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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.8/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72/5   IBU: 71   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
Brewed in the style of an Imperial Porter. Vicious disposition is a surprisingly smooth imperial, brewed with local avocado honey. Complex malt flavors lead into a rich and buttery finish, making this deceptively dark Porter easy to drink. Enjoy Vicious Disposition at a slightly warmer temperature than usual.

tectactoe's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tectactoe (3125) - Michigan, USA - NOV 2, 2013
Bottle: thanks, Kevin! Deep brown, nearly black with a gray & khaki tinted head that settles to a swampy skin & collar. Aroma includes heavy roast, grass, mild ash, light bittersweet cocoa, & some very mild molasses in the finish. Taste isn't as bitter as expected but is still quite roasty. Roasted malt, light cocoa, mild ash, grassy & herbal hops mid-palate with a dry-roasty & faintly sweet aftertaste. Honey pulls through just *barely* in the finish, but it's there. Pretty nice porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
CLeclercq1961 (118) - Temecula, California, USA - OCT 18, 2015
Dark pour with tan head. Aroma of coffee cinnamon spices all around. Flavor of coffee and some alcohol heat. Finishes crisp and dry. Very good brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Thisis12ptfont (1051) - Los Angeles, CA, California, USA - MAY 30, 2015
Aromas of vanilla, caramel, coffee, mocha, latte, cinnamon, burnt sugar and toffee. Appears black with tons of brown lace. Taste is really smooth with complex dark malts, caramel. toffee, chocolate, coffee, toasted malts, toasted bread and brown sugar. Finishes really dry with earthy dark toasted malts. Overall, a really great imperial porter with a solid body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (4000) - Santa Monica, California, USA - MAY 25, 2015
Tap, brown pour, tan head, nose and taste are bitter, nutty, chocolate, pretty good

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (7777) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - SEP 13, 2014
Poured up at the brewery where it exhibits a nice yet murky dark mahogany body that supports a bright tan head of foam that has a golden tone to it. The aroma offers up malt sweetness, molasses, burnt malts and nuttiness. The taste is smooth, rich and sweetness that is enhanced by roasted malts and slight burnt maltiness. It has a nuttiness that seems sort of coconut or something. It ends as smooth as it started but thereís a modest malt bitterness going on.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RobertDale (4727) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - SEP 1, 2014
22 ounce bottle. Pours almost black with a decent tan head. Aroma of malt, chocolate, and coffee. Taste is roasted malt, dark chocolate, and some coffee. I didnít get the honey and avocado tastes. Still a nice Strong Porter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jrodooo5 (1370) - DOVER, Delaware, USA - JUL 14, 2014
Deliciousness! Deep dark pour w/ a thin mocha head that leaves good lacing. The aroma is boozy & slightly roasty. The taste is quite similar. It finishes semi light which makes u want to come back for more! Pretty fantastic!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
daknole (10738) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUL 7, 2014
Deep brown color, tan head. I canít say I noticed any honey. Just a straight forward, roasty porter with quite a bit of espresso flavors.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jehoesefat (346) - Poway, California, USA - MAR 19, 2014
Sweet chocolate and coffee aromas. Pours dark brown with a foamy tan head. Very bitter at first sip and has a long coffee flavored finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
radarsock (1146) - Massachusetts, USA - MAR 2, 2014
Had on tap at the source. $6 for the full pint. Pours syrupy black with which a sudsy, off-khaki head 1 finger in length stood. Aromas of rosemary, wildflower honey, cocoa nibs, bacon grease, dank hops, toasted breadcrumbs, and seawater. Tastes the same with the addition of lavender, cotton, fudge, denim, bay leafs, caramel, and charcoal. Not as fruity as Six Killer, but I found this to be equally, if not more, enjoyable: all the flavors appeared to be in the right place, and the alcohol was well-hidden, but it did creep ever so gently. Not earth-shattering, but this was fun. Recommendable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (16279) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2014
Draft at the brewery taproom. Pours deep brown with a frothy, beige head. Fair effort here. Deeply roasted malts, earthy bitterness, bittersweet baking cocoa. A bit of dark chocolate and burnt wood, too. Full bodied with fine carbonation. Light warmth at the end with more baking cocoa character. Rich, hefty.

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