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A striking, robust porter full of warmth and chocolate malt. Eugene is a robust porter named after Eugene V. Debs, an American union leader and activist who led the Pullman Railroad strike in 1894. An assortment of Belgian specialty malts form a complex structure of toasted grain and caramel flavors. Dark chocolate malt makes this porter black as night and infuses it with its distinct intense, chocolate essence.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (2494) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 11, 2012
Pouts black with nice thick layer of chocolate head. Great looking pour. Deep aroma of coffee/chocolate. Taste same thing, amazingly good. One of the better porters I remember having. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tmoreau (2287) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - JUL 10, 2012
Sampled at Rock Bottom Warrenville’s Popfest, showing a black/brown hue, decent, creamy, brownish tan head foam, and nice cling to the sheet-like lacing. The nose was smooth roastiness with expressive cocoa notes and some light smoke & char. A little less than medium bodied and medium hop bitterness, with some lingering dryness attached. Smooth & flavorful, and not normally the kind of style that I would go to on such a hot day, but it came off rather sessionable, and paired nicely with a gourmet, deep chocolate popcorn.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
XmnwildX12 (2078) - Farmington, Minnesota, USA - JUL 5, 2012
Scent is a super strong dark roast coffee with chocolate notes. Pours a nice dark brown/black with great coffee flavors and a nice bitter finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (3828) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - JUN 30, 2012
Draught at brewpub. Strong roast taste. Chocolate. Burnt to it as well. Not a heavy body. Some vanilla. Some taste of barrel. Really liked it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sammy (8354) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 10, 2012
On tap at the brewpub.A serviceable porter. Dark brown to black coloured body with a bit of head, lacey. Licorice and chocolate. Above average mouthfeel. Carbonation was right there. Decent drinkability, but I am coming out here paying good money and time to get something bold not something I could take out of the fridge for a couple of dollars.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (13227) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2012
Draught at Revolution, Chicago. Black - brown head. Chocolate. Fruity. Nice roasted. Ok bitterness. Hoppy and malty bitterness. High malty. Nice smooth. Light smokey.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
crossovert (6931) - Illinois, USA - MAR 20, 2012
A very nice porter with a bit more creaminess and a nice robust flavor but not extremely bitter or anything, just a smooth one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JAN 17, 2012
This beer and I have a lot in common. Draft at the sourse. Very dark brown color, thin beige head, nice lacing. Aroma of hot cocoa with a bit of espresso. Taste is coffee and milk chocolate. Decent stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
brian60625 (742) - Illinois, USA - DEC 18, 2011
The nut-malt flavor was the big thing that stood out for me. Medium bodied and non-intrusive, meaning it didn’t hit you too hard but it still had a nice taste. I had a taster glass of it at Monk’s in Chicago’s loop, and I’d definitely order this again at Revolution’s Brewpub.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BVery (5935) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - DEC 5, 2011
Tap at Monk’s Pub in Chicago on Dec. 5, 2011. Very dark pour with a smaller white head. Big aroma of roast, coffee, and slight sweetness. Medium smooth palate. Great taste of cocoa and roast coffee. Excellent porter.

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