Brewed by Razz Breweries Jamaica Ltd
Style: Foreign Stout
Kingston, Jamaica


on tap


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RATINGS: 172   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
EithCubes (5617) - New Jersey, USA - OCT 4, 2010
Bottle. Sweet stout smell, strong velvety chocolate and underlying fruit, delicious! Dark ruby brown pour is close enough to black for reggae and supports a sudsy light brown head. Taste has chocolate, yes, but the key player is dominating roast, aptly supported by dry ash. Which lasts. Lightish medium body. Stings a bit, and a drop too much acidity, but the flavor hammers without losing any grace on the swing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kinz (3737) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - APR 8, 2011
Been a while since I had a Foreign Stout, this one toed the line stylewise between the alcohol content and fruitiness of a typical foreign stout and the dryness and coffee thinness of a dry stout. But I enjoyed it. Poured black. Aroma was mostly coffee. Flavor was coffee, a bit of chocolate, and a light fruit character. Light bodied, hid the 7.6 very well. Not spectacular, but quite solid and enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drpimento (3126) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 24, 2011
Mmm, not bad. Not quite a sweet stout and drinkable. I let it warm a tad before pouring and then it had a nice, thick, creamy, foamy, frothy, tan head that mostly faded fast and a little lace. Color is opaque dark brown except in the bottom of the glass where itís narrow and there I can see itís a clear garnet. Aroma isnít too complex, just basically what Iíd expect to find: roasty, malt, toffee, cocoa, caramel. Flavrorís more or less the same with a little sweetness balance by the roasty burnt and carbonic acids. Body is good, ditto carbonation. Finish is balanced too with a little booze and of medium length. A slow session so I donít get wasted.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AmEricanbrew (6727) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - AUG 15, 2011
Black body/ tan head. Big black licorice, tobacco, dark chocolate aromas. Medium body with soft co2. Nice lightly sweet black licorice flavors with dark chocolate, mild smoke dark roast malt--good

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hombrepalo (1971) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 31, 2011
12oz bottle. Pours black with a low head. Aroma of sweet roasted malts, liquorice and chocolate. Taste is dark roasty malts, light fruity and very nice drinkability.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mcnealc31 (255) - Elida, Ohio, USA - FEB 21, 2012
Completely black underneath a giant, frothy, khaki head. Smells pretty good, too, with lots of toffee and some bit alcohol notes. Mouthfeel is surprising light and slick, but there are a lot of flavors here to like. Toffee, rum, brown sugar, big alcohol bite, and at 7.6% ABV, thatís not surprising. The hops are kind of funky, and not necessarily in a good way. I didnít have big expectations, but this is unique and pretty tasty. Worth giving a toss

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Patrickctenchi (6031) - Coxís Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - AUG 20, 2012
Pours nearly black, with a short, quick dark tan head. Scent is coffee, chocolate, a hint of wine and alcohol. Taste is almost candied sweet..toffee-sugary roast, a little darkly fruited. Very enjoyable beer.....nice busy flavour.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wlajwl (5774) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - DEC 7, 2012
Aroma is roasted/complex malts and a mix of chocolate and a hint of sweetness. The flavor is roasted malts, coffee, notes of chocolate and sweetness and a bitter/slightly rough around the edges finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
OKplus (787) - Oklahoma, USA - MAY 9, 2013
A - Black body with a tan tight bubbled frothy head that stays awhile. S - Chocolate, hazel nut coffee, sour dark fruit, sweet dark malts, T - Dark fruit, tangy and slightly acidic raspberries, dark chocolate, notes of powdered dairy, has a muted smoked citrus tang, iron/minerals, hazel-nut flavored coffee, hops provide a bitter bite on the finish. M - Moderate carbonation, medium bodied. A descent export here. Nothing simple about this beer. Hops come through nice without taking away the other flavors. Exports are a fun style with odd characteristics. This would be really good in the winter. Although itís even good in 99 degree weather. Serving type: bottle 06-25-2011

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
thomashall (648) - New Hope, Minnesota, USA - FEB 20, 2016
Bottle shared by JK, thanks John! Dark brown pour. Sweet aroma, like butterscotch. Taste follows, pretty tasty.

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