Barreras (1176) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - MAR 19, 2015
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Pours a black color with a light tan foam. Aroma of oatmeal malt. Taste is burnt oatmeal, malty backbone, with some coco notes. Flavor is a little burnt, with a deep bitterness in the aftertaste that lingers on the palate well after the swallow.
DSG (8175) - Tel Aviv, - MAR 16, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
[3/2/15] Draught at Fremont Brewing in Seattle. Black with brown foam. Roasty aroma with some coffee. Roasty flavor, rather sweet, with coffee, chocolate, caramel, and a bitterish and slightly ashy finish. Full-bodied. Very nice.
Errl (1944) - Plano, Texas, USA - MAR 10, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle..Pour is dark black with tan head...Nose is roast, chocolate, coffee, dry...Taste is chocolate, roast, spice, dry, coffee, dark and bold..
ryanfolty (2018) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - MAR 6, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
March 6, 2015 - can via trade. Dark pour with some head that faded quickly. Aroma was chocolate and grain. Taste was consistent with aroma, but had a roast that was almost smokey / ashy.
SudsMcDuff (6670) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 3, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
CaN, at work while washing kegs .. . Dark black .. Awesome cream foam .. . Dark roast, tar, creamed toast, and black gums .. . Perfectly balanced and utterly homicidal. Great beer! .. . . Why was vanilla ice so popular? You people forget about chocolate..? even strawberry is acceptable!?!
Concealer (909) - Denver, Colorado, USA - FEB 27, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bomber. Clear dark reddish brown with a medium brown head that lasts in a ring and laces. Aromas of roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, and toasted oats. Flavor is roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, oats, pine, light caramel and subtle vanilla underlying. Medium bodied, creamy smooth with a slightly bitter finish.
Arayaga2 (1879) - portland, Oregon, USA - FEB 27, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Brown/black with 2" of chocolate milk colored head. Aroma is cocoa with sprucey hop notes. Taste is coffee and some marshmallow, and trails into smooth roast and slightly ’dank’ hops. $5/22oz
JohnnyJ (4811) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 24, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On draft at the brewery. Dark brown, near black pour, tan head. Milk chocolate, roast, ground coffee, a bit watery, and mild bitterness. Ok, I’m not terribly impressed.
bigtaster (778) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - FEB 20, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
From can thanks Andre! In a snifter, black with large light brown head, big chocolate nose, some yeast, notes of dark fruit, plum, some roasted barley. Medium body, medium sweetness, light bitterness in the finish, more roasted barley on the finish along with dark chocolate. Tasty offering.
wchesser (1382) - Denver, Colorado, USA - FEB 15, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Deep black with translucent brown edges, fast fading but thick light coffee crema head. Nose of dark roast malts, bitter chocolate. Full bodied, smooth, bitter dark roast, light cocoa, espresso.