blklab2007 (1951) - Connecticut, USA - FEB 28, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle poured a dark cola color bordering on black with a coating of tan head. Aroma has dark roasted malt, chocolate, brown malt, and some earth. Mouth feel is light and the carbonation medium low. Flavor has a medley of darker malts, light bitterness, medium roast, earthy hops, and some chocolate.
queenholly (2919) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - FEB 18, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at Cincy Beerfest. Very light vanilla cola, and chocolate malt aroma. Deep mahogany with a small tan head. Light chocolate malt flavor. LIght to medium body, moderate carbonation.
shrubber85 (7555) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - FEB 18, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft. Light chocolate malt aroma. Dark brown with small head. Sweet chocolate/vanilla malt flavor. Light but tasty.
gregwilsonstl (1068) - Missouri, USA - FEB 17, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
This tastes like coffee, but they tell me there is none. Surprised it’s this high alcohol.
Jow (2091) - New York, USA - FEB 13, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at the Stagshead this is quite yummy I dont mind saying. pours black with nice head. Nose of coffee and chocolate. Tastes of chocolate, coffee, resin, earth, wood, and some dark fruits. its creamy and smooth.
savnac (2391) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - FEB 12, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
12oz bottle. Dark reddish brown with a fizzy light tan head. Aroma of chocolate, wheat bread, cola and a light mineral twang. Flavor of rich dark bread, chocolate, doughy yeast with a medium hop bitterness. Medium body with prickly carbonation. Nice beer, full flavor and very drinkable.
Oscbert (1019) - Sacramento, California, USA - FEB 12, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
~Pleasant aroma of chocolate bread and coffee.
~Pours brownish black color with small lasting brownish white head.
~Chocolate bread flavor with light coffee. Really subtle roastiness.
~Medium light bodied with high CO2, chocolate lasting finish.
~This does remind me of some of the Dark beers I had in Prague. Very nice.
CaliWill (19) - - FEB 10, 2013
4.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
Yummy, what a fun beer! Very malty with the taste of coffee and chocolate, yet light and fuzzy. Not very hoppy, but who cares? Extra points for creativity!
podey (637) - New York, New York, USA - FEB 10, 2013
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught at Stags Head NYC. Pours black with reddish hues around the edges. Medium beige head. Aroma is very slight, bits of caramel and dark fruit. Tast is roasted malt with huints of chocolate. Really nice beer, finishes really very and very smoothly.
Leafs93 (1671) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 9, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours deep dark reddish brown. Aroma is dark chocolate, coffee, cinnamon and dark fruit. Taste is sweet with some citrus bitter undertones. Medium bodied, soft carbonation and slick texture. Very enjoyable.