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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.59/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MWMBeerguy (158) - Massachusetts, USA - FEB 28, 2015
Wonderful aroma. A little mintiness mixed with the oats. Thin head get didn't last long. Tastes great. Really nice drinkable porter. Enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
popery (1534) - San Francisco, California, USA - FEB 26, 2015
The beer is black with just a tiny bit of brown at the edges. Creamy beige head. Roast, caramel, some mild dark fruit. A little bit of chocolate. Taste is moderately sweet, moderately dry finish. Caramel, cocoa, more of the same mild fruitiness. Creamy body, relatively low carbonation. Fairly sticky. Definitely an oatmeal porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ineedbeer (968) - Oakland, California, USA - FEB 22, 2015
Aroma has a noticeable oatmeal note. Medium light roast note with light chocolate character. Medium to medium light dark fruit esters. Hints of caramel and toffee. Pours dark brown, not quite black with a thick, dark tan head that recedes to a small film that lingers, thicker on edges. High lacing and smallish legs. Flavor is moderately sweet with a nice balance of roast and chocolate, both showing through nicely. Medium light dark fruit esters with a fairly strong oatmeal character. Medium bitterness and slight alcohol spice. Hints of caramel, toffee and butterscotch. Mouthfeel is rather full bodied with medium carbonation. Low astringency and low alcohol warmth. Fairly sticky, though it does dry out a bit in the finish. Sightly creamy. Overall, a nice porter but also just a porter. A lot of oatmeal character with some nice roast and chocolate. Secondary dark fruit notes with fainter caramel and toffee. I feel I prefer a regular, less sweet porter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (9141) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 17, 2015
Thanks James for hooking me up. Black with average mouthfeel. Decent drinkability because of maltiness. Decent bitterness, though its secondary.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AirForceHops (3773) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 15, 2015
750 ml from my friend Sara W. Dated sticker that reads 11/20/14. Nice looking thick tan head sitting on a pitch black Porter. Aroma is dark chocolate, flaked oats, molasses and burnt sugar, nice!

The body of this Porter is thick and chewy with a substantial creamy texture across the tongue that turns into a dry ash hint. Nice coffee character through the sip with sugar and cocoa. Wow... Well made.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JaBier (5080) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Bottle shared by a friend. Brown pour with a thick tan head. Oxidized nose with some sourness. Malty and chocolatey flavor with slight oxidation (sourness, cardboard) before a roasty finish. If I get a chance to try this again, I’ll re-rate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
vtafro (4042) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - DEC 3, 2014
Bottle. Brown pour with tan head. Light roasted darker sweet malt aromas. Sweet brown sugar, dark malts and roasted flavors.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (7248) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - NOV 9, 2014
Bottle. Pours a dark black with a thin tan head. Roast and cocoa on the nose. Medium bodied, chocolate, roast. Long chocolate and roast. Cocoa.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dogfish120love (1020) - Westfield, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 27, 2014
Pours a dark brown with a light brown lacing. The aroma is vanilla, chocolate and coffee.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (8940) - Hasborn, GERMANY - SEP 28, 2014
sampled @ Borefts Beer Festival 2014: dunkelbraunes Bier mit ordentlicher brauner Schaumkrone. Geruch nach Kaffee und Vanille. Geschmack nach Vanille, Kaffee, milde Aromen.

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