SHIG (4380) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - FEB 2, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft: Poured a dark black with brown edges. Tan color head. Aroma is light chocolate. Nice rich roasted malt with dark bakers chocolate.
k0mpsa (2287) - Tuusula, FINLAND - JAN 15, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at funky buddha lounge, boca raton. Black color, light brown head. Light aroma has coffee and some vanilla. Balanced roasty taste, coffee, vanilla.
smith4498 (3454) - Miami, Florida, USA - JAN 3, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft @ the brewery. Pours clear dark brown color with tan head. Aromas of chocolate and roasted malt. Sweet milk chocolate and roasted malt flavors with a hint of vanilla. Slightly ashy finish. Medium body with average carbonation.
Ratman197 (12654) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 30, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at The Brass Tap poured a clear dark reddish brown with a small lasting creamy tan head. Aromas of roasted malt, bakers cocoa and light coffee. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of roasted malt, bitter chocolate and light coffee with a smooth lingering bitter chocolate finish.
djd07 (8205) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 7, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a dark brown with small beige head that diminishes to nothing. The aroma is roast and chocolate. Medium mouth with light smoke, dark chocolate, sugary malt, sweet, good.
Ferris (10736) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 18, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft - Lots of dark roast with a bit of burnt toast. Jet black with a decent beige head. Dark roast, light Berry notes and some burnt toast in the finish.
BVery (9189) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - JAN 2, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at Tomoka. Deep cola / brown pour with a small but dense ring head. Roast and milk chocolate sweetness in the aroma and taste. This is really good.
Beese (2561) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2014
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Growler share at Craft Beer Co, Clerkenwell on 30 Jun 2012. Poured a dark brown, with a scummy beige head. Aroma of slightly funked dark malt, caramel and condensed milk. Slightly sour flavour, with rye bread, toffee and bourbon biscuits. Finish was esters, flat malt and more funk.
mike5326 (1503) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - NOV 7, 2014
3.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Poured from a tap. Dark brown color, medium off white head. Medium sweet malt aroma. Medium body with a creamy feel and a chocolate milk flavor with a smooth finish.
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tricyclist (1125) - Florida, USA - OCT 8, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Drinks almost like a brown porter. It’s got a nice nose of roasted malt and some sweet malts, little to no hop character. Some kinda zest is in the nose also. Flavor is smooth roasted malt and some chocolate malt. I dig it