Yves (2094) - 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.
Joeh (2038) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2005
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
UPDATED: JAN 14, 2005 Rating #1049. Cask conditioned at the Wenlock Arms, London. With Duff and Chris_o. Dark, full bodied and chocolately porter. Fairly fruity and sweet and tangy. Fruity, thick and slightly roasty. Best beer of the night.
dirtymike (2016) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - NOV 15, 2005
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Brewtopia 11/12/05 Cask Deep brown with ruby highlights and a small off-white head. Fruity,chocolate and roasted malt compliment eachother.
thomat (1996) - 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.
evergreen0199 (1942) - 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.
Alphadelic (1751) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 18, 2010
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Thick, light but with a dryness from the flowery hops. Sweet malt lovely really very floral.
sm89walt (1750) - Northern Beaches, Sydney, AUSTRALIA - NOV 26, 2009
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask - Dartford WMC. Very dark brown, a fine, bubbly beige head rests on top. Good coffee, roasted malt, and dark chocolate on the nose. Dry, roasty, bitter coffee & chocolate flavours with a nutty tone, malty dark fruits, a bit of acidity & liquorice. Smooth on the tongue with a lasting dry roasted finish, a medium body and low carbonation.
JK54B (1539) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 18, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask Real Ale at Urhos. Pale head large bubbles. Dark reddish black colour. Mild nose.Fullfilled malty slightly sweet and bitter taste. Some coffeyness.
wheresthepath (1524) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - NOV 30, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
[Gravity cask at Milton Keynes beerfest] Smokey, dry, comforting, but lacks depth for something of this ABV
dynamiteninja (1475) - Richmond, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 8, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask. The Pub, Leicester. Medium off-white head, very dark brown body. Weak grassy hop, weak chocolate, weak coffee, some roastiness, berry fruits, blackcurrant, sulphur, burnt toffee. Good dose of bitterness. Dry finish. Soft mouhtfeel.