troopie (2292) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - APR 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
An ugly good tasting stout. Black with no head. No lacing. Faint aroma, a little raisin. Flavour is very full, coffee, chocolate, raisin and malt with a good malty finish. Enough bitterness to keep everything from getting too sweet.
Theydon_Bois (8294) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 26, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Fifth Quadrant (NOL) - 07/11/12.
Mid black with a good creamy looking tan head.
Nose is light roast malt, mineral and light metallic tones.
Tastes of roast malt, chocolate, dry and bitter, touch of liqourice, light mineral notes.
Medium bodied with soft carbonation, leading to a dry finish,
Decent enough stout.