Leafs93 (1987) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 16, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Nitro draft at brewery that poured inky black with tan head. Aroma is roast, dark chocolate, coffee and smoke. Taste is moderate bitters and a touch of sweetness. Medium bodied, silky smooth and another excellent beer.
dpjuart (1093) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 12, 2014
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft Sample at Brewpub. Pours brown/black with red hues. Sweet and caramel-esque with mild roast, something odd, like eating spent grain. Delicious grainy, grainness.
NeuroPliny (235) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - APR 27, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Taster glass at Selin's Grove, with ML. Pours opaque dark brown/black. Tan head. Aroma is campfire smoke, roasted malts, toffee, and dark chocolate. Flavour is drier than the nose would suggest. Notes of almonds, bread, toffee, expresso, and chocolate. Surprisingly light body.
merc7186 (2757) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 26, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
A: Dark Brown Hue, Passes Very Little Light, Off White Head Ring, Some Lacing
S: Dark Roasted Malts, Mild Coffee, Mild Chocolate
T: Dark Roasted Chocolate Malts, Coffee, Mild Nutty, Oatmeal
M: Decent Carbonation, Medium to Full Bodied, Smokey
Overall, a pretty solid Oatmeal Stout with lots of flavors.
blipp (7603) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 25, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Nitro pour. Pours deep brown with a beige nitro head. Medium roasted malts, some nutty and chocolate sweetness, and faint earthy notes. Nice.
devman171 (1222) - Annapolis, Maryland, USA - JUN 22, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap, Pours clean brownish black, cream head, aroma is roast, taste is nice sweet and roast, a little thin on the palate.
mabel (8014) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 29, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
[4670-20120817] Tap. Roasted smoky grains and dry wood aroma. Murky, dark brown black body with a long-lasting creamy light tan head. Smoky roasted grains flavour has a long aftertaste of burnt cigarette ashes and smoky kindling. Full body. Overpowering! (7/3/6/3/13) 3.2
(@ brewpub, Selinsgrove, PA)
vtafro (5535) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - OCT 27, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 13/20
Nitro pour(black) with tan head. Roasted and bitter malts with some light earthy and smokey tones of aroma. Texture is creamy. Flavor is smokey, bitter and still with roasted tones.
j12601 (8700) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - AUG 22, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Selin’s Grove. Pours a dark caramel cola color with a medium sized dense creamy head. Cocoa, chocolate, sweet roast and malt, caramel. Creamy and smooth, roast and cocoa. Chocolate and roast. Nice coffee notes, sweet and creamy finish, roast and caramel.
rudolf (2353) - Buffalo, New York, USA - AUG 21, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black, tan head. Nose is sweet, toasty & burnt malt, dark fruit, some oxidation. Flavor is roast, light burnt character, dark sweet fruits, honey. Sweet but nice.