brokensail (16055) - Dublin, California, USA - APR 29, 2010
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
A: The pour is almost black with a thin tan colored head.
S: The nose is plenty roasted with some notes of coffee, sweet chocolate, and smoke.
T: The flavor is very roasty as well with a slight smokiness and lots of coffee. There is some bitter chocolate and a mild bitterness.
M: The body is medium with a moderate carbonation and a smooth feel on the tongue.
D: A solid oatmeal stout with good flavors and aromas that go down easy. Another good Anderson Valley beer.
Oakes (15664) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 21, 2000
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Fairly enjoyable stout. Smooth, good oatmeal flavour. You could do worse.
Dedollewaitor (15560) - Odense, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ Y.N.W.A Beershop, Kolding. Pours black with a small creamy head. Oat, roast and chocolate. Mild and smooth. Subdued and balanced. Fine.. Very original British.
chrisv10 (15292) - DENMARK - AUG 16, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Very dark brown with medium light brown head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, liquorice and a little coffee. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, liquorice, medium sweet, hops and medium bitter.
MiP (15274) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - OCT 25, 2011
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle. Rough roast barley aroma, hint of fruit. Almost black colour, seems clear. Big stable brown head. The flavour is roasted with a dull coffee note. Coffee grounds finish, gets a little sour. Rather thin mouthfeel.
Theis (15150) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 9, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at home. Back - brown head. Ryebread, sweet rye bread, chocolate, nice soft body, light coffee/mocha, caramel notes, berries, light hoppy, light burned malty taste.
jtclockwork (14964) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 3, 2010
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Very dark pour with tannish head. Nose is dry chocolate nutty malt. Taste is roasted malt and chocolate. Rated 2/26/05
mcberko (14411) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 6, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: MAR 7, 2010 Bottle, pours jet black with a small tan head. Aroma of strong roasted malt, chocolate and oatmeal. Flavour of oatmeal and roasted malt, with a smooth palate. Very nice.
gunnfryd (14131) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 26, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Dark brown colour with a tan head. Aroma is roasted malt, coffee, hop. Flavour is dry, roasted malt, oat, coffee, sugar. Medium to full body. OK/Nice beer.
Benzai (14128) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 9, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pitch black opaque color. Smell like a real heavy stout, but it tastes lighter then it smells. Oily texture, low carbo and body but a fine taste.