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Brewed by Buxton
Style: Stout
Buxton, England

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RATINGS: 104   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
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A truly one-off beer; brewed to celebrate our new Head Brewer’s arrival.


4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
OwainTurner (305) - Leicester, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2014
Aroma is amazing... Rich molasses, chocolate, malty with a distinct alcohol. Tastes super rich , cocoa, molasses and treacle. Well hopped and great balance of bitterness / sweetness. Pitch black with tan head .

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tkrjukoff (4030) - SWEDEN - MAY 23, 2014
Pours dark brown with a small tanned head. Odd malty bready aroma a bit boozy coffee as flavor, medium bitterness.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zvikar (3371) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAY 21, 2014
Draught sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014. 1st Session. Pours black with a brown head, aroma of chocolate, nuts, caramel and chocolate, flavor of nuts, caramel and chocolate, medium to full bodied. Nice.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beerhunter111 (7089) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAY 16, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein sehr dunkelbraunes, fast schwarzes Bier mit schöner brauner Schaumkrone. Geruch nach Schokolade, Kaffee. Geschmack röstmalzig, Kaffee, schokoladig, süß, sehr gut!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DSG (5714) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 15, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 24, 2014 Re-rate 7/14: Bottle sample at a tasting a at Beer Market Jaffa. Thanks Tom L . Black with almost no head. Roasty aroma, slightly stale, with some coffee. Roasty flavor, quite bitter, with coffee and burnt bitter finish. Rounded mouthfeel. 6/3/7/4/14=3.4

[5/2/14] Draught sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration. 1st session. Black with a lovely creamy brown head. Great aroma of coffee, roast and some cocoa. Roasty flavor, bittersweet, with coffee, some cocoa and a burnt bitter finish. Full-bodied. Good stuff. 8/5/7/4/15=3.9

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
anders37 (16537) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 11, 2014
Draft @ CBC 2014. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma. Roasted malty chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (1783) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 11, 2014
tap@Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014 - black with tan head. Roasted malty, light burned notes, coffee, chocolate, vanilla, very nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
VsXsV (2235) - Linköping, SWEDEN - MAY 10, 2014
Draught at CBC 2014. Opaque black liquid with a medium tan head. Aroma of pumpernickel, licorice, chocolate and red berries. Taste is light sweet and light bitter with notes of licorice and chocolate. Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BRW (977) - Barcelona, SPAIN - MAY 8, 2014
At CBC. Black colour with beige head. Roasted, alcohol and grain aroma. Roasted, grain, malt, coffee and chocolate taste. Medium to full body.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dedollewaitor (13802) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2014
Tap @ CBC, 2014. Pours black with a creamy beige head and lacings. Chcolate, fruit, roast and mild peat. Charcoal. Full bodied. Bitter finish.


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