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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Chocolate and Brown malts contribute a stunningly deep rich color with ruby highlights in this Robust Porter. The slight bitterness from American chocolate is balanced with the sweet roastiness of toasted organic coconut. A great beer before, during, or after a meal!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ross (2052) - weddington, North Carolina, USA - MAR 9, 2014
Have had this before but didn’t rate it. Brown color, tan head, the usual. Some toasted coconut flavor but mostly just coffee and chocolate. I remember this as being richer, more unbalanced. Now it is more refined and just a downright good beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
thedaidai (15) - - FEB 22, 2014
One of the best Porters out there. The coconut flavors are a perfect match with traditional Porter flavors, but NoDa balances them better than anyone else I’ve tried. It has the right mouthfeel, flavor, and body for a porter, and the taste is unique and well balanced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jcnielsen (1716) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 6, 2014
On tap at NoDa. Pours a deep brown color with white head. Chocolate, roasty, malty aromas. Dark chocolate, coconut, roasty, light burnt flavors. Very solid porter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ADesenberg (501) - Ohio, USA - MAR 6, 2014
Draft: pours a dark black with a light brown head. Aromas are sweet chocolate, but the coconut really starts to come in with the taste, it just lingers around on the tounge. Awesome porter, not over the top with the coconut.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
NielsenRatings (8279) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 5, 2014
On tap @ NoDa with jcnielsen. Pours a hazy orangish brown appearance with a brown head. Fair amount of ash and pecan in the nose. Some molasses and toffee as well and some chocolate. Moderate bitterness. A touch woody / organic. Chewy malty. Chocolate. Vanilla. Fairly nutty. Finishes a little too bitter.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rrauth (1091) - North Carolina, USA - DEC 26, 2013
Draft. Great appearance. Nice lacing. Too much on the roasted coffee aroma. Not bad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Busick (167) - South Carolina, USA - DEC 19, 2013
One of my favorite porters from local breweries! So, happy this is a local brew! Highly recommend trying!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jeffrey1307 (2) - Charlote, North Carolina, USA - NOV 22, 2013 does not count
This large craft beer, embodies everything seine looks for in a dark beer. Great flavor, light bitterness, smooth finish, mild body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
geologyguy (586) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - DEC 23, 2013
VERY dark and roasted flavor...bitter finish, not a big fan.....strong and in your face...too much and too strong

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
radagast83 (4134) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - APR 4, 2014
Tap at A Taste of Carolina, CLT. Poured an almost black brown color with coffee, chocolate, roasted malts. Flavor was a bit nutty, malt forward, some toasty notes. Very flavorful, quite an enjoyable porter.

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