RateBeer
overall
99
96
style
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 642   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9/5   EST. CALORIES: 345   ABV: 11.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Shall one compare thee to a fair beer, Not even this perfect porter before thou will do thee justice. Thou art more complex, brave and cunning. Thou have changed more than a brew will ever. Thou may be lil’, but thy mind is greater than words can speak and beer will ever taste.


3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jimbo2 (161) - DENMARK - JUN 27, 2016
Very decent, but too high ratings. Not much aroma, very straight forward taste, malty, some woodyness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scrumpy369 (438) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUN 3, 2016
On tap at eleszto importer. Pitch black colour small brown head disappears almost instantly. Nose is dried fruits with some soysuce in the background. Taste is medium high sweetness wih strong dried fruits and molasses. Almost too geil. Full creamy mouthfeel, well hidden alcohol. A little bit more bitterness could balace it out better imo.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
bbllmm (47) - Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL - MAY 29, 2016
Pours pitch black almost no foam. No nose! In mouth good chocolate and coffee, a touch (tiny) of licorice and dried black plums. Great beer, well balanced, easy drinking, very mild sweetness.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
__Rb81 (636) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 21, 2016
Draft at Craft and Draft, Amsterdam. Black with a tan head. Sweet aroma of dark chocolate, roasted malts, coffee. Taste is moderate to heavy sweet,moderate bitter, dark chocolate, roasted malts, alcohol. Sweet bitter chocolate aftertaste. Nice.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
KarlPopper (69) - Krakow, POLAND - MAY 17, 2016
Intensive aroma with melanoidines, smoked plum, coffee, cocoa cake, great baltic porter notes. Mouthfeel is thick, full and sweet but this sweetness increases the experience of beer being full bodied. An extremely enjoyable beer with no hints of alcohol, complex and very well drinkable. One of best porters I have ever drunk

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Cybercat (5045) - Georgia, USA - MAY 14, 2016
Taps rich coffee sable with a fair tan head. Aroma delivers roast malt, coffee, and barleywine-like fruity tones. Flavor presents roast malt, coffee, woody, fruity, and subtle semi-sweet chocolate notes. Body is firm, fizz is OK. Get a lil’ B in your tummy.
Earlier Rating: 1/14/2016 Total Score: 4
Pours deep sable with a thick and persistent tan head. Aroma is not strong, but presents promising toasty malt, fruity and woody notes. Flavor delivers more than what the aroma promises - molasses, roast malt, slightly charred hops, hints of pear and licorice. And a sneaky alcohol bite. Mouthfeel features firm, viscous body and good fizz. No lil’ beer, a worthy one.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jsnicholas (513) - Woodinville, Washington, USA - MAY 4, 2016
Bottle (12oz) Dark brown with little head. Dark fruit, dark chocolate with some bitter ness in the end. Full bodied, light carbonation. Some coffee too seems to l inger.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Fullpintofbeer (176) - Bristol, Somerset, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2016
Bottle from Brew Bristol. Appearance: medium brown head, very dark brown colour, almost black. Aroma: dry plums, coffee, vanila, dark chocolate, roast. Taste: sweetness of fruits, then bitterness of coffee and chocolate, amazing! Palate: full bodied, thick, long finish, well balanced, although a bit of alcohol, average carbonation. Overall: Wow! Very drinkable, fantastic beer, love it!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrOrla (2179) - Odense C, DENMARK - APR 16, 2016
Bottle. Pours black with a brown head. Aroma of chocolate, light roast, licorice, light vanilla sweet notes, molasses, sweet caramel. Taste is very sweet, toffee, molasses, sweet, licorice. Very sweet, but balanced and very drinkable. Nice

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rougeau13 (2543) - Richmond, Texas, USA - APR 15, 2016
Bottle from whole foods. Black with a brown head. Aroma of dark fruit, wood, roast, and molasses. Medium-full bodied. Sweet, fruity, roasty, and a little spiced tasting. Very good.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2  3  4 5 6 » 65


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50