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RATINGS: 825   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.03   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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The Duck-Rabbit Baltic Porter is deep, rich and velvety soft. A full blooded roasty character is balanced by complex alcohol notes. Strong (9% alcohol by volume) yet unfailingly subtle, this special brew warrants sipping and savoring.


4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
yngwie (13617) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 21, 2007
Bottle. (trade w/the_epeeist) Pours black, with a brown head. Chocolate, licorice, some coffee, burnt and roasted malt, in short terms, all the good stuff, in the aroma. The flavor follows up the good start, with a little salty note added, like the saltyness in salty licorice, and the coffee is a bit more evident. The fullbodied beer has a long finish with sweetness, some saltyness and licorice. Really, really nice. (070809)

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Theis (13440) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 12, 2007
Bottle thanks to Engelsmann. Black - brown head. Raisins, smooth, cocoa, sweet, berries, light roasted, honey. No taste of the 9% alcohol.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Oakes (12639) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 16, 2007
Dark brown with a thin layer of cosmos-shaped head. Rich aroma - thick malts, accents of smoked plums, brown sugar and Turkish coffee, at time seeming a little bit burnt, at times coming through with very fresh malts. The body is thick, slightly oily. The main thing on the palate is Indonesian soy sauce - clean and well-structured, though. There isn’t a ton of nuance here - some sugar and the slightest bright apricot notes are about it. Finishes with a bit of roast.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (11983) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 9, 2010
Tap at Pizzeria Paradiso. Dark brown with an edge head. Aroma of anise and milk chocolate. Great body. Flavor also has milk chocolate, and roasted coffee. Interesting.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bu11zeye (11955) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - NOV 20, 2006
(Bottle) Pours an opaque black body with a small tan head. Aroma of chocoalte, oak, bourbon, nuts, vanilla, and toasted oats. Flavor of chocolate, raspberry, roasted malt, and vinous.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (11556) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 25, 2007
(12oz bottle, best by 7/07, thanks kmweaver) Black body with medium brown head. Aroma is medium sweet, smoke, chocolate, berry, light cherry. Taste is medium sweet, chocolate/caramel, some smoke. Smooth medium body.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
thewolf (11188) - Kolding, DENMARK - DEC 22, 2007
UPDATED: DEC 23, 2007 Bottle. [thank you, BierKönig - I know I still have to give you a ’95 Chimay Bleu for it :o)
[Vintage 2006]
Poured in my tulip glass. As it pours, it looks deep brown, but as it settles like oil in my glass, it becomes inpenetrably pitch-black. A medium creamy head sits firmly on top with a cappucino hold to it. Great laces as I swirl the beer gently in my glass, anticipating the first whiff, and after that, the first sip! Aroma is oaky, heavily roasted with a great touch of dark chocolate mixing well. The alcohol is evident, but only enhances the deep, dark and powerful aromas. There is some degree of tobacco and port as well. Mouthfeel is light, but still excessively creamy, with a sluggish, mild carbonation - only prickling lightly on my tongue. Wow, what a dense, creamy and mildly stunning degree of chocolate there’s in this beer! Coffee, tobacco, warming viniousness. Extremely well-balanced between the bitter, roasted, sweet and vinious tones. Really, really wonderful. And thank you, Jeppe!

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (11137) - Woodland, California, USA - FEB 27, 2010
Bottle thanks to craftbeerdesign. Pours black with a decent foamy dark tan head. Aroma is dark and suggestive of cola or, perhaps, Dr. P. Medium plus body with mild carbonation. Flavor is very dark roasted malt with very dark fruit. Sweetish it is. Subtle dark and complex aspects. Finishes towards concentrated dried plum.Very clean and extremely sippable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (11123) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2014
Bottle shared in London - picked up in NC. Pours clear, deep brown with a frothy, beige head. The nose has some metal, generous roast, rusting metal. Medium sweet flavor, quite tangy, some sour cherries, a bit of roast, grapes, prunes. Medium bodied with fine to average carbonation. Sour finish, a bit of funk, burnt earth, lasting roast, touches of alcohol warmth. This beer seems infected. Shame. Still drinkable and interesting but not what it ought to be.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11086) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUL 17, 2007
on tap @HopfestNC-pours a big foamy brown head and black color. Aroma is dark malt-chocolate, sweet and acidic. Taste is dark malt-chocolate/licorice, sweet and acidic. Occasional. OK carbonation.


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