Ed5388 (2540) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - JUN 18, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Chestnut Hill brew pub on Father’s Day. Pours black with a creamy tan head. Aroma of sweet milk chocolate, light hints of roasted coffee, vanilla cream, and caramel. Taste of roasted malt, weak coffee, chocolate, caramel, and vanilla.
callmemickey (3625) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 21, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark black-brown body, cream chocolate milk colored head, dense lacing. It’s a bit one note, but tasty--all milk chocolate. Medium bodied, creamy carbonation, just a hair thin in the finish.
hopdog (9856) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 18, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the NW location. Nitro. Poured a brown color with a small sized off white head. Chocolate, roasty, some vanilla, and lactose.
alobar (3101) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 15, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark cola brown pour with a tall creamy tan head. Aroma of chocolate, roasted malt, and hint of lactose. Creamy body with bitter chocolate, roasted malt, vanilla, and lactose flavor. Decent beer.
ROGUE (2145) - Newark, Delaware, USA - SEP 18, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at IH Wilmington. Pours a dark chocolate brown color with a quarter inch of creamy, mliky tan head that yields thick strands of lacing. Smells of cocoa powder, light milk chocolate and subtle roasted malt. Taste has much more chocolate on the palate than in the aroma. Rich, dry cocoa and milk chocolate up front with an interesting maltiness in the finish. Medium body, very smooth and creamy.
jeremytoni (3017) - Swedesboro, New Jersey, USA - APR 7, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From the tap poured a dark brown color with a small amount of head. Light sweet toasted malty flavor with a quick finish.
Leafs93 (1884) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 17, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours dark brown with a wispy deep tan head. Aroma is chocolate and roast. Taste is sweet with just a hint of bitterness on the finish. Light mouth feel with smooth texture.
egajdzis (5581) - Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 26, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Opaque black with a creamy tan head that left nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate, vanilla bean, and some lactose. Taste of much of the same, with a creamy mouthfeel.
jrodooo5 (1252) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - DEC 10, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours black. Not much carbonation. Almost seems flat. Bad keg maybe? The chocolate notes are nice up front but it finishes watery & leaves something to be desired.
BeerandBlues2 (10786) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 9, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap - Wilmington. Pours opaque with a light, fizzy tan head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is chocolate and light roast malt, dark fruits (plums, raisins), and no hops. Flavor is malty and chocolate, light bitterness, no hops, leather yeast, and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation, low warmth.