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RATINGS: 21   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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A coffeeish character, dark stout that you can drink with a danish!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Oakes (12789) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 18, 2001

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Date: 10/16/1996
Mode: Draft
Source: portland airport

black, thick tan head, sweet roasted aroma, rich smooth body, hints of roasted malts, very dry

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 5/10; Palate: 8/10; Overall: 10/20
Rating: 2.8/5.0
Score: *4
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
maxwelldeux (3806) - Everett, Washington, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Bottle from a winter mix pack. Pours a very dark brown color with a moderate light brown head on there. Nose is pretty coffee laden with roasting to it as well. I find the taste to be a bit bitter, and has a similar taste as black coffee. Slightly sweet finish, but definitely a coffee beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Crit (3394) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 11, 2003
Roasted coffee nose with hints of chocolate.Strong espresso flavor. Thick and chewy

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Headbanger (3388) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - NOV 17, 2013
22oz bottle 1/15/00 -Pours black with a small tan head. Aroma of coffee, chocolate, and roasted malt. Taste of the same with more coffee. This full bodied brew is well balanced and quite tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gusler (2653) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - MAR 27, 2001
Thick, dark, very coffeeish, imagine that. Quite good, as a life long stout lover, another winner to add to my master list. Malts, hops well represented.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RSRIZZO (1871) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - NOV 29, 2007
Had this beer on 1/15/2000. Aroma is a deep roasted scent. Color is black with light carbonation and a thin tight head. Its a good dry stout with a nice bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Darkmagus82 (1828) - - DEC 10, 2014
Poured from bottle into a pint glass Appearance – The beer pours a super deep brown-nearly pitch black color with a two finger head of tan colored foam. The head is fairly thick and has a good level of retention, slowly fading over time to leave a ton of foamy lace on the sides of the glass. Smell – The aroma of the brew is big of a roasted malt and espresso smell as may be expected from its style. Along with these aromas comes smells of sweetness with some more cream and caramel like aromas which give it a nice sweet coffee smell overall. Taste – The taste begins with a roasted malt taste with a little bit of a coffee taste upfront and a moderately strong sweeter caramel and sweet cream taste. A little bit of chocolate is there as well, with this fading from the taste and being replaced by more roast and a fairly substantial rise in the coffee flavors. With the increase in the coffee and a little bit of an earthy flavor coming to the taste, one is left with a still rather moderately sweetened but slightly bitter cappuccino like flavor to linger on the tongue. Mouthfeel- The body of the beer is quite a bit thicker for a brew of only 5.6 % abv with a carbonation level that is on the lower side. For the sweeter coffee and roasted flavors of the brew the feel was very nice, accentuating the more coffee dessert like quality to the brew, but yet still maintaining a great level of drinkability. Overall- I rather enjoyed this brew as it had a moderate abv., but had a good flavor which makes it a very nice and easy drinking coffee stout.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Arayaga2 (1813) - portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 9, 2014
Dark ruby/cola colored with a bit of brown head. Aroma is smooth coffee and mild cocoa.Taste is the same, with a very slightly bitter coffee edge. Very drinkable, and clean on the palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bitter (1136) - Henderson, Nevada, USA - FEB 5, 2004
on tap berkeley brewery: this one was pretty descent....nitro poured creamy head. looks like a guiness but darker when looking through the glass. dominant choc malt aroma and toffee coffee taste. not a bad stout, smooth down the hatch. i would have another but wouldnt drink em all day.

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