Maui Brewing Imperial CoCoNut PorTeR
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RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.77/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 282   ABV: 9.4%
Our Imperial Coconut Porter is a stronger version of robust porter spiced with all natural toasted coconut. It is black in color and crowned with a creamy, dark tan head. It begins with a malty-toasted-coconut aroma followed by a rich, silky mouthfeel with tastes of dark malt, chocolate, and hints of coffee. TCHO cocoa nibs were blended with the toasted coconut during the maturation process to intensify the aroma of coconut and dark chocolate.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
bigabe (194) - California, USA - DEC 31, 2011
Enjoyed at the Maui Brewing Co brewpub. Best Imperial Porter I have had to date. No contest. Aroma is of toasted coconut candy, and burnt chocolate. Taste is rich chocolatey coconut, just like the regular version of this beer... except the body is HUGE and the roasted coconuts, the sweet toasty malt, and dark chocolate flavors linger forever. This brew is INCREDIBLY impressive. I’m loving it. Too bad they don’t bottle....err... can it.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
papajohn (1249) - San Diego (Mira Mesa), California, USA - NOV 10, 2011
On tap at Urge Gastro Pub RB: Dark-dark brown with a thick dark tan head. Aroma is dark chocolate and vanilla. Flavor starts rich dark chocolate followed by vanilla and a hint of coconut with a light bakers chocolate bitter finish and maybe a hint of anise. Body is thick and creamy like a double dark chocolate milkshake with moderate carbonation.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Twostal (42) - - JUL 3, 2016
This beer is fierce. Dark pour with crime head. Aroma of amazing toasted coconut. Smooth to the palate, a little thin. If you like coconut this may be one of you fav beers

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
blutt59 (6504) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 17, 2011
on tap, deep brown color with short tan foam, aroma of cocoa , coffee and whiskey, flavor is silky smooth , cocoa, bourbon, coffee, great finish

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
FaithHealer1 (358) - SCOTLAND - JAN 28, 2012
Keg at North Bar, Leeds. Pours a pitch black with a small, quickly dying head. Aroma is dark chocolate and coconut - a dark chocolate Bounty. Taste is really rich, with toasted coconut up front, then dark chocolate (an inversion from the taste - nice feature). Bourbon, treacle, coffee, malt and a touch of caramel also there. Big full body, but it isnt cloying. Long, long finish, and a very pleasant one, due to the lovely favours. This wins. Brilliant.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
J_man (924) - Tustin, California, USA - NOV 9, 2014
On tap at the brewpub. Just when I thought Maui Brewing’s coconut porter couldn’t be any better... Wow, this is just excellent. Full of fresh coconut flavor and milk chocolate. Thick, creamy body that’s cut thinner with the extra alcohol (which by the way was list at 9 . something % at the brewery). Finishes with more coconut, cocoa and chocolate. An awesome dessert beer, very unique and well done.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
danielcurtis81 (1519) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 31, 2011
Served on tap at the Maui Brewing Brewpub. The appearance is a beautiful midnight black with a micro to small tan head. The aromas ooze with intense toasted coconut, heavy coco and dark chocolate, and a light alcohol dose. The flavors enter with the coconut leading the way. The rich malty profile soon fills the whole mouth with gooey dark chocolate bar notes. The coconut reappears on the finish to bring everything full circle. The mouth is pretty full bodied with a great creamy richness to the feel. An excellent beer, I feel very fortunate to have had the timing to get to try this while I was in Maui.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hopman1 (32) - apple valley, California, USA - DEC 31, 2013
This beer is actually very smooth and easy to drink , if your looking for something out of the ordinary with a Hawaiian twist ,take you over to the wild side ," try it " .

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
kidmartinek (4670) - austin, Texas, USA - MAY 20, 2011
Real dark. Average tan head. Sweet and sugary chocolate nose. Rich full body. Totally a desert beer. You can taste the coconut a little. The finish is sweet.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
after4ever (7581) - Brier, Washington, USA - NOV 10, 2011
Draft at elliott bay pizza. Pours black with a dense and creamy tan mousse on top. Lots of dense sheety lace coming down the sides of the glass. Big dark chocolate nose with lots of coffee notes. Thick creamy body, not quite sticky. Coffee, chocolate, coconut on the mid palate with a long dark roasty finish. Fantastic big beer.

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