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RATINGS: 122   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53/5   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Explore your darkest side. When itís time to relax one stout stands clear. If youíve got the beast we got the beer. Brewed Behind The Cheddar Curtain.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Onionkid (376) - Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA - SEP 10, 2011
Bottle. Dark chocolate, bitter toffee smell. Beer tastes of dark chocolate, malty with hops to it. Roasted aftertaste, slightly bitter. Very solid beer, this score is overinflated though. Tastes a bit too watery to me to earn a 90+, then again I canít even tell how the hell this site ends up taking our base scores and calculating em to be honest. 7% alcohol.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
mcnealc31 (255) - Elida, Ohio, USA - SEP 5, 2011
dark color, great head, strong roasted flavor with a bitter, dry finish. This one also has a taste of currants and rye bread. Very complex, very interesting, and very delicious. Reminds me both of a milk stout and an imperial stout.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (5484) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - AUG 29, 2011
Location: 12 oz bottle from Buy Rite, 8/29/11

Aroma: The nose is bittersweet chocolate, some dry/roasty malts, and some oatiness
Appearance: It pours a dark balckish color with a small beige head and light lace
Flavor: The taste is malty, not particularly sweet, more roasty, with a mild bitterness too
Palate: The body is rather light for the style, a touch watery, smooth and soft, decently drinkable
Overall Impression: This is an OK stout overall, but not one that is going to blow anyone away. A nice light bodied beer that doesnít run into the common issue of being overly sweet. I can certainly see the appeal, it isnít bad, but I donít have high praise for it either. Itís just fine.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DasBierChef (1083) - Hudson, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 27, 2011
A very nice stout, but too much coffee for my taste. Needs some more chocolate, maybe a touch of oatmeal and some fruitiness.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ryanfolty (2346) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - AUG 22, 2011
Date: August 22, 2011 Mode: Bottle Source: BVery, Burnsville, MN Appearance: Opaque dark brown, nice amount of tan head and good lacing. Aroma: Coffee and chocolate. Flavor: Consistent with aroma, thin to medium bodied, slight carbonation and slightly bitter finish. Other: A little too thin for me, but pretty good.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (9298) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - AUG 22, 2011
Bottle. Very dark pour with a huge frothy off-white head. Big aroma of coffee and some sweet fruit. Thinner palate. Awesome roasty coffee flavor with some dark fruit. Nice brew.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ehhdayton (1188) - USA - AUG 22, 2011
Pours a dark black with a tan head. Has aromas of chocolate, coffee, and dark fruit. Full bodied flavor with a roasted maltiness along with some dark fruit.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Chalsk (1104) - North Caldwell, New Jersey, USA - AUG 19, 2011
Pours a black color with a caramel colored head. Aroma of roast, caramel, nuttiness and earthiness. Light sweet taste with some notes of nut and caramel. A decent session brew.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GnarlyGnome (852) - Fairfield, Ohio, USA - AUG 2, 2011
Bottle: very very dark reddish brown in the light, but black when I just look at it. Itís aromas are that of a malty chocolate, lots of sweetness coming through, and licorice. It has a nice tan head that sticks around. Itís not as roasty or chocolaty as I expected by itís aroma and appearance. Itís just a nicely balanced sweetish stout, I actually really like it. It has a nice lively, carbonation that rounds it out as a great, drinkable, tasty beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cbfobes (2880) - Quad Cities, Illinois, USA - JUN 6, 2011
12oz bottle, pours a very dark brown with a slight reddish hue in the light with a nice off white head with lacing, aroma has nice touches of malt with a touch of chocolate, the flavor has a nice front end of burnt malt with a finish of chocolate and a hint of coffee, Iím actually very surprised by this one and very happy with it.


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