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RATINGS: 203   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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Dark fruit and bittersweet chocolate notes meld into a spicy finish of this hearty beer made with de-husked roasted malts and a lager yeast. 23.5°, 38IBUs


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tricyclist (709) - Florida, USA - FEB 5, 2013
According to my girl... Smells like shit. Tastes like brown flavored water with hints of mustard from the pretzels she’s eating. Very thin in texture. According to me... Pours a deep dark brown with tan head. Nose is fairly roasted with some smoke. Healthy malts noticeable. Flavor is somewhat sweet malt with some caramel malt and some sharp slight bitterness. Light to medium body. Not bad


3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
chinchill (1758) - South Carolina, USA - JUL 20, 2014
2012 12 oz bottle poured opaque with red-brown edges. The small weak head soon reduced to a ring but left lacing nonetheless. Fruity and boozy for style. Full body with low carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hockeybeerguy (1853) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - MAR 27, 2014
Reviewed from notes. The appearance was a dark brown/black body, a one finger white head appeared and lasted for about a half minute before dieing to a film on top of the body. Some spider web lacing lasted for about several seconds before sliding into the body. The smell had roasted malts and dark fruits up front and combined nicely. Some dark chocolate enters in as the beer warms. The taste was sweet and smoky in a rich sort of feel, perhaps due to the chocolate that comes out more so in the taste. The palate was about a medium and leads to a decent sipper due to the ABV level, so not exactly drinkable. Overall, this is a good beer well worthy of coming back if I lived in its distro.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
smcolw (530) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 27, 2014
Chunky head with good ring lace. Deep ruby brown where light only shows through on the edge. Slightly sour aroma; otherwise, a chalky mocha smell. Creamy latte flavor, with the emphasis on the coffee. Moderate body with a low level of carbonation. A very light sweetness to the brew.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SuperTiti33 (493) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 12, 2014
Brune foncé aux reflets rougeâtre. Belle mousse beige. Nez: fruit séché. Malt rôti. Mélasse. Biscuit. Bouche: ronde. Forte chaleur d'alcool. Très sucré avec une amertume modéré. Légèrement chocolaté. Fruits séchés. Date. Raisin sec. Noix. Biscuit. Très bien.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bmerz (698) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - JUN 7, 2013
Draught. Looks like a porter. Aroma is sweet, roast, boozy, with some dark fruit. Taste very barrel aged boozy. It’s sweet then turns to a very bitter finish. Thick lively feel. Just too boozy and not into it though not bad.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Imaena (1817) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUN 1, 2013
Bottle. This is a nice Baltic with lots of roasted malt flavor and a good hop spice.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drsordr (1040) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - APR 5, 2013
Bottle pour black with ruby hues. Nose of roasted malt, almost wheat. Taste with roast, chocolate, and nice hoppy bitterness. Decent thick mouth feel.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AmEricanbrew (5792) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - FEB 28, 2013
Beautiful ruby red color with tan sheen. Dark fruit, smoke, black malt, mild alcohol aromas. Light to medium body. Dark toasted bread, smoke, dark fruit flavors with a warming, lightly boozy finish--good

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
zgaier (1358) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - FEB 8, 2013
pours a dark brown with a tan head and sweet aroma of fruity, roasted malt notes. Taste is sweet and roasty, of roasted malt, fruit notes, licorice, and caramel with a dry, roasty, warming alcohol finish. Very good, tasty baltic porter.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jjgmd (1401) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - FEB 8, 2013
Pours a dark black color with no head. Nose is light sweet malt, Taste is malty and chocolate , with the alcohol very well hidden. Full of flavor, with a fruity bouquet. Finish is dry and lasting. A very well made porter. Quaff Score 8 / 10


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