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A rich, well balanced Foreign style Stout with a generous amount of roasted barley. Complex hop sequencing creates superbly balanced flavor.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
rivertranced (25) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 3, 2012
Poured from growler into belgian glass. Aroma is a little underwelming for the style. Picking up a little chocolate, and a bit of roasty malt. not seeing the fruitiness true to foreign stout style. Appearance spot on: dark, opaque color. Nice tan head with good retention. Nice, bold flavor, with big roasty malt presence. Finishes pretty dry. Moderate bitterness, with no fruitiness or diacetyl. Palate: medium body with a bit of creaminess. No presence of alcohol noticed. Very good example of the style overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
luttonm (2774) - Seattle, Washington, USA - FEB 26, 2015
Draft at Mug’s, Williamsburg, NYC. Dark creamy black, creamy tan-brown head. Tart chocolate, dense coffee. Soft smokiness. Nice stout!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (4168) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - FEB 26, 2015
Pours nearly black , rather small , bit darker head . Smell is a bit sweet , creamy and some roasted maltyness . Taste is very roasty , bit bitter , some coffee . Very light chocolate aspects . Very nice body for the ABV !

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hopwine (454) - brooklynzzzzz, New York, USA - FEB 10, 2015
Char, ashy/mild smoke, wood, deep roast, cocoa, red fruit acidity. Very dry and light bodied for abv. Silty/chalky mouhfeel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Getbetter (915) - East Palo Alto, California, USA - FEB 6, 2015
From a can into a pint glass. The pour is a dark brown with light brown tint head. There’s a lot of chocolate notes with a medium to full body and a thick texture. I like it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
monk191 (1181) - California, USA - JAN 28, 2015
A nice stout overall. Pours a deep thick black with a thick tan head. Smells of cinnamon, vanilla and coffee. Taste is similar, lots of cinnamon, some vanilla throughout, and some slightly butter coffee in the finish. Had in the bottle.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Brandman (2227) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 27, 2014
Black body, big brown head. aroma has lots of molasses and roasted candy. Some tar. Flavour is nicely balanced and adds little acidic roastiness. Really nice and straightforward with good balance.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Funknmilla (727) - Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 26, 2014
Rating from 11/20/2010......Black --very little brown sugar colored foam.....1st sniff sweet dark chocolate....flavor is chocolate & a little toffee and coffee...its sweet and hearty at the same time....really nice coffee and lingering chocolate on the finish....excellent balance throughout

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1415) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - DEC 19, 2014
Solid stout. For the ABV level, it perhaps may be hard to do better. All the notes you love and expect are present.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
weihenweizen (1943) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - DEC 2, 2014
Refrigerated 12 oz. can, compliments of queenholly, poured into an English pint glass. Black with medium light brown head. Aroma is dark chocolate, medium body, medium carbonation, and good big-bubble lacing. Taste is strong roasted malt, coffee, some balancing grassy hops, and dry finish. Too dry for me, but queenholly with another state tick.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
olio (6799) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 28, 2014
355 ml can (6.0% abv). @ Thanks rosenbergh!
Pours black color with a reddish tint and a small beige head. Aroma has some burnt, almost charred sausage, hops, dark cocoa notes, ash, faint coffee too. Very dry palate. Good.

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