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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
It was upon my emergence from my craft that I realized I had traveled not to another place, but to another time. About me lumbered a number of stout men, burdened by heavy loads. Finding a sudden need to slake my thirst and steady my mind, I called out to one of these porters. He pointed to a tavern, inside of which I found this roasty, chocolaty, and supremely drinkable brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gerbeer (3132) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 16, 2013
650 ml bottle. Pours black with medium tan head of big bubbles. Aromas of burnt coffee and heavily roasted malts with some lactose notes in the background. Dry, though a little oily. Flavors of roasted malts, sweetened coffee, and cola. A nice porter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (14092) - Woodland, California, USA - MAR 15, 2013
Bomber from Malt & Vine. Pours dark brown with a creamy/foamy light tan head. Aroma is mostly chocolate. Near full bodied. Flavor is dark malt (smooth), chocolate, and something bitter that might be coffee. It finishes arguably dry, and coffee bitter. Not espresso, but coffee. It’s a good drink.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CapFlu (5101) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 9, 2013
(22oz bottle) Purchased at Liquor Plus Douglas in Victoria. pours a medium, foamy beige head atop a black body. Nose of slight coffee, molasses and milk chocolate. Good mouthfeel, mild carbonation with a happy dirty coffee taste. Very enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Crit (3820) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 4, 2013
Black, small tan head.Nose of roast & brown sugar.Smooth roasty profile, medium roast bitterness in finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JHunter (676) - British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 3, 2013
pours a dark black colour with a medium brown coloured head. strong roasted malts aroma with coffee and chocolate. flavour is sweet roasted malts light chalkiness. lots of chocolate and coffee note and light bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
troopie (2295) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - MAR 2, 2013
Draught. Pours dark brown with thin head. Faint malt sweetish aroma. Flavour has malt, chocolate and coffee notes. Light finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pdx76 (651) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAR 1, 2013
Bottle- tan frothy head with nose of chocolate and caramel. Tastes of coffee with dark chocolate accents. Nice and smooth. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
robforbes (2181) - Bremerton, Washington, USA - FEB 24, 2013
pours a dark burgundy with a small tan head, and good lacing. smell is of cocoa and some dark fruit. taste is of cocoa, dark fruits, malt, and a few hops. ends smooth.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
after4ever (7581) - Brier, Washington, USA - FEB 20, 2013
22. Pours black with a scant tannish head. Some drippy lace. Big roasty, slightly sweet nose. Creamy medium body with light carb. Intense roasty flavors, some sweet chocolate notes, nice caramel undertones. Flavors really pop even from a cold bottle. Good porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pdx77 (1483) - Oregon, USA - FEB 20, 2013
Off the zwickel at Gigantic’s brewery 2/16 for Zwickelmania 2013. Easy-drinking porter with espresso and chocolate notes. Added freshness coming right from the tank.

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