jcalbi (380) - Medford, New Jersey, USA - NOV 20, 2002
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Light chestnut in color with a watery looking body. Kraft Caramel candy colored head. No discernible aromas. Some hint of chocolate in the body, but truly lacking any kind of hop presence.
freekyp (1551) - Thomasville, North Carolina, USA - FEB 1, 2003
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
UPDATED: FEB 16, 2003 Very dark brown, almost opaque. Strong burnt coffee hoppy bite, but not much body. A bit watery. No sweetness to speak of. Unusual for a porter.
Ed5388 (2361) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - JUL 1, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sampled at Battleship NJ beerfest (Camden). Pours an almost black color with a small creamy tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, caramel, and earth. Taste of sour lemon, roasted malt, chocolate, and caramel.