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RATINGS: 190   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.06   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
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4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
SpongeRuiner (778) - Michigan, USA - FEB 22, 2014
UPDATED: APR 1, 2014 Bottle from a trade. Extremely unique beer. Very fresh coffee bean aroma. Literally has every flavor described. Nice bacon smokiness. Maple flavors really finish it nicely. Really good stuff.


4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerman6686 (4709) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 17, 2014
This one poured a darker brown with a beige head. Aroma was huge maple, and some coffee and roast. Flavor similar, maple is definitely the biggest flavor, then coffee, and then only mild meaty Smokey Bacon

4.3
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
artmcd8 (1791) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Bottle from a trade. Pours a dark clear brown with a light brown head. Aroma of huge maple, big coffee in the glass. Not too much bacon though. Aroma is amazing. Taste is bitter sweet. Really loving this stuff. Another hit from Funky Buddha.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
charule (1302) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Bottle shared thanks to artmcd8. Poured almost black with min beige head. Aroma strong with coffee maple and choc like a doughnut. Light carb med bod. Tastes like a doughnut maybe a lil bitter.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Beardaxe (266) - - OCT 18, 2014
Poured from bomber into snifter. Medium head that quickly dissipated. Intoxicating aroma of maple syrup, smoke, and coffee. The flavor is really on point. At first it might seem weak compared to the aroma but anything more intense and the beer would come across more as a gimmick. Instead, it's balanced beautifully. There's a soft maple syrup presence that is never cloying or too much. If sits there and gently envelops the smoke and coffee. Don't be fooled, this is an easy drinking, excellent made beer. I could drink a ton of these.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
BiiruBierBeer (246) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - SEP 21, 2014
Huge aroma of maple and coffee. Taste is heavy coffee and maple with a bit of bacon in there. This is definitely the best porter Iíve ever had without a doubt.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
phaleslu (6843) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 16, 2014
22 oz. bottle via trade. Pours a deep opaque brown with a finger of tan head. Really nice looking. The aroma and flavor are mostly the same in notes and in character - maple on the initial and finish, dark chocolate, smoky pork (bacon), brown sugar, toast, and a shot of espresso in the middle. Medium-bodied, with medium carbonation and a roasty mouthfeel that finishes sticky. Thereís absolutely no balance in this at all in the nose or on the palate. Itís like 1-2-3-4 in terms of picking out the individual elements. Theyíre all really enjoyable, but certainly not blended together. Would that even be possible? I donít know, but Iím wondering if Iíd like that version more or less because I liked all the pieces here. Fun beer.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sloth (2533) - Ceciltucky, Co., Maryland, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Large brown head with good retention and little lace. Head settles into a thin sheet and just stays there. Black bodied brew. Maple aromas pop ya first then the heavily roasted coffee climbs outta there,hint metallic, nice. Body is med/full, bit chewy and nicely creamy and oily on the palate, almost silky, fine carbonation.Nice,dry,chewy, over roatsy coffee flavors, bittersweet chocolate, glancing maple notes, slight smoke (bacon?) caramel and some black malt notes. Dry finish is roasty tough and large with coffee. Man i love maple and this beer delivered. Blended nicely with the roasty coffee notes. Well done FB! No let down here. Many thanks to CraftCommander for hookin me up with a brew iv,e been hunting for for a while now. Thank Marco!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
tricyclist (850) - Florida, USA - AUG 23, 2014
For everything this beer is worth itís worth it all. It had roasted nose of plenty of char and maple. Bacon!! Flavor is more maple and bacon and roast and caramel and heavy. Sweet Christ almighty. Sweet Jesus... Sweet jesus...

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
devman171 (1051) - Annapolis, Maryland, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Bottle pours black with tan head. Aroma is amazing maple and coffee. Taste is big coffee and maple chocolate, not much bacon. Great beer, need pancakes

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rxeight (1523) - Illinois, USA - AUG 8, 2014
Bomber, shared in line at R&D release. Lots of coffee a touch of maple and bacon do come through. And actual bacon, not smoke like some other bacon beers. Pretty good stuff, definitely legit.


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