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Nine Standards Double Standard

Brewed by Settle
Style: Porter
Settle, England


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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.32/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned.
A flavourful rich creamy robust porter with a heady mixture of rich coffee and smooth caramel with smoky undertones.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
deanso (8285) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 23, 2015
50cl courtesy of and shared with Sic1314. Thin tan ring head. Clear deep amber pour. Lots of coffee. A lovely porter

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kermis (9880) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 23, 2015
Bottle shared. Pours dark brown with a medium beige head. Aroma of toffee, caramel, cocoa, a little burnt malt, light coffee and a little lactose note. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter. Light medium bodied with very soft carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sic1314 (4775) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 23, 2015
Poured dark brown with a frothy tan head. Aroma of sweet berries, sweet malt. Light to medium body, flavour of light coffee, cocoa powder, berries.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (43166) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 30, 2014

Bottle 500ml. @ [ (pre-Christmas tasting ) by chriso - London ].

[ As Nine Standards Double Standard ].
Clear dark red brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to light beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, soy sauce. Flavour is moderate to light light heavy sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average to long duration, roasted, sweet dark malt, ash. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20141207]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
teorn88 (5860) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2014
Bottle at Chriso’s Christmas tasting, London. It pours a clean brown color with a small tan head. Aroma is roasty and medium sweet. Taste is lightly sweet, with notes of roasted bread, marmalade and caramel. Light bodied with soft carbonation. Overall, decent porter

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (17799) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2014
Bottle shared at chriso’s pre-Christmas tasting. Pours clear brown with a creamy beige head. The nose has a lot of milk chocolate, mild roast, dark fruits. Light-medium sweet flavor with a bit of char roast, some smoke, dusty cocoa, earth. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Dry and fairly bitter to finish with bittersweet cocoa, moderate roast, further earth. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (8283) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2014
Bottle shared at chriso’s winter tasting 8/12/2014. Mahogany brown coloured pour with a thin lasting cream coloured head. Aroma is nutty soft roast, mineral and light berry. Flavour is composed of brown malts, nuts, red current berry and some lactose sugars. Lingering soft chocroast. Palate is semi sweet, soft carbonation. Some lactose. Pretty tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (20430) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 7, 2014
Bottle at chrisO... Deep black... Thin tan lacing... Soft dry chocolate roast malts... Dark roast.. Dark chocolate.. Soft mellow malts.. Light bitter roast

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (9040) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 16, 2014
Cask at The Guildford Arms. Pours clear dark brown, thin off-white head. Chocolate and liquorice on the aroma, taste is light sweet chocolate. Quite a thin body, cocoa bitter finish. OK.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AshtonMcCobb (4993) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 14, 2014
On cask at the Guildford Arms. Appearance - opaque brown to black with a lovely fawn head. Nose - dark chocolate with an edge of liquorice or even charcoal. Taste - dark chocolate confirmed but less of the drier notes from the nose. Palate - medium bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly good finish. Overall - yeah an enjoyable porter.

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