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RATINGS: 231   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Dark in color with a ruby hue with forward notes of chocolate and caramel and light toffee notes in the aroma. Flavor has big notes of bittersweet chocolate with notes of caramel and toffee and moderate hop bitterness and more caramel and toffee and slight hints of char. A big take on a classic style.

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2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hackobock (3771) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 26, 2016
February 26, 2016. Bottle, shared by tkrjukoff, thanks!
Black with a large brownish hrad. Aroma is green paprika, apple, slight earthy, light roasted, herbal, some sourish notes. Taste is light sweet, herbal and light roastiness with a slight green paprika, herbal finish with juniper, thyme, earth, hints of coffee. Medium bodied, soft to average carbonation.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
_angst_ (4654) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 26, 2016
Bomber courtesy of tkrjukoff. Pours hazy dark brown with a huge pale mocha head that slowly dissipates while leaving some sticky lacing on the glass while dissipating. Smell is malty with rustic dark bread, toasted malts, coffee, paprika and moist soil. Taste is very tiny sweet, tiny sour, tiny malty and malty. Mouthfeel is round, sparkling and medium bodied. Finish is tiny sweet and tiny bitter with rustic sourdough bread, caramel, hay, moist soil, dark roast coffee, paprika, leather, hazelnut skins and moist soil. Defect but not infected (I think). Huge carbonation and fairly strange malt notes.

1.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
AdmiralVernon (1028) - SWEDEN - FEB 26, 2016
A: Pitch black with a huge light brown head! N: Coffee, caramel, tiramisu T: Coffee, green pepper. O: Very carbonated! Infected?

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheEpeeist (3709) - Media, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 22, 2016
On nitro at Mad Mex in West Philly. Crimson brown with a creamy beige head. Nose is coffee, cocoa and caramel. Super silky with a soft tingle. Tastes like it smells; the roasty notes balancing the malty sweetness with nutty hints. Very quaffable.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leafs93 (2202) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2016
On tap, pours deep dark brown with a tan head. Aroma is earthy, dark chocolate, roast and a hint of caramel. Taste is nice bitterness with a sweet finish. Medium bodied, a little sticky and overall fantastic porter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
k0mpsa (2616) - Tuusula, FINLAND - JAN 2, 2016
Tap at cigar city, tampa. Black color, smooth white head. Aroma has roasty notes, coffee, some fruity notes. Smooth roasty body, coffee, vanilla notes, some hops at the end.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
katrinaez (1616) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 19, 2015
Not robust, but it is a nice porter. Low rating only because it said robust. Puppy’s breath is very cute name as it is a nice and friendly beer. Happy and good to come home to, but hopefully doesn’t pee on the floor. Slightly translucent black red. Aroma has barley and malt. Taste is calm with standard form. Nice mouth with felt/velvet feel. Nitro tap

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
csaso (2178) - Missouri, USA - DEC 14, 2015
Nitro tap - fair size creamy head, very dark Amber/brown color, good size roasty malt and chocolate aroma and flavor, fair hop balance, smooth nitro finish, very good porter overall ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DocJitsu (1823) - Pensacola, Florida, USA - DEC 11, 2015
On nitro. Pours a dark brown with a silky smooth, tan head. Mild roasted aroma. Smooth mouthfeel. Light notes of chocolate and dark roast in the favors. Nothing remarkable.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
AndyW68 (1496) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - NOV 20, 2015
Dark dark brown pour. Aroma is near perfect. Clean roasted malt with a touch of nuts and chocolate. Taste is sweet version of nose with mild hitter finish.


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