michaelinwa (656) - Bothell, Washington, USA - MAR 1, 2013
On tap at Collin Pub, Seattle. Dark brown, moderate head, and a nice hoppy aroma with some malt notes in the background. Taste is a nice blend of hop bitterness, with moderately complex, roasty, but subtle malt notes in the background. Palate is substantial, as it should be for a 9 percent ABV, but the alcohol is completely hidden. Balanced, interesting, easy to drink; this is a winner. RobertDale (6477) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - FEB 22, 2013
12 ounce bottle. Thanks Dallas! Pours a very dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, pine, and citrus. Taste is roasted malt, chocolate, pine, coffee, citrus, and some alcohol. Very nice. pellegjr (396) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 20, 2013
Bottle, pours deep chestnut with rimy off-white head. Aroma is candied and lightly nutty. Some vanilla in there, good stuff. Deep resiny bitterness balanced ny moderately light malt. Finishes fairly dry. Quite enjoyable. jackfrost9p (338) - California, USA - FEB 17, 2013
Awesome beer! Somewhere in between a porter and an IPA. Nice hop bitterness with some chocolate and coffee flavors. Sperine (283) - North Wales, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 16, 2013
On tap at Side Door Pub in Chalfont, PA. Dark/Black IPAs confuse me, but this had better IPA flavor than most that I've tried with that dark beer mouthfeel we all love. It's not my favorite style, but this is an excellent beer for Black IPA lovers.
porkdiggity (108) - Ohio, USA - FEB 15, 2013
Awesome! Dark in flavor and color. Very pleasant combination of roasty and chocolate flavors with a touch of hop crispness. For being labeled as a black IPA, I think the flavor runs more to the porter side.
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Dark brown color with small off-white head. Aroma and flavor or dominantly hoppy but with a strong malt presence as well. Tasted like a mix of IPA and porter. Very interesting balance and good price too bbbeer (819) - Massachusetts, USA - FEB 12, 2013
Dark brown, bubbly, medium small tan head. Aroma is extremely pleasant, pine and citrus hops with a background of roasted malts. Medium body. Alcohol is only present as a warming factor but does not intrude on the flavor. At first the flavor comes across as an above average IPA with nice floral and piney hops and then there is a roasted coffee-like malt component. One of the few of this style where this dynamic enhances everything rather than coming across as 2 styles mixed together for no purpose. Dry throughout. Quite drinkable too. This is a very good beer. BeerFanDan17 (1120) - Brunswick, Maine, USA - FEB 10, 2013
A nice roasty and hoppy blend with a very smooth drinkability. Pours porter black with a medium head.
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I have recently noticed a couple of beers by Uinta at my local grocery store. Picked this up in a 4-pack. $8.99 which is so/so for a price point, but you look at other 4-packs (ie. Green Flash $10.99) its no so bad. Pours a dark amber, almost black color with a creamy, thick tan head. Lot’s of lacing left on the glass. Aroma of hops, roasted malt, doughy yeast and I do detect a little hemp once up to the nose. Taste is rather hoppy and bitter, with a roasted malt backbone. Smooth, creamy mouthful. Medium body, thats easy to drink. On the end, it’s bitter with a alcohol bite. Good beer and my 1st beer from Uinta, that I would buy again. Looking forward to trying others from this brewery.