Tmoney99 (14618) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 1, 2008
Draft At LB brewpub. Poured a hazy dark black color with an average creamy off-white head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Good roasted chocolate aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture. Moderate roasted bittersweet flavor with a Moderate bittersweet smooth finish of average duration. Solid beer. Dogbrick (13145) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 7, 2010
UPDATED: OCT 25, 2010 Sample from a bottle at the Day Before Labor Day party. Pours dark brownish-black with a medium beige head that recedes steadily. Stringy lacing on the glass. Aroma of roasted malt and mild coffee. Medium body with flavors of roasty coffee, sweet malt and chocolate. The finish is roasty with a lightly bittersweet chocolate aftertaste. Decent Stout overall. bu11zeye (13029) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 29, 2010
(12oz bottle, courtesy of thirdeye11) Pours a dark brown body with a small beige head. Aroma of roasted malt, oatmeal, and dark chocolate. Flavor of roasted malt, coffee, lactose, grass, and pine. jcwattsrugger (12467) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - SEP 1, 2008
on tap-pours a light brown head that laces and black color. Aroma is sweet dark malt/oat-chocolate/roasty, lactose. Taste is sweet dark malt/oat-chocolate/roasty/anise, lactose, slightly acidic hops. OK/mild carbonation. Nice. deyholla (11759) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 17, 2010
Sampled from the tap at the 2010 GTMW. Poured black with a gray brown head that dissipated to the edges. Aroma had lots of roasted malts with some dark grains and a slight oat note. Flavor was bitter with roasted grains and a hint of underlying oat.
shrubber85 (11460) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - APR 28, 2013
Draft. Chocolate and oatmeal malt aroma. Black with moderate head. Chocolate and oatmeal mat flavor. Light ashy finish. Solid beer. daknole (11049) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 31, 2012
Dark brown, beige head. Aroma is roasty, light coffee, milk choc. Flavor is an odd coffee, cocoa, meaty combo. kp (10882) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Date: 04/26/2007b3shine (8939) - Indiana, USA - DEC 5, 2015
black, scant head, light roasted aroma with a hint of coffee, sweet roasted malt flavor with a touch of dark chocolate, mild,
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 5/10; Overall: 10/20
Draft to taster at the brewpub. Looks solid; a translucent dark cola with thin very light beige head. Smells of dark malt, oats, and mild roast. Tastes like it smells with a somewhat bitter, silky medium-bodied mouthfeel. Not bad, but forgettable. JaBier (8027) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - JAN 10, 2010
Sample at Lafayette. Darkest brown color with a thin tan head. Malty and roasty aroma with some chocolatey sweetness. Creamy malt flavor with some sweet chocolate before a dry roasty finish.