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RATINGS: 267   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A striking, robust porter full of warmth and chocolate malt. Eugene is a robust porter named after Eugene V. Debs, an American union leader and activist who led the Pullman Railroad strike in 1894. An assortment of Belgian specialty malts form a complex structure of toasted grain and caramel flavors. Dark chocolate malt makes this porter black as night and infuses it with its distinct intense, chocolate essence.

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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheArgoPirate (112) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 12, 2013
12 oz can. Pours black with brown head. Good roasted aroma with a hint of alcohol. Moderate roasted malt flavor along with coffee and chocolate. Very smooth with no harsh bitterness and good body and carbonation. Roasted smoky hints in the finish. Very tasty brew. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Suttree (6191) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 4, 2017
Can thanks to grownfool. Black, with a gigantic brown head. Coffee aroma, with a lot of mildly sweet raisin, prune, and red wine. Taste is also on the sweet side, with red wine, raisin, coffee and chocolate. Odd, but I liked it.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
radredgreen (1) - - DEC 29, 2016 does not count
Aroma: I dont remember the aroma. Taste: I like the roasted malt. Overall: I like this beer but Im new to this site and dont know what to write.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nimrod979 (212) - Hagerstown, Maryland, USA - DEC 17, 2016
12 oz can Filled: 11/16/16. Poured into a Union pint glass. L: Dark cola brown with two fingers of off white head. Fades to a thin film on top of the beer. Some pretty decent lacing stuck to the glass. S: Toasted malt, dark chocolate, caramel, chestnuts. T: Smooth milk chocolate blended with a roasted malt and slight dark fruit sweetness. F: Medium-full body, creamy, moderate carbonation. O: Hits most of the marks I like in a porter. What the aroma lacks is made up in flavor. Would be a regular in my lineup if it were distributed around here.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
weihenweizen (3333) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - DEC 14, 2016
Refrigerated 12 oz. aluminum can poured into an English pint glass. Black with medium beige head. Aroma is chocolate malt, medium body, creamy texture, medium carbonation, and pretty good small-bubble lacing. Taste is chocolate, some nuts, a little dark malt and hop balance.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iphonephan (6548) - McLean/Jackson Hole, Virginia, USA - DEC 12, 2016
From a 12 oz. can. Pours a clear deep cola brown with a thick tan head. Nutty and toasty aromas. Flavors of cocoa and leather. Light roast finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mcberko (15432) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 11, 2016
On tap at Blind Tiger, pours dark brown / black with a small tan head. Aroma brings out toasted malt upfront, not much else. Flavour is along the same lines, with a meaty quality to the toasted malt. Big body despite the low gravity. Not especially complex but a thick feel in the palate. Very good.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
fuzzcro (295) - Illinois, USA - SEP 26, 2016
Nice color and aroma.I missed the sweetness but must add there was no bitter either. Its a fair porter...has no real distinction forward to compliment.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tfontana (836) - Fremont, New Hampshire, USA - SEP 24, 2016
Can pour into nonic pint glass from Julios Liquors. Appearance is dark brown with mahogany tinge, no discernible sparkle, finger-width foamy light brown head with poor retention and no lacing. Aroma is strong toffee, roasted malts, mild chocolate and vanilla. Taste is sweet roasted malts with mild chocolate, dark fruits, late roasted bitterness. Palate is medium bodied with thin, creamy texture, lively carbonation and mix of sweet and bitter roasted malts. Overall, not as chocolatey as advertised but nice nonetheless. Better as it warms.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
arkurzynski (2342) - Combined Locks, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 16, 2016
Near black. Roasted malt, chocular and fruit. Flavor is roasted malt with mild brown sugar and a hint of dark fruit. Mild hops.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TimE (5372) - Tokyo, JAPAN - SEP 14, 2016
Dark brown color. Sweet chocolate malty nose with some hints of dark fruit and minimum roastiness. Very smooth body. Lingering chocoalatey finish.


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