nihtila (1835) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 21, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Stockbridge tap. Pours deep ruby. Nose is dark malts, syrup. Taste is malts, light coffee, bitterish.
jamestulloch (2221) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 21, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at The Stockbridge Tap. Opaque dark brown body with a thin beige head. Light lacing. Aroma of wood, roasted malt and a hint of blackcurrant. Flavour of ash, coffee and berries. Thin body with a watery texture. Faint carbonation prickle. Quite weak, but a decent effort for the strength.
harrisoni (15319) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 3, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask gravity at Firkin Ale House Folkestone, black beer thin off white head. Some milk chocolate touch of coffee. Good dark mild.
gowdy (897) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - JUN 26, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Half pint of cask at FyneFest. Very dark as could be expected. Medium consistency. Not much head.
jmgreenuk (5845) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JUN 20, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines, Birmingham. Poured a murky dark brown with a thin off white head. The aroma is dry coffee mineral malt. The flavour is moderate bitter with a big roasty malt, light smoke, liqourice bitter palate. Medium bodied witn soft carbonation.
Stuu666 (6779) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 14, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at fynefest. Pours deep brown, nose is toffee, malty, nutty, taste is light roast, sweet, thin.
Towey1989 (730) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 6, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Bar Fringe, Manchester. A deep brown colour with a thin beige head. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate, slight fudge and smoke. Taste of roasted malts, smoky bacon crisps, some chocolate, nuts and slight liquorice. Light bodied and a smooth texture. A short roasted smokiness in the finish. A good mild. Roasted, smoky flavour and a decent body.
skortila (4856) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - MAY 29, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled. 50cl sample. The aroma has cocoa, milk chocolate, roast. Black coloured beer with a thin, lasting, beige head. The taste is light bitter, little sweet, has nice creamy chocolate, bit roast. Medium bodied for its ABV. Very easy drinking beer. Pretty good.
niquillis (1846) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at White Star, Stoke. Pours black brown with tan head. Quite thin, malty but pleasantly so, hint of coffee.
ken1 (1311) - DENMARK - MAY 23, 2015
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Aroma: roasted malt and smoke and slight bubblegum.
Flavour: roasted malt with smoke and notes of bubblegum. A watery mouthfeel.
Colour: dark brown with a white head.
From: Tasting at Rasmus40 Mat 2015