ffbot (477) - Oakland, California, USA - NOV 25, 2017
On tap a dark obsidian and small head with lacing. Smells of dark sweet oats. Tastes like brown sugar oatmeal and a slight burnt caramel aftertaste. Oakes (19569) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 16, 2017
Dark brown with a dark brown head. On the nose, lots of rich dark sugars, touch of roast, little bit of nuttiness. Rich, quality. anders37 (27898) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 25, 2017
Draft @ the brewery. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate spicy aroma. Roasted malty spicy chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty oaty chocolate finish. rouhlas (4027) - Thessaloniki, GREECE - FEB 13, 2017
From tap at the brewery. Black color with brown head. Roasted malty aroma, chocolate, coffee, oat. Moderate sweet and bitter taste. Medium oily silky body with soft carbonation. RobertDale (7050) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - FEB 10, 2017
On tap at the brewery. Comes almost black with a small tan head. Aroma of malt, chocolate, and coffee. Taste is roasted malt, milk chocolate, and coffee. Somewhat dry, somewhat sweet. Pretty good.
GenDV138 (7964) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - FEB 4, 2017
4 oz pour on draft at Faction during the RateBeer Best 2017 bus tour. Black with tan head. Aromas of caramel, chocolate, roasted coffee. Tastes of chocolate, roasty notes, caramel. Medium body with a dry finish. Nice. djd07 (16456) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 27, 2017
On tap at the brewery. Pours a dark brown with small beige head that lasts. The aroma is roasted malt, cocoa, cracker. Medium body, wood, dark chocolate, roast finish, nice sweetness, very good. DSG (15519) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - FEB 14, 2016
[2/3/16] Draught at Faction Brewing in Alameda. Black. Aroma is roasty with some coffee. Rather dry flavor, roasty, with coffee and a bitter finish. Medium-bodied. bhensonb (16132) - Woodland, California, USA - JAN 31, 2015
Tap st Preserve in Winters, CA. Pours dark Brn/blk with a tan head. Aroma of chocolate and toasty malt. Med + body. Flavor matches aroma, but it has a nice hop bite. For me it’s finishing towards dry and bitter. Noe stout. SHIG (5300) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - MAY 29, 2014
Sample at Culmination Fest: Poured a dark brown almost black with a beige head. Aroma was strong malts, coffee, and chocolate. Taste was similar with malts, light coffee, and a smooth milky chocolate finish.