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RATINGS: 111   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
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Dawn has not arrived, But we are awake-making beer. A tribute to Oregon’s brewers, O’Dark:30 is a beguiling blend of dark malt and NW hops-A beer style as unique as our heritage.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bpreo (1747) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - FEB 7, 2012
Dark and hoppy. This is a very nice Black IPA that could still afford to gain 2-3% more abv.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PapaSkeetSkeet (855) - Providence, Rhode Island, USA - FEB 1, 2012
Pours dark brown, thin head. Garnet when backlit. Aroma of lucious hops- citrus and pine. Flavor is juicy floral citrus and some sweet malt nectar. Minimal coffee roast for the color. Medium body. Yummy, yummy, yummy...

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
BK7 (748) - Turner, Oregon, USA - JAN 29, 2012
Bomber and on tap. Roasted malt up front mixing with sweeter malt flavors in the background. Strong hoppy pine and mild bitterness. Nice finish. A very tasty India Dark Ale.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
deyholla (6954) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 28, 2012
Bottle thanks to Adam! Pours a clear deep brown with a tan head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has a nice pine note with backing toasted malts and dark grains. Flavor with some roasted malts and dark grains with a really nice pine hop note.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aml42000 (622) - Washington, USA - JAN 23, 2012
Dark brown with an off white head. Quite thick at first, but it dissapates rather quickly. Full bodied, nutty palate with some hop-bitterness which is rather evident throughout. A good example of black IPA and excellent with Thai food.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
crackedmachine (473) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 10, 2012
Pours a very dark brown, nearly black, with a foamy tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, earth, and pine. The flavor is very smooth yet full. Roasty, chocolatey malt mingles alongside mildly bitter, piny hop flavors. Lingering, semi-bitter finish. Very drinkable, but over the course of a pint the bitterness builds on the palate, masking some of the roasted malt character. A nice example of the style.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
CampesinoTino (781) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 8, 2012
Bomber. Appearance is a crimson highlighted, extremely dark brown color with a substantial layer of tan head. The aroma blends dark chocolate and citrus with floral hops. The taste is similar with lots of roasted malt, bittersweet chocolate and espresso notes intermingled with grapefruit and herbal hops flavors. The body has some creaminess to it in addition to strong carbonation. It finishes slightly burnt, bitter and smoky. For the most part, it’s a fairly smooth and even blend of a Stout with an IPA.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drewbeerme (3879) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 17, 2011
draft, Pours ruby off white head nose roast smoke grapefruit flavors of grapefruit roast nutty finish, clean

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hayduke (3465) - Eureka, California, USA - OCT 8, 2011
Pours a very rich brown with a small tan head. Nose is rich roasted malts and light piney hops, Medium body and smooth mouthfeel. The flavor is well balanced between malts and hops, and there is a solid bitterness with light citrus notes as it moves on to the finish. This emerging styles is challenging a lot of brewer but this one is spot on in my estimation..

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Aubrey (3451) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - JUL 11, 2011
Murky brown with a sweet, chocolaty nose. Smooth, lightly carbonated and soft on the palate. Lots of smooth roast, dark chocolate, tar and sweet milk. Hop aromas are pleasant yet subdued. Hop flavors are moderately bitter, green, grassy and piney. Delicious CDA.


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