riversideAK (5557) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - OCT 5, 2007
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark dark brown. Almost opaque. Aroma is light chocolate roast. Flavor is roasty and sweet with a nice bitter finish and notes of alcohol. Very smooth and creamy probably due to being on nitro.
bikesandbeers (547) - san diego, California, USA - SEP 8, 2007
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap a PP, solana Beach. Dark almsot black beer with a thin layer of cream on top. Roasty choclatly aroma, flavor starts semiswitish and finishes semi bitter. a super solid, drinkable porter.
trokini (1025) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 20, 2007
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap @ Solana Beach. Dark brown with a creamy off white head. Nice mixed aroma of coffee, cocoa, toasty malt, and a little bit of funky yeast. Smooth, creamy taste, kind of like a chocolate milkshake with roasted malt. Turns bitter with the coffee and a Cascade hop bite.
papajohn (1248) - San Diego (Mira Mesa), California, USA - JUL 22, 2007
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap@Port Solana: Dark root beer brown with a cocoa colored cascade on the pour and a light beige head. Aroma of dark chocolate. Flavor srarts with dark semi-sweet chocolate followed by coffee and a lightly bitter finish. Light bodied and watery, but smooth with soft carbonation.
badlizard (5540) - Berkeley, California, USA - JUL 20, 2007
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Liar’s Club. Dark brown with creamy off white head. Chocolate, roasty, yeasty aroma. Smooth creamy palate. Sweet milk chocolate and roasted malt taste with a semi-sweet finish.