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RATINGS: 750   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
bytemesis (4734) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - NOV 5, 2013
Tap. Opaque deep brown to black, medium beige head, creamy with good retention and nice lacing. Aroma is roasty, cigarettes, lightly nutty. Flavor is medium sweet with roasty notes, caramel, molasses, tobacco. Light finishing bitterness. Medium body, creamy mouthfeel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
zoucrew102 (899) - - NOV 3, 2013
Bottle, thanks sevenhokie! Rich chocolate malt aroma. Pours very dark brown almost black with a large, light brown head and good lacing. Rich, sweet malt flavor with a good amount of chocolate. Finishes quite smooth with the chocolatey flavors lingering on the tongue. Good stout. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Getbetter (976) - East Palo Alto, California, USA - NOV 1, 2013
From a bottle.The pour is brown with a minimum white head.A sticky texture with a nice roasty toostie chocolate pop taste.Medium body

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Oginme (54) - New Hampshire, USA - OCT 18, 2013
pour was a rich dark brown/black with a high off-white head. aroma was slightly malty with sharp citrus hop scents. Taste was a good malt flavor of caramel and chocolate ending with a roasted character and strong hop finish of citrus, pine and resinous flavors. Medium body with no apparent oatmeal oiliness.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
legion242 (2336) - Richardson, Texas, USA - OCT 8, 2013
Poured a deep black with good lacing. All the attributes you would want from oatmeal style dark beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jasond612 (281) - 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 (4000) - 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 (803) - 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 (2475) - 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 (2069) - 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.


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