imdownthepub (9163) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 20, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask conditioned at York Beer Fest ’13. Black with cream head. Quite a sweetish beer, some caramel, some toffee a hint of roasty malts although a touch thin on the palate. There is a late coffee note. It’s ok.
maeib (8051) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - MAY 14, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask conditioned gravity dispense Banbury Beer Festival 10/05/13. A black beer with a little beige ring of head. A dry and roasty nose. A good porter with nice chocolate notes in the mouth.
niquillis (771) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - APR 7, 2013
2.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
On cask at the Croglin Castle Hotel, Kirkby Stephen. It certainly looks the part, pours black with a tan head. Far too sweet and sickly for a porter, thin and flat. Very disappointed.
dynamiteninja (1286) - Richmond, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 28, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask conditioned at the Ralph. black body with a thin tan head.coffee and choxolate liquers. turkish delight. very aatringent. bitter fibish. smoky. soft mouthfeel.