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RATINGS: 53   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Rich and dark with a roasty, coffee and chocolate aroma, this ale has minimal carbonation and a thick, frothy head. a very creamy brew.

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phikus (96) - syracuse, New York, USA - JAN 9, 2015
A perfect stout. Really well balanced dark malts for a nice roasted chocolate goodness with a touch of espresso. On nitro tap it goes down like silk.

5
thouse (53) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 22, 2016
Finally in bottle after 23yrs. Perfect dry stout. One of only a few nitro in bottle stouts. Follow directions on the label for the perfect pour!

4.2
dankfor20 (193) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - JUN 6, 2002
a good creamy stout always good and tasty and easy drinkin..................

3.9
Photog (215) - Camillus, New York, USA - NOV 21, 2010
This is my favorite beer at Empire Brewing Company. Tan frothy head. I couldn’t smell much but maybe I had a cold. it’s an opaque black pour. Its creamy and thicker. Smokey flavor thats alittle overpowering with a hint of chocolate, possibly coffee. Very smooth brew.

3.9
Mickey42 (36) - Syracuse, New York, USA - JUN 19, 2012
A proper rich stout. I had it out on the patio and it kept me warm. It has more of an alcohol taste than other locally made stouts, I find, but it isn’t over-powering. Perfect creaminess that goes down easy. Highly recommended!

3.8
ClarkVV (6839) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 10, 2002
UPDATED: MAR 18, 2004 This is a wonderful dry stout. Reminds me of a blacker murpheys as there is plenty of root/plant taste. Finishes a tad watery, but hey, so does guinness.

3.8
Pwn3d (1962) - Manhattan, New York, USA - DEC 20, 2009
On tap at pony bar. Rich creamy and espresso nose. Pour is deep brown/black with froathy beige head, great lacing. Espresso and cocoa deliciousness. My second brew from these guys... Very impressed.

3.8
jredmond (8508) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 14, 2011
Draft. Pours a dark black body with nice brown creamy head. Aroma is creamy milk chocolate, spicy tobacco, light coffee roast, and milk. Mouthfeel is incredibly smooth and creamy with notes of smoke, coffee, chocolate, milk, and tobacco.

3.8
bpar73 (1176) - Bellaire, Michigan, USA - SEP 14, 2017
Nitro pour at Griffon. Pours black with a creamy tan head. Roasted coffee and chocolate in the aroma and taste.

3.7
DaSilky1 (2606) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 22, 2002
UPDATED: FEB 22, 2003 Huge creamy nitro'd head..pitch black in color..
Roasted coffee..low carbination..
Big coffee in the flavor with a tad of chocolate and some bitter goodness...dry ending..THis seems like more of a dry stout


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