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RATINGS: 725   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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A unique Highland creation, this robust beer is black in color, very malty with hints of chocolate-roasted flavor and a well balanced hop character.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jasond612 (280) - Phila, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 5, 2013
10/5/13 bottle given to me from Barry. Nice stout. Cut from the same cloth as eddyfitz. Lots of coffee on the nose. Good porter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DedicatedToFun (2617) - Santa Monica, California, USA - OCT 2, 2013
Overall very nice oatmeal porter, bottle, asheville, chocolate coffee, very nice one

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
smaynard6000 (642) - Apopka, Florida, USA - OCT 2, 2013
12oz bottle. Pours black with a small creamy beige head. Roasty malt aroma. Tastes a bit like coffee with roasted chocolate malt. A bit of hoppiness in there too. Full bodied with creamy mouthfeel. Quite good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chudwick (2173) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - SEP 29, 2013
12oz bottle - pours black with two fingers of beige head with decent lacing. Nose is simply coffee. Sip introduces light pine/floral hops. Hoppy bitter for the style with coffee bitterness as well. Easy to drink. Not what I expect from a porter, but still a good brew.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
r464 (1938) - Earth, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2013
Roasty malt, dough and yeast, char and toast. Full with a nice trailing finish. Perhaps a hint of coffee. A very nice porter.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wnoble (1251) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - SEP 22, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 20, 2014 Pours deep red. Clear. Nose is a mellow blend of chocolate, coffee, toasty malts, coffee and other roasted complexities. Flavor is roasty toasty and some bready malts. Moderately dry finish. Medium light body with a watery gesture.. This was last sentence was from a re-rate. I really enjoyed this one when the fucking idiot beer bars in knoxville donít pour it in to a cold glass when the beer is already cold. This is really solid and full of flavor when it warms up. Nice.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 7/20
Clarkdvm (135) - Florida, USA - SEP 13, 2013
Draft at tasting room. Not as good as expected. Nice color. Relatively smooth but honestly, rather plain. No outstanding characteristics

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (3347) - McLean, Virginia, USA - SEP 3, 2013
From a 12 bottle shared in Avon, NC. Pours cola brown with an off white head with scant lacing. Aroma of caramel and toffee. Moderate carbonation. Smooth mildly bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
scotchzombie (345) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - AUG 26, 2013
Pours dark brown and deep garnet in the light. Light tan head that's frothy. Aroma is light malt and roast chocolate. Taste is roast malt and more chocolate notes and coffee. Finish has some hops and aftertaste is roast bitter chocolate. Somewhat lacking in depth and complexity, but an easy-drinking brew. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beergeek23322 (2340) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - AUG 21, 2013
February 2010. From bottle. Dark brown with a tan head. Chocolate, roasted malt, hops. Medium carbonation, Slightly bitter finish.


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