geophagus (244) - Lubin, POLAND - JUL 21, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Medium body. Dark chocolate, toasty malts and a pinch of fruits in aroma. Clear, dark brown color, brown head. In taste dark chocolate, a little bit hoppy. Long bitter and astringent finish.
Oakes (11031) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 7, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown with a bubbly head. Caramel nose with a little bit of toasty notes. Sweet, with brown sugar notes...good character.
ectuohy27 (476) - ESTONIA - JUN 19, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Solid: rich and velvety palate, primary aromas of toasted nuts and bread, fair amount of sweetness as well. Best cold; decent example of BP style
kiwianer (2990) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 6, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
The head is medium. It smells roasty, a bit coffee, raisin. The taste is roasty, coffee but also a bit mild. In the aftertaste It is roasty, darkmalty. Nice one! 11/12/11/11/11/11
edpeg (772) - Berlin, GERMANY - MAY 19, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
0,5l bottle BB 08/12. Pours almost pitch black with red hue body and mocha creamy lacing head. Aromas are roasted malts, licorire, plums, cacao raw beans. Palate is oily slick full-bodied. Carbonation flat soft smooth. Taste is warm ABV, some bitter dryness, roasted malts. Aftertaste is dry bitter, with oily caramel consistency. Overall heavy porter, good texture and taste. Good choice. ABV subtle but kicking.
KingCecil (1913) - DENMARK - MAY 16, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle 50 cl.....It pours a clear dark amber with a nice medium creamy tan head.... The aroma is light roasted, sweet, and some caramel....the flavor is sweet roasted caramel, light coffee very nice balanced brew properly one of the best Polish beer i have until to day..... :)
kevnic2008 (6630) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - MAY 1, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Poured jet black with a off white head. Smelled great and of chocolate burnt malts and a little bit of sweetness.
Scopey (4697) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 28, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, thanks to Leighton. It pours deep red-brown, with a thick yellow-white head. The nose is roasted malt, smoke, caramel and cardboard. The taste is caramel, cardboard, toffee, roasted malt, sweet dark fruit and some alcohol warmth, with a dry finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Not bad.
Leighton (8786) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at The Kernel during Thomasís Birthday, London. Pours clear, red-brown with a foamy, beige head. Light toasty-roasty aroma, mild dry cocoa. Big sweet flavor, some caramel, modest roast and cocoa, some dark sugar and dark bread. Medium to full bodied with fine to average carbonation. Sweet finish, lightly roasty, more dark sugar and some chocolate. Nice stuff, very drinkable.
jeremytoni (2836) - Swedesboro, New Jersey, USA - MAR 9, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From a "Czarny Boss" bottle poured a dark brown color with a small amount of head. Sweet toasted malty flavor with a lingering finish.