The_Osprey (6348) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 25, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
August 2016 - Cask at GBBF 2016 as ’Chama River Sleeping Dog Stout’. Black with a red hue, small brown head. Aroma is dark chocolate, molasses, prunes. Body is smooth with soft carbonation. Taste is cola, quite sweet, gloopy sugars, chewy malt. OK. (3.4)
teorn88 (6459) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
GBBF 2016. dark brown with small beige head. Aroma is tangy red berries and wood burnt notes. Tate is also roasty and lightly sweet and tangy with more licorice and red berries. Medium bodied with carbonation. Overall, OK one
Scopey (12507) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 11, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at GBBF 2016. It pours black with a tiny tan head. The aroma is rich roasted maltage, meaty, some smoke, umami and liquorice. The taste is rich, roasted malt, earth, toast, liquorice, chocolate, slightly syrupy, treacle, dark fruits and salted liquorice. Medium body and soft carbonation. Maybe a touch sweet, but overall pretty decent.
madmitch76 (22102) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 11, 2016
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
9th August 2016
GBBF Day 1. Cask. Almost opaque dark brown beer, thin tan head. Palate is smooth, fairly dry and has low carbonation. Dark chocolate malts, some coffee. Mildly tangy dark fruits. Light finish. Standard stuff.
rlgk (18188) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 21, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample at GBBF 2016, Tuesday. Black beer with a small brownish head. Roasted chocolate aroma, cocoa, raisins, licorice, caramel, some vanilla. Chocolate flavor, vanilla, hazelnuts, licorice, caramel notes. Nice one.
evergreen0199 (3020) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at GBBF 2016, Olympia, London. A black coloured pour with a medium beige head on top. Sweet, roasty, malty, chocolate aroma. Tastes quite similar, sweet, roasty, malty, chocolate, some coffee. I liked this sweet stout.
Benzai (14101) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 15, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampled @ GBBF day 1. Opaque pitch black color, average sized beige to light brown head. Aroma is malts, soft roast. Taste malts, soft roast, a touch of sweetness, slightly liquorice, slightly chocolate, dark malts only lightly in the background. Decent body and carbonation.
Nocturne (1795) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at GBBF 2016. Darkest brown. Short off-white head. Big taste of cocoa nibs, light tobacco and fruity notes. Great mouthfeel. A very smooth, tasty and easy drinking stout.
mR_fr0g (9252) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2016
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at GBBF 2016 09/08/2016. A viscous dark brown coloured pour with a a loose white head. Aroma is milky, choc, nutty, lactose suagars. Flavour is composed of milky choc, woody, sugars milky. Palate is sweet and milky, moderate cask condition. Decent.
Beerhunter111 (17005) - Hasborn, GERMANY - AUG 9, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Gbbf. Trübes fast schwarzes Bier. Geruch röstmalzig, leicht schokoladig, Kaffee. Geschmack süß schokoladig malzig, karamellig, toffee, okay!