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RATINGS: 568   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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It’s not often that a great summer swell coincides with a full moon, but when they collide, nature affords us a rare opportunity to paddle out long after everyone has called it a day. These moments are a solitary pursuit with empty lineups, but those who carve graceful lines under a full moon understand how things can be dark lonely and rewarding at the same time. So next time you paddle in from an overcrowded beach break, remember that nothing tastes better than a cold beer after a session. We suggest a glass of this smooth roasty black lager for contemplating empty lineups and waves that go on for days. Most likely, you’ll long for epic summer swells under moon lit sessions opening the doors to isolation and empty secret spots of an age trying to pass us by.
Note: Formerly Midnight Sessions Lager.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (7137) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 16, 2013
Bottle. Pours black with brown head. Nose and taste of roast chocolate, coffee, lager yeast, liquid smoke and cocoa. Medium body.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
umich03jm (1587) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - MAY 27, 2013
Bomber ordered on beveragesforlessinc. Pours black with a medium foamy head that fades normally but never completely goes away. Aromas are lightly roasted coffee, cocoa, light smoke, and a little nutty too. Taste is smooth but more watery than I expected. Most of the taste is espresso with some light smoke and cocoa. Thin body. Overall, this is a little watery but it makes it so very easy to drink. And the flavors are pretty solid. I enjoyed this.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Jndubbs (120) - Austin, Iowa, USA - MAY 22, 2013
Bitter, cocoa taste, smells like muddy espresso. Dirty. Not my favorite. But gets smoother

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
boozedude (1620) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - MAY 22, 2013
bomber into glas, shared with friends at club w, boys night, pitch black pour with brown head, smokey nutty aroma, taste is lght cocoa, metallic light bitter taste, just ok

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Majin (256) - West Des Moines, Iowa, USA - MAY 22, 2013
1 pint bottle, dark pour, light coffee espresso bean flavor. Smells about the same, almost like a light dark. Smooth, good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
nuplastikk (4139) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 18, 2013
Tap at Oasis Micropub. Opaque brown-black body, thin steady beige head. Smooth chocolate aroma. Soft, medium body. Chocolate, brown nutty roast malt, mild coffee, smoke. Spot on, very drinkable. Smooth brown chocolate toffee finish. Excellent, sublime, perfect.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vvesside (256) - California, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Really awesome lager. Malt and coffee on the nose, dark with nice lacing, great taste and very drinkable, nice palate.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jow (1877) - New York, USA - MAY 6, 2013
Tap at Angels Trumpet Ale House one of several Port Brewing offerings on tap. Nose of cocoa and coffee. tastes of caramelized sugar, dark chocolate, burnt espresso, nuts, and some soy sauce. tastes crisp and very drinkable

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BoostIPA (1112) - Pouring Bus, New York, USA - APR 27, 2013
Ahh... Lager. There is just something so relaxing about lager, isn’t there?

Pours a very thin looking black and forms a light brown head which doesn’t last all that long. Aromas of roast and some cocoa. Taste is just pure relaxation... Subtle, supple, succulent. Light roast. So good. So very, very good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
annunz123 (809) - Taunton, Massachusetts, USA - APR 19, 2013
Malty aroma with roast and nuts. Flavor is sweet and smoky, with a bittersweet finish. Pretty standard stuff but pretty good.


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