anders37 (14720) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 14, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig ’13. Pours a black color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty spicy yeasty caramel aroma. Roasted malty spicy weak yeasty caramel flavor. Has a roasted malty spicy caramel finish.
mR_fr0g (1386) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 12, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig 2013. Chestnut borwn pour with a persistent grey head. Soft roast and booze. Some wood. Pretty tasty.
MarcoDL (944) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 7, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Imperial stout with strong notes of dark roasted coffee and wood. Yet despite of the dominant tastes, it still has a nice softness. Well balanced and delicious beer.
Theydon_Bois (5278) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig 2013, 10/08/13. Batch 01 White.
Mahogony brown with a thin light tan covering.
Nose carries oxidised notes, earthy, cocoa powder.
Taste comprises dark fruits, bready malts, light roast, brown sugars, light chcocolate.
Medium bodied with bite, fine carbonation, dry roasted finale.
Ok stuff but low down the list of impys!
madmitch76 (12141) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 26, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
10th August 2013
ChrisO’s Pre GBBF ’Are You Scottish?’ tasting. Almost clear dark brown beer. Little pale tan head. Light dry palate. Bourbon malt and a floral note. Touch of papery dryness. Not bad.
Scopey (4612) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig 2013. It pours opaque dark brown with a small light tan head. The nose is roasty, earth, wood, white wine, juicy, raisin, sultana and brown sugar. The taste is roasted malt, earth, coffee, toast, chocolate, wood, prune, toffee, red grape and vinous notes. Medium-full body and moderate carbonation. Nice depth and fruitiness. Tasty.
EdKing (1546) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle shared at ChrisO’s pre-GBBF 2013 Shindig. Dark brown cloudy, thin off white head. Nose is dark malty, dark fruit, dried date, chocolate, vanilla. Taste is light roasted malt, chocoate, dark fruits, dried fruits. Quite smooth and not overpowering, but nicely balanced sweet malt and dark fruits.
harrisoni (12068) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
At Chriso pre GBBF Shindig 2013. Dark mahogany colour. Lasting beige head. Very drinkable very likeable. Good chocolate. Good.
yespr (28627) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 10, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
75 cl bottle. Pours hazy brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malty, breadish and light caramelish. Bitter, dark malty, chocolate and roasted. Lingering roasted and chocolate malty finish. Light phenolic note. Smooth dark malty finish.
fonefan (31767) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle 750ml. @ home.
[ Trade by Countbeer ]. Clear dark black brown colour with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, coffee, vanilla, licorice. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, licorice, dark malt, chocolate, alcohol. Body is medium to full, texture is creamy, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light alcoholic.