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RATINGS: 2313   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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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
keith0718 (374) - Kansas, USA - FEB 24, 2007
A good, full stout, but perhaps a little on the mellow side--tad tamer than the Shakespeare Stout. Pours black with a beautiful head. Nice, smooth, stout flavor with chocolate overtones and tame hops and a slight chocolate flavor in the finish. Great beer to introduce someone to stouts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
sebwaw (18) - POLAND - SEP 21, 2014
Big bottle, served in TeKu. Pours gently with thick, creamy and beige head. Aroma is toffee, some vanilla, chocolate and subtle coffee. Very creamy and pleasant. Taste is quite dry with lots of chocolate, roasted malts, some coffee, oily texture. I think more sweetness would correspond well with soft mouthfeel, otherwise beer seems a little bit too dry for me. Anyway, its another great beer from Rogue, extremely enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Satyroneto (105) - - SEP 18, 2014
Cor negra com espuma densa com cor de espuma de capuccino, de altas formação e persistência e com pouco lacing; Aroma intenso de chocolate e baunilha com tons de café; Sabor de início de café e torrado evoluindo para um meio um pouco amargo e final torrado com leve dulçor do chocolate; retrogosto de cinzas e leve doce do cholate. Corpo leve/médio e carbonatação média.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nlc (90) - Amsterdam & Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS - SEP 16, 2014
Pretty good, not my favourite. I miss a nice body but it’s really drinkeble and enjoyable. I like the roasted barley and the chocolat. Rogue rules but this ain’t my cup of tea.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
LomYst (490) - Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS - SEP 16, 2014
Intense mocca pie... great... more darker chocolat tones in the back... light body, a bit watery.. roasted finish with more chocolat... soft carbs... quickly fading head... sweet n a bit bitter, lacks some sweetness?

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Anatole (112) - BELGIUM - SEP 16, 2014
Avalanche de chocolat sans écoeurer. Assez légère et facile à boire. Bonne stout mais pas si exceptionelle que ca.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2068) - Kyoto, JAPAN - SEP 15, 2014
Shared at my Summer Plunder Tasting by Kery. A dark cola pour which is black with ruby highlights. 5% great cocoa nib aroma very smooth. Medium bodied with a bitter dark cacao flavor and some sweet vanilla notes. A nice solid chocolate stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Majek (333) - Ząbki, POLAND - SEP 8, 2014
Totally black with thick beige head. Nice lacing. Strong aroma of sweet chocolate, hint of vanilla and mocha. Good at nose, but taste is even better! Lots of chocolate, coffee with milk and vanilla background. Texture is oily. Full body. Low carbonation. Awesome stout, one of the best I’ve drank.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nilsas (1402) - Bryne, NORWAY - SEP 8, 2014
Dyp sort farge. Lite skum, ring langs kant. Mye duft av sjokolade, kaffe og vanilje. Gos smak av sjokolade, kaffe og vanilje.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pdubyah (386) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 7, 2014
I wanted more than I got. The aroma is amazing, but aside from that I thought this let me down somehow. It’s not bad, it’s just not good.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Alengrin (1742) - BELGIUM - SEP 1, 2014
Chocolate stout with thick, beige, creamy head and dark mahogany colour, approaching black. Aroma strongly dominated by cocoa powder, toffee and chocolate bars, some coffee and dark fruits as well; very chocolatey taste, like a fluid bar of bitter chocolate, powdery, soft mouthfeel, oats and cocoa powder, sweetish and yeasty but assertively roasted bitter in the end with leafy hops. Great if you like chocolate.

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