MisoW (1994) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - FEB 24, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Euroswap by _angst_, many thanks. Pours deep brown color, beige head. Aroma of coffee, chocolate, raisins. Taste is sweet, lightly bitter, coffee, chocolate, roasted malt. Nice coffee bittersweet finish.
minutemat (1944) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
330ml bottle, thanks to Garlic of Doom. Pours very dark with big tan head. Beautiful Swedish porter with a lovely grainy aroma and big roasted malts in the taste and lots of cocoa notes. Very enjoyable this.
HoppyBudgie (812) - SOLA, NORWAY - FEB 21, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Aroma is roasted malt, toffee, chocolate and smoke. Flavour is dry roasted malt, smoke, cold coffee and chocolate.
2013 after a year in caller. This is candy, evenings best. Chocolaty delight
pushkinwow (2164) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 7, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
33cl bottle from Winter Secret Santa 2014. Black with a thin dark tan head. Smoked malt with some chocolate, roasted coffee, hint of vanilla, moderate body and carbonation, quite bitter, somewhat fruit on the palate with burnt chocolate malt and some boozy notes.
shoulderbroken (2379) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JAN 15, 2015
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Keg at Craft Islington. Roasty, smoky, chilli. Taste is interesting, bit of vanilla, roast, light spice. Good stuff.
rouhlas (479) - GREECE - JAN 15, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
330ml bottle. Black color with beige head. Roasted malty aroma, chocolate, coffee, earthy and bready, light hoppy. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma. Medium to full body oily, soft carbonation.
Florya (527) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 15, 2015
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
How: Bottle Appearance: dark amber, small head Aroma: coffee, chocolate, liquorice, spice, Palate: medium body, smooth carbonation.
tandembrauer (379) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JAN 12, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ Cardinal, Stavanger. Pours dark brown with almost no head. Aroma of vanilla, coffee, (bitter) chocolate, alcohol.
madmitch76 (16531) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: JAN 16, 2015 22nd December 2014
Craft Islington. Keg. Clear dark red - brown beer, small pale tan head. Palate is smooth and mildly viscous. Decent fine carbonation. Super smooth dark malts, rich and with a light touch of roast. Nice dark malt cream gives was to luxuriant chocolate covered dark fruits. A mild floral - candy sweetness and mild mocha before a smooth semi dry finish. Very smooth and very drinkable.
Gaultier (607) - SWEDEN - JAN 9, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
@ Nedre Mölla 9/1-14. Bottle from Systembolaget. Roasted malty with quite a lot of chocolate, cacao and coffee, medium sweetness. Body is medium, the finish is roasted malty with notes of chocolate and cacao.