joergen (20861) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 2, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home.
Black colorued with a medium sized beige head.
Roasted aroma of caramel, hay, dark chocolate, hops and pine needles.
Roasted flavour of caramel, hay and hops with notes of licorice and pine needles.
JorgeLee (1202) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 27, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Gravity at Cambridge Beer Festival. Dark black with a thick head. Full roasty flavour, fruit cake, toast, raisin, hint treacle, roasty. Bitter finish. Not overpowering. Nice.
marcus (6538) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 23, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at The Trappist. Pours near black with an attractive tan head and a smoky treacle aroma. There is a hearty smoked malt flavor that sticks to the palate and a dry finish. Very toasty.
wlajwl (3897) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAY 10, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma is malts, caramel/toffee and very slight vinous notes. The flavor is coffee, roasted malts, chocolate and a bitter finish.
downender (6293) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask-conditioned at the Barley Mow, bristol 29/4/2013. Near black with a slight, off-white head. Black coffee, a touch of plain chocolate, liquorice and a dry, toasty finish. Enjoyable.
JohnRMurdoch (3296) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - APR 21, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
500ml bottle courtesy of mr_h as Buxton Kinder Stout. Dark brown colour, not much head, lot of bubbles. Looks like Coca Cola. Light tar malt aroma. Roasted coffee malt flavour. Toasty aftertaste. A good stout.
BeerViking (2496) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2013
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Cask at the Magpie, near-black with a clingy mid-coarse beige head and aromas of bitter cocoa and a little coffee and plum. Rich and winey, yet dry and bitter with hints of smoke and liquorice. Gorgeous.
RichTheVillan (2997) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 23, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; murky dark brown pour with white head, roast malt aroma, coffee taste with caramel.
Osprey87 (1732) - WALES - MAR 15, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Nov 2012 - bottle of ’Kinder Stout’. Pours with a fizzy quickly dissipating head. First impression of taste - nice stout. Good mouthfeel. Mild roasted barley and coffee flavours. Very mild really, and not much to set it apart from other stouts. Nice though, very drinkable.
rosenbergh (6862) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 14, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml bottle. As Buxton Kinder Stout. BB Sep 2013. (K-Citymarket) Jyväskylä, Finland.
Dark brown almost black colour with some red hue and small tan head.
Roasted malt, hops, mild liquorice and some mild coffee notes in the aroma. The flavour is roasted and bitter malty with some hoppy bitterness and mild coffee and chocolate. Very roasted. Slightly watery.