Beerman6686 (3781) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 12, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
this olne poured a darker brown color with a beige head. Aroma was of light smoke, chocolate, and toast. Flavor was similar, definitely dry, some smoke and caramel.
CraftBeerNick (709) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Ritz Orlando, thin mouth feel, smokey with some peat and chocolate, thin and easy drinking. OK overall as expected
ROGUE (2086) - Newark, Delaware, USA - SEP 9, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Disney World. Pours a deep black as night color with a thick, creamy tan head. Aroma of caramel, roasted malts, and hints of maple. Tastes of dark roasted coffee, dark chocolates and darkly roasted malts. Charred flavor lingers on the palate. Mild bitterness. The mouthfeel was, light in body with good carbonation.
drowland (5893) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - MAY 19, 2013
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
5/17/13. On tap at the Jax Beer Fest. Black pour with a small tan head. Light aroma of dry chocolate, hints of coffee, and minerals. Slight cream aspect to the flavor, mostly dry chocolate and touches of roast. Thin, not great.
Blairgus (2363) - California, USA - MAY 3, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
3 may 2013, bottle. Black. Nose is licorice and dark chocolate. Thin body and moderately fizzy. Tobacco, licorice. Pretty decent.
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markwise (4177) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - FEB 16, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a porter brown color with an off-white head. Nose is roasted malt, black coffee, some earth, some baker’s chocolate, and some coal. Flavor is similar with lots of earth, black coffee, roast, and unsweet chocolate. Medium in body and bone dry in the finish.
Nekronos (3363) - Xalapa, MEXICO - JAN 29, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
More like a porter, tasted to me almost like an Stout. Nice shape and features, not much foam, smoky grains tastes.
BVery (5443) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - DEC 2, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: JAN 1, 2014 Tap at the brewery. Very dark pour with a tan head. Roasted coffee on the aroma and taste. Palate might be a touch thin but not bad.
Tonkun (586) - New Jersey, USA - NOV 6, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft. Dark coffee pour with minimal lace. Extra roasted coffee, coco. Not overwhelming and balanced bitterness. Medium body. Nice even in humid Orlando.
jbruner (1884) - Athens, Georgia, USA - MAY 29, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a thick brown with little tan head that dissipates on draft, with no lacing. Aroma is heavy on roasted coffee with a hint of sweet. Taste is full on coffee, with bitter, dry finish.