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Belhaven Black (Bottle/Can/Keg)

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

bottled
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common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 275   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
Slautar (118) - Gdańsk, POLAND - JUL 27, 2015
Belhaven Black jest dla mnie bardzo ważnym piwem bo wśród dziewięciu piw, których próbowałem na Chmielatonie (generalnie drugim ale dla mnie pierwszym) zajął drugie miejsce zaraz po Rowing Jacku (i za to sentymentalne 19 przy Overall) będąc tym samym jednym z czynników, które skłoniły mnie do zainteresowania się piwem (pod kątem innym dostarczanie alkoholu do mózgu). Pijąc to piwo w tej chwili nie potrafię sobie przypomnieć co mnie tak w nim wtedy zachwyciło i ma to swoje odzwierciedlenie w ocenach od Aroma do Palate jednak dziewiętnastka pozostaje za wkład i za za... za..za za..za zaangażowanie.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
mariuszek (531) - Gdynia, POLAND - JUL 26, 2015
Almost black, beige head quickly gone to thin ring, some lacing. Nothing in aroma but some roasted malt and sour cabbage. Watery taste, too high carbonation sourness, thin roasty finish. Nothing. Six feet of mud.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
kingvit (393) - - JUL 26, 2015
Aroma: milk, coffee, chocolate; Appearance: dark brown, minimal head; Taste: medium sweetness, slight sourness, slight bitterness; Palate: light body, creamy texture, soft carbonation, abrupt finish Light, almost unroasted, very smooth. Sessionable.

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
szagi (54) - Warsaw, POLAND - JUL 25, 2015
Bottle. Jet black, not very impressive head. Chocolate, roastiness, some coffee in aroma, but also something bad is happening, slightly phenolic in a unpleasant way. Roastiness again in taste, chocolate and caramel. Light carbonation, but still too much for me for a stout. Light bitterness. In general thin and watery

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PiwnyMarek (460) - Łomża, POLAND - JUL 25, 2015
Ujdzie. Nikły aromat słodów palonych, fajny wygląd, a w smaku bez szału. Ot, taki stoucik. Tyle...

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
creppyiceman (71) - POLAND - JUL 23, 2015
(bottle 500 ml) Aroma: roasty and coffee smell, Appearance: dark almost black color, yellowish medium-size head. Taste: very sweet, strong flavour of chocolate and coffee. quite sour Palate: too stongly carbonated , watery, light body Overall: Decent beer with good aroma however it could be more dry,

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GenkiGonzo (612) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JUL 19, 2015
Can from Yamaya. Pours almost black with a thick creamy head. Surprisingly chocolatey aroma with some roasty malts. Flavour is quite light.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerRenter76 (291) - Texas, USA - JUL 13, 2015
Originally rated on 3/29/14. Found this one on tap at the Wayside Pub... This poured out as a nice deep blackish brown color with a decent tan head on top, that left some really nice thick lace. The smell has some light chocolate and some earthy roasted aromas. The taste of the beer is on the sweeter side, with the chocolate, roasted notes kinda dry it out. The mouthfeel isn’t overly heavy at all, it’s probably medium bodied and has a light amount of carbonation. Overall this beer is pretty decent.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Wales28 (60) - POLAND - JUL 10, 2015
Bottle 0,5l. Dark almost black with small brown head. Sweet malts aroma, chocolate. Taste also sweet, chocolate and roasted malts

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mithe (1100) - Opava & Brno, CZECH REPUBLIC - JUL 9, 2015
(Bottle 0,5l)
Aroma: Dry, roasted, coffee, later some dark fruits.
Appearance: Black color. Medium, light brown head.
Taste: Coffee, light sweet, roasted.
Palate: Medium body. Light dry finish.
Overall: Good stout.


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