anders37 (22692) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 28, 2010
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft @ Two Brothers, Warrenville, IL. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty coffee aroma. Roasted malty chocolate and coffee flavor. Has a roasted malty coffee and chocolate finish.
Travlr (21199) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 23, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
I’m glad this is a red eye and not a brown eye. Draft. Dark maroon color, thick tan head, solid lacing. Aroma of nuts and toast. Taste is fiamy cafe macchiato. Nice.
Leighton (18222) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 8, 2010
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Tap at Marshall Stack. Really solid beer. Poured a dark, brown-black with a thick beige head. Nose of dark coffee and chocolate with a flavor that emphasizes those aromas. Nice burnt malt character and lingering, mocha aftertaste.
Theydon_Bois (16671) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2012
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at Beer Authority, Manhattan - 28/05/12.
Very rich dark brown with a thin tan head.
Sweet coffee, earthy hops and a little alcohol whiff.
Milk choclate and coffee in the taste, a little booze and roasted malt.
Higher end of medium bodied, a little over carbonated, sweet finish.
jtclockwork (14729) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 4, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at Gingerman. Pours black with brown head. Nose/taste of day old coffee, roast chocolate malts, mocha and bitter coffee beans. Similar to a mocha coffee left overnight in the pot. Medium body.
bhensonb (13995) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 2, 2009
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Archer Liquors. Pours very brown black with a dark tan head that is huge and sheets like a nito pour. Aroma is lots of coffee backed by mild chocolate. Medium body with mild carbonation. Flavor is coffee with a lot of something like mild chocolate. Not all that bitter. Quite chocolate. Very enjoyable.
Tmoney99 (13342) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 21, 2009
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Jungle Jims.
Poured black color with a large frothy brown head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate roasted malty and chocolate aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and flat carbonation. Medium dark chocolate and coffee bittersweet flavor with medium dark sweet finish of moderate duration.
Solid complex beer.
bu11zeye (12693) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 10, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(22oz bottle) Pours a dark brown body with a small beige head. Aroma of coffee, roasted malt, chocolate, and caramel. Flavor of coffee, roasted malt, nuts, molasses, and caramel malt.
jcwattsrugger (12141) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 13, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
22oz bottle @markwise Birthday-palooza-a-go-go Gathering-pours brown with a disappearing tan head. Aroma is medium/dark malt-coffee/jalepeno. Taste follows.
Dogbrick (11332) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - APR 8, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at Ale Wine & Spirits in Powell on 04/05/2012. This brew pours brownish-black with a medium tan head that recedes slowly. Rings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of roasted coffee and malt. Rich body with a roasted black coffee character and notes of sweet malt and subtle hops in the background. The finish is roasty with a bitter espresso aftertaste. Pretty good beer overall.