DJMonarch (9158) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2009
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
From the Jug at the GABF, Colorado Convention Center 13/10/2007
Coffee roast aroma. Tan head. Black and rich on the palate with some alcohol present. Crisp and dry coffee roast finish.
joeneugs (2780) - Livermore, California, USA - MAY 9, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the brewery. Chocolate and dark fruit in the aroma. The same in the taste. Low carbonation and an easy drinker for the style.
nickd717 (3400) - San Francisco, California, USA - MAY 7, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Boonville Beer Fest. Very dark brown color with a tan head. Aroma of roast and chocolate. Flavor is good, a little sweet with roasted malt, caramel, and chocolate. Finish is ok but not great, palate is creamy.
badlizard (5540) - Berkeley, California, USA - MAR 25, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Black with a fizzy tan head. Sweet milk chocolate taste and aroma with some roasty notes and a burnt caramel finish. Not bad.
anders37 (15299) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 26, 2009
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft @ the brewpub. Pours a black color with a longlasting tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma. Roasted malty chocolate and coffee flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish.
Hophead22 (2880) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - SEP 21, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at brewery. Not a bad stout, not too full flavored though. But pretty decent.
Nik925 (742) - California, USA - AUG 18, 2008
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
It has a great cherry undertone to cut the burnt toast of the malt. Great palate and appearance, great depth of flavor. Very well made.
elelwarren (140) - SF Bay area, California, USA - JAN 16, 2008
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. Nice tan, thick head on this strong stout. Toasty scent. Deep, rich flavorful brew, with no alcohol flavors. Wonderful.
asedzie (584) - San Francisco, California, USA - JAN 4, 2008
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma is malty, musky with underlying coffee and milk chocolate. Flavor is grainy with bitter coffee, a slight sweetness and a bit of underlying sour flavor. Finishes with a lingering oily bitterness.
bb (6532) - Alamo, California, USA - NOV 13, 2007
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. Blackish beer with a light tan head. Chocolate/roast aroma. Nice chocolate flavor with roast and caramel. Lingering chocolate/caramel. Medium body. Not bad at all.