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


on tap

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RATINGS: 279   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mabel (7443) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 19, 2014
[6538-20140718] Bottle. Mild roasted bread aroma. Black body with a medium-lasting foamy off-white head. Roasted bready grains flavour. Medium body. Good. (7/3/7/3/13) 3.3
(c/o GregClow)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VamboladeTolly (743) - Tartu, ESTONIA - DEC 7, 2014
Can @ Big Ben Pub, Tartu. Pours black with small head. Aroma of roasted malts with some chocolate. Taste is the same, watery. Nothing special.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Namespayne (64) - - DEC 2, 2014
Pint can--> pint glass. Strong notes of smoked hickory and even mesquite. Nice creamy head that stays, and caramel dark brown sandy caramel washout as it settles in the glass-similar to Guinness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mark_Eck (1133) - - NOV 24, 2014
Pours black. Aroma and taste are roasted malts with hints of chocolate and coffee. Very smooth.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wlajwl (4625) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - NOV 13, 2014
Aroma is roasted malts, fruit and chocolate. The flavor is fruit, tobacco, light chocolate, dark malts and a tart/acidic finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
hypercubic (8) - POLAND - NOV 13, 2014 does not count
Absolutely great foam on the head ! Really thin beer with light bitternes which is almost flat. All those features makes beer quite drinkable even in great amounts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (3063) - Kyoto, JAPAN - NOV 6, 2014
Can from Yamaya for 400 yen bought in honor of Stout Day. A great looking nitro pour gives you a pitch black beer with a dense creamy light beige long-lasting head of foam. It has a mild savory coffee aroma with roasted oats accents. A great soft silky cream-like mouthfeel. The taste is sweet coffee, a bit of lactose, some roastiness and toffee notes in the finish. It is quite a refined flavor that seems to have been paired down to it’s essence. Not that complex but well put together delivering a stout with no muss nor fuss.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Eructoblaster (3366) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 25, 2014
On tap at NDHQ Sgts/WOs Mess. Opaque black body with a lasting, thick, beige creamy head. Well balanced malty aroma with hoppy and some roasted cereals hints. Its decent malty/hoppy taste carries some woody and roasty notes. Ends with a good bitter/roasty finish. Decent Stout.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
yodapl (77) - POLAND - OCT 16, 2014
Puszka. Kolor: czarny z rubinowymi refleksami widocznymi pod światło. Piana: nienaganny wygląd stout’a w wysp brytyjskich; kremowa, brudno biała, niezbyt obfita paina, z fantastycznym lacingiem. Aromat: orzechy, chlebowo, słodowo, ciemne aromaty, stylowo. Smak:praktycznie zerowe wysycenie, kremowe, gładkie z zaskakującym orzechowym posmakiem. Piwo lekkie, szalenie pijalne, zero goryczki. ardzo dobty stout, moim zdaniem puszkowy Guinness, zarówno ten z Anglii, jak i z Polski (w innych lokacjach nie piłem) jest gorszym piwem niż Belhaven Black.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Stuu666 (6530) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 14, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours black, not getting this, thin and lacking flavour - light toffee, chocolate.

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