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Brewed by Belhaven (Greene King)
Style: Stout
Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 262   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Belhaven Black Scottish Stout really is something completely different. Bursting with roast coffee and chocolate flavours, this is a truly genuine and premium pint. Brewed using pure Scottish water and a unique blend of Scottish triple malts sourced from the finest locally grown barley.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nihtila (1402) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 11, 2015
31.7.2014. Black beer with creamy dense brown head. Taste has slightly roasted malts, coffee, sourness, bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nearbeer (4029) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAR 7, 2015
440 ml. can with widget inside. Pour is a clear, deep brown-black with an enduring wafer of nitro cream on top. Muted but pleasant aroma is dark caramel with a touch of coffee. Taste is the same with small touches of earthiness and green herb, then just enough roast in the aftertaste to bring a bit of balance. Near-medium body is of course velvety nitro smoothness. This one is definitely to the sweet side with lots of big Scottish malt flavors, but it’s almost watery enough to keep from getting sticky.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
McSherman (261) - North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - FEB 27, 2015
Bewertung importiert von von bier index: 8 / 8 / 7 / 8 / 6 / 6 / 6 / 7 / 78

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MrBlueSky93 (362) - Sutton Coldfield, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 22, 2015
Bottle from Beers of Europe. This was a favourite of mine for a bit, but going back to it...it’s a bit thin. Pours Black with single finger off white head. Aroma of roasted malts, coffee, chocolate. Taste of initial smokiness, peat smoke, roasted malts, some coffee and a touch of chocolate in there. It’s just a bit thin though. Nice carbonation. Good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rammer (324) - Moscow, RUSSIA - FEB 4, 2015
Black, thick white head. Weak carbonation. Suffice it watery. Some coffee, but not bulges out. Overall nice drink

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rustbucket0873 (288) - Krikville, New York, USA - JAN 21, 2015
Pours a pitch black.color with a off white fluffy head. The aroma is rosty and chocolate. The flavor is roasty and chocolate with taffy. The palate is more thicker than I would think for a nitro.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sammy (9281) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 15, 2015
Drinkable Black beer. Creamy mouthfeel. Sessionable. On tap at monks table.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
majkelr (137) - Lębork, POLAND - JAN 12, 2015
Aromat jest całkiem przyjemny. Palone słody, zapach kawy z odrobiną śmietanki. W smaku trochę puste, ale dobrze zbalansowane. Smak palonych słodów, kawy, mleka, delikatna goryczka. Piana świetna, kremowa.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bif (1624) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Nitro-can. Pours a black color with a tan head that lasts. Aroma of roasted malt, touch of coffee and dark fruit. Taste of roasted malt, coffee, bit of dark chocolate and smoke. Nice bitterness and a dry finish. Medium body, smooth and creamy. Nice beer for the style. Nothing wrongwith an old world stout once in a while.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BrewBoxer (2366) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Draft at the new barley corn which just opened in NYC. Deep black color with a creamy head that remains throughout. Easy drinking session able stout comparable to Guinness


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