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RATINGS: 78   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
Coal Black and creamy smooth, this beer holds a light tan head and is surprisingly light in body - so it wonít fill you up. Thomas, WVís heritage was based on the hard-working Italian coal miners who worked the mines from the 1890s-1940s. The tap handle is the silhouette of a local coal minerís daughter.

sonnycheeba's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sonnycheeba (4396) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUN 30, 2012
Tap. Pours dark brown with thin, creamy beige head; good retention and some lacing. Aroma is roasted malt, chocolate, dark fruit, light earthy hops, light smoke, and faint vanilla. Flavor is roast and caramel malt forward with some supporting dark fruit esters and faint hops; creamy, dry finish. Medium body, low carbonation, and low warmth.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bigda83 (542) - Jamestown, New York, USA - SEP 30, 2015
Tap at the source. Poured a dark black with a watery look to it and small off white head. Aroma of wood, smoke. Flavor had wood notes, smokey, a little sweetness, and a dry stout taste. Light for a dark beer, and the texture was creamy, but on the thin side of things. Average carbonation and a dry, slightly bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ordybill (772) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - SEP 24, 2015
Poured from the tap into a pint glass. This beer pours a brownish black color with a small off-white head. The aroma has a strong wood smell that I am not a fan of. The flavor is slightly bitter with a slight aftertaste. I am not a big fan of this.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
deyholla (8605) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 22, 2015
Bottle shared by Jack, thanks! Pours black with a near white head that dissipates do the edges. Aroma has and earty/musty dark grains with a bit of chocolate supporting. Flavor has a thin but musty dark grain note with a hint of chocolate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
thomashall (359) - New Hope, Minnesota, USA - AUG 22, 2015
Bottle shared at tasting. Dark brown pour with almost no head. Standard malts and roasts aroma and flavor. Pretty watery, bland. Not great. My buddy Brian drinks this shit.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bacterial (2368) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - AUG 22, 2015
Dark brown pour with a slight tan head. Malty nose. Ok taste, malty and boozy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
kramer (5441) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 19, 2015
Pours a flat black body under a small fizzy brown head. The nose is roasty and burnt malt with minimal hoppiness. Itís pretty basic stuff, roasted malt, a bit watery, with a slight malt bitterness and a citrusy kick on the finish. Lighter bodied with low carbonation and a shortish finish. On the whole itís a little boring.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drsordr (1674) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - AUG 16, 2015
Can pour opaque black with thin tan head. Looks good but then falls apart from there. Nose burnt malt, tobacco, tar, some coffee. Taste some roast and chocolate, then some flavors similar to nose. Minimal roast on the finish. Thin mouth feel for an oatmeal stout.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
fordest (2133) - Santee/San Diego, California, USA - JUL 28, 2015
From the can at Patomac Grill in Old Haperís Ferry. It looked really nice. Dark. Black. Nice head that almost overflowed the pint glass. But the aroma was weak and the flavor wasnít a whole lot better. I should have just looked at it all night.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
yngwie (15630) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 23, 2015
Can. A brown beer, unclear, topped by a small, dense, off-white head. Sourish coffee grit aroma with butter-scotchy notes. Toffee and some charcoal. Itís medium to ful-bodied, soft and almost to low on carbonation. Sourish roasted malts, coffee and melange coffee flavor. Some roasted malts kind of bitterness. Lasting finish. Not very good this one. Smooth, yes, but the aroma and flavor isnít much interesting or good. 150622

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Meilby (9856) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 23, 2015
Can 355ml @ Hotel room, The Latham Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
Pours black with a tan head. Aroma has notes of malt, chocolate, caramel, floral and tartness. Taste is light to medium sweet, light to medium bitter and light sour with a long chocolate, sour and grainy finish. Body is medium, texture is thin, carbonation is soft.

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