bigbish (678) - California, USA - APR 4, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Lots of coffee aroma, toasted malts and coffee on the finish, a very dry finish. Is good but kind of one dimensional. 8 different malts but all I get is the coffee.
GTAEgeek (1750) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - MAR 28, 2016
3.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pint on nitro at the brewery. Black, with a medium, tan head and thick lacing. Subdued nose of watery coffee, baking chocolate, peat, and syrup. Sweet and malty up front, with a nice bitterness in the finish. Medium body, creamy, lightly astringent, and thin. This is a weak, thin stout.
wchesser (1774) - Denver, Colorado, USA - FEB 14, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: FEB 21, 2016 Draft at brewery. Nose is dark coffee. Taste is lightly sweet in middle with bitter finish. Flavors of dark chocolate malts, coffee, with the chicory showing as bitter.
DrunkSanta410 (792) - Houston, Texas, USA - DEC 29, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Nitro tap at the brewery. Pours black with a thick brown head, good retention. Aroma is coffee, dark chocolate, toasted malts. Taste is smooth, cocoa, lightly bitter black coffee, a bit of toast and faintly sweet. Medium body and nitro carbonation. A classic.
Errl (2432) - Plano, Texas, USA - JUN 25, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap..Pour is dark black with a nice tan head..Nose is nice roast, coffee, spice, chocolate...Taste is dry, roast, nice coffee, spice, chocolate..
snoworsummer (4243) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUN 2, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at the brewery. Pours dark but brown with a fizzy off white head. Tastes like burnt coffee, dry roasted malt, dry toast, woody malt, earthy, and light ash. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like roasted malt, burnt toast, dark coffee, woody, and earthy.
tia (1539) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - SEP 15, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Brew pub. Smells like a nice sourdough and some roastiness. Flavor follows. Very smooth.
ajnepple (4659) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 4, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the brewpub. Dark brown appearance with a tan head and light lacing. Aroma of coffee, chicory, dark malts, roast and light chocolate. Similar flavor, with a creamy feel and a dry finish. Medium body, a little thin. Pretty tasty.
SmokeyDaBear (150) - - NOV 9, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Poured at Trinity. Pours a very dark brown. Foamy tan head. Smells like coffee. Very dry in the mouth/ bad texture in mouth. Beer is bitter. Not really a fan of this beer.
Concealer (1088) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 9, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap. Near black, tan head. Smells mostly of espresso, toasted malt vanilla and caramel. Taste is mostly coffee, toasted malt and light vanilla. Dry mouthfeel.