omhper (22305) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled, from Vaasa, Finland. Pitch black, rich beige head. Aroma of cocoa and coffee. Dry with light-medium body and clean, rounded mouthfeel. Cocoa and coffee, caramel with a slight metallic edge. Resiny finish.
Miksu (5033) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - JUL 8, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
0.33 l bottle from Citymarket Seppälä, Jyväskylä. Black color with tanned head. Aromas of charred bread crust and licorice. Dry roasty and salty flavor with charred bread and salty licorice. Light to medium body with some oiliness in palate. Fairly simple and plain stout, but works well with food.
ration (2060) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
060713. Bottle at home. Pours black with a nice head. Aroma oats, chocolate, coffee. Light body, would definitely be more proper with the intended ABV. Not Bad.
BeerBaboon (1837) - FINLAND - JUL 5, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours black with beige head. Aroma is roasted malt and coffee. Flavour is roasted malt, ashes and coffee.
BitchPls (685) - FINLAND - APR 24, 2013
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Cola black stout with a large dark beige / mocha head. Watery roastiness on the nose. Watery body. Cooked vegetables, roastiness, water. This is not my thing. This is just bad. Looks really good but tastes a lot worse.
Braastad (452) - FINLAND - APR 19, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pitch black, tan head. Sweet smoky, roasted aroma.
Watery and carbonated palate. Roasted flavor comes prominent in aftertaste and leaves bitter tar taste on the tongue.
tiong (5602) - Espoo, FINLAND - APR 8, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
355ml bottle from K-Supermarket Kamppi
BBE May 2013 - Pours pitch black with a carbonated light brown head. Aroma of roasty malts, lactic notes, hints of vegetables and rye. Taste is mildly roasty, carbonated, sweetish with hints of licorice and oatmeal. Finish is smooth, mildly sweet with hints of roastiness and milky notes. Decent stout.
olio (8455) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 18, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
355 ml bottle.
Pours deep dark red, almost black color with a medium sized beige head. Aroma of dark fruits, oat, mild chocolaty notes, mild dark berries and caramel. Flavor of dark berries, mild roasted malts, some dark fruit notes and licorice. Dry, ashy palate with a mild sweetish berry finish. Nice.
kingstoni (1824) - FINLAND - MAR 7, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Dark brown cola color with no head. Aroma of syrup, nuts and butterscotch. Flavors are roasted malt and lemon. Slightly watery. Oily feel.
mile (3634) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 5, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Very dark brown - almost black, average and mostly diminishing dark brown head. Moderate, malty - some oat and lightly sweetish aroma, roasted malt - faint burnt malt. Body is medium, malty - some oat and lightly sweetish flavor, light roasted malt, light coffee and faint hoppyness. Finish is average to long, malty - some oat and lightly sweetish, some roasted malt - light burnt malt, light coffee and light hoppyness. OK lightly sweetish and oaty 4,7% stout - could use more body.