mrhopsbeertalk (151) - Massachusetts, USA - AUG 25, 2014
3.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
The aroma suprisingly lactic with minor notes of chocolate and toasted malt. The flavor is more predictably malt forward, smokey, coffee and chocolate with a toasty creamy mouth feel.
Nsanders (543) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - AUG 24, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at Pizza Luce. Black with a thick creamy khaki head. Big roasted malt aroma, light roasted coffee, cream and crackers. Tastes sweet but with a coffee bitterness. Lighter body with a foamy feel.
RussianDragon (505) - - AUG 24, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at Town Hall. Pours a clear near black with light passing as a barely visible reddish hue when backlit. Aroma is grain, baker’s chocolate, and malt sweetness. Flavor is same with roasted malt and bitter chocolate within the context of a nitro mouthfeel. Overall smooth and sweet. Slight chocolate milk notes. Creamy full body, nitro carbonation. Solid.
radio_nowhere (893) - Maryland, USA - AUG 16, 2014
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at Arlington Cinema ’N’ Drafthouse in Virginia served in a mug, opaque black with creamy dark tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate and light coffee. Taste adds some light smoke and earthy hop bitterness. Medium body, low carbonation (nitro), creamy with roast finish. Very good nitro oatmeal stout.
edgallow (2273) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 10, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
16 oz draft pours black with a tan head. Aroma of roasted malts, toffee, chocolate and coffee. Taste is malts, coffee and chocolate.
salvaticas (451) - - AUG 6, 2014
3.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at Blind Tiger NYC. Very smooth, light but robust flavor. Intense given the ABV
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yiannnos (912) - , CYPRUS - AUG 2, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Black colour. A light bodied stout, roasted malt and coffee aroma and flavour
Slipstream (2052) - USA - AUG 2, 2014
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Seeing this on the board at the Bronx Ale House was a nice surprise. Now this is what a light stout should be. Creamy head. Smoked malt & coffee taste, with a little dark fruit too. Nicely balanced and smooth, Founders does it again.
two7offsuit (218) - Massachusetts, USA - AUG 1, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours black with a think tan head. Aroma of coffee and flavor of roasted malt and coffee.
mar (4939) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 30, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black with a khaki head. Bitter oatmeal, roasted malts chocolate, light alcohol. Creamy palate, alcohol, bitter, great finish