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This is a rich, robust porter, cleverly crafted to integrate the aromas and flavors of espresso coffee malt and bitter-sweet chocolate malt. Inspired by owner Brendan Moylans’ daughter Chelsea, this is an American-Irish Style Porter that dark beer drinkers will love


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Capa (2031) - Manama, BAHRAIN - AUG 3, 2012
Very dark with a beige head. Aroma is berries, chocolate, light roasted malts. Medium thin body with noticeable carbonation. Flavor is chocolate, lightly roasted malty, sweet berries, light bitterness, a touch of coffee. Quite a nice and interesting porter. I did not expect the sweet berry flavor but it really added an interesting twist to the beer. Mmm.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Atheist_Peace (966) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - JUL 28, 2012
22oz. bottle. Pours a nice dense black with tan head that sticks around. Coffee, chocolate, stewed fruit on the nose with a brandy edge. Lots of roasted coffee on the palate with an almost smoked edge. Some chocolate and a little bit of hops. Colour me impressed.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mkel07 (3540) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 25, 2012
650ml bottle. Pours a deep dark brown to black colour with plenty of tan coloured foam. Aromas of bitter dark chocolate with some mild bitterness in the mouth and on the palate. All round pretty good.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (15309) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2012
11th October 2010
Clear dark amber beer. Short lived light tan head. Semi dry palate, slightly soft. Smooth dark malt. Just a hint of roastiness. A little minerals in the semi dry finish. Well balanced if very standard porter.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (6559) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - MAY 12, 2012
Tap at Moylans. Dark brown pour with minimal head. Sweet chocolate on the aroma. Moderate palate. Taste is milk chocolate with some roasted espresso. Nice.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MadRobin (1989) - Silver Spring, USA - APR 29, 2012
On tap 4 oz. sample at Moylan's Brewery and Restaurant. Opaque brown black with trivial lacing. (The head had settled by the time the beer arrived at my table.) Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate and coffee. Taste of roasted malt, coffee and chocolate. Medium body and carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bluevegie (3057) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - APR 16, 2012
Dark brown body with poor head. Coffee on the aroma followed by some burnt notes. Some chocolate notes coming through in the taste as well. Drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BHeart (72) - - APR 12, 2012
Nice coffee and chocolate aromas, dark Brown body. Had on tap @ FO. Relatively mild, very smooth. Nice flavors for a porter, a little less than full bodied enough. Pales next to victory at sea, but nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
msante79 (2210) - Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA - APR 8, 2012
Bomber from Roosevelt’s. Pours very dark brown with tan head. Aromas of coffee, milk chocolate, and some roasted malts. Flavors of deeply roast malts, chocolate, and some coffee and ash. Body and carbonation was good. Nice flavorful porter.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dorwart (2378) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - APR 6, 2012
Nice large malted milkball colored head of very fine and dense bubbles. Light roasted grains, milk chocolate, a bit of toffee and some weak coffee. Color is a very dark brown. WOW, big roastyness and bitterness in the flavor. Did not see that coming from the aroma. Lots of strong roasted grains, coffee and some burnt toast. Most of the chocolate present in the aroma is masked by the strong roasted flavors. Maybe some bitter dark chocolate but not a lot. Some pine and floral hops flavors late swallow. A decent porter and a rather strong one.


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