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Brewed by Buxton
Style: Stout
Buxton, England

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RATINGS: 120   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.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DSG (6106) - 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 (16909) - 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 (2157) - 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 (2323) - 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 (1065) - 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 (14036) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (12815) - Pori, FINLAND - MAY 6, 2014
Bottle 330ml (ABM)
Dark opaque black color, tiny brown head. Cocoa, dark bread, roasted coffee in the nose. Medium to full-bodied. Roasted, inky, almost burned maltyness. Cocoa, alcohol, some hop bitterness. Too burned for my liking, although it is ok brew.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
weaselkenievil (1608) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAY 6, 2014
Bottle at home from Brewtique, Macclesfield. Poured jet black with a thin brown head that faded away pretty quickly. Aroma is dark chocolate, booze, some wood. Flavour is bitter black coffee, chocolate, quite a dry finish. Pretty good stuff.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (6094) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAY 6, 2014
Draught @ CBC 2014. Pours black with a fading creamy light brown head, light lacings. Aroma of roasted malt, coffee, dark chocolate. Flavor is roasted malt, coffee, vanilla, dark chocolate. Medium body, soft carbonation, ABV well hidden. Smooth and easy drinking. 020514

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ansalon (1486) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2014
CBC 2014. Pours black with a low tan head. Aromas of chocolate, coffee, vanilla, honey. Taste is coffee, chocolate, vanilla, honey, dark dried fruit. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with medium carbonation.


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