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RATINGS: 116   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Black House is an oatmeal coffee stout bursting with coffee aroma and flavor. Modern Times is one of the only breweries in the world to roast our own coffee, which allows us to be exceptionally picky about which coffees we use and how we roast them. The result is an abundantly flavorful beer thatís incredibly complex and aromatic, with loads of roast character and a chocolate-covered espresso bean finish. But Black House packs all that flavor into a reasonable package: at only 5.8% ABV, it can comfortably be consumed by the pint.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ericdevin (724) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Can from unknown via Denver. Pours a medium dark brown/black, decent amount of tan head. Aroma stunning, delicate and roasty with chocolate and coffee most prominent but also some coconut and almond, too. Wow! Body medium with a full creaminess and a coffee/roasty bite to the finish. This really does it for me!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
nickd717 (3480) - San Francisco, California, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Nitro draft at 38 Degrees. Dark brown, not black, with a well-formed khaki head. Big milk chocolate and roast aroma. The flavor is like an awesome mocha milkshake, with cold brew coffee and milk chocolate, roasted malts, and semi-sweet chocolate on the finish. A bit thin other than the nitro, but I actually really like that in this beer. This one is as righteous as your mother.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lb4lb (2520) - Austin, Texas, USA - AUG 18, 2014
Smell is creamy chocolate and coffee. Nice coffee stout smell and look. Taste is creamy chocolate, roast coffee, some sweetness. A hint sweeter than ideal for me, and almost like a sweet stout. Medium body and carbonation. Solid coffee stout

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (1792) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 17, 2014
Can@Yesprs (21/03/2014) - brown coloured pour with off-white head. Roasted malty aroma and taste, chocolate, coffee, light burnt notes on palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SDalkoholic (2145) - Linda Vista, California, USA - AUG 10, 2014
Aluminum can from Sproutís: Aroma is a rich and robust malt profile with a scent of black ground coffee and a background of cream. Poured a dark and opaque brown liquid topped with a fluffy foam cap head. The beer is sweet but with a bitter delivery of hops and malts that have been conditioned differently because of the aluminum. Not too shabby for 4 pack for 10 something and this was the 4th brew tasted from Modern Times and I feel this is a promising brewery.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
mantismb (1) - Costa Mesa, California, USA - AUG 7, 2014 does not count
This beer has become my go to drink. I havent found many that can come close to this dark and coffee stout smoothness. It pours very dark with a tan head. Toffee flavors and coffee sweetness that dont overpower the bark malt richness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
KyotoLefty (6299) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 1, 2014
Lovely pour, big tan head, fine, with pitch black beer. Big nose, umami, coffee, wood and chocolate. Pretty impressive and rich. flavor is thinner than imagined, lots of coffee, some acid from the beans, lighter body then expected, black chocolate. decent flavors, but a bit thin. Good overall, though.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brenhophead (548) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUL 27, 2014
Pint Can. Pours pitch black with an off white head. A very nice creamy coffee aroma with a slight tinge of biscuit. Creamy mouth feel also, with a nice dash of coffee (not to much) that dominates the flavour. Nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mar (4821) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 24, 2014
Can thanks to a friend. Pitch black with a nice khaki head. Nose is bitter roasted malts, light chocolate, oat, and coffee. Smooth palate, chocolate, oats, roasted malts, very nice finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stevoj (2076) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Not a fan of coffee beers, serving staff told me it was dark. If you like coffe in your beer, youíll love this....

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