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RATINGS: 334   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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The Ultimate Stout, this beer is big, rich and malty. It has a creamy texture unsurpassed in any of our beers. Black in color with a thick long lasting, tan head.


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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerFunGuy (875) - California, USA - OCT 29, 2012
This dark brown beer has a malt aroma. It has a chocolate coffee flavor. It goes down smooth and reminds me of a creamy coffee. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
77ships (6975) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - MAR 26, 2016
Sampled draft @ Delirium Hoppy Loft. Black with a creamy mocha head. Nose is burned charcoal, strong roast, quite dry. Taste is strong roast, charcoal, very dry chocolate, mocha, cacao nibs. Very dry body, strong roast but also light sweeter chocolate. Reasonably decent & enjoyable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ffbot (266) - Oakland, California, USA - FEB 20, 2016
smooth, smooth smooth. Chocolate, coffee, caramel and malt. Pour is a somewhat clear dark coloring with a tall tan head and lacing. Very balanced.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GenDV138 (5146) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - NOV 18, 2015
4 oz pour on draft at ChurchKey. Black with frothy tan head. Aromas of chocolate, roast, coffee. Tastes of milk and dark chocolate, roast, coffee, cream. Medium body with a dry finish. Creamy mouthfeel. Pretty good.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tightslice (755) - Redwood City, California, USA - OCT 24, 2015
Bottle from Whole Foods Market in Redwood City, CA. Aroma is chocolate, roasted malts, beef stew. Tangy, sweet and chocolatey. Great malty stout.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Fatehunter (2051) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - MAY 20, 2015
Pours a finger of tan head on a black body. The aroma is rich roasted malt, toast, burnt wood and milk chocolate. The taste is rich malt with good balance, a touch of pine and coffee bitterness. The texture is silky smooth and light. Wonderful. An exceptional brew.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
VinegarStroke (365) - Napa, Alabama, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Bottle: deep brown, light head and moderate lace. Very dark roasted nose with coffee, chocolate and brown source. The aroma is good but verging on bringing burnt or too heavily roasted. Dry to off dry, not sour and low bitterness. The palate is creamy but lacking in depth & complexity of flavor.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SG111 (982) - New York, USA - FEB 22, 2015
On tap in SF. Pours black with a nice clean even ring of a tan head. Aroma is roasted malts and heavy on the chocolate. Flavor is similar. Lots of sweet chocolate. Fairly creamy mouthfeel. Very solid.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (15590) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 27, 2015
Keg at Ballast Point Little Italy, 12/11/14. Black with a decent tan covering clearing to a swirl. Nose is big roast malts, light charr, chocolate, dark toffee. Taste comprises bitter roast, earthy cocoa rub, liqourice, dark toffee fudge. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Decent stout.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gueuze (774) - - JAN 11, 2015
Geruch nach Röstgerste! Leicht sauerer Geschmack aber gute Restsüße. Solide und lecker,

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maneliquor (3482) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - NOV 26, 2014
Tap at Mane Liquor. Pours black with a rich tan head leaving nice lacing. Nose is vanilla-esque with mild coffee, plenty of roast, slight dirt and toffee. Taste is very vanilla forward, almost essence but without sweetness dominating before the coffee and heavy roast come through. A note there reminds me of white chocolate. It has a mildly warming heat to finish showing its abv. Not a crazy stout in any way and fairly sweet forward but a solid drop


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