mcberko (16965) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 11, 2017
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at Rip Current, pours a deep dark brown with a small beige head. Aroma brings he cocoa nibs out massively upfront, with a sort of a wild animal character. Flavour is along the same lines, with dry cocoa nibs ands one earthy notes. Simple beer that lacks much depth. Meh.
rlgk (18846) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 6, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Rip Current North Park, San Diego. Black beer with a nice beige head. Roasted chocolate aroma, creamy, caramel, coffee notes. Roasted chocolate flavor, caramel, licorice, raisins, creamy notes. Full bodied for the ABV.
hopdog (12208) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 3, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the Rip Current (North Park) Brew Pub. Poured a dark brown color with a small sized off white head. Chocolate, vanilla, roast with a sweet finish.
blipp (9032) - La Mesa, California, USA - JUL 20, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at the brewery tasting room. Pours near black with a beige head. Sweet cocoa powder and sweet caramel malts, with lighter roasted coffee notes. Rich and sweet and chocolatey. Good stuff.
jehoesefat (366) - Poway, California, USA - MAY 19, 2014
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Sweety chocolate aromas. Pours thick black with a foamy white head. Tastes like chocolate milk, no real beer character to it.
skmikeg (1826) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 20, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a pitch black with a thin tan head with nice lacing. Aroma is spicy dark coco nibs, milk coco, roasted malts, coffee, caramel, and sweet malts. Taste is pretty similar to the aroma with a lot nice nice chocolate notes. Has a medium body with a semi watery mouthfeel and mostly sweet, medium finish. Overall, a pretty tasty sweet stout that features chocolate notes nicely.
peteinSD (1469) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 2, 2013
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap. Black pour with a slick of tan foam. Aroma is subdued with roast, chocolate, and slight vanilla. Taste is light chocolate with roast. Clean drinker but very minimal in both aroma and taste. Okay.
brokensail (16401) - Dublin, California, USA - JAN 22, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown, almost black, pour with a khaki head. Strong roasted malt and lactose aromas. Good chocolate, and an interesting dark fruit character. Slight vanilla and some caramel. Slight chocolate bitterness along with plenty of roasted malt, lactose, and dark fruits. Nice cocoa flavor, some caramel, and mild coffee.