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RATINGS: 336   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 243   ABV: 8.1%
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The most decadent creation ever to be crafted in FCBs brewhouse. Deep roasty flavors, rich chocolate nose, coffee undertones and impeccable balance are the result of imperializing an already flawless brew.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Steve_0 (2229) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 5, 2013
On tap at the brewery. Pour is deep brown, almost black with a big tan head and great lacing. Sweet cocoa, roasty, lightly earthy, bready, grassy, and vanilla aroma. Taste is dark chocolate, light oak, toasted malt, a hint of vanilla, earthy hops, and brown sugar. Thick mouthfeel with soft carbonation. Damn decent stout.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
brokensail (9918) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 5, 2013
On tap @ Ft. Collins. Black pour with a dense tan head. Smells like chocolate, popcorn, and grainy sweetness. Roasted malt, some dark fruit, and ash. Flavor is somewhat chocolatey. Roast, dark fruit, light smoke, and grain sweetness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gmellison (368) - Colorado, USA - OCT 5, 2013
On tap at fcb. Aroma is nuts and chocolate. Flavor is chocolate. Not terrible, but pretty boring

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
ttroha (169) - Georgia, USA - SEP 29, 2013
Bottle. Dark black with minimal tan head. Aroma of chocolate. Taste of roasted coffee, chocolate and malt. A chocolate aftertaste with light carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nimbleprop (4196) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 18, 2013
12oz bottle pours a fairly viscous, opaque black with some off white head. Nose is what youd expect, malt, chocolate, toast, caramel, brown sugar, nutty. Flavor is more milk chocolate, caramel, sweet, malt, light toast, light toasted almond. Full, dry finish.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mikedevilsfan (130) - Tennessee, USA - JUN 15, 2013
Super duper dark roasted, burnt coffee flavor with some dark chocolate on the nose and palate. Roasty burnt coffee finish. Delightful.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ads135 (2579) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - JUN 4, 2013
This is easily the best beer Ive tried from Fort Collins. Very sweet, but not cloying, rich and creamy. Dark with a great head.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
conway (1126) - - MAR 27, 2013
Bottle. Pours black with 2 finger white head. Aroma is very sweet with chocolate and a lot of roasted malt. Roasted malt takes over in the taste with some brief coffee notes. Moderate heat from the alcohol. Mouthfeel is a little thin with a lively carb. Would have benefited from the chocolate being more apparent in the taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SudsMcDuff (5659) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 20, 2013
Oh lady - what a salad! Not like the sissy concoctions some girls serve. Theyre enough to keep a man a bachelor forever!

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
Malty_MacHops (640) - Eastanollee, Georgia, USA - FEB 11, 2013
The aroma is dark chocolate (like the really bitter high cacao percentage kind) and roast coffee. Black with a very small fading cream head. Bitter roast coffee flavors. Medium bodied with a bittersweet finish.


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