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RATINGS: 88   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Chocolate and brown malts contribute a deep rich color with Ruby highlights in this robust Porter. Bitterness from American chocolate malt is balanced by the sweet roastiness of toasted organic coconut.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mikedevilsfan (225) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 23, 2015
Dark brown no light getting through. Aroma is milk chocolate. Taste is chocolate coffee. Excellent

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mstrcrwly (646) - New York, USA - JUN 19, 2015
16 oz can,courtesy of Jason,poured into a stem glass..dark brown with a fluffy off-white head..aroma of roasted nuts,chocolate,coffee..tastes of chocolate,coffee,coconut milk,roasted nuts..very good.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
vtafro (4696) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - JUN 6, 2015
Can. Black pour with some head. Chocolate, roasted and coconut aromas. Sweet chocolate, roasted malt, coconut flavors. Sweet.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bule (1177) - California, USA - MAY 19, 2015
16 Oz can pours a dark brown color with a bit of head. Nice balance of roasted malt, chocolate and hops. Goes down easy.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bulk_Carrier (2676) - Final Resting Place, Vermont, USA - MAY 14, 2015
This was poured into a nonic pint glass. The appearance was a dark brown close to black color with a one finger white foamy head that dissipated within less than thirty seconds leaving some light lacing sliding into the beer. The smell started off with a sharp roasty to bitter coffee leaning towards a nice cocoa. As it warmed, a little bit of coconut rolls in to balance. The taste was mainly roasty and bitter and sweet through a nice combination between the coffee and cocoa. Once again, the coconut is subtle, still sweet. A quick roasty sweet aftertaste leads into a dry roasty finish. On the palate, this one sat about a medium on the body with a pretty good sessionability to sipping quality about it. The carbonation seemed good for the style and for me. Bitterness is there to impart a nice dryness rolling over my tongue. Overall, wow, what a wonderful American Porter. I didn’t mind that the coconut is milder than expected. Still, I would definitely have again.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
deepeary (281) - Ontario, CANADA - MAY 14, 2015
Tall can. Roasted malt, chocolate, coconut notes all over. Very balanced, tasty and easy drinking. Great stuff.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dogbrick (9350) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - APR 9, 2015
Sample at Bad Parenting Club (plus a few dirty aunt/uncles?!): NC Beer Edition on 03/28/2015. Brownish-black color with a medium tan head that dissipates gradually to an outer ring. Short strings of lacing. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate and mild coffee. Light to medium body with with flavors of chocolate malt, coffee and subtle coconut. The finish is roasty with a chocolate and coconut aftertaste. Pretty good overall.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
emacgee (4367) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - MAR 19, 2015
On tap at Beer Study. Dark full black pour with one finger of tan head. Really nice roast in the nose, grain husk and burnt sugar. Nice body, medium to full bodied with a soft carbonation. Nice roast/dark grain character.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
p1meatloaf (256) - Corvallis, Oregon, USA - MAR 17, 2015
Lovely coconut porter with lots of chocolate dark malts with almost a spicy feel from the coconut instead of the typical velvety feel i am used to. Interesting but i don’t think i would buy it very often.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (4648) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAR 6, 2015
473ml can from Secret Santa, thanks rayg1!

Canned 12/22/14 - Pours dark brown, almost black with a smooth white head. Aroma of cocoa, roasty malts, vanilla, hints of coconut and chocolate. Taste is smooth, roasty and slightly hoppy with some notes of chocolate, coconut, cocoa and vanilla. Finish is roasty and robust with some cocoa, coconut and coffee notes. Quite smooth and balanced.


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