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RATINGS: 403   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.03/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 585   ABV: 19.5%
Chocolate Rain (Black Tuesday with Cocoa Nibs and Vanilla Beans)

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (13301) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - APR 26, 2014
750 mL bottle shared by jackl. Thanks! This isnt wax. Its armor. Pours an inky dark brown color with a thin brown collar. Aroma of strong roasted malts, chocolate, vanilla, nuts, booze. The taste is sweet chocolate, Tootsie roll, dark fruit, vanilla, roasted malts, booze. Medium bodied, low carbonation, hot, a bit too sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TXBadger (2763) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 26, 2014
Had this at a tasting. Pours dark black color. Chocolate, brett, vanilla, and roasted malts on the nose; all follow onto the palate. Finishes tart. I could have done without the brett on this one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
charule (2231) - New York, New York, USA - APR 26, 2014
Tasting at DLD. Poured almost black with ring head. Strong bourbon aroma over powers any choc. Taste is similar. Lil hot but I like it

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
tderoeck (9181) - Gent, BELGIUM - APR 25, 2014
5/IV/14 - 75cl bottle @ home - BB: n/a (2014-343) Big thanks to Filip for sharing the bottle!

Very dark brown to black beer, small aery beige head, unstable, non adhesive. Aroma: sugary, sweet, banana, some chocolate, lots of vanilla. MF: quite some carbon, full body, thick syrupy texture. Taste: chocolate, cocoa powder, sugary, vanilla, alcohol burn, banana. Aftertaste: sugary, alcohol, lots of caramel, some chocolate, lots of vanilla, a bit of an alcohol burn.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
high_on_hops (809) - Burlingame, California, USA - APR 20, 2014
Pours a solid black with a brown head and lacing. It has a rich aroma of vanilla and bourbon along with some cocoa. The flavor is strong alcohol, with chocolate and bourbon up front and a slightly malty vanilla and chocolate finish bee a heavy body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
keanex (1799) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - APR 14, 2014
2014 release.
Appearance: Murky opaque chestnut body with no head, just a short tan ring.
Aroma: Big oak aromas with brownie batter and cocoa powder along with hints of booze and coconut.
Taste: Big oak and coconut with semi-sweet chocolate leading to a boozy bourbon finish. Finish lingers of semi-sweet chocolate and booze.
Palate: Big and chewy, mildly carbonated.
Overall: Way too drinkable for a beer this big. Huge flavors and sweet leaning. I could easily enjoy half of the bottle of an hour or two.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
hayduke (5133) - Eureka, California, USA - APR 13, 2014
This was courtesy of Darren, the proprietor of the LOCAL BEER BAR in Eureka, CA. Poured sark brown, Small tan head. Hose of chocolate and vanilla. Very bold body and exceptionally creamy mouthfeel. Flavor is really rich with chocolate, vanilla, raisins, and bourbon. This is sipper but and exceptional one. Loved this.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Ricoslim (116) - - APR 11, 2014
Boozy chocolate heaven. I felt like I was outside getting chocolate rained on. Aroma is of chocolate and cherries. Great beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Weezel (270) - Florida, USA - APR 11, 2014
Boozy, chocolate, cherries and vanilla dominate the aroma. Taste is thick, syrupy and Tina of flavor. Tons of flavor. Really good. Thanks Carlos!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Advocate_Ames (620) - Steubenville, Ohio, USA - APR 6, 2014
Aged 1 yr, 2013 bottle. Pours dark brown with a reddish hue and has a dissipating foam head that ends up forming a ring of foam around my glass. The aroma is of vanilla, hazelnuts, minor oak, sweet bourbon, chocolate, and lite sweet dark malts. In the flavor I noticed rich flavors of vanilla, cocoa, nice bourbon booze intensity, potent sugar sweetness, minor nutty malt flavor. The finish is rather amazing. It boozy but the intensity was not there as I would have thought. The bitterness is almost nonexistent and the sweetness over powers the alcohol. Overall I enjoyed this beverage.

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