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RATINGS: 513   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Dark, rich and smoky…this classic porter is brewed with 63% German smoked malt and makes a perfect after dinner (or anytime) sipper for those who love a "bigger" beer. Winner of the Gold Medal in the 2004 Great American Beer Festival® for best Smoked Beer in America!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerenberger (1581) - Fischer, Texas, USA - JUL 23, 2013
Aroma is very roasty and meaty with hints of chocolate. Pours an opaque black with a tan ring and minimal lacing. The taste is robust. Dark roasted malt, fruit, and hints of chocolate and smoke. Medium body with medium carbonation. Smooth mouthfeel. Overall, I really liked this beer. Would definitely drink again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
steelhead3686 (257) - Athens, Ohio, USA - JUN 29, 2013
Pours very dark brown or even black that’s not see-through with a very dark small to medium head. Heavy roast aroma with hints of chocolate I’m something like teriyaki. It has a taste of light bitter and medium sweet. It has a light body with a thin or slick texture. It’s not at all what I would expect from something so dark, but that’s not a bad thing. I can’t say that it’s a great beer or that I would look for it in a bar, but it’s something that I would suggest someone that likes porters.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaser (4569) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 8, 2013
Black out taste like a smoked hot dog very smokey. Black and Tan. Perty good beer would seek it out

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ads135 (3690) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - JUN 6, 2013
This is one of the better beers from O’Fallon. The smoke aroma and flavor is strong, but not overwhelming. A bit of chocolate but its understated.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
garmonbozia (429) - Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA - MAY 26, 2013
12oz bottle: Great smoke flavor with tons of malt. A little bit of bitterness at the end. Dry finish. Great fizzle, with some faint chocolate. Nice beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
StefanSD (2218) - Lakeside, California, USA - APR 28, 2013
12 oz bottle courtesy of Rebekah. Thanks. Pours a dark brown color with a small brown head that has fair retention. The nose is somewhat mild and understated with a sweet smoke aroma. The taste is smoke, ash, bitter walnuts and burnt grains. The palate is full with just a touch of grit and the carbonation is medium. Finishes dry with lingering smokiness. Overall: Very nice little smoked beer, one that I would hope comes in a six pack and is reasonably priced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blipp (7342) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 27, 2013
Bottle. Pours deep brown with a beige head. Smoked and sweet malts, with lighter roasted malty notes, and hints of soy sauce and cherry. Decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (9083) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 28, 2013
12oz bottle, from Party Source. Dark brown color. Good thin light brown head. Few dots of lace. Medium body. Light - to - moderate carbonation. Good smoke in the aroma. Dark chocolate, some light roast, light dark robust dark fruit. Bitter taste, some sweet. Satisfying big smokiness, but aside from that, qualitatively just alright

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jlanning215 (363) - Peoria, Illinois, USA - FEB 26, 2013
I really enojoyed this beer. Just the right amount of smoke. Great body and palate...just what i love about a porter. Balanced smokiness. not overpowering. really enjoyable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
brokensail (14036) - San Leandro, California, USA - FEB 26, 2013
Dark brown pour with a khaki head. Other than the smoke and roasted malt aromas, kind of a light nose. Some hints of dark fruit, salt, earth, and toffee. The flavor is smokey, salty, roasty, and dry. Minimal malt sweetness, earthy hops, toffee, and water.

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