maneliquor (3393) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - FEB 2, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Hack and Hop. Pours black with a dense tan head leaving nice kegs. Nose is bitter sweet milk chocolate and vanilla. Robust roast is nicely done here. Quite ashy in the taste with dark chocolate and quite woody. Nice burnt type of stout. Drinks well with nice bitterness. Good stuff
allmyvinyl (5511) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 2, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Brewdog Edinburgh 6.1%. Deep black pour, thin tan head. Good roast aromas, light coffee. Taste has some liquorice, more roast, burnt toast. Bitter finish. Good.
sic1314 (4744) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JAN 28, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured deep dark brown with a small beige head. Aroma of big roasted malt, dark chocolate, light coffee. Medium body, flavour much as the aroma, quite bitter coffee grinds
Habanero (3045) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - JAN 28, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled. Pours black with an average sized, lacing tan head. Aroma of roasted malt chocolate, mild coffe and licorice notes. Sweet flavor that ends up more dry and bitter. Medium bodied, oily text. and soft carb. A great stout.
evergreen0199 (2276) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from The St Albans beer shop, 6.1% ABV on the label. A black coloured pour with a medium beige head on top. Roasty, malty, coffee aroma. Tastes smilar, roasty, malty, coffee, some bitter chocolate in there. Quite heavy on the roast which lingers throughout. A top quality stout from SE London.
oh6gdx (21914) - Vasa, FINLAND - JAN 17, 2014
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled (from AbM, 6.6% Stout Export Strength). More or less pitch black colour with a mediumsized brown head. Aroma is toffee, liquorice, mild toasted notes with some coffee and tobacco as well. Flavour is quite strongly ashy along with some toasted and toffeeish notes. As for the flavour a bit strong on the ashy side, otherwise very pleasant!
olliejobbins (1260) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - JAN 13, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
330ml bottle. 6.6%. Pours an oily black with brown head. Aroma is of roasted malts and treacle. Nice taste but lots of roast/burnt toast if not too much. Great texture, full of flavour but perhaps a little too "burnt"
mR_fr0g (4810) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Abv 6.1%. Keg at the brewery. Opaque black pour with a thin lasting light tan head. Aroma is nutty mineral and earthy choc roast. Flavour is earthy roast mineral and hint of choc. Some acrid roast in the finish. Quite smooth palate slight tingle of carbonation. Tasty.
Geiserich (3595) - Linz, AUSTRIA - DEC 22, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle: Black color, creamy coffee-brown head. Flavor is full malty, light sweet, intensive roasty with notes of dark chocolate, cacao powder, fruits (plums, dark berries), coffee, roasted and burnt malt.
Vaiz (3739) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - DEC 21, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at home, 6.6% ABV. Black pour, thin tan head. Aroma is roasted, chocolate, coffee, creamy, some rubber and with licorice. Flavor is bitter, roasted, spicy, some tobacco and quite smooth. Very thick body and decent carbonation. Well drinkable and well made stout. Especially decent for the low ABV.