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RATINGS: 451   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
A rich, well balanced Foreign style Stout with a generous amount of roasted barley. Complex hop sequencing creates superbly balanced flavor.

Fatehunter's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Fatehunter (1754) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - MAY 20, 2012
I had this bottle poured at a restaurant, so the total lack of head may not have been the fault of the beer. It is jet black with the slightest dirty-white lace. The smell is amazing: a little black licorice, lots of molasses and ending with a little smoke. Great tasting too, following the smell: molasses, mild hop bite and more molasses. It seemed crisper than normal for its style and lots of carbonation. Overall it is a great stout, though the mouthfeel was off-style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
cards04 (2415) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - SEP 16, 2015
A really nice stout. Pours a thick black with thick mocha head. Aromas of roasted malt, earth, coffee. Nice roasted malt flavours. But great sweetness to balance it. Very well done stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
miyauchi38 (880) - chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 11, 2015

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BelgianBeerGal (3456) - Panama City, Florida, USA - AUG 19, 2015
Can from the Grapevine in Pocatello as I gather WY ticks. Pours dark brown with a big, foamy, brown head. Huge aroma of ground coffee and bittersweet chocolate. Rich flavor of burnt malt with a lingering bitterness. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GenDV138 (3729) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 15, 2015
Can at the RateBeer WWWW Tasting. Dark brownish black with light tan head. Aromas of roast, licorice, chocolate. Tastes of dark chocolate, licorice, light roast. Medium body with a dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
solidfunk (5664) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - AUG 15, 2015
Lots of roast and caramel. Black pour with mocha head. Dark chocolate. Bittersweet finish. Pretty good balance, like this. Can.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dresden (1204) - Saskatchewan, CANADA - AUG 8, 2015
Deep brown with tan head. Roasty and robust stout, creamy and lightly bitter, really quite solid. Can

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Homer321 (2893) - Melboring, Florida, USA - JUL 31, 2015
Can thanks to gription. Nose is cocoa with dark chocolate. Black poor with light brown head. Taste is bitter cocoa with a dark chocolate bitterness. Pretty solid but more on the robust stout side while I prefer the more tropical and fruity versions.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
beechner224 (976) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JUL 31, 2015
Can share thanks to homer. Pours black, chocolate aroma, some toast. Light to medium body, some chocolate tones, hint of bitterness. Decent beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
wheresyourball (551) - El Cajon, California, USA - JUL 8, 2015
Can to pint glass. Black pour with small tan head. Nose is big - coffee, ash, chocolate. Flavor follows with a bitter finish. Slightly thin, but very good; I can see why these guys win a lot of GABF medals.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dinkle50 (1163) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 12, 2015
Deep black pour with a huge espresso head. Pour was on nitro, so the head is especially large. Aroma is nutty with hints of raisin. Dry finish. Creamy mouth, but on the light side. Taste has some nuttiness, very dry. Very easy drinking for the style. Hints of lace present.

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