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RATINGS: 133   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 234   ABV: 7.8%
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Like a big Chocolate, Espresso infused Brownie, Roebling porter packs a lot a flavor from the use of fresh Organic Ugandan Vanilla beans, Organic Peruvian Espresso/Coffee, and Natural Raw Cane Sugar! 7.8% ABV 35 IBU, 31 SRM

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nearbeer (3842) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 2, 2013
On tap. Opaque chocolate with a small ring of bubbles. Nose is espresso, chocolate brownie and vanilla. Tastes of quality dark roasted coffee, vanilla, chocolate caramel, dates and a touch of soy sauce. Light-medium body is sweet but well balanced by the roast, and dangerously drinkable with low-medium carbonation.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
dkoi421 (11) - - MAY 23, 2013
Poured ok with a good head which died quickly. Over carbonated with slightly burnt, smoked flavor and little depth

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dal9000 (201) - Ohio, USA - MAY 21, 2013
Thick milk chocolate foamy head. Surprisingly light and ever so slightly sweet. Mild vanilla on top of palate . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
madvike (2859) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 11, 2013
Bottle shared by nuplastikk...thanks Greg! - Pours murky brown with a thin off-white head. Nose is lightly smoky, a little soured malt, and some popcorn (!). Taste is a little better--not much sourness or roastiness, a bit of cocoa, and some nuttiness. Pretty thin-bodied. Weird beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cbfobes (2344) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAY 5, 2013
Bottle shared by Greg, pours a dark brown with an off white head, the aroma has some vanilla coming through with some sweet malt, the flavor has just a little bit of coffee with some coffee in the finish, was kind of lacking through out the entire beer though, wanted more out of it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
adnielsen (9464) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - APR 23, 2013
Bottle @ home via trade with Veldrid, I believe. Thanks! Pours a dark brown appearance with a foamy, dark brown head. A touch fruity, very roasty, a bit nutty, mild coffee, vanilla aroma. A bit tart, somewhat acidic, a bit fruity, fairly thin bodied. Some coffee and vanilla but overall all that great.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
CardiacNP (30) - Schriever, Louisiana, USA - APR 18, 2013
On draft from fox & hound in Ohio. A black porter with a small creamy "coke" colored head with minimal lacing. A deep chocolate and coffee aroma with a hint of vanilla. Taste was similar to aroma - chocolate up front with a long lasting slightly bitter coffee finish with mild vanilla undertones. Mouth feel was nice, smooth & lightly creamy. Very little alcohol taste or burn for a 7.6%ABV. I very good chocolate vanilla porter that I hope to drink again ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Ezbeer13 (1) - - APR 8, 2013 does not count
This is the best beer on tap that I have ever had. I am looking for it in Nashville. They serve it at The Pharmacy and showcased at the East Nashville Beer Craft Beer Fest. If anyone has found it, would love to know where!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
shadey (1912) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - APR 4, 2013
Had this on tap at the East Nashville Beer Festival. Pours a reddish brown with a strong aroma of chocolate and vanilla that is very enticing. Mild roasty character and incredibly easy to drink. I was impressed with my first beer from Rivertown.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
cheap (4205) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 1, 2013
from a bottle. strong roasted porter volatile aroma. big black porter presentation. small amount of sizzling co2. black strong alky laced coffee flavor. over all, big black biting beyond apex nasty porter experience.

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