cgarvieuk (14659) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 25, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle at home ... deep brown ... thin tan head ... soft sweet malt tooffe roast nose ... dark sweet malts ... soft toffe roast ... bit pealy wally soft fruit roast ... soft toffee nose
Oakes (12723) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 17, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Very dark colour. Looks quite appetizing. Chocolatey nose. Chocolatey, fudgey stout with light roast at the back and a generally sweet finish. Not getting much sweet potato but this is good stout.
Travlr (12260) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 24, 2013
3.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draft. Dark brown color, medium tan head. Aroma of milk chocolate. Taste is graham cracker, sweet chocolate.
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 2, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Draught) Pours a dark brown body with a medium beige head. Aroma of burnt/roasted grain, toasted bread, and dry baking cocoa. Flavor of roasted malt, cocoa, and light coffee with a dry, bitter finish.
jcwattsrugger (11105) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 7, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
on tap at Hal & Mal’s-pours a rich foamy brown head and black color. Aroma is sweet dark malt-roasty/molasses/chocolate, hint of earthy hops bite. Taste is sweet dark malt-roasty/coffee/molasses/chocolate, secondary earthy hops bite. Borderline porter. Nice.
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: OCT 14, 2012
Date: November 09, 2011
Source: Taco Mac, Kennesaw
Appearance: black, creamy tan head, heavy lace
Aroma: sweet roasted and chocolate aroma, hint of sweet potato, milky sweetness
Body: creamy body
Flavor: rich roasted flavor, sweet milk chocolate, bitter dark chocolate
Date: September 15, 2012
rich chocolate and roasted malt, not as much of the milky sweetness but enough to bring out the richness of the chocolate,
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 7/10; Overall: 13/20
Score: **+ /4
Ratman197 (9946) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - AUG 26, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle poured a clear dark reddish brown with a small lasting tan head. Aromas of roasted malt, bitter chocolate, light coffee, light vanilla and a hint of licorice. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of roasted malt, bitter chocolate, coffee, light vanilla and a hint of licorice with a smooth dry lingering roasty finish.
BeerandBlues2 (9765) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - OCT 5, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
GABF 2010. Pours clear black with an average, creamy tan head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (caramel, toffee, chocolate, toasted), light hops (woody), and light esters (fruity) with notes of sour milk and leather. Flavor is heavy malt (chocolate, coffee, roasted), light hops (woody), average esters (fruity) with notes of licorice. Medium body, carbonation, and creaminess, low warmth and a medium dry finish.
daknole (9174) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUL 14, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Very dark brown pour, brown head. Raisins, prunes, pumpernickel bread, chocolate, coffee and roast in the nose. Flavor leads with dark fruit, lactose sugar, prunes, roasted malt, chocolate. Pretty good stuff.
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask Stillage from the Jug at the GABF, Colorado Convention Center 26/09/2009
Coffee roast aroma. Dark coloured rich and smooth on the palate. Hoppy with a little dryness and bitterness in a crisp coffee roast finish.