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Moorhouses Black Cat (Cask)

Brewed by Moorhouses
Style: Mild Ale
Burnley, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 91   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   EST. CALORIES: 102   ABV: 3.4%
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Cask: Regular.
Dark, refreshing beer with a distinct chocolate malt flavour and a smooth hoppy finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
The_Osprey (2499) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 25, 2015
Gravity cask at Bree Louise, 3.4%. Very dark brown, small bubbly tan head. Aroma is light, watery, some smoke, subtle sweet malts. Body is medium, low carbonation, watery smooth. Taste is molasses, touch of smoke, finishes sweet, no bitterness as you’d expect for the style. Subtle sweet and smokey beer. The pleasant flavour makes up for the watery body and lack of aroma.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TET (1903) - FINLAND - FEB 13, 2015
A colablack beer with an almost medium and beige head. The aroma is balanced mix of roastiness, coffee and chocolate. Surprisingly rich. Taste is also nice, roastiness, some coffee, hint of chocolate. Unfortunately, the light body is disturbing in the taste, low carbonation. Tasteful and easy beer with a rich flavours.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichTheVillan (3899) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 15, 2014
Cask at Old Joint Stock; dark brown pour with a bubbly tan head, coffee and roast malt aroma, taste has light malts, some biscuit, milk chocolate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SaintMatty (5708) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAY 30, 2014
Cask (Rose of England, Nottingham) - Very dark with some red tinges. Cocoa, roasted malt and blackberries in the aroma. Blackcurrant, blackberries, roasted malt and raisins feature in the taste. A very good mild.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DandyLion (518) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 20, 2014
Cask @ The Clarendon, Leicester. Ooh it's malty. Dark black colour. Roasted coffee aroma, malty malty taste with a hint of bitterness. Slightly sweet. Easy drinking mild. It's right nice like. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (1418) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2014
It’s rare to see a good mild these days. And I liked this one. Dark mahogany colour, with a slightly sweet aroma. Taste roasted malt and toast. A little watery maybe but a nice find.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
prawlie (1227) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2013
Half pint at York Tap. Very dark brown with a nice creamy head. Smooth light roast, chocolatey and sweet. Light roast malt aroma. Quite nice, could be a good session tipple.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
back (1413) - Holstebro, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2013
Sort skum råhvid Kaffe træ brændt citrus Bitter moderate Sur lidt Vanded flad @gbbf ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TimE (3620) - Tokyo, JAPAN - AUG 10, 2013
Med dark brown color. Very strong woody and chocolate character that I didn’t really care for. Malty, dry, not very subtle and not to my taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SarkyNorthener (2619) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2013
Cask@the bell. Walsall. Reddish black beer with small head and excellent lacing. Aroma of roast coffee. Taste is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee and some sweetness. Very good mild.

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