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We are proud offer one of the few surviving examples of this traditional English style sweet stout. A bold, dark ale bursting with roasted barley dryness and mellowed by hints of chocolate and coffee.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (31793) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2012
12 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is dark malty, hard roasted and dark breadish. Quite bitter, hardroasted bitter to citric/acidic. Solid roasted dark malty flavoured. Bitetr and dark finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ungstrup (29824) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 22, 2004
UPDATED: JAN 1, 2007 A pitch black beer with a small brown head. The aroma is sweet with notes of chocolate, coffee, and roasted malt. The flavor is slightly sour with powerful notes of roasted malt, chocolate, and coffee on a dry background.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2012
Bottle 35,5 cl. Courtesy of nimbleprop. Pours a deep dark brown with a reddish hue and a beige head. Dark dried fruits in the nose and subtle roastiness. Medium body, sweet roast, dark dried fruits and a woody edge. 140212

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (21497) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 17, 2012
Bottle at Papsø. Clear red-brown coloured with a small beige head. Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel and dark chocolate with notes of roasted barley. Light roasted flavour of caramel, dark chocolate and oak. Roasted finish.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
omhper (19932) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAY 7, 2004
Bottled. Very black with creamy off white head. A nose full of chocolate and café au lait. Sweet with soft, filling, malty but clean mouthfeel, and a salty bitter finish with some pleasant grassy hops. Well balanced and really enjoyable.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (17520) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 12, 2011
Draft @ The Pig+Fish, Rehoboth Beach, DE. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chocoalte aroma. Roasted malty sweetish milk chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty sweetish chocoalte finish.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
madmitch76 (16098) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2013
9th December 2013
Tasting at Bruce’s pad. Thanks to Colin. Almost clear dark brown beer with a small pale cream coloured head. Palate is light, airy and a little soft. Light airy malt, touch of roast. Dry lactose. Finishes airy and dry. Meh!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theis (13777) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 21, 2012
Bottle at Papsø - Thanks. Black - offwhite edges. Lactose dryness, milkey, ok burned, bitterness, bitter burned, ok acid, berries, dryness herbal notes.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (13196) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 4, 2010
Bottle. Completely black, large brown head with great retention. Aroma of powdered milk chocolate and subtle brandy. Taste is dark fruits, primarily prunes, dark milk chocolate, raisins. Medium body. Nice example of the style.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 21, 2005
(Bottle) Pours a black (opaque) body with an average light brown head. Aroma of lactic, roasted malt, coffee, and chocolate. Creamy mouthfeel. Flavor of milkiness, coffee, roasted malt, and some chocolate.


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