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RATINGS: 656   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   IBU: 33   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Chocolate malt and roasted barley provide the dark color and fully body of chocolate stout. Toasy accents and a hoppy dryness add to this smooth brew. An old time favorite you’ll remember.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Reganstout (4) - - FEB 20, 2014 does not count
This solid dry stout was better than expected. She smells chocolatey & malty with a pleasing buckskin head. It was superior to many in its class. This seems underrated at 75.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ed5388 (2098) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - FEB 16, 2014
Sampled at Big Brew Beer Festival (Morristown). Poured a dark brown/almost black color with a thick creamy khaki colored head. Aroma of sweet chocolate, roasted malt, and caramel. Taste of roasted coffee, sweet chocolate, and vanilla.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kathouse (1016) - Nevada, USA - FEB 14, 2014
Tight tan foam sits atop this deep black ale. Aroma is chocolate and coffee. Similar is taste and aroma that you would find in a typical Irish stout, but the cocoa is ramped up a little bit.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
anthony850 (252) - Andover, New Jersey, USA - FEB 4, 2014
On tap nice smooth feel with chocolate. A lighter style stout. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Onslow (1171) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - JAN 23, 2014
Pour from a 12oz bottle. Inky dark brew with small tan head. Aroma of burnt malt with some coffee and dark chocolate overtones. Taste starts out with sweet malt and then transitions to a nice burnt malt taste, as with the aroma with coffee and chocolate overtones. Ends weakly with some dryness but not much happening. Palate is generally thin but also sticky at the end. Good, enjoyable, not really a standout.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Joakgust (894) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 21, 2014
Bottle, 355ml - Opaque dark brown beer with a large beige head. Aroma is malty with notes of chocolate, coffee, roasted barley and vanilla. Flavor is malty with notes of coffee, chocolate, oats and herbs. A bit thin bodied, but pretty ok for this abv.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (2046) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JAN 20, 2014
@ Party Town / Florence KY Aroma of bitter chocolate. Opaque brown-black with swirls of head cover, curtain of lace. Taste is burnt malt mixed with bittersweet dark chocolate. All moves well through a growing palate, giving in to a watery bitterness in the finish. Drinks well enough, but not enough to support the strong flavor. When a beer has strong malt and bitters, it should deliver more on the palate. Reasonable, but not much beyond that

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
johnnyoski (439) - Macomb, Michigan, USA - JAN 18, 2014
Bottle. Dark brown pour with a short-lived, light brown head. Bitter cocoa aroma. Lightly smoked, bitter chocolate taste with hints of burnt malt. Dry, watery texture with average carbonation. Not offensive, but just a run of the mill beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wilnatp (581) - Minnesota, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Bottle. Pour is black brown. Aroma of chocolate and barley. Taste is sweet on finish.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rdixon77 (746) - Georgia, USA - JAN 16, 2014
Average chocolate stout. See through brown and bubbly. Roasted malts, sweet and metallic chocolate on nose. More bitter in taste. Thin with high carbonation.


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