nickd717 (4680) - San Francisco, California, USA - DEC 31, 2016 idedek (157) - USA - SEP 22, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
A rich aroma with sweet malt and a bit of chocolate. A nice medium/mild body with a nice rich malt flavor. a mild finish with a earthy/biscuity flavor that doesn’t stay too long.
Draft at the brewpub. Dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is typical roast, coffee, surprising piney hops. The flavor is dry, roasty, nicely hoppy and medium bitter. Medium body, average carbonation. Enjoyable. Andrus86 (650) - Busselton, WA, AUSTRALIA - DEC 3, 2016
TAP. Nitro* Jet black pour with fluffy beige head..
Creamy Dark malt nose, little chocolate &a vanilla notes..Velvet cream dark malt body, a touch of vanilla with cocoa, finishing quickly.. Sourced the bier and stein Eugene jaghana (6066) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - MAY 18, 2016
Bottle 65cl, on tap @fine mousse, a dark beer with medium copper head, Nose is very nice on dark chocolate and coffee, very enjoying nose. Aroma is on mocha, biscuit, toasted nuts, dark chocolate, smooth, well done. Touch of berries at the finish, lot of dark chocolate, nice, touch of smoked malt, complex and extremely well done. mintzmeet (457) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 2, 2016
No nose. Nice head. Good thickness. Interesting flavor, not so sweet, semi industrial flavored (metallic?). But good porter though. jsnicholas (627) - Woodinville, Washington, USA - JAN 16, 2016
Bottle (22oz $6): Dark reddish brown, small tan head. aroma most roasted malts. Taste was smokey malts. Medium body and carbonation. Slight chocholate fading into slight coffee in the end.
RobertDale (6471) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - DEC 2, 2015
22 ounce bottle. Pours almost black with a decent tan head. Aroma of malt, chocolate, and coffee. Taste is roasted malt, chocolate, and coffee. Some bitterness. Pretty good. kkettler (26) - - NOV 21, 2015
Pours a jet black with moderate lace and light tan head. Aroma of roasted coffee and nuts. Tastes like bitter chocolate and coffee. A pleasant stout all around. jbruner (4734) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - NOV 21, 2015
Pours a deep brownish black on tap with thin khaki head that leaves moderate lace. Aroma of earthy malt and fruity yeast, a hint of chocolate. Taste follows, no soy notes, thank you. Very solid. Blairgus (4613) - California, USA - JUL 22, 2015
22 July 2015, tap at Laurelwood Brewing Co in Portland airport. Ruby/black. Nose is tobacco and licorice. Med body and moderately fizzy, mildly creamy. Thin, oily, tobacco, mild licorice, some burnt toast. Nice. bytemesis (8375) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - JUN 26, 2015
Tap. Pours clear chestnut, medium tan head, nice lacing. Aroma is roasty, a bit burned, ashtray, coffee grounds. Flavor is light sweet, medium bitter, lots of roast. Medium body. Solid.