Panzuriel (1223) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - OCT 13, 2012
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at Good Bottle in Charlotte, Pours rich dark brown with a nice head of light brown bubbles. nose is deep dark chocolate with just a hint of coconut. Taste is deep roasted nut and with just a hint of coconut. Chocolate is also a strong influence. Body is full and silky. Finish is nice mellow restrained bitterness.
Jeffrey1307 (2) - Charlote, North Carolina, USA - NOV 22, 2013 does not count
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
This large craft beer, embodies everything seine looks for in a dark beer. Great flavor, light bitterness, smooth finish, mild body.
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merc7186 (1465) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - NOV 14, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
A: Dark Opaque Hue, Passes No Light, Off White Head Ring, Some Lacing
S: Dark Roasted Chocolate Malts, Mild Coffee, Mild Coconut
T: Robust Dark Malts, Mildly Smoked Malts, Mild Chocolate, Mild Coconut
M: Decent Carbonation, Medium to Full Bodied, Very Malty
Overall, a very robust porter with a mild coconut presence, with a roasty chocolate balance.
zizzybalubba (1254) - Elizabeth City, North Carolina, USA - NOV 10, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Growler courtesy of AdamT. Dark brown pour. Powerful aroma of cocoa and roasted coffee. Rich roasted malt flavor with hints of smoke, dark chocolate, java, and faint coconut on the finish. Tons of flavor and impressive at this ABV. Nicely done!
BMart (4) - Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 7, 2013 does not count
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark pitch black in color with a thin brown head. TONS of big floaties on this one which seemed strange for the style. Nose is dark chocolate, malty, a nice hint of the coconut is there. Tastes of dark slightly burnt chocolate and a nice sweet coconut flavor. Fairly thick body with a dark chocolate/coconut aftertaste.
rumproasts (1842) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - NOV 3, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap. Hazy deep brown with small head. Light bodied porter with a hint of coconut.
llambeth (3) - Greensboro, North Carolina, USA - OCT 26, 2013 does not count
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: OCT 27, 2013 A good local NC brewed porter. Coffee notes on the front with a hint of chocolate in the backside. Looks good and has a good mouth feel. Definitely worth a growler.
Beerenberger (1107) - Fischer, Texas, USA - OCT 25, 2013
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 8/20
Aroma of dark roasted malts. Pours a dark brown with rapidly disappearing tan head and ample lacing. The taste is rich roasted malts and biscuit with hints of coffee and coconut. Full body with moderate carbonation. Smooth mouthfeel. Overall, a very tasty rich porter.
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Getbetter (654) - Cucamonga, California, USA - OCT 18, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From a tap at taste of Carolina(california pizza kitchen at thr Charottle airport).The pour is a medium body,dark brown in color witha minimum white head.A strong chocolate note while I do not taste the supposed coconut.
AdamT (37) - Wilson, North Carolina, USA - OCT 7, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Caramel and chocolate hints to the nose. Very dark porter with a good head. Leaves a good taste!
Garbageman (443) - Lexington, South Carolina, USA - SEP 7, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 13/20
From tap. Pours a deep brown with tan head. Aroma was all toasted malt with hints of coconut. Taste was full of toasted malt and coconut.