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Brewed by Moon Dog Craft Brewery
Style: American Strong Ale
Abbotsford, Australia
Serve in Snifter, Tulip

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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 243   ABV: 8.1%
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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
imaragingbull (572) - Sydney, - JAN 11, 2013
Bottle. Pours Muddy, Black, Brown, Average Head, Creamy, Good Lacing, Head Lingers. Aromas of Citrus, Average Hops, Herbs, Pine, Perfume. Medium-lively carbonation, medium light body, soft chalky mouthfeel, clean and earthy. Lightly Sweet Finish.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jrbaker81 (7) - - OCT 27, 2014 does not count
Pours a deep chocolate, with a decent head. Sweet confectioners chocolate on the nose and a hint of biscuit. Big roasted notes on the palate pushing through chocolate and coffee, with a drying almost tannic finish. Quite bitter helping a long finish. Carbonation is a little high but good stuff

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mydogjet (39) - - OCT 9, 2014
Lovely dark chocolate colour with an off white quickly dissipating head. Hints of coffee and biscuit on the nose with a beautiful, smooth, rich coffee and chocolate taste. This beer is really smooth. I love it.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
StevieT (740) - AUSTRALIA - SEP 12, 2014
From a bottle. Pours a very dark brown with a thick lasting tan head, laces well, huge malty aroma with a hint of spice, roasted malt flavours and a medium bitterness on the back palate. Great beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
cjldm (41) - - AUG 9, 2014
Works out as a bitter English brown ale with Belgian yeast flavours and dark coffee-chocolate and caramel in the mix. Enjoyable for winter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bgb1991 (120) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 22, 2014
Big rich roasted nutty flavours. Has a warming feeling. A nice change from a style that I typically find watery and bland.

2.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
whoisghost (79) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUL 6, 2014
Way over carbonated, beer went everywhere upon opening too. Was excited by appearance and aroma to be hugely let down by taste and palate. Extremely bitter, none of the smoothness suggested by other reviewers. Must have been a bad bottle - undrinkable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Choos (644) - Taylors Hill, AUSTRALIA - MAY 22, 2014
On tap at Moondog bar Aroma: chocolate App: dark brown slight tan head Flavour: grainy chocolate biscuit Palate: medium mouthfeel ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ngejo (378) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - MAY 19, 2014
Tap. Hazy, brown, tan foam, caramel, lightly bitter, light sweetness, light body, soft carbonation, & bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
orange_3084 (124) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - APR 24, 2014
Hazy dark brown colour with thin-medium tan head. Slightly sour cocoa nose. Citrus trying to come through, but is masked by the malt. Taste has nice complexity. Bitter chocolate with bread and dark toffee. Coats the palate nicely and has a lingering finish. Itís something different, but maybe not to my tastes.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 14/20
TourDeBeer (119) - your mummas pants, AUSTRALIA - JAN 14, 2014
on opening, beer everywhere. What an absolute mess and terrible way to start enjoying a beer. choc, carmamel and smoky aromaís, huge carbonation, battling with carbonation and froth to actually taste this. Fizzy is an understatement. Gave it the paint shaker for 5 minutes. Smooth to taste, medium sweetness, a slight bitter finish. Carbonation was dreadful, fix that and you have a pretty decent beer.


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