1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Heart Of Darkness - Magic Hat Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Heart Of DarknessHeart Of Darkness

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
87
very good

1,225 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,225
Reviews: 319
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 12.08%
Wants: 58
Gots: 76 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
English Stout |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our inky-black stout had a smooth, round palate with a dreamlike undercurrent of bittersweet chocolate. This dense liquid-silk summoned hope from hibernation and balanced winter's endless white snows with a rich swirl of creamy black rapture.

30 IBU

(Beer added by: pezoids on 10-03-2001)
View: Beers (38) |  Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 1,225 | Reviews: 319 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by DMarlinJ:
Photo of DMarlinJ
DMarlinJ

Michigan

4/5  rDev +2.8%

03-06-2014 22:36:19 | More by DMarlinJ
More User Reviews:
Photo of DamienI
DamienI

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

07-24-2014 15:58:41 | More by DamienI
Photo of thufflife
thufflife

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -10%

07-23-2014 16:37:57 | More by thufflife
Photo of patre_tim
patre_tim

China

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

07-23-2014 02:44:18 | More by patre_tim
Photo of jbdpsu82
jbdpsu82

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -16.5%

07-22-2014 15:18:48 | More by jbdpsu82
Photo of Stagga_Lee
Stagga_Lee

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -16.5%

07-22-2014 04:57:54 | More by Stagga_Lee
Photo of Zekenyce
Zekenyce

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-21-2014 02:03:10 | More by Zekenyce
Photo of cavemanlawyer1999
cavemanlawyer1999

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -10%

07-20-2014 04:00:47 | More by cavemanlawyer1999
Photo of Brihon
Brihon

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

07-18-2014 12:22:20 | More by Brihon
Photo of FrankHashimoto
FrankHashimoto

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-18-2014 11:50:40 | More by FrankHashimoto
Photo of Mgm54
Mgm54

New York

3.5/5  rDev -10%

07-16-2014 22:03:09 | More by Mgm54
Photo of pat_usher
pat_usher

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -10%

07-16-2014 20:27:07 | More by pat_usher
Photo of WhiteHillsStore
WhiteHillsStore

Connecticut

3.73/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A great beer for a nice price and availability. Pours a nice black with a coffee colored head that lasts for a while. The smell was full of malt and sweet scents. The taste was great, hints of dark chocolate and almost fruity notes on the end. The mouthfeel was nice as well. Overall I would recommend for stout lovers as a nice beer to have in between the harder to find and more expensive stouts.

Serving type: bottle

07-16-2014 16:57:45 | More by WhiteHillsStore
Photo of Walkerjgt
Walkerjgt

Ohio

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-16-2014 13:08:49 | More by Walkerjgt
Photo of ChaseTheAce
ChaseTheAce

Texas

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-16-2014 04:09:33 | More by ChaseTheAce
Photo of core42
core42

Michigan

2.75/5  rDev -29.3%

07-15-2014 15:25:19 | More by core42
Photo of Beershack
Beershack

Virginia

3/5  rDev -22.9%

07-15-2014 01:48:04 | More by Beershack
Photo of _morandi_
_morandi_

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

07-14-2014 21:33:24 | More by _morandi_
Photo of atlbravsrno1
atlbravsrno1

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev -16.5%

07-14-2014 18:59:31 | More by atlbravsrno1
Photo of Dzhill87
Dzhill87

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

07-13-2014 20:38:06 | More by Dzhill87
Photo of harripat
harripat

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

07-13-2014 18:34:08 | More by harripat
Photo of MikeB_
MikeB_


4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-12-2014 10:53:33 | More by MikeB_
Photo of Squacher
Squacher

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +28.5%

07-11-2014 19:26:21 | More by Squacher
Photo of scripna
scripna

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -10%

07-11-2014 00:32:35 | More by scripna
Photo of Justinbshelton
Justinbshelton

Alabama

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-09-2014 18:26:54 | More by Justinbshelton
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Heart Of Darkness from Magic Hat Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 1,225 ratings.