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RATINGS: 112   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06/5   EST. CALORIES: 158   ABV: 5.25%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A brown porter thatd be a great beer on its own is even better with a subtle toasted coconut character that complements the dark grains wonderfully. A complex and exotic potion thats an easy drinking, refreshing tropical elixir.

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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
durhambeer (2500) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - OCT 4, 2012
I dunno, I guess Im a sucker for a decent porter. I havent had anything of note from this brewery, but hell, Id buy a sixer of this. Nose is sweet chocolate, a tad of roast, grain, and not a lot of coconut. Just a hint. Same for the taste. A bit of a metallic vibe sometimes, but otherwise easy and tasty. Light palate. Pours very dark brown with a creamy mocha head and light lacing.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wombat23 (892) - Texas, USA - NOV 25, 2016
12 oz. can. Dark brown, beige head. Aroma of chocolate and malt. Taste sweet malt, chocolate, and nuts with hints of coconut.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
strap (792) - Sindelfingen, Baden-Wrttemberg, GERMANY - OCT 20, 2016
Dark brown, light head. Relatively mellow flavor and feel. Coconut is subtle with a minimal level of roasted malt flavor with a mild coffee taste. Easy drinking for a porter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ghawener (1571) - San Salvador, EL SALVADOR - AUG 5, 2016
Can: found it in Roatan, HN an oasis in a beer wasteland! Inmediately one of my favorites, go ing black for more.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
andrewje41 (3130) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - JUL 31, 2016
12 oz can poured, picked up in St. Pete. Pours a near black cola with a disappearing head. Cookie spice, chocolate, and coconut aroma. Flavor is sweet, and semi syrupy. Coconut comes through if you look for it. I enjoyed this more as it warmed up a tiny bit. Its advertised qualities really come out at that point. Nutty, sweet over toasty finish. Decent beer here.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JDBaker11058 (1999) - Maryland, USA - JUL 13, 2016
appearance: medium clear brown, short and fizzy brown head that quickly fades, no lacing. aroma: light milk chocolate, toasted nuts, malted milk shake powder, caramel, whisper of coconut. taste: sweet, slightly toasty, with a hint of coffee but mainly milk chocolate, cola and/or root beer, toasted brown bread and some nuts. finish: perhaps a hint of toasted coconut, with lingering malty and slightly nutty sweetness. notes: Better to advertise this as, say, a coconut brown ale rather than a porter. Color and body were too light and thin, and flavors were not bad for a brown ale, but as a porter were not in accordance with the style. Can from Knightly Spirits, Disney 2016.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SpringsLicker (3480) - Tennessee, USA - MAY 27, 2016
Clear dark brown, average tan head that dissipates quickly. Aroma of sweet malt, no coconut. The flavor is lightly sweet, almost a Cola flavor, again no coconut. A bit thin, below average Porter.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
snoworsummer (4982) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 1, 2016
From a can. Pours cola brown with a head that dissipates almost immediately. Tastes like roasted malt, sweet chocolate syrup, coconut, vanilla, some wood, and a little watery. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like roasted malt, chocolate, toasted coconut, and syrup.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
sonnycheeba (5321) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 1, 2016
Can. Pours clear, cola brown with head that quickly dissipates. Aroma is chocolate, caramel, coconut, and some nuttiness. Flavor matches the aroma and is nicely carbonated but comes off a little watery. Light/medium body.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oldrtybastrd (5002) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 10, 2016
Pours a dark mahogany with tan fluffy head. Aromas of coffee, chocolate, and loads of coconut. Smooth and creamy coconut, coffee, and chocolate.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gregwilsonstl (2201) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - DEC 26, 2015
Brown. Nutty. Really sweet. Only a hint of coconut, and mostly at the end. OK, but not great. Thx Homer321.


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