on tap

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 147   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
This lip-smacking dark ale is mellow and malty. The aroma is reminiscent of bittersweet dark chocolate and the caramel and roast malt flavors are exceptionally smooth. Medium bodied, with a slightly sweet edge but a dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TomTiedemann (250) - Levittown, New York, USA - SEP 28, 2011
dark brown pour from malt and vine with very light brown head. cocoa, chocolate flavors and malty after taste. overall ok from a average brewer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DuffMan (7400) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 28, 2011
Bottle, shared with JJ. Heavy looking dark brown pour with a slow-to-form light brown head. This beer looks bigger and denser than I was expecting! Aroma is very nice, lots of chocolate, some coffee, some dark fruits (cherries?). Nicely flavoured malty palate with bitter chocolate, coffee, dark caramel, and dark fruit essence that contributes a slight acidity. Medium to full bodied, despite the lower ABV. Smooth creamy mouthfeel. A nice surprise!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TBone (13367) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 15, 2011
Draught@Taproom Grill, Downtown Seattle
Dark almost opaque brown color, small steady creamy beige head. Light toasted notes. Light-bodied. Flavor is slightly tart. Roasted malts, coffee and caramel. Light and maybe not in top condition.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
killjoy966 (677) - Washington, USA - JAN 21, 2011
Sampler @ Chuck’s. Totally solid porter. All the right aromas that make me want to drag a pint out over a long night at the pub. One drawback was too much carbonation. The other was too little flavor. Washed out in the finish, but then sometimes I forget the difference between porters and stouts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nikiel (879) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 28, 2010
Bomber at Boxley’s. Pours a dark brown with moderate brown foam. Thin bodied, but roasty and ending with a dry bitterness.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (9999) - , New Jersey, USA - NOV 1, 2010
Bottle thanks to 5000. Pours black with tan head. Nose is rich dark chocolate, coffee, vanilla and roasted malts. Taste is fresh brewed coffee, roasted malts, some burnt chocolate malts and vanilla. Semi dry finish.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
phildorsey (161) - Fort Carson, Colorado, USA - SEP 17, 2010
1PT. 6oz Bottle. Pours black with minimal frothiness. Hints of chocolate, coffee and....cereal? Bitterness is medium and lightly sour. Taste is very lively and the finish long and tasty. Very Good...highly recommend.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerona97 (2397) - Washington, USA - AUG 29, 2010
Black with mahogany edges, creamy brown head. Aroma of nut, chocolate, toffee, coffee, very rich and roasty. Taste is also very rich, lots of bitterness, some malty/coffee, some from hops it seems. Creamy texture, medium carbonation. Very nice and flavorful. And a great value at 3.59

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
koopa (338) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 23, 2010
22oz bomber purchased from Liquid Solutions Appearance: murky brown with mocha head. Some retention and lacing. Smell: quite nutty with some roastyness. Taste: nujt up front, roasted malt in the middle, touch of sweetness in the finish. Mouthfeel: A touch syrupy for my liking, but just a touch. Drinkability: Would have scored higher if the mouthfeel was thinner. Very nice porter indeed. Worth trying. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 04-02-2009

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mcberko (8135) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 20, 2010
Bottle sampled at Bottleworks, pours black with a beige head. Aroma of roasted malts. Flavour is similar - fairly standard porter, medium-body, nice coffee finish.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 2 3  4  5 6 7 » 15

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50