evergreen0199 (2387) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at Ealing Beer Festival 2015, Ealing, London. A black coloured pour with a medium off white head on top. Roasty, malty, chocolate aroma. Tastes similar, roasty, malty, chocolate, slightly hoppy and bitter.
mjs (5312) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 4, 2015
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Cask at Gallows Bird Magna Carta Real Ale Festival 2015) The beer poured black. Its head was small and lightly brown. Aroma had creamy coffee and burnt malts. Palate was medium bodied with low carbonation. Flavours were burnt malts, dark chocolate, creamy coffee, ash and bitterness. Aftertaste was burnt and bittter. A nice stout.
teorn88 (3599) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at CBC Clerkenwell, London. It pours a dark brown color with a small beige head. Aroma is powdery and chocolatey, with notes of wood, dried grains, earth, caramel. Taste is medium sweet abd lightly bitter, roasty and dry, with a tart berry finish. Flavours of dark chocolate, roasted matls and toffee. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Overall, ok stout
Stuu666 (6459) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 12, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at home. Described as beautifully black... pours golden, slight bitterness, grapefruit, juicy.
Beese (2560) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2014
2.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Gravity at the Battersea Beer Festival 2013. Poured black, with a dense tan head. Aroma of dark chocolate, dried fruit and liquorice. Flavours were quite sweet; lots of chocolate, caramel and slightly flat malt. Finish was more of the same; there was treacle and cooked fruit in the mix.
AdiBeer (2083) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma: coffee, roasted malts, dark chocolate. Appearance: black, very small brown head. Taste: light sweet and bitterness. Palate: bitters getting stronger, dry long finish, same flavours as in aroma again, coffee most predominant. Overall: seriously liking that Stout, great aroma. Bottle from Hogs Back Brewery, Tongham.
Beersiveknown (3922) - NORTHERN IRELAND - NOV 4, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
cask@Birmingham beer fest 30/10/13
Dark garnet brown with open tan head. mocha aroma, slightly grassy nose with medium body, grainy, thin, some roast barley but overall disapointing
RichTheVillan (4451) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2013
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask at Brum Beer Fest; dark mahogany pour with frothy off white head, coffee aroma, chocolate taste with coffee only a hint of hop action.
The_Osprey (3215) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
GBBF. Black, decent sized head endures. Smells of chocolatey malts. Body is light. Taste is interesting - smokey and sweet, some tea, slightly sour. Easy drinking stout. Not bad.
HenrikSoegaard (11467) - Randers, DENMARK - MAY 6, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Creamy lightbrown good mostly lasting head. Black colour. Heavy malty and light hoppy aroma. Heavy bitter nice dry and swet flavor. Some milk/lactose notes. Long heavy bitter finish. Creamy palate. Nice.