OPIE788 (337) - Ohio, USA - FEB 14, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Can. Black with a weak tan head. Aromas of, raisin and sweet dark fruit. Dry smooth chocolate flavor.
Stevesie (336) - - NOV 12, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From can. Dark brown, almost black. Thin, tan head. Boozy nose withvsome toasted malt. Typical stout, though the cream negates a lot of the smokiness on the back end. Not bad.
Gustav1996 (333) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - DEC 10, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Had a sample of this. Aroma: roasted malts, chocolate, maybe some roasted nuts. Taste was the same, but a sweetness comes into it. Good balance. A good beer.
SODAK14 (327) - Rapid City, South Dakota, USA - MAR 15, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: FEB 3, 2016 This is my first try at the sweetgrass brewery. This beer is pretty good, donít mistake it for guiness, but it actually has a better flavor to me. I know that is blasphemy but I think think one has just tastes better.
ajtrupp (324) - Broomfield, Colorado, USA - NOV 10, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
The cream does go a crazy long way in this beer. The roasted maltiness adds a great chocolate flavor that the sugar balances out.
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Velkyal (319) - Gordonsville, Virginia, USA - FEB 28, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours very dark red with an ivory head. The nose is mostly chocolate a touch of coffee, as you would expect. Tastewise, chocolate dominates, with a nice sweet background that fills out the body and makes this a very easy beer to drink. Very nice.
madelfonatree (317) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 13, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
16 oz enjoyed in a MadTree tulip/snifter September 13, 2015. It is dated December 24, 2015.
Look - Thin off white head. Dissipates quickly. Watery dark brown. No lacing.
Smell - Coffee and must. Light oat. Light dark fruit.
Taste - Coffee. Oats. Light fruit. Roast.
Feel - Watery. No substance.
Overall - Not terrible for the abv. Very watery.
OzarkElmo (308) - Poplar Bluff, Missouri, USA - MAY 12, 2011
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
From 16 oz. can to tulip. Pours a medium brown with moderate head. Sweet and funky on the nose. Not really pleasant in the aroma, taste or finish. Would not purchase. Pass.
novice101 (308) - - JUN 21, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Not an overly impressive stout, but solid. Pours black with almost no head to speak off. It smells of roasted malts and some chocolate malts, the beer is fairly roasted with some chocolate and lactose sweetness, the beer has good consistency
MaltOne (297) - Wisconsin, USA - JAN 28, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
16oz can. Good coffee-chocolate aroma. Pours opaque black coffee brown, with sustaained with fluffy tan head. Flavor carries on the coffee chocolate, but with an earthiness to it as well. Medium to light body. Faint coffee finish, with a slight sweet note. Very smooth and drinkable. This is very useful in thet it gives you a classic stout profile, yet, is not particularly complex, heavy, or alcoholic - making it a highly drinkable beer.