jimmy01 (40) - - FEB 24, 2013
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pours dark brown almost black, with thin white head. Lots of chocolate in aroma. Chocolate is dominant with late sharp bitterness. Full bodied.
TedE (1015) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUN 30, 2016
3.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Schooner on tap @ Hart’s Pub. Very faint malt/cocoa nose. Dark brown/black with thin tan head. Full-bodied, creamy texture. Finish of dark fruit, dark chocolate and a little bitter fruit tang. Quite dry, well made, serious Porter.
mcberko (14665) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 13, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Green Beacon, pours black with a small tan head. Aroma brings out toasted malt and cocoa. Flavour brings out lots of toasted malt and dry cocoa powder. Robust and full-bodied. Very good.
gam (3909) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - SEP 12, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Beige head dark pour medium carbonation aromas mocha coffee malt rich chocolate vanilla cocoa hint fudge touch fruits the flavours rousing rich roast chocolate mocha coffee so smooth hint of fudge lactose vanilla cocoa citrus mild bitter a lot of sweetness brown sugar the finish lovely tasting porter rich malts mild roast goodness fruit taste lasting sweetness milky lactose touch lovely on the palate
gyllenbock (8003) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 15, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at the Brewpub, August 2014. Black with a small tan head. Nicely roasted with chocolate and coffee. The mouthfeel was creamy. The finish was bitter. A tasty one.
StevieT (1627) - AUSTRALIA - MAY 13, 2014
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at The Archive. Pours almost black with a thick tan head that fades quickly, mild chocolate aroma, thick with rich roasted coffee and bitter chocolate flavours. A very nice beer that I’d gladly drink again.
gnoff (9594) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - AUG 23, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught at Green Beacon Brewing Co, Brisbane, on July 20, 2013.
Listed as 5.2% ABV.
Black color, brown head. Sweet, light roasted taste. Roasted aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, medium high bitterness. Sweet, malty, roasted scent.
mkel07 (5226) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - APR 13, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
On tap at Archive Beer Boutique. First beer from Green Beacon and it is a cracker. Deep black colour with what looks to be a big bold strong body. Bitter chocolate aroma with a nice smooth flavour with modest bitterness. All round good beer.