bu11zeye (12367) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 6, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Growler, courtesy of Bman1113vr) Pours a dark brown body with a small beige head. Aroma of roasted malt, caramel, coffee, and dark fruit. Flavor of cocoa, light roast/smoke, coffee, and hops (herbal).
jb43 (1650) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - APR 30, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
(on tap at the brewery). Pours a black color. Medium tan head. Moderate lacing. Roasted malt aroma. Roasted malt taste with light alcohol. Smooth finish. Lively carbonation.
Rosebud butternuts (2396) - Denton, Texas, USA - APR 30, 2009
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
growler thanks to bman1113vr. poured black with a fading beige head. aroma of dark roast and wet hat. flavor was dark roasts and grains. thin body with no carbonation.
That1Guy (2105) - Greeley, Colorado, USA - APR 18, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Crushed with Jakebra. Good all around. Roast and some awesomeness. It’s above average but not incredible. Just tasty.
mar (5063) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 14, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
growler thanks to bman1113vr. almost pitch black pour with a thin head. nose is roasted malts and chocolate. flavor is pretty much the same and it’s very light on the palate.
blutt59 (6286) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 13, 2009
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
growler, thanks to bman1113vr, dark brown color with tan foam, nutty, coffee aroma, flavors of dry cocoa, light smoke and more nuts, a little watery finish
angrypirate06 (1388) - Texas, USA - APR 12, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Growler shared with bman1113vr. Black pour. Aroma of chocolate, soy, dark malts and smoke. Smoky flavor with dark malts and some chocolate. Thin mouthfeel for a stout.
BMan1113VR (7909) - Los Angeles, California, USA - APR 12, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Growler via a trade with beerandblues2. Pours with a small tan head over a dark brown body. Aroma of espresso, chocolate, dark fruits, coffee beans, and vanilla. Taste is somewhat watery with note of espresso, light chocolate and vanilla bean. Water like mouthfeel and light carbonation.
Ratman197 (11759) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAR 8, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Trinity poured a clear dark brown with a lingering ring of tan foam. Aromas of coffee, dark chocolate, roasted malt and a hint of smoke. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of coffee, dark chocolate, roasted malt and a hint of smopke with a smooth malty finish.
wetherel (1836) - Encinitas, California, USA - DEC 13, 2008
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at the awesome brewpub. Frothy head. The head lasts forever. Black color. Low bitterness. Malty. Very low roastiness. Leans dry. Easy to drink. Was OK by itself, but awesome with a cheese platter.