Travlr (21446) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 9, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at Beervana. Clear maroon color, small tan head. Aroma of lightly toasted brownies. Taste is lightly spiced brownies and cocoa. Needs a bit more rye.
Leighton (18527) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared during the satellite Travlr 10K tasting at CBC Clerkenwell - London. Pours rich brown with a frothy, tan head. Rich brown bread and chocolate in the aroma. Medium sweet flavor with subtle roast character, toasted brown bread, pleasant cocoa. Medium bodied with fine carbonation and a lightly creamy mouthfeel. Sweet finish with mellow ripening berries and milk chocolate. Nice enough.
Theydon_Bois (16885) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 25, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle thanks to Wingmanwillis, shared at the satellite 10K tasting CBC Clerko, 19/08/14.
Extremely dark mahogany brown with a moderate tan covering that dissipates to spotting and edgework.
Nose is roasted malts, cocoa rub, earthy, brown bread, dark toffee.
Taste comprises chocolate, fruit loaf, tangy dark fruits, light roast, chocolate cake.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close with roasted tones.
Oakes (15651) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 2, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark brown, chocolatey, lightly spicy aroma. Mostly chocolate on the palate, w light spice and chewiness. Good brew. Only a little bit of rye.
Scopey (12511) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 19, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle big thanks to Dave! It pours dark brown with a small beige head. The nose is toasty brown sugar, wood, roasted malt, coffee and dirt. The taste is toasty, earth, coffee, burnt fruit cake, caramel, espresso, wood and light alcohol with a bitter, roasty finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Solid.
gnoff (9569) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2013
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draught as a pot size at Embassy Craft Beer Bar, Brisbane. On July 23, 2013.
As "Little Creatures Single Batch Mr. Obadiah Rye Porter" at 6.9% ABV.
Clear very deep red to black color, brown nice head. Sweet, spicy, roasted, smooth taste. Roasted aftertaste. Smooth, full, thick mouthfeel. Medium bitterness. Sweet, malty, roasted scent. Plenty of lacing left on the glass.
mR_fr0g (9266) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 19, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle share at the satellite 10k tasting at the craft clerko. Caramel brown clear coloured pour with a lasting halo of light tan head. Aroma is caramel, light metal, rusty penny, berry and raisin fruit. Flavour is dirty berry, choc and caramel malt, nice dirty berry. Palate is medium sweet, highish slightly chalky carbonation. Pretty good
jackl (7063) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 17, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ Travlr’s Satellite 10k Shindig. Cheers to whoever brought this along. Brown oily pour. Medium white head. Nose is relatively robust. Chocolate. A bit of soy sauce. Burnt toast. Taste is similar. Umami. Salty chocolate. Toast. Plenty of ash. Dry with a slick oily finish. Medium body, soft carb.
mkel07 (5162) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - AUG 10, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from The Wine Emporium June 2013. Decent porter with black colour and hints of vanilla and toffee. Long dry finish.
gam (3909) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 19, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Big tan head dark pour medium carbonation aromas rich spicy rye chocolate malt liquorice cocoa the flavours dry cocoa rich chocolate liquorice grainy sweetness spicy medium bitter the finish decent porter malt flavours alround good rye taste a treat dry cocoa bitter finish