DrewFace (944) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - MAR 1, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle share thanks to Homer321. batch 120. Deep dark blackish pour. Aroma is huge raspberry, chocolate, tobacco character. Lots of raspberry flavoring, sweet, light roasty, more raspberry. Best if the abduction beers I had so far.
beechner224 (865) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - MAR 1, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle share thanks to DrewFace. Batch 120. Pours black with tan head. Aroma of raspberry, fruitiness, some mild chocolate. Taste is fruity, raspberry pretty strong, more so than orange. Harshness isn’t as bad in this one either, best so far.
cpetrone84 (1660) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 28, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pour is dark brown, almost black with a bubbly light brown head. Nose is heavy raspberry purée. A hint of roasted malt and chocolate but not much else and dominated by raspberries. Taste has a bit more malt, still loads of raspberry. Hint of chocolate, and roasted ashy malt. Body is creamy, light carbonation and medium body. Sweet towards the back and lingers through the finish.
SudsMcDuff (6673) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - FEB 25, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample from Baltimore, uhh bottle .. . Pours a mild brown space .. . Mild raspberry, chocolate, shirts, and a bit of jam. .. The mouth feel is a bit dim and the finish is light .. . Decent but Was hoping for more .. . . A teddy bear is just a regular bear that wears lingerie in private.
Dogbrick (9180) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JAN 19, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample from batch #117 at Kurtkeller 004: Pipeworks-tastic 01 on 01/18/2014. Pours a dark cola color with a medium foamy tan head that dissipates gradually. Small patches of lacing on the glass. Aroma of raspberries, chocolate and malt. Full-bodied with flavors of tart raspberry, chocolate malt and slight coffee. The finish is malty and fruity with a slightly sour raspberry aftertaste. Pretty good overall.
Experiment_Ale (1083) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 19, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
At c&g tasting. Aroma is cherry raspberry, stout. Taste is oil, water, roasted malt. Oily like mercury.
KingCecil (2066) - DENMARK - JAN 6, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ home … It pours pitch black with a medium tan head…lots of raspberry, roasted malt, fruity, bit sour, sweet, bitter, tart…..
Drake (9999) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - JAN 1, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at the 8th Richmond Industry Gathering, 12/1/13. Pours a dark brown color with a thin tan head. Decent head retention. Aroma of rich chocolate, roasted malts, vanilla and mild raspberries. The taste is tart berries, chocolate, roasted malts. Medium bodied.
AdamJackson (3432) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 1, 2014
2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
smells pretty nice. Lots of fruity raspberry notes
fruity and chocolatey. nice raspberry and brownies. Pretty interesting. but not all that amazing.
AirForceHops (4178) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 31, 2013
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
750 ml bottle. We did a side by side- by side with the other variants of the stout. ok it looks like it should. The nose indeed raspberry and chocolate. Something that I don’t like about these beers is they take a mediocre stout and add fruit puree. The flavor is weak chocolate stout with raspberry puree. Its drinkable but no where near worth the hype. Well, if you enjoy fruit purees in your stout, you might like this. This was the only drinkable out of all the fruit abductions.