CH-303 (1300) - Fribourg, - MAY 10, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Appearance: Dark brown, clear. Nice amount of lasting, tan head.
Aroma: Burnt malt, roasted, some coffee.
Taste: More dark malt, roasted and coffee. Very nice.
Info: 330ml bottle, 10/5-2013, BBE: 5/2013
Theydon_Bois (6547) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 8, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home, from BOE, 08/12/13.
Black with a good sized tan head that dissipates to a thin covering and finally thins to a swirl.
Nose is light roast, metallic nip, light cocoa powder, earthy, chocolate biscuit crumble.
Taste comprises roast malt, milk chocolate, cookies and cream, light mineral tang, earthy biscuit base.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, dry roasty finale.
Decent enough porter.
madmitch76 (13081) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
10th October 2013
Opaque dark brown beer with a tidy pale tan head. Smooth and semi dry palate. Creamy dark malt, a little dry. Mild minerals. Lactose. Whisper of dark fruits. Semi dry finish. Fine.
Bov (8989) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - SEP 17, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
from Mondial de la Bière 2013, Mulhouse - black beer with a poor head retention; roasted coffee, licorice, hops and black cherries; clean and with a moderate carbonation, bitter with an aftertaste of coffee and vanilla - lively and charming
daniele (4780) - ITALY - MAY 28, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
scura buona schiuma fine abbastanza persistente cioccolato caffe buon corpo dolce non molto secca