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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
It’s our Double Chocolate Oatmeal Porter aged 25 days in a cask with vanilla beans.

mymaestro's rating

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mymaestro (52) - Austin, Texas, USA - JAN 30, 2013
Pours black and thick with a thin brown head. Starts sweet and then the vanilla kicks in, followed by the chocolate bitters. Very nice!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
metalhead0043 (178) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - NOV 28, 2015
12 oz from Total Wine (North Hills). Pours black with a small white head. Aroma is vanilla, some chocolate as well. Taste is huge vanilla up front with a strong coffee finish. Body is average, slightly thinner than I like in the style. Overall one of Red Brick’s best. A very good porter with nice flavors.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SpringsLicker (3289) - Tennessee, USA - JUN 26, 2015
Black pour with an average sized tan head. Aroma of vanilla and cocoa. The flavor is chocolatey and vanilla too. ’Smores without the cracker. Full and smooth, nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
crajun (1103) - , Texas, USA - APR 6, 2015
bottle from springslicker. niiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiice. very good porter - very much a stout even. name says vanilla and it is there especially in taste, but also chocolate in taste and aroma. maybe coffee also. roasted. good well put together brew. Thanks Jay

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pumpmaster (1290) - Pembroke Pines, Florida, USA - JAN 23, 2015
12 ounce bottle purchased at Total Wine Pembroke Pines, FL for $10.99/4-pack. Very good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
chinchill (3357) - South Carolina, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Cellared 12 oz bottle with a bottled on date of Oct. 2013, Pours dark brown but looks black and opaque in the glass. A medim size tan head is quite creamy and has very good retention. Aroma: very well balanced and pleasant blend of vanilla beans, dark bread, and light alcohol esters with hints of coffee and dark fruits. Flavor: a generous amount of vanilla with a very natural flavor. Not so much vanilla as to mask the dark roasted grains nor some alcohol esters. Both the alcohol and the vanilla fade in the aftertaste leaving a gentle impression of dark, vanilla iced bread. O: very enjoyable and definitely preferred over the smoked version.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Suttree (5689) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - NOV 22, 2014
Black, with a thick tan head. Smells like burnt toast and vanilla and coffee. Taste is Bailey’s in coffee, plus some red wine and dark chocolate. Some pine in the finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hopscotch (10265) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - NOV 21, 2014
Nitro… This beer rocks!… Pours clear and copper with a mid-sized, fluffy, khaki head. Great retention. The nose consists of nutty, roasty, chocolaty and vanilla notes with an undercurrent of espresso. Full-bodied with adequate carbonation. The flavor is loaded with espresso, roastiness, vanilla and chocolate notes. All are balanced nicely by a calculated measure of hop bitterness. Roasted, mocha finish with a sweet kiss of vanilla that lingers. Decadent world-class beer with a lot going on!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
decaturstevo (5613) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - OCT 29, 2014
Brown/black pour with tan head and lace. Aroma is sweet chocolate and vanilla. Flavor is chocolate milk and vanilla with an ok malt bitter finish. Smooth bodied with good carbonation. kbj

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rondphoto (3170) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - SEP 10, 2014
bottle @ Habersham Beverage / Savannah GA --- Opaque black color, thin tan head cover, bands of lace. Aroma of malt with chocolate, very pleasing. Taste is roasted malt that doesn’t show chocolate until the swallow, when light hops also appear. A very smooth, but chewy brew, big and satisfying. Recommended.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
BelgianBeerGal (3500) - Panama City, Florida, USA - APR 28, 2014
Bottle grabbed in Knoxville on the way to FL hiding from tornados. Fantastic aroma of sweetened coffee and roasted nuts. Wow, great flavor too: sugar up front and coffee in the finish. Surprisingly nice.

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