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RATINGS: 215   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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A Winter Porter brewed with Coffee and Cinnamon...Aged on Vanilla Beans. Our Holiday Ale is named after the last text written by one of our philosophical idols, Friedrich Nietzsche and his Twilight of the Idols/The Anti-Christ.

Second release: November 2015


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Art (2695) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 20, 2016
Bottle shared by Matt at Gaucho. Pours a deep brown with a light brown head. Aromas of light coffee and vanilla not getting much cinnamon. Taste is typical HF, super soft, no flavors overpower any others. Solid and easy drinking.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GenDV138 (4553) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JAN 10, 2016
Bottle at the nuplastikk returns tasting in VA. Dark brownish black with beige head. Aromas of dark fruit and chocolate. Tastes of dark chocolate, coffee, dark fruit. Medium body with a dry finish. Nice porter.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
solidfunk (6479) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JAN 9, 2016
Some great roast and some chocolate. Pours black with great head and lacing. Light bittersweet finish. Creamy consistency. Good balance and well done.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iphonephan (5277) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JAN 9, 2016
From a 50 cl bottle shared at the 2016 Nuplastik is back tasting. Pours Black with a tan head. Aroma of leather. Flavors of coffee, cinnamon and vanilla. Bitter roast finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
simont1 (517) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 6, 2016
Aroma of light coffee, green pepper, vanilla, soy. Taste of pretty mellowed out fruity coffee, green pepper, vanilla, quite plain.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ametras (1028) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 3, 2016
500ml bottle. Dark brown with a foamy tan head. Flavors are molasses, vanilla, coffee, chocolate, roasted cereals with fruity and spicy notes. Medium body, moderate carbonation, smooth texture.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
egajdzis (5780) - Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 3, 2016
Opaque black with a large tan head that left nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of roasted malts, coffee, cinnamon, chocolate, and vanilla. Taste of roasted malts, vanilla beans, chocolate, light cinnamon, sweeter, light alcohol in the finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Jow (3025) - New York, USA - DEC 31, 2015
Tap at Jeffrey not sure why I started with a porter but delicious non the less. Lovely dark pour pour small beige head. Nose is roasted coffee beans and light vanilla. Tastes of high quality chocolate, roasted malt, vanilla, and espresso. Every thing is in balance and in place and lovely example.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drsandman (784) - New York, USA - DEC 24, 2015
Pours a deep down black light brown head. Aroma is roasty chocolate, smoke, coffee grounds, vanilla. Flavor is smooth sweet malt, chocolate, smoke, pine, coffee, cocoa. Med body, solid carb, well balanced.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lubiere (11888) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 12, 2015
A deep dark porter with a very thin mocha head. In aroma, loads of bitter chocolate, with coffee grind, dark fruits, molasses, alcohol warmth, very nice. In mouth, a nice bitter sweet chocolate with coffee grind, musty character, light vanilla notes, nice and smooth. Bottle at Montréal Xmas gathering 2015.


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