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RATINGS: 199   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
wedgie9 (1990) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 24, 2014
Tasted on 6/23/14 from a capped 22oz bomber bottle sent to me in a trade. Pours a very thick, nearly black, dark brown with a thick, smooth brown head that slowly recedes to a thick collar of lace. The nose is almost exactly like a mocha with a touch of vanilla, plenty of dark chocolate, deep, dark espresso, and plenty of roast with a hint of vanilla. The flavor is the same sweet-ish vanilla tinged mocha with tons of milky dark chocolate and bitter, deep espresso. The body is super full, one of the creamiest beers I have ever had, with average, but smooth carbonation, and a very long touch of vanilla, mocha finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
JStax (3014) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - JUN 21, 2014
22 ounce bottle shared thanks to my buddy Josh. Pours a thicker black with a khaki colored head of foam. The aroma is rich coffee roast and earth. The taste is coffee roast and bitterness. Medium mouthfeel and moderate carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wisdomsolo (456) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Solid coffee stout. Nice bitterness from the coffee and smooth on the palate. I liked it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fluffy (1676) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - JUN 8, 2014
a better than average coffee stout, but like many others not super exciting.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
joet (2177) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - JUN 4, 2014
Reddish tinge dark brown little head coffee fruity bits of toffee molasses vanilla touch of heat alcohol peppers finishes a little hot.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
italianjohn (2342) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Black pour nice tan head with light sticky lacing .... Aroma of coffee and not as sweet as regular abduction which is a bonus, roasted malts and caramel malts with some dark fruits .... Taste is of bitter roasted coffee, chocolate, dark fruits and some sweet lactose .... Has a bitter bite to it .... Mouthfeel is slick and oily with a lingering roasted coffee finish ... Nice fresh roasted coffee qualities, abv hidden well and has a softness to it

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
esp0r (1981) - NORWAY - MAY 12, 2014
Bottle shared at the daje reaches 2000 ratings sessions
Pours black, thin tanned head. Smells of coffee, liquorice, dark malts. Medium sweet, coffee, toffee, dark malts and a distinct roast. Moderate to medium bitter, alot of coffee. Very nice coffee stout

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
charule (1117) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 8, 2014
Bottle from Binnys Southloop. Poured black with fast thinning head to nothing. Aroma of light bitter roast coffee some choc. Light carb med bod. Sweet taste, light coffee.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dr_MedievAle (170) - Alabama, USA - MAY 5, 2014
Dark roasted coffee on the nose--not much else. Black with cinnamon-colored head. Tastes of freshly brewed coffee--hey, who’d have guessed? The coffee flavor itself is more chocolatey (again, obviously) than berry/fruity like, but it is very bitter. Finishes harsh and bitter, with lingering aftertaste of...coffee.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheJester (1892) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 3, 2014
650 mL bottle. Love their names and labels. Not much head. Has coffee, vanilla, and roast in the nose, but it doesn’t smell huge. The flavour is pretty well balanced up front, with coffee and vanilla, and caramel sweetness balancing the mild roast and booze. Needs a little more roast, actually. Finishes quickly. None of the flavours overwhelm the others. Nice, but not great.


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