Bloekie (210) - BELGIUM - SEP 6, 2009
2.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Dutch coffeeshop-aroma. Very strong earthy-flavour. Not my cup of "tea".
evergreen0199 (1832) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 4, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at The Old Fountain, Old Street, London. A dark brown coloured pour with a small off white head. Roasty, malty aroma. Tastes of coffee, chocolate, rather bitter, roasty. Decent enough porter from Marble.
Ungstrup (28458) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 10, 2010
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Marble Arch. A brown beer with a red shine under a thin tan head. The aroma has notes of sweet and roasted malt as well as lighter notes of soy sauce and chocolate. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of roasted malt, leading to a dry, bitter, and roasted finish. The body is light.
ladnewton (1325) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 8, 2010
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Cask at the Hillsborough Hotel, Sheffield on 7th February 2010. Dark brown with an off white head leaving strong lacing. Caramel and roast malt aromas. Bournville bitter chocolate burst along with a few raspberry notes before a bitter, dry finish. Well crafted and never overly sweet.
pivnizub (8588) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - SEP 18, 2009
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle:Deep amber coloured, stable creamy off-white head; dry chocolatey and roasty nose with some fruits underneath; dryish bitter flavour, medium bodied, quite smooth; solid dry roasty and chocolatey finish, balanced by some fruitiness. Very, very good........
anders37 (15578) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 12, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours a dark brown color with a small off-whitehead. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma. Roasted malty chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish with some bitterness in the aftertaste.
DSG (5022) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - SEP 15, 2009
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: FEB 11, 2010 [9/5/09] Bottle sample during LCRBM at Kulminator in Antwerp. Black-colored. Aroma of heavily roasted malt, dark chocolate and espresso. Bitter coffee flavor with chocolate, light nutty notes and a bit of fruitiness. Medium to full-bodied.
kappldav123 (4593) - Nordhausen, GERMANY - SEP 9, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
LCRBM 2009. Bottle looks very simple. Beer in the glass deep black. Roasty aroma. Starts very roasty-malty, smoky, notes of chocolate and liquorice. Finish milder, but warming aftertaste. Good.
reserva (30) - Oud-Turnhout, BELGIUM - SEP 7, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
black, tan foam, coffee, roasty, light sweetness, medium bitterness, full body, average carbonation, bitter, mokka finish
BartC (726) - Lichtaart, BELGIUM - SEP 7, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Almost black colored beer. Although the beer is called marble chocolate, I sence more mocca than coffee. Very one-dimensional.