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RATINGS: 1227   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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A hearty ebony colored ale that starts with a rich malty palate finished with clean hops and notes of coffee and chocolate.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
misrahi (31) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JAN 18, 2012
12oz pour from bottle into pint glass. Light cocoa and coffee up front with a lasting coffee finish. Was a little disappointed due to the hype, but overall an above average porter I’d recommend to someone looking for a little more of a kick.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bendrixian (1157) - Canadiana, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 20, 2014
single bottle from LCBO. Black with average head. Toffee/ espresso aroma dominated aroma. On the palate it is quite burnt toast like and fairly aggressive. Very tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
spacecube (946) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 17, 2014
355ml bottle, pours black wih an off white head, dark, roasty malts, hazelnut and some smokiness over citrussy hop with a long bitter and dry chalky finish. Hoppy for a porter but balanced nicely.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
firefly765 (126) - - NOV 17, 2014
12 ounce bottle pours a dark darker black color with a nice foamy tan head that dissipates slowly. Aromas of coffee and toffee. Coffee and dark chocolate flavoring high level of carbonation. Medium bodied. A bit of a harsh aftertaste.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hangunder (257) - Ontario, CANADA - NOV 15, 2014
Smells delicious, notes of dark roasted malt, metallic, soy, tarry notes. Completely black with a rapidly fading dark brown head. Delicious beer, upfront more metallic and roasty notes in the taste, finishes with leafy hops and a building bitterness. Not too sweet. Medium bodied and average carbonation. Tons of flavor for the ABV and those that I personally like -- a great Porter.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
dlihcsnatas (325) - Texas, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Black brew with a small head that didn’t hold for long. Smells of roasted malts with some hints at coffee. Taste is roasted and chocolate with the hints at coffee but also a spicy hop bite to it. Not really a fan of porters with so much hops. The hops make me think that someone poured an IPA in with my good porter just to mess with me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
4theluvofbeer (98) - Ontario, CANADA - NOV 13, 2014
Dark pour mocha head. Aromas of coffee and dark chocolate. Good flavor and long finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dfinney23 (1748) - Houston, Texas, USA - NOV 6, 2014
Pours very dark with a finger of tan head. Aroma of dark chocolate and roasted grain. Taste is bitter chocolate, bitter coffee. Delicioso.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Spab (2509) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 2, 2014
355 ml bottle from LCBO. Pours a very dark brown with reddish hints and moderate-sized light tan head. Aroma is roasty with cocoa, coffee and some sweetish toffee. Flavour has a pleasant roastiness with good helping of cocoa and some coffee, some earthy hops and hints of sweet toffee. Slick mouthfeel. Quite good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TXBadger (1477) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Pours a dark brown almost black color with khaki colored head. Chocolate, roasted malt, and some spice on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with raw unsweetened cocoa note.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
dwmiller16 (110) - Delaware, USA - NOV 1, 2014
Growler fill from Kreston's in Middletown. Pours dark brown with a light brown foam. Nose is slightly sweet with hints of chocolate. Hoppy dryness up front. Finishes crisp with a roasted malt flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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