RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59/5   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SSKD814 (854) - Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 23, 2011
On tap at the brewery this past weekend-served with Godiva chocolate-which is always fun. A- Being that this was a nitro-tap the appearance is perfect. Served with a wonderful frothy, creamy 3 finger or so creme brulee colored head. Perfect retention at 1 finger with lacing all the way down the glass. Body is a treanslucent, nearly opaque dark brown hue. S- Yep. The nose is pretty much what you would expect when you read/hear about/see a chocolate beer. Nose is very rich of thick, dark chocolate. Bittersweet with the accent on the sweet, a hint of toffee as well. T- Flavor is very similar to the taste. Flavor is very rich and chocolatey. Liquid bittersweet chocolate with the faintest hints of roasted malt and toffee deep in the background. M- Low to medium carbonation and a rich, thick, smooth, creamy mouthfeel. D- This is an excellent stout and pretty much fits the description. A chocolate stout with more chocoloate added to it. Its like the triple chocolate cake of beers. I really liked this beer but I see it as somewhat more of a novelty brew-but it really is one of the better single stouts I have had. This really reminds me of Southern Tier Choklat-its just as thick and rich-but the alcohol is not there. Its a shade sweeter as well. Serving type: nitro-tap Reviewed on: 02-23-2011 03:20:03

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jsporrer (882) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 31, 2016
Poured from a bottle. Very dark brown to black with a thin tan ring. Light carbonation with some lacing. Aroma of dark chocolate with a hint of smoky wood. Medium body, kinda thin for a stout. The chocolate flavor is very different. Not milk, not bittersweet dark and not cocoa. Very earthy with woody notes. Not bad. Just not what I expected. I don't hate it but I don't really like it either. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
katrinaez (1714) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 23, 2015
Nice aroma thick with cherries and chocolate. Black red color. A little tart and chocolate. Some chalky feel. Sweet but not syrupy. Tap.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
gsmitty80 (2130) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 12, 2015
Big sweet stout that is dark but has a nice head or lacing. Great chocolate taste with a little roast along with the mounds of chocolate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (3491) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - MAY 4, 2015
Refrigerated 12oz. Brown bottle poured into a glass. Black with very small light brown head. Aroma is milk chocolate, medium body, lower carbonation, and little small bubble lacing. Taste is milk chocolate. Back to back with Terrapin Liquid Bliss, I prefer Liquid Bliss.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Patrickctenchi (6427) - Coxs Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - APR 29, 2015
Bottle: Very dark brown with a small tan head. Chocolate fudge, cocoa, vanilla aroma. Sweet chocolate malt, vanilla flavour. Very tasty...though it comes across with BIG powdered chocolate attitude... A little artificial, but pretty good, anyway.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerdedDave (1504) - Beckley, USA - APR 27, 2015
black color; nice milk chocolate aroma; lots of chocolate in the flavor; semi sweet, chocolaty roasted mal

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
shrubber85 (11088) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - APR 10, 2015
Bottle. Powdered milk chocolate, hay, and malt aroma. Dark brown with small tan head. Lightly sweet chocolate malt and mildly bitter herbal hay flavor. Good body. Tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
gripweed57 (1515) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - MAR 20, 2015
12 ounce bottle. Opaque black liquid. Bubbly tan head. Cocoa Puff malty nose with roasty notes. Slight sweet and tart chocolate malt flavor. Notes of caramel and herbal hops. Bittersweet chocolate finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Underdogs88 (325) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 20, 2015
Strong chocolate character on the nose. Appearance is a very dark brown with a small tan head. Flavor tastes like a chocolate wafer with a mild acidic bite on the backend. Mouthfeel is medium high with medium low carbonation. Overall, this beer is ok. The chocolate is there, but it tastes one dimensional. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
demannu (446) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 18, 2015
Rather lack luster and forgettable. Expected more. Aroma was solid and appearance was average. Felt like it needed something more body wise. Kinda thin and light with less creaminess than I was looking for. Slightly fizzy in the mouth. Flavor was sweet but i thought i was going to get more chocolate. For some reason i kept making a connection to a cola. Wont be revisiting this one.

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