2015
Pours a nice black color, but has no lacing or head retention. I expected it to smell more of chocolate and burnt coffee, but those are barely present. It is more bitter than most porters I have had. Reminds me more of a black ipa than a porter.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jabah (386) - Winter Park, Florida, USA - MAY 7, 2015
This is an OK porter....slightly above average but nothing really special here. There’s some roasty coffee and chocolate flavors, though the texture and balance could be a little better. Evolution just made it down here to FL. My first sample from them, so I’ll give one of their other styles a try.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
solidfunk (7627) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 2, 2015
Sharp bitter chocolate and a lot of grain but only a little roast aroma. Pours black withouy much head. Light bitter finish. Bottle at right proper.

3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nasmith003 (212) - Virginia, USA - APR 21, 2015
Weak aroma (could be the glass). Deep coffee color, clear. Hints of coffee and chocolate. Hop bitterness shows up at the end and lingers a bit long.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
walleye (1094) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - FEB 24, 2015
Bottle poured dark brown with ruby highlights with tan head. aroma coffee, chocolate, roasty. flavor roasty, licorice, chocolate, smoke. good beer

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jackl (7063) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 25, 2015
Keg @ Sedona. Deep brown with a small head. Nose of boiled grain, fruit leather, toffee. Taste is strawberry. Bitter ash. Brown bread. Sort of thin and watery.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GenDV138 (5978) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - DEC 29, 2014
4 ounce pour on draft at Evolution Craft. Brownish black with off-white head. Aromas of light roast, dark fruit, light chocolate. Tastes of roast, licorice, chocolate, dark fruit. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Matt_Foran (96) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Nice malt, coffee, a hint of chocolate and smoke upon the first taste. The appearance is nice and dark for a porter. It has a nice dry lingering finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
zizzybalubba (1794) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - DEC 17, 2014
12 oz. bottle from Total Wine, Virginia Beach, VA. Dark brown cola-like pour. Roasted malt aroma of chocolate, espresso, and light smoke. Taste features roasted coffee, dark chocolate, and faint bitter charred malt with just a touch of floral hops on the finish. Medium bodied. This is nicely done porter.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SlovakSniper (5088) - Candiac, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 29, 2014
Je le verse et il ressemble bien à un porter. Je ne vois pas tant de mousse dans mon verre. Un anneau, sans aucun doute. Le nez propose une céréale rôtie, de la vanille et du chocolat. Le goût est corsé, comme du café, assez bien rôti, un peu terreux avec une pointe de fumée ou de brûlure. La vanille est absente ou vraisemblablement remplacée par un fruit noir. Ce porter a une structure plus corpulente que la plupart de ses frères. La texture est en petite crème. L’arrière-goût est bien sec avec une amertume bien prolongée et même fruitée.


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