gregwilsonstl (1851) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - DEC 24, 2012
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Very dark. Strong coffee aroma. Lots of roasted chocolate. Its a solid porter. Good example of a chocolate porter.
BuckeyeBoy (5237) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 13, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at growler guys meridian. Pours out dark brown topped with a small tan head. nose is light roast malts coffee and a little chocolate sweetness. Taste is more of the chocolate malts light roast and a little sweetness.
Sarlacc83 (1735) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 6, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
A: Mahogany color, creme head, some lacing.
N: Cocoa, pine, coffee, burnt toast, malt, some vanilla, lactose, touch of brown sugar.
T: Decently sweet, lightly bitter.
M: Medium light body, touch of alcohol burn, crisp carbonation.
O: Decent chocolate porter. Plenty of chocolate flavor, and there’s a good underlying base beer here. Worthy.
IndianaRed (3483) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 18, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On Tap at Taphouse, Boise Dark brown black with a brief tan head Robust porter, lots of dark chocolate roasted malt aromas and flavors. Lacking the thin sourness that a lot of porters have. Modest wiskey flavors.
monk191 (1609) - California, USA - NOV 17, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A quite nice chocolate porter. Pours a deep, thick black with a tan head. Smells of chocolate, and a hint of cinnamon. Taste is very creamy, with lots of chocolate, some vanilla and cinnamon, and a bit of coffee. Had in the bottle.
jake65 (3244) - Meridian, Idaho, USA - NOV 15, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Can. Pours a medium depth brown color with a thin beige head. Nose is roast and chocolate, more emphasis on the chocolate. Good roast flavor and again chocolate. Lightly bittersweet. A little thin in the body, but overall pretty good.
Panzuriel (1722) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - OCT 22, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
22oz bottle obtained through Tavour. Three Creeks FivePine Chocolate Porter is a very nearly black brown beer with a good head of tan bubbles. Nose is rich deeply roasted malt. Mocha, dark chocolate and cocoa. Taste is like a mildly chocolate dark roasted coffee. Hints of nuts just shy of bitter. Body is pretty much medium without any frills. A nice porter.
slowrunner77 (9225) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 11, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Average look and feel. Nice chocolatey aroma and flavor. More bitter than sweet. Not a ton of complexity, but enjoyable.
stevoj (3608) - Boise, Idaho, USA - OCT 1, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours out a dark brown with minimal beige head, kind of airy, tiny bits of lacing. Aroma is normal, but flavor is where this one is at. Chocolaty, roast grains with bit of bitterness at the back, mildly sweet finish. Nice porter.
gnoff (9430) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JUL 5, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 22 fl oz on June 28, 2015. From a FredMeyers in Portland, Oregon.
Black color, light brown head. Malty, roasted, cocoa scent. Malty, cocoa, roasted taste. Roasted aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, medium bitterness.
mikedevilsfan (225) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAR 6, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark brown with off white head. Interesting aroma with a touch of stink on it. The taste is a little better with some chocolate malt coming through with some bitterness on the back end. Decent, but nothing special.