commonshawn (1198) - Minnesota, USA - SEP 23, 2015
Tap at draft and vessel in Milwaukee. Black with thick tan head. Powerful nose. Sweet malt coffee taste with licorice. Heavy alcohol and nice sweetness. Big beer and a good one. solidfunk (8838) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - SEP 22, 2015
Big chocolate and a touch of vanilla. Big roast. Average consistency. Average carbonation. Bitter finish. Pours black with mocha head and lacing. Pretty good stuff. Tap at Snallygaster. GenDV138 (7201) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - SEP 15, 2015
Draft pour at Snallygaster. Dark brownish black with light tan head. Aromas of smoke, chocolate. Tastes of licorice, chocolate, roast. Medium-full body with a dry finish. mbgrayson (767) - Anaconda, Montana, USA - AUG 29, 2015
Pours jet black, with a long lasting darkish tan head. Aroma of alcohol, wood, and malt. Taste is rich and smooth, notes of oak and chocolate. Slightly sweet. A very nice brew, thumbs up. johnnnniee (4236) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 12, 2015
Tap tonight at Cask and Vine for the distributor showdown.
Blacker than a quad should be. Rich fruit some roasty malt and subtle oaky bourbon notes. Very stout like but very tasty.
Toomio (586) - Joensuu, FINLAND - AUG 10, 2015
Lumipyryyn ja pakkaseen. Marraskuu ja kaljakori. Tumma kun piru. Kannatti raahata. From Jackson. IvoR (92) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 6, 2015
Pours black with chocolate head. Aroma and flavor are of chocolate, caramel, and nuts. Heavy on alcohol, but quite drinkable. Pairs well with berries or cherries. coyforce (684) - California, USA - JUN 27, 2015
Wow what an amazing beer! Flavor is easy to judge and is a smoky chocolate with an amazingly smooth aftertaste. unclemike (3115) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - JUN 17, 2015
-pours black with a brown head that laces. Aroma is rich dark malt-chocolate/cocoa, wood, raisin/plum. Taste is rich dark malt-chocolate/cocoa/molasses, wood/earthy hops, slight alcohol. M82 (469) - Kansas, USA - JUN 13, 2015
Mahogany trimmed black body with with tall frothy-smooth khaki head falling to a solid ring, dots and thin peninsulas of lace
Aromas and flavors of caramel, peanut butter, pecan, chocolate, vanilla, juicy dark fruit, cherry with accents of citrus and marshmallow, flowing vinous notes, undertones of treacle and molasses with a mild spirit character warming on a silky smooth medium body with a clean creamy texture, flavorful, smoothly fading residuals of the previously mentioned components
750 ml cork and cage bottled on 12/05/14 served at 50° into Riedel Swirl Red Wine