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RATINGS: 2417   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.87   IBU: 69   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
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Ebony in color with a rich creamy head. The mellow flavor of oats, chocolate malts, and real chocolate are balanced perfectly with the right amount of hops for a bittersweet finish. Chocolate Stout is brewed with 10 ingredients: Northwest Harrington and Klages, Crystal 135-165 and Beeston Chocolate Malts, Cascade Hops, Rolled Oats and Roasted Barley, Natural Chocolate Flavor, Free Range Coastal Waters and PacMan Yeast.


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4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jasjin (6) - Nevada, USA - NOV 3, 2004
The name says it all. Like a cold hot cocoa. Beautiful head with chewy texture. Had a slight gingerbread-like aftertaste. Not overly bitter at all (as stouts go). Perfect brew for cold winters and holiday gatherings. Paired great with cigars and friends.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chucklemation (701) - Pontiac, Michigan, USA - MAY 29, 2015
Pours a jet black color with a foamy tan head. Aroma is chocolate and roast. Flavor is bittersweet chocolate. Overall pretty good, though the bitterness is a bit harsh.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bosskie (555) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 28, 2015
Pitch black beer with a big foamy brownish head. Smell is sour fruitiness and milk chocolate. Leather, maybe some nuts, but mainly lots of chocolate. Taste is watery first but then gets overwhelmed by milk chocolate. Not sweet, just very creamy oily and smooth chocolate taste. With a touch of mineral. Quite smart.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
androman (826) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - MAY 23, 2015
On tap at beertemple, amsterdam. Body is pitch black, head is big, brownish, creamy, mostly lasting, excellent lacing. Nose is cocoa, flavor is chocolate, mild coffee, brown sugar. Medium sweet, medium to heavy bitter. Finish is long lasting dark chocolate, later quite hoppy as well. Full body, oily texture, soft carbonation. Excellent dessert beer, tons of chocolate, not too sweet, great one.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Abijen (1733) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - MAY 15, 2015
Pik zwart met een mooie beige kraag. Ruikt chocolade, cacao. Smaakt dun, chocolade, geroosterd. iets te dun.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosenbergh (8316) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 6, 2015
Draught at the Rogue, Newport, OR. Dark brown colour with a small tan head. Chocolate, nougat, sugary sweetness, cocoa and mild bitterness in the aroma. The flavour is roasted malt, dark chocolate, cocoa, moderate bitterness and some coffee notes. Tasty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hawanna (2568) - Freising, GERMANY - MAY 3, 2015
caramel, cereal, chocolate, coffee, roasty, herbs, brown, hazy, frothy, brown foam, medium sweetness, medium bitterness, full body, thick feel, creamy, slick feel, soft carbonation, long finish,

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bennetporter (270) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - APR 27, 2015
Pours a deep dark brown with a khaki head from a bottle. Aroma of dark chocolate, flavor of dark chocolate, floral, hint of black coffee, some caramel notes, bittersweet. A little thin in the mouth. Good beer.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alteregoo (249) - POLAND - APR 26, 2015
Piwo ładnie prezentuje się w szkle, bujna drobna piana oblepiająca szkło. Z butelki czuć mleczną czekoladę, kakao i kawę wiedeńską. Po przelaniu aromat czekolady Milka i czekolady Lindt przenikają się sprawiając troszkę mdlące odczucie. W smaku ciekawie - nie jest sodko, dość treściwie, lekko popiołowo, szorstko, nieduże drobne nasycenie. Bazą smakową oczywiście deserowa szwajcarska czekolada, pozbawiona zbędnego cukru czy kwaskowatości - czysty czekoladowo-kakaowy smak, któremu towarzyszy delikatna paloność, kawa zbożowa i wyraźna ziołowo-żywiczna goryczka od chmielu Cascade. W afterteasie doszukać się można nawet zakamuflowanych owoców tropikalnych i rodzynek. Alkohol niewyczuwalny. Choć jest to Sweet Stout, to trzeba zaznaczyć, że świetnie zbalansowany i idący w kierunku wytrawności, bardziej pijalny niż zalepiający.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Fashawn (382) - Montesarchio, ITALY - APR 26, 2015
Ottima. Odore di cacao in polvere e cannela,pulito ma intensissimo e bellissimo. Cacao dolce in bocca.che tende al fondente sul finale,con sentori di orzo tostato. Beverina e quasi liscia,una delle stout piů buone mai bevute.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
danielecamo (740) - ITALY - APR 23, 2015
In bottiglia. Colore marrone con schiuma beige fine e abb persistente. aroma di cioccolato, cacao, leggero terroso. Birra semplice, morbida, dolce ma non stucchevole.


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