beerguy101 (5360) - Newark, California, USA - AUG 26, 2004
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark brown color. Medium sized white foamy head. Aroma is chocolate and coffee, with a touch of vanilla. A medium bodied porter. Malts are chocolate, dark fruits and toffee. Hops are slightly bitter and grapefruity. Nice balance. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and smooth. Aftertaste is slightly bitter.
jazz88 (2675) - San Francisco, California, USA - AUG 21, 2004
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Small Brewers Festival. A dark brown color with a light tan head. A roasted malt flavor with some chocolate. A quick finish with a touch of vanilla.