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RATINGS: 229   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
This complex porter is as black as coal that fueled locomotives for generations Made with judicious amounts of crystal and chocolate malt for a rich, smooth, creamy experience. Go ahead and jump on the night train. Enjoy!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
baraciisch (2873) - California, USA - FEB 23, 2014
Dark brown in color... Aroma of chocolate, soapy brown malts... Chocolate malts, sweet nutty malts, oak, hint of coffee... Solid ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Indra (2711) - Suburbia, Kansas, USA - FEB 18, 2014
12oz. bottle. Roasty, chocolate aroma, toasty, plenty of dark malts and a hint of coffee present, along with a lightly doughy yeast touch in the background (bottle-conditioned). Dark brown, nearly black in color, with a slight but lasting light tan head. Flavor profile is roasty and deeply malty, with suggestions of cocoa, coffee, faint smoke and an earthy, herbal hop character appearing late, finishing toasty, moderately bitter and with a certain tangy quality. Effervescent is fine but persistent, mouthfeel is quite dry and just a little bit thin, body is medium. Pretty tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BMMillsy (1788) - Florida, USA - JAN 30, 2014
Bottle from a friend. My first beer from Oso. Pours dark brown to black with a half finger off white head. Aroma of strong chocolate goodness with some heavy roast malt in the background. Flavor follows with chocolate as the highlight and plenty of bitter roasted malt on the finish. Just a bit of dark fruit to go along. Velvety smooth mouthfeel with lowish carbonation. Very nice body. Overall a solid porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beerbaaron (1957) - Arizona, USA - DEC 22, 2013
Pours a dark brown to black. Small creamy beige head, partially lasting with some lace. Aroma is loaded with chocolate, fudgey sweet some caramel, some coffee, some burnt roast and a hint of sour roast. Flavor follows. Very chocolatey, sweet toasty. Bittersweet. Balanced. Nice smooth finish, A little dry. Semi Creamy, a little slick. Solid medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarinEvelyn (812) - Wisconsin, USA - DEC 22, 2013
aroma is very sweet, cocoa, baking fudge brownies, creamy. Taste-strong malt, roastiness, chocolate, creamy. A slight bitter finish. Very sweet and delicious.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scipio (831) - Palatine, Illinois, USA - DEC 17, 2013
Pours black with a big tan head that settles slowly. Roasty aroma contains coffee, chocolate, vanilla, and hints of cherry and smoke. The taste brings out more chocolate than other impressions. There is less coffee here, and very minor vanilla flavors. The cherry comes through more throughout, all ending in a short aftertaste of chocolate and cherry. Medium in body with a thin and creamy texture. Carbonation is flat. This one is very easy to drink. This might not be the best porter around, but it is still solid.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwalking05 (4587) - Arlington, Texas, USA - DEC 15, 2013
12 oz bottle. Black with a decent beige head. Aroma is of coffe, chocolate and toast. Taste is of cocoa, chocolate and coffee.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (4847) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 15, 2013
Bottle. The look is brownish black in color, thin tan head, and and dark. The smell is malt, coffee, cocoa, dirt, and oreos. The taste is the same but not as appealing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ReverendMoon (155) - Illinois, USA - OCT 26, 2013
Not bad. Not my preferred porter. A little watery, but it makes it a bit more sessionable. Aroma is nice, a subtle sweetness. Tastes like weak coffee.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bartlebier (3422) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - OCT 5, 2013
12oz bottle, picked up along the road in WI, IX/13. Solid tasty, pitch black porter with overtones of roasty, blackened malts, coffee beans and cocoa. Mid-full palate, creamy, easily drinkable, if not as complex as advertised.

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