Brewed by Ramsgate
Style: Stout
Broadstairs, England


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RATINGS: 89   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Cask; Status uncertain. Also bottle conditioned.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Keeper (252) - Milano, ITALY - JAN 26, 2013
On the tap. Velvety taste, soft and perfumed foam, not perceived as much alcoholic despite the %

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sic1314 (4019) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - NOV 25, 2012
On cask in the Wildeman. Poured deep black with very little head. Aroma of very dark chocolate and some roast malt. Quite weak bodied, but the flavour of chocolate, coffee and roast malt with a hint of liquorice more than compensate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Borresteijn (5068) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - NOV 22, 2012
Cask at In de Wildeman. Black colour, no head. Aroma of hard roasted malts, cold coffee, toffee. Flavour is medium sweet, toffee, hard roasted malts, coffee, liqourice, bitter roasted malty finish. Medium-bodied, soft mouthfeel. Very tasty stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PotjeBier (1779) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - NOV 22, 2012
Cask @ In De Wildeman. Deep dark color, but not quite opaque. No head to speak of. Aroma’s: roasted/gebrand, sweet drop/licorice, cocoa. Flavor is medium sweet, roasted. Body is medium. Still quite some carbonation. Finishes fairly dry, roasted (some ash) and medium bitter. Really nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (12615) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2012
Bottle at home in London. Pours clear, red-brown with a small, beige foam head. Dry, ashy roast nose. Light to medium sweet flavor, more ash, light roast, light baking cocoa, mellow earthy bitterness. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Semi-dry finish with plenty of baking cocoa, restrained roasted malts, some dried cherries, light bitterness. Very pleasant stout, though certainly not a super complex beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
snzcujo (282) - RUSSIA - NOV 4, 2012
Tasted on tap @Grove Inn, Huddersfield, on 03/11/2012. Pours sticky black with a lovely 1/2 inch beige head. Aroma is faint, roasted malts. Mouthfeel is a bit silky smooth, medium-to-low carbonation level. Taste is just normal, no surprises, medium acidic, again roasted tones and a hint of vanilla in the back. An ok beer, definitely could be better for its 6,2% alc. Neutral. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
FatPhil (9817) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 28, 2012
Bottle (Botle Shop, Canterbury) batch 200OS02 bottled 10may2012, bb+1y.
Sweet roast, touch of choc and some ligher esters in the aroma. Some sharpness too. Jet black, large tight spongy head. Full sweet refreshing palate, pleasantly crisp carbonation. Both a sweet chocolatey side to the roast, but also a little bit of dryness and stale coffe later. Some mineraliness in places fleetingly, and the estery side fortunately stays. Covers 6.2% well, doesn’t seem stronger than a sessionable one. Finish is mostly chocolate malts. Full and lush - very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (16546) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2012
24th March 2010
Opaque black beer. Mild dark malt nose. Quite a crisp palate for a stout. Light as well. A little lactose sweetness well blended with the dark malt. Not dry or bitter. Fresh tasting and minerally. More Porter than Stout for me but light and drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sebletitje (7029) - Enghien, BELGIUM - JUN 9, 2012
Cask @ Brussels British Embassy Jubilee garden party. Thanks Cécile. Brune foncée allant sur le noir, col léger beige laissant une fine pellicule sur le verre. Arôme est malté grillé avec un fin bouquet d’écume maritime et salin. En bouche, malt grillé, sur un léger chocolat palais épais et crémeux laissant une pointe minérale. Garde ce profile stout anglais avec une fin couche d’amertume persistante en fin de bouche.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (20326) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - DEC 20, 2011
Bottled at chriso´s. Near black, small head. Fruity coffee aroma. Mid sweet with medium body and clean, rounded mouthfeel. Mid intensity flavour of chocolate and prunes, some ashy bitterness.

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