Niko100 (1794) - Illinois, USA - MAR 15, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark brown/black color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of toasted/charred malt, coffee, & chocolate; Flavor of roasted malt, caramel, hops, dark chocolate, and coffee; Finish is slightly bitter; Nicely balanced; Nice.
HonkeyBra (3074) - Lemont, Illinois, USA - FEB 7, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
22 oz. bottle. Pours a dark brownish color with a small tan head. Aroma of chocolate, roast, vanilla, some caramel and lighter toffee malt. Mild simcoe hop presence. Flavor is mildly bitter with some sweeter malt notes. Some coffee and roast bitterness, some cakey malts. Moderately creamy mouthfeel. Finishes mildly bitter.
tcane7 (1520) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 28, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared with some friends at Ray Ray’s. Pours a deep brown, near black, with medium fluffy khaki head and foamy lace. Nose of roasted malt, coffee, chocolate. Medium body, light carbonation and bitterness. Solid porter
DrewFace (425) - Rockledge, Florida, USA - OCT 12, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a deep dark almost black color and opaque with khaki head. Big aroma of coffee and roasted malts and chocolate. Roasted malt flavor and chocolate bitterness in the flavor as well. Overall, pretty god damn good porter.
Homer321 (900) - Rock Ridge, Florida, USA - OCT 12, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle thanks to drewface. String chocolate and coffee nose. Slightly fruity. Flavor is a chocolate bomb. Wow. Yum a dum. Semi sweet finish and very clean by his is good beer.
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Tmoney99 (9988) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 22, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at Natifest ’13. Pours clear dark brown color with a moderater frothy tan head that mostly lasted with excellent lacing. Medium to heavy toasted dark chocolate, coffee and earthy hop aroma. Medium to full body with a thick smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy chocolate sweet flavor with a medium to heavy dark sweet finish of moderate to long duration. This is a solid porter.
DrSilverworm (4764) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 10, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Taster from a bottle shared at Natifest 2013. Dark brown color, thin lighter brown head. Some loose bits of lace. Alright, this is clearly a black IPA, no question. Smooth, soft, lighter carbonation. dry finish. Bigger bitter taste, pretty much no sweetness. Awesome dark roast, some coffee. Big roast. Big earthy piney hop. Very assertive, big hop profile, lightly spicy hop, citrus. Definite black IPA, and one of the best ones I’ve ever had. Freakin’ awesome.
kaser (2036) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 10, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Draft at farmhouse. Black thick pour with sticky white head. Chocolate cocoa aroma. Massive chocolate milky vanilla taste. Delicious
drsordr (847) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - AUG 7, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle pour at Natifest 2013. Opaque dark brown. Nose nice roast, sweet malt. Taste initial dark fruit then immediate roast. Strong roasted malt mid palate. Lingering bitter and chocolate finish.
JStax (2569) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - AUG 4, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared at natifest. Pours a dark brown to black with a khaki colored head. The aroma is toasty and bitter. Tastes toasty and bitter as well. Not bad at all.