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RATINGS: 342   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 FCBís brewhouse. Deep roasty flavors, rich chocolate nose, coffee undertones and impeccable balance are the result of imperializing an already flawless brew.


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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KajII (782) - Macon, North Carolina, USA - JAN 29, 2011
Bottle. Poured black with a large light brown creamy head that was fully lasting and had excellent lacing. The aroma was of a burnt cereal malts, a mild does of resin hops and a sweet yeast with notes of dark chocolate, coffee and molasses. It tasted richly sweet and quite malty with a small hint of coffee to start then progressed into a bitter-sweet chocolate-coffee flavor at the finish. Mouthfeel was full in body and creamy in texture with a soft carbonation. Overall a quite satisfying chocolate stout.


3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bailz316 (227) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - AUG 24, 2014
Pours black with small tan head. Burnt malts and dark chocolate palate. Smoky, bitter finish

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mark_Eck (656) - - AUG 4, 2014
Pours black. Aroma and taste are chocolate, roasted malts, and coffee. Finishes mildly sweet.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
italianjohn (2315) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 15, 2014
Black pour with a thin off white head and light sticky lacing ... Taste is of bitter dark chocolate roasted and bitter with a caramel malt backbone ... Aroma of chocolate, roasted malts and caramel malts .... has a lingering bitter bite

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Chudwick (2094) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - JUN 29, 2014
12oz bottle (8.5% ABV per bottle) into Le Guinness Coupe du Monde 2010 - nose is wet toasted wheat bread. Sip adds coffee. I like the style but this particular example is not doing it for me; itís too boring. As it warms I get more chocolate. dry.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jeremyh70 (693) - Missouri, USA - MAY 10, 2014
Pours a dark brown with gold highlights, a good tan head with decent lacing. Aroma is roasted malt with coffee beans and some cocoa and chocolate. Taste is less chocolatey than expected with the roasted malt and dark coffee flavors being more prominent. There are some hints of chocolate but they are in the background. Also a sharp roasty bitterness that borders on tasting metallic, but doesnít offend my palate. Finishes with mild coffee and bitterness. Mouthfeel is semi creamy with a medium body and low/medium carbonation. Solid and good tasting stout but is more balanced than expected, considering its name.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Erikh04 (120) - - APR 30, 2014
On tap in Clemson. A little thin. Finishes hoppy. Not my favorite. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CopterScott (135) - Kansas, USA - APR 4, 2014
dark brown to black in color with a thin tan head with some lacing. aroma is roasted malts, coffee, and dark chocolate. flavor is the same. medium carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beernbourbon (1297) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - APR 4, 2014
Old bottle in my parentís fridge. Pour is dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is milk chocolate shake and light roasted malt. Flavor is really really true to.aroma. light milk chocolate and faint roasted malt. Not complicated. A little sweet and a little thin on the palate.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TimsRatings (416) - - MAR 9, 2014
From 12oz bottle. Pours dark with tan head. Aroma of chocolate and malt, with a touch of coffee thrown in nicely. Nice full taste of those three. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CardsFan25 (61) - - MAR 1, 2014
Dark pour with little tan head from a bottle. Considering it is a double chocolate stout the chocolate isnít overwhelming. Nice sweet chocolate and malt up front with a smooth coffee finish.


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