RateBeer
overall
99
86
style
Serve in Snifter

bottled
available

on tap
available

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.98/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Spontaneously fermented.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mabel (6830) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 21, 2014
[6654-20140816] Swing-top bottle. Roasted grains and creamy toasted wood aroma. Black body with a quick foamy light tan head. Roasted creamy grains flavour has a light chocolate wood note. Full body. Quite tasty and drinkable. (8/3/9/4/17) 4.1
(@ Campground Brewdown 2014, Millmont, PA)

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
blipp (6358) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - AUG 29, 2014
Growler. Pours near black with a beige head, chocolate malts, lighter roasted malts, and some moderate sweetness lasting through the finish. Pretty good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jercraigs (8073) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 22, 2014
2014-08-16. Black body with a small tan head. 3+ Aroma of lightly dusty dark malt with muted roasty accents, light alcohol and fruit. Flavour is sweet, sort of cocoa vanilla undertones. Dried peanut butter whisper? Lingering sweet dark malt. Simple at times but nice. Smooth medium bodied palate, soft low carbonation. Swing top bottle dated 6.2.2013 at Campground Brewdown

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dmac (4217) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Draft at the brewpub. Poured a great looking thick fuller pitch black body under a creamy lasting dark beige head. Aroma has a lot going on, notes of chocolate, espresso bean, vanilla extract, brownie batter, cola, burnt toast and soy sauce. Big thick body, lingering aftertaste, toich of heat and average carbonation. Flavor is roasty, burnt toast, bunrt malts, bunrt coffee, dark chocolate, dark toadt. Really nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrChopin (3474) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Hazy sepia. Puffy cream head. Light roast and licorice nose, thin metallicity. Tons of licorice and light bubblegum sweetness. Heavy manure tar survived front palate, licorice and grain mid before light anise finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ed5388 (2236) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - JUN 8, 2014
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a thick black color with a finger of creamy tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, dark chocolate, earth, vanilla cream, and caramel. Taste of dark chocolate, burnt malts, earth, vanilla, and a sweet caramel finish.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
adrian910ss (2371) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 6, 2014
32 oz growler courtesy of Tim. Pours a thick pitch black oil with a small brown top. Aroma of roasted malts, dark chocolate, milk chocolate and dark coffee beans. Taste of roasted malts, dark chocolate, dark coffee beans, and charr.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dogbrick (8683) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUN 6, 2014
Sample from growler. Pours brownish-black with a bit of red around the edges. Partial lacing on the glass. Aroma of roast malt, chocolate and coffee. Full-bodied with flavors of dark chocolate, malt and dark fruits. The finish is heavily roasty with a lingering malty aftertaste. Good beer all around.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
vtafro (3830) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Draft. Black pour with tan head. Black pour with brown head. Chocolate, roasted and sweet marshmallow aromas. Chocolate, roasted malt flavors forward, sweeter undertones. ABV not apparent.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
pilgrimoutlaw (805) - Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 28, 2014
On tap at brewpub. Pours dark reddish brown with tan head. Chocolate, roast, coffee, caramel, earth. Moderately bitter and sweet. Full, creamy body.


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


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50