HogTownHarry (6374) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - AUG 28, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
August 28, 2013. Hand-pull cask at Southampton Arms. Dark black, small head. Proper oily/toasty aroma, a little treacle and a hint of iodine. Taste follows. Light body, slick, nice acidic oily finish. Well done.
evergreen0199 (2898) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 8, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at Victoria station ’Wetherspoons’, London. A dark brown/black coloured pour with a medium beige fluffy head on top. Roasty, malty, chocolate aroma. Tastes similar, roasty, malty, chocolate, hint of coffee. A lovely smooth drinking porter from Dark Star.
thomat (3228) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 12, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap @ Craft Beer, Islington. Dark brown with a tiny brown head. Roasted and malty tones. Coffee, malt, chocolate and hops. Medium body with a nice, dry finish.
Niall73 (2419) - Ontario, CANADA - MAY 31, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ wetherspoons. Deep dark black colour. No carbonation. Not a massive aroma but what you'd expect - deep maltiness. Flavourwise, it's good, though a bit watery in the mouth. Licorice, coffee, treacle and a nice bitter finish. Good.
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WeissGary (286) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAY 13, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at Inn Deep, Glasgow Scotland. Enjoyable, medium bodied porter, quite a light malt aroma, pasteurised milky taste with a light, crisp burnt chocolate finish. Nice session beer.
TickerTerryDJ (633) - Redditch, Worcestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 27, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask,hand pulled at The Craft,Clerkenwell.19th february.Dark brown pour with small off white head.Nice aroma of chocolate,malt and coffee.Chocolate,roast malt and coffee flavour too with a little nuttiness in the background making a very drinkable and tasty porter.
SaintMatty (6615) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - FEB 20, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask (Oliver Twist, Stockholm) - Dark brown in colour. Chocolate, malt, roasted nuts and coffee in the aroma. Smooth and delightful taste with notes of smooth milk chocolate, coffee and roasted malt standing out. Superb.
imdownthepub (12909) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned at The New Inn, Witney, Oxon. Black with off white head. Darkly roasted malts, bitterness, coffee with a dry black chocolate flavour. Plenty of mouthfeel and depth on the palate. Very decent.
Yves (2780) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - AUG 1, 2012
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark brown coloured beer with small brownish head and no carbonation. Roasted port hinted aroma. Medium sparkling palate. Finish is roasted bit sweet ending dry.
Bart (2938) - Brussels, BELGIUM - JUN 10, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ Craft Beer Co. London. Black coloured beer with a small off white head and no carbonation. Smouth roasted coffee malty hinted aroma. Full palate. Finish is strangly bitter hinted with some sweet malty fruity and caramel hinted touches. Very good porter.