fonefan (38081) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 7, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
[ As Karl Strauss Dry Irish Stout ].
Clear dark black brown color with a average, frothy and light open, good lacing, mostly lasting to diminishing, off-white to light beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, burnt, chocolate. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, roasted, chocolate, coffee, woody notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. 
marcus (7311) - Sacramento, California, USA - NOV 26, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Capitol Beer, Sacramento. Pours jet black with a nice tan head and a chocolate aroma. There is a medium-bodied chocolate malt flavor with a dry finish.
bhensonb (12150) - Woodland, California, USA - NOV 21, 2013
3.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap at Capitol Beer in Sacramento, CA. Pours dark brown with orange glints. Beige head. Aroma might be faint coffee. Med body. Flavor is coffee,moving to chocolate, followed by smooth burnt malt. Finishes very towards dry.
brokensail (12509) - Orange County, California, USA - NOV 1, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap @ Karl Strauss Costa Mesa. Black pour with a thick khaki head. Dry, acidic roasted malt aroma. Coffee grounds, dark chocolate, and earth/dirt on the nose. Flavors are bitter dark chocolate, roast, and coffee grounds. Acidic and dry. Earthy, lightly sweet, a bit burnt.