Towey1989 (604) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at The Green Dragon, Leek (JDW) A deep brown colour with a foamy off white head. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate, some coffee, wafers and some hazelnuts. Taste of roasted malts, chocolate, hazelnuts, some coffee, biscuit, slight dried fruits, subtle liquorice and earthy hops. Medium bodied and soft carbonation. A dry, roasty bitterness in the finish. A nice, pleasant porter. Sweet biscuity, chocolate flavours balanced with coffee, nutty and earthy hops. Delicious.
Scotty001 (273) - Portlethen, SCOTLAND - JUL 25, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured deep dark brown, tan head. Aroma of sweet malt, lightly bitter. Average.
jjsint (1397) - Ely, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JUL 25, 2015
3.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at Pilgrims Progress (JDW), Bedford. Extremely dark brown, almost opaque. Smallish cream/tan head. Slate, coffee, hazelnut and vanilla in the aroma. Taste has a chocolatey sweetness, tempered by a well-judges amount of bittering hop. Chalky, medium dry palate with more coffee, and hot buttered toast. Very very good.
MissPxx (812) - - JUL 17, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Delicious undertones and overtones. Lovely dark colour. Very drinkable. Thanks
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Don2711 (237) - - JUL 8, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Liquorice and coffee. Appearance dark. Slight bitterness. Overall not bad but dissapointing compared to Rascal on same day.
allmyvinyl (6341) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 6, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Lord Rosebery, Scarborough. Pours clear dark brown with a thick beige head. Aromas of chocolate, light coffee, light stone fruit, light sour note. Taste is more chocolate and hazelnut. Medium body, smooth texture. Fruity finish.
gegwilson (2104) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Gravity at the Guisborough Beer Festival. Mahogany with a cream head. Roasted malt coffee aroma. The flavour is malty with notes of liquorice and coffee with some light spice. A little thin bodied.
Scopey (9030) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at the Market Porter. It pours deep ruby-brown with a sturdy light tan head. The nose is rich roast, burnt toast, salted liquorice, cocoa and coffee grounds. The taste is toasty, earthy roast, coffee grounds, charred wood, pepper, mild caramel sweetness, light acidity and some liquorice. Medium body and fine carbonation. Robust and well-rounded. A quality cask porter.
s_hartshorne (2295) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 2, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask six chimneys Wakefield jdw. Red black colour mocha head and slight lacing. Aroma is chocolate coffee. Taste is similar some roasted malts + liqourice mild bitter finish medium body soft carbonated. Good stuff just as nice out of the bottle ever reliable acorn brewery.
olsvammel (4121) - Örebro, SWEDEN - DEC 14, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On cask at Cask Pub & Kitchen in London. Chocolate on the nose. Creamy taste of chocolate. Nice and easy to drink and allot of flavour considering the ABV.