gopherfan99 (2012) - Minnesota, USA - JUL 30, 2017
Tap; pours nearly black with a tan head; aroma of coffee, roasted malt, and some chocolate; taste is chocolate with some coffee, malt, and hints of oats; dry, light bitter roasted malt finish jackl (8446) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUL 28, 2017
Keg @ Fitgers. Deep brown with a tight, creamy tan head. Mocha frappucino nose. Some peppered dark chocolate. Silky and fairly sweet. Just a bit of acidic charred grain on the finish. Silky and easy going palate effects. Pretty nice. deyholla (12439) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUL 28, 2017
Sampled from the tap at the brewpub. Pours black with a dark grayish brown head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has strong dark grains and roasted malts with a slight creaminess. Flavor has dry, bitter dark grains with a good amount of roast and a hint of oats. csaso (2333) - Missouri, USA - APR 4, 2017
Tap - big dark tan foamy head, pitch black color, big toasty malt aroma and flavor, moderate chocolate and coffee notes, fair hop balance, nice creamy full bodied finish, good overall
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Draft. Black/brown pour, creamy lighter tan colored head. Creamy thicker body for not too big of a stout, cocoa and roasted malt flavors, hint of dark fruit.
bnokk (548) - Lee, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 21, 2015
On draught at Fitger’s. APPEARANCE- Ratman197 (15448) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 26, 2014
Jet black, light nougat colored head with great lacing.
NOSE- deep notes of coffee with a smidge of malty sweetness.
FLAVOR- coffee blasts into my mouth my with every sip. Roasty malts prevail as the coffee fades into the distance. After suggestion, I taste a bit of dark chocolate residuals in my mouth.
Growler poured a cl;ear dark reddish brown with a small lasting tan head. Aromas of bakers cocoa, roasted malt, light earthiness and light coffee. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of roasted malt, bakers cocoa, light coffee and light earthiness with a smooth dry lingering cocoa finish. asheft (3111) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 13, 2014
On tap at brewpub. Complex coffee, chocolate, and roasted barley vanilla-probably some hops in there too. Opaque, oily black under a thin, tan ring. Sweet coffee with dark chocolate bitterness and hops bitterness and roasty vanilla. Medium body, moderate carbonation, clean finish. Nero55 (945) - Nevada, USA - JUN 12, 2014
Draft. Dark brown/black with medium tan head. Aroma of roasted malts, coffee, and a hint of smoked meats. Medium body, a nice creamy mouthfeel, light sweetness, roasted malts, light coffee, and a dry finish. Very nice.