kwik-lime (1495) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 26, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the brewery. Really drinkable, great example of the style with chocolate, coffee, vanilla, roasted malt, a hint of caramel and a pleasant bitterness.
HerrBierkoenig (581) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 20, 2015
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
From 0,33l bottle, Pours almost nontransparent black liquid, small creamy brown head, Aroma: espresso, dark chocolate, cherries, plums, wood, Taste: light to medium sweet, medium bitter, light sour, dark chocolate, espresso, cherries, Palate: medium body, creamy texture, average carbonation, long espresso chocolate finish, Overall: roasty and chocolate notes, fruity, well balanced, bitter, very drinkable, enjoyed, one of the best porters I ever had.
Mjp12 (765) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 19, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at the craven, a fantastic porter, full of coffee and chocolate notes, one of my favourite styles, and this is one of the best.
jjsint (1397) - Ely, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2015
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Gravity cask at the Cambridge Beer Festival 2015. Dark, almost black, with a loose tan head. Roast coffee and pitted fruit in the aroma. Sweet and naughty taste: liquorice, alcohol and burnt toast. Surprisingly bitter finish. Creamy mouthfeel. Nice. Very nice.
mcberko (9343) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 3, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Anspach & Hobday, pours black with a small tan head. Nose brings out roasted malt and cocoa. Flavour is fairly robust, with cocoa, roasted malt and a little espresso. Robust and full-bodied for a porter. Very good stuff.
RuNpali (59) - FINLAND - MAR 28, 2015
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Completely black beer, thick dark beige head. A worderful aroma with roasted malts, coffee and chocolate. The taste is bitter with coffee and chocolate. Could be a bit sweeter. Body is full, carbonation is very good. A very good porter! Yammy.
nihtila (1724) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 28, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
7.2.2015. Keg. Pours black. Aroma is roasted malts, leather, chocolate. Taste is roasted dark malts, dark chocolate.
allmyvinyl (6341) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 15, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle from cornelius. Pours jet black, thin beige head. Aromas of leather, prunes, dark chocolate. Taste is light roast, coffee, chocolate. Rich, velvety texture, dark bitter chocolate finish.
CraftBeerNick (1252) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 14, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at home, 13th March 15. Good ash and bitterness, overall a good porter. Slightly sweeter as it warmed up. Good beer
Martinus (3711) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - MAR 9, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Black colour, off-white head. Aroma of chocolate, caramel, coffee, roasted malts and vanilla. Sweet malty flavour, lots of caramel, hint of coffee. Sweet finish, caramel.
(from draught @ the brewery, RBESG 2014 Bermondsey tour)