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RATINGS: 1894   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.99   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Pours silky black with a creamy tan head. The nose is sweet with strong chocolate and caramel malt presence. No absence of hops gives Founders’ robust porter the full flavor you deserve and expect. Cozy like velvet. It’s a lover, not a fighter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rok1024 (1270) - Maribor, SLOVENIA - JUN 6, 2015
Black appearance with light brown head. Roasted chocolate aroma, rich taste with noticeable bitterness, long finish. Very good Porter style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Shot (256) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - JUN 5, 2015
Bottle. Pours black with a massive beige head that dissipates to a thin, creamy film. Aromas are coffee, dark chocolate, dark chocolate, vanilla and cream. Finishes with black pepper and nutty tones. Creamy mouthfeel. Delicious!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
HerrBierkoenig (579) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAY 31, 2015
From 0,355l bottle, BBD: 02/01/2016 Pours hazy dark brown to almost black liquid, medium creamy brown head, Aroma: merveilleux, dark and milk chocolate, ripe prunes, red fruits, light espresso, caramel, indecribably harmonic, Taste: medium sweet, medium bitter, light to medium sour, milk chocolate, caramel, red fruits, harmonic, Palate: medium body, creamy to oily texture, average carbonation, Long bitter roasty finish, Overall: perfect, one of my all time best porters, enjoyed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
angelkostvo (897) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 31, 2015
Black colour, brown head, aroma of smoked meat, milk and coffee. Taste is light to medium sweet, medium body, creamy texture, soft carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Mr_Abner (174) - Michigan, USA - MAY 29, 2015
Bottle. Pours black with a beige head. Smells of chocolate, roasted malts, dark roasted coffee. Bitter, with a rich, full taste of roasted malts. Medium bodied; a touch chalky; average carbonation; bitter finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
IPAgutten79 (766) - Skui, NORWAY - MAY 29, 2015
Svart med lavt skum. Lun aroma av sjokolade, lakris og kaffehint. I smaken finner jeg rřstet malt, lakris, kaffe og noe sjokolade. Fin bitterhet. Medium konsistens.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bursprak (1378) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 28, 2015
Bottle @ home. Pitch black pour with a frothy light tan head. Nose has loads of milk chocolate, some light roast and light savoury notes. Taste is super smooth, milk chocolate, light coffee, caramel and some salty licorice. Super good!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
adasko (978) - Poznan, POLAND - MAY 24, 2015
Aromat rewelacyjny. Masa kakao, masa kawy, masa czarnej czekolady. Piwo czarne, nieprzejrzyste. Niewielka piana, świetny lacing. W smaku podobnie jak w aromacie, dużo kawy, dużo paloności. Paloność szczególnie w posmaku daje o sobie znać. Delikatnie zbyt mocno nasycone, ale nadal gładkie i aksamitne. Rewelacyjne piwo. Jakby z tego zrobić baltic porter albo imperial porter - zagięłoby system.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bagalagalaga (151) - Indiana, USA - MAY 18, 2015
A little bit crisp and bitter when it hits your tongue, but almost immediately mellows out and lets some chocolatey coffee tastes through. However, I have to give it a 1/5 in both the categories of beer name and attractiveness of woman on the bottle.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fkoolen (583) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - MAY 18, 2015
Bottle at home. Oily black topped by a beige creamy head. Rich roasted malts with an abundance of soft coffee and chocolate, nicely balanced by some tropical fruity hops. Not too bitter or dry, more rounded and soft. Long finish. Low carbonation, good body (especially considering the low abv). Great meeting Founders Brewing with this ale.

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