Garrat (1249) - Suffolk, - DEC 18, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle.black,small head,aroma of roasted coffee,dark choc,coal and burnt wood.taste of strong roasted coffee,malt and earthy,choc and fruit,bitter finish.
zacgillbanks (1465) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. This very dark brown-black beer pours with a very thin tan head. It has a slight sour rich red fruity flavour, milk chocolate notes and a dry, roasted finish.
stravale (1678) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - NOV 6, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ Fat Cat, Sheffield
Black, off white bubbly head, some lacing
Aroma of plain chocolate, mellow roasted malts
Taste of roasted malts, plain chocolate, good chocolate malts, some dark fruits underneath
Palate - soft carb, thinnish body. Finish as main flavour, nice soft plain chocolate linger
Overall - Tasty, but a bit thin for me
deanso (4087) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 5, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
pint at the Corner Pin, Doncaster.
Thick creamy off-white head. Clear ruby pour. Lovely smooth porter.
SilverfoX (14) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAR 20, 2012
3.3 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tastes like melted dark chocolate in a slightly effervescent beer kind of way.
olio (4804) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 25, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50 cl bottle @ chriso.
Rated on 20110722.
Pours dark ruby red color with no head. Aroma of berries, sour fruits and roasted malts. Flavor of sour berries and light roasted malts.
cgarvieuk (12162) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 1, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
bottle at home ... deeo brown ... thin tan lacing ... soft sweet toffee malt ... light roast nose ... very sweet light roast malt ... little dusty ... soft fruity toffee ... interesting and easy
oh6gdx (19631) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 23, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled (from Beers Of Europe). Rubyish red colour, small white head. Aroma is coffee, some fruits, mild sourness and some herbs. Mild toasted notes as well. Flavour is coffee, mild sourness, more coffee as well as some mild wooden and nutty notes.
gunnfryd (9293) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 10, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Dark amber colour with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, hop, caramel. Flavour is roasted malt, hop, caramel, coffee, fruit. Medium body. OK beer.
harrisoni (12065) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask gravity at Reading BF 2011. Black beer collar of beige bubbles. Deep intense choccy beer. Ti be fair its not a bad dark beer. Decent condition and quite tasty choc and molasses. That is pretty giod but cant say why
fonefan (31706) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 27, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear dark red brown color with a small to average, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is light heavy malty, roasted, burnt, chocolate, coffee. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, licorice, burnt malt, smoke - peat, dusty, dark malt. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.