taganaya (39) - Greater Manchester, - JUL 11, 2012
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Cask at The Waterhouse, Manchester (jdw). Opaque dark reddish brown w/ thin tan head. Aroma is standard stout. Taste is nothing out of the ordinary either but it comes together particularly well. Malty, chocolatey, fruity (cherry), nice lingering bitterness. Well balanced.
BeerViking (3171) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 31, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Express, OK that is dry! Black, with a little cocoa on the nose, a dry and lightly spicy body, faint hints of red fruit and milk chocolate, a little burnt cocoa, and then a firmly dry-bitter finish.
chrisv10 (12658) - DENMARK - JUL 18, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap. Clear very dark brown with small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee and caramel. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, caramel, medium sweet, hop, little liquroice and a little bitter.
jamesie1857 (1665) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
500ml bottle from Booths Windermere - Deep brown body with a finger of dense tan head and good lacing. Nose of roasted malt and coffee with a hint of toffee. Taste is roasty with a bit of sweetness and some coffee and cocoa flavours. Decent enough stout.
VsXsV (2825) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 28, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught. Opaque black liquid with medium light tan head. Aroma of coffee, toast, roasted malt, light ash, licorice and grassy hops. Taste is dry and light to medium bitter with notes of coffee, roasted malt and ash. Light to medium bodied with medium carbonation. Decent.
redders1974 (346) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - JUN 7, 2015
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at port street beernhouse coffee dominates the taste quoite sweet drink
jjsint (1398) - Ely, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - APR 28, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Keg at the Moo Bar, Carlisle. Brownish black with a small creamy head. Nutty and herbal aroma. Clean bittersweet taste with a shortish finish, carrying notes of coffee and vanilla. Uncomplicated but very tasty.
ladnewton (1616) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 22, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Cask at Craft Beer Co, Clerkenwell on 22nd February 2015. Black with pale tan head and partial lacing. Roasty aroma with intense coffee and bitter chocolate. Roast coffee, bitter chocolate and smoky touch in-mouth. Rich roasty finish, increasingly bitter. Full-bodied with engaging texture.
Stuu666 (6530) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 2, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Keg at the hanging bat. Pours black, chocolate coffee nose, taste is chocolate and coffee with caramel, smooth dry toffee.
47574xeCD (651) - God’s Country, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at The Hail to the Ale Micropub in Wolverhampton.
Excellent stuff ! Deep dark brown stout with a nice tan head that stays the duration (which wasn’t long!). Sweet chocolate, Cocoa and roasted malts aroma and taste, very good stout.
JohnRMurdoch (3790) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - NOV 28, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ The State Bar. Almost black, reasonable head. Grassy coffee aroma. Leafy coffee flavour. Bitter sweet spicy aftertaste Average stout.