viktorvee (510) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Chocolate and blackberry taste - dark colour like cola, modest carbonation, looks like a porter but the bottle describes it as a red ale. Tastes like a porter with some caramel and lightly sour notes, pretty good.
shoulderbroken (2476) - Tokyo, JAPAN - FEB 2, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Southampton Arms. Dark brown with almost no head. Aroma is dark fruit, and a bit of sweet maltiness. Bit grainy too. Taste is much the same, sweet and fruity. Bit of sugarry tea, and lots of oat. Maybe some liquorice. Texture a bit oily. Not bad.
SaintMatty (5768) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 7, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask (Cricketer’s, Southampton) - Dark brown with red tinges. Dried fruit and marzipan in the aroma. Liquorice, roasted malt and chocolate in the taste. The finish is fruity and roasted.
yespr (33802) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 15, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From cask at Market Porter. Pours clear and golden deep amber with a small white head. Aroma is roasted dark malty and slight breadish. Light caramelish. Mild yeasty fruity. Caramelish and slight fruity flavoured. Bitter and dry roasted malty finish.
thepegjett (1260) - Cambridge (via Winnipeg), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2011
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
A - roasted caramel and chocolate
A - mid brown with frothy head
T - light sweet with roasted bitter
P - mid
O - alright
imdownthepub (11130) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned at The Turf Tavern, Oxford. Tawny to chestnut with white head. Good fuller type premium bitter with a berry fruitiness and a goodly taste of alcohol. Plenty of body with grainy malt notes. Pretty decent.
anders37 (18688) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 8, 2009
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ The Old WEllington Inn, Manchester M3. Pours a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Has a slightly roasted malty aroma with hints of caramel. Roasted malty slightly smokey flavor with hints of caramel and chocolate. Has a roasted malty caramel finish.
fonefan (37673) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 25, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask (handpump) @ The Masque Haunt, Greater London, England EC1.
Clear medium brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, caramel, chocolate, coffee, vanilla notes. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is sof to flat. 
cgarvieuk (16286) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 1, 2007
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
dark brown colored ale, with a light malt nose, and a rich fullt fruit malt flavour .
DJMonarch (9162) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 10, 2007
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask Stillage at the New Century Hall, Manchester 17/01/2007
Floral aroma. Mid brown coloured and hoppy with a very dry crisp malt finish.