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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3/5   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
Brewed for the Singapore market only. Formerly 8%, since lowered.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (7661) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - JUN 10, 2013
Big thanks to douglas88 for hosting and opening this cool brew. The can pours with a dark molasses sort of look supporting a tan head of foam. The aroma offers up sweetness, black strap molasses, a light sour mash sensation and then some dark roasted malts. The taste has a pleasing mix of brown sugar like sweetness, a quick sour mash note, a light degree of sweet dark fruity esters and a dash of lactose. These notes come together pretty well.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pyobon (1180) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUN 28, 2015
(Can) Looks like they have dropped the ABV again - mine says 5.5%. Black with rather short lived tan head. Aroma of dark roast malt, chocolate and seaweed. Medium body with plenty of carbonation. Pleasantly sweet to start with notes of dark chocolate, bitterness steadily develops for a long finish. Pleasant but not exceptional.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
anstei (522) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - APR 22, 2015
640ml bottle. Pours black with a big head, less dense than the original Guinness, but still sticky. Slight roast notes in the aroma. Taste of liquorice and burnt chocolate, bitter. Unsatisfying finish for this rather big taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borup (8977) - Albertslund, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2014
33 cl. can. Black with a beige head. Aroma and flavour of roasted malt, caramel, coffee and dried fruit.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cantabrian (959) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 20, 2014
I had it from a 320 ml can, on a Singapore airlines flight. Great to know they have stouts in such flights – and they had the ABC stout too (their “Selection of International Beers” does not go beyond the exciting frontiers of Heineken and Tiger). Unfortunately the stout was neglected, as they had not chilled it. At room temperature it was still nice, black with a very bubbly head, medium bodied and quite blunt, roasted malts, unripe coffee berries, an acidic character and a dry finish. It did feel more like a dry stout.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
aaronwee86 (2) - - JUN 1, 2014 does not count
Decent stout, quite full bodied for a mass market beer. The raisiny flavour kind of overpowers the chocolate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (13324) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 30, 2014
Can. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, hop, coffee. Flavour is roasted malt, , hop, coffee, berries. Medium body. Ordinary beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
fonefan (40504) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 19, 2014

Can 320ml.

ABV: 6.8%. Clear medium to dark brown colour with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, sweet malt, dark malt, sugary, sweet roasted and caramel. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet with a long duration, sweet malt, sugary, roasted, sweet burnt malt, burnt sugar bitter, vegetable notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20131123]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bamsen78 (4605) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2013
Can @ Scooper Tasting in Ulfborg. Pours cloudy very dark brown with small tan head. Dark, fruity and malty aroma with notes of caramel. Sweetish flavour of fruit and malt, with sourosh notes of coffee and a roasty touch. Bitter aftertaste with subtle sweetish notes. OK but nothinf really impressive.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Meilby (9999) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 23, 2013
Can 320ml @ fonefan
Pours clear dark brown with a light tan head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt, chocolate and lots of licorice. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a long licorice finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Dedollewaitor (14915) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2013
Can @ Invasion U.S.A, Ulfborg 2013. Pours nearly black with a small creamy head. Sewer water, dusty coffee, vague roast and lots of syrup and brown sugar.

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