arminjewell (9688) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - APR 1, 2011
Pours dark black/red with thin off white head, aroma has notes of big, big chocolate, banana, some dark fruit and a touch of alcohol. Taste is chocolate, sweet banana, some candied dark fruit, a bit of a sweet finish. DrSilverworm (9671) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 9, 2012
22oz bottle, shared by Alexsdad06. Dark brown but clear color. Light khaki head. Little dots of lace. Rich, sweet chocolate syrup nose. Medium / bigger body, light carbonation, dry texture. Very sweet, but wow, big chocolate syrup aroma Decent, interesting ale, but kinda too chocolatey sweet for me, not my thing douglas88 (9420) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 19, 2015
Bomber. Pours a clear brown color with a medium brown head. A big sweet chocolate nose. The flavor is massive chocolate, vanilla, milky, sweet. Awesome. b3shine (8931) - Indiana, USA - DEC 5, 2012
Bomber to snifter (thanks alexsdad06). Looks good; cola with off-white lacing. Smells solid; chocolate and malt. Tastes Nice, silky-smooth mouthfeel too. This is damn good beer! nimbleprop (8452) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 6, 2012
22oz bottle pours an opaque, mahogany brown with some creamy, white head. Nose is straight chocolate, brewers licorice, some rye malt maybe, Hershey’s syrup. Flavor is 100% milk chocolate, light vanilla, Hershey syrup, dark chocolate, some crystal malt. Full bodied, chocolatey finish. Delivers exactly what it promises.
Plovmand (8354) - Helsinge, DENMARK - DEC 26, 2012
Bottle. Pours deep reddish brown with a creamy beige head. The aroma is loads of caramel and chocolate with some yeasty anf fruity notes. The flavour is lots of dark ripe fruit, dark chocolate caramel bons and some yeast. Long toasted sweet chocolate finish.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone radagast83 (8119) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - AUG 27, 2012
This nicely labeled 22oz bottle even looks like a fancy box of chocolates. Poured a dark brown color with a small, tan head. Aroma was heavy on the sweet milk chocolate variety, with some cocoa, and a touch of roasted malty notes. Flavor was quite enjoyable - I am particularly reminded of a canned chocolate soda that I used to drink as a kid and haven’t probably had in 20 years, but if this didn’t remind me of that one in the flavor and palate. Quite nice. BMan1113VR (7931) - Los Angeles, California, USA - MAR 15, 2012
Bottle thanks to billshmeinke. Pours with a clear (when held up to the light), pretty close to black hue with a small tan head. Aromas are of raisins, tons of dark fruit esters, raspberries, lots of cocoa nibs, vanilla, dark chocolate, banana, pear esters (pear drops) and maybe a bit of lactose. Flavors are of pear, chocolate, cocoa, esters, earthy, nutty and very fruity. Tons of esters (including pear and banana), some candy notes and maybe even something along the lines of peanut butter. Somewhat lively carbonation for a big beer like this. Fuller bodied. Nice. BuckeyeBoy (7910) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUN 19, 2015
22oz bottle pours out dark brown almost black topped with a small head. Nose is chocolate sweetness vanilla and some vanilla. Taste is chocolate sweetness vanilla and some coconut. Sledutah (7722) - Utah, USA - JUN 21, 2015
Bottle at RBSG
Dark brown with a small tan head, some lacing. Aroma and flavors of chocolate, vanilla and coconut