leaparsons (8399) - Leicester, Leicestershire, - JUL 21, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Black with a firm beige foam. Aromas are coffee with very herbal natural liquorice and solid smokiness. Creamy oak barrel with mellow berries and burnt toast. Oily with some rumminess. Flavours are rummy with rich roast coffee and dark chocolate bitterness. Sweet berries in the background with a dry boozy finish.
Stuu666 (4102) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 16, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours black, nose is roasty, woody, chocolate, taste is roasted chocolate, light smoke.
CraftBeerNick (1012) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 20, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home 16th December 2012, not bad, not enough smoke for me, but thought it was ok
Rune (8584) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 4, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle shared with Magne and Per at The Queens Head. Tan-coloured head to a cloudy, dark brown coloured body. Spotty lacing. Smell of oak, malts and resin. Blended flavour of dark malts and resinous hops. Bittersweet coffee ending. Ashy dry in the mouth. Decent stout (London, 23.11.2012).
Beersiveknown (3442) - NORTHERN IRELAND - NOV 25, 2012
3.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home from bitter virtue.
Dark ruby thick bodied porter with fluffy beige head. Barely any nose, medium bodied with low carbonation. Rich chocolate and molasses, touch of astringency. Long bitter finish.
Pudding (183) - Birmingham, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2012
2.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle Cotteridge Wines B30. A pleasant drink. Sweet, with perhaps a taste of smoke if you search hard.
zacgillbanks (2620) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2012
4.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. An inky black beer that pours with a thick creamy tan head. It has slight sour red fruity and chocolate flavours followed by light smoke on the finish. Really Good!
FatPhil (9723) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - OCT 1, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
500ml bottle (Queen’s Head, London)
Lovely smoky aroma. Full palate. Dry burnt roast, but just shy of astringent. Full and roasty finish. Solid slightly-smoked porter.
RichardGretton (4317) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Black beer with a reddish tinge and a strong light brown head. The aroma is solidly roasted and the flavour is bitter with roasted coffee notes. Overall a very nice roasted coffee flavoured beer.
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fonefan (36563) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Clear dark brown colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, caramel, chocolate. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, roasted, dark malt, licorice and smoke notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. 
oh6gdx (21122) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 8, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled@chriso. Ruby red colour, small off-white head. Aroma is ashes, fruity, floral and some caramelly notes. Flavour is liquorice, quite medicine like with some mild ashes and mild smoked notes.