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RATINGS: 124   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   IBU: 54   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Big coffee flavors dominate early only to be wiped out by an enormous about of Willamette hop flavors. One of GPBCs most requested beers. Complex and full of flavor yet amazingly sessionable. Brewed with coffee from Primavera Coffee Roasters here in Birmingham, AL.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
entityofme (1) - - APR 5, 2014 does not count
To me being from the area where this is made makes no sense at all to go crazy for something that is this mediocre [at best]. Its way too hoppy first of all and that honestly probably ruins what otherwise might make a decent beer [ not a great one]. This in my opinion, because it is local, is akin to that of government subsidized beer much like GM is to automobiles. Support it and love it even if it isnt deserving of the support because its local.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
madmitch76 (22102) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAR 30, 2014
27th March 2014
Tasting at Bruces. Can thanks to Colin. Opaque dark brown beer, good vibrant tan head. Palate is smooth and airy. Very nice mild carbonation. Malt starts smooth but it has a very unpleasant burned note, I dont mean roasted, I mean properly burmed, acrid and bitter. Little coffee. Smooth finish. Pretty unpleasant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (18527) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2014
Can shared in London - thanks, Colin. Pours clear brown with a creamy beige head. The nose has strong roast, burnt toast and milk chocolate. Light to medium sweet flavor with sturdy roasted malts, dark bread, light earthy bitterness, further milk chocolate. Light to medium bodied with fine carbonation. Decent balance to finish with slight bittersweet cocoa, burnt wood, earth. Nice one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Scopey (12511) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2014
Can thanks to Colin. It pours darkest brown with a small tan head. The nose is earthy, toast, candy, caramel, coffee, cocoa and milk chocolate. The taste is toasty, earthy, cocoa, burnt notes, mild acidity, charred wood with a dry, roasty finish. Light-medium body and fine carbonation. Burned.com but the best al tick Ive had.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DrunkSanta410 (812) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 21, 2014
On tap at Chattahoochee Brewing Co in Phenix City, AL. Nitro version. Pours opaque black with thick nitro head. Aroma is great, roasty cocoa notes with hints of coffee beans. Taste is creamy chocolate, whipped cream and roasted coffee malts. Some lingering bitterness. Good flavor, just not super refined, like a left hand milk stout. Palate is thick and creamy, as expected from a nitro pour. Overall, surprisingly good. Really enjoyed this one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Malaclemys (458) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JAN 10, 2014
Draft, pours brown/black with thin off white head. Aroma of coffee, caramel, chocolate, vanilla. Taste is sweet front with bitter finish. Medium + body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nero55 (919) - Wisconsin, USA - NOV 7, 2013
Draft. Black with small tan head. Aroma of coffee and roasted malts. Light/Medium body with coffee notes some malt sweetness and a slight bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jefcon (1642) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - OCT 3, 2013
Full-flavored coffee and roast, with a lot of hopping. The coffee is a fresh-brewed-tasting component of the beer. Not too dark or mealy, and with a very clean finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Itzjerm (2296) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - SEP 28, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 9, 2014 Many coffee stouts are much better. Sweet with a bitter punch. Nice coffee carbonation. Update from can. Over carbonation. Nice at 6 percent. average. doesnt seem as much coffee as just dark roast grain.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jbrana (640) - NASHVILLE, Tennessee, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Kind of weak. Thin, watery, with flavors of coffee and roasted barley. Slightly metally. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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