kenb (1102) - Oregon, USA - OCT 31, 2009
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: NOV 1, 2009 22oz bottle. Rating from memory. Poured a dark brown black wih a huge beige head. Nose is chocolate and roasty. Taste is roasted grains, chocolate, some earthy hops and oats of course. Not real sweet as far as sweet stouts go. Easy drinking though. Body is medium, carbonation is moderate.
guzzler67 (1597) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - NOV 24, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Totally dark appearance with a large tan head and good lacing. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate and coffee. Earthy, creamy flavors of dark chocolate, oatmeal bread and roasted malts. Faint floral hop presence in the aftertaste. Full bodied, modestly carbonated mouthfeel leading to a lingering finish.
Bricks (793) - Delaware, USA - NOV 21, 2015
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Smell of clean, oats, malt. Dark appearance with slight foamy head. Taste is slightly metallic, malt.
Handypaul (346) - - NOV 3, 2015
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from 802. Pours very dark brown with a beige mostly lasting small head that leaves scant lacing. Aroma is roasty malt and a slight moldiness. Medium to heavy sweet and light to medium bitter tastes, average to lively carbo, lots of dark roasted malt, cream and caramel flavor leading to a sticky sweet, lightly bitter finish.
melush (1600) - SPAIN - NOV 1, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle 65cl / Botella 65cl.
@ Spirits of St Germaine, Anaheim, CA, USA.
A: Black / Negro.
T/S: Roasted malt, sweet, chocolate, coffee / Malta tostada, dulce, chocolate, cafe.
malrubius (2241) - Springfield, Vermont, USA - OCT 21, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Brewfest. Black with tan head and lace. Tangy oaty aroma with some dark roasted espresso and ripe plummy aroma. Very roasted nuts and plums tangy oats sweetness and breadiness (aroma) with bitter roasted nuts and ashy notes in finish. Medium body. Fairly aggressively bitter for an oatmeal stout, but still quite good.
Gruffyboy (38) - - OCT 8, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark pour from bottle to tulip. Toasty coffee chocolate aroma. Smooth taste that has a pleasant dryness to it. V good brewski
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
BroadestTom (261) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 22, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Aroma caramel, chocolate, coffee, nuts, roasty,
Appearance black, tan foam, brown foam,
Taste medium sweetness, lightly bitter,
Palate medium body, average carbonation, bitter,
Overall a really nice roasty flavor that is enjoyable on the tongue. I would suggest this beer to a friend
zvsn (1189) - ISRAEL - AUG 18, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle sample at a tasting. Thanks DSG. Pours brown-black with a nice tan head. Aroma of coffee, chocolate, cocoa, mocha, dried fruits. Sweet, chocolate, toffee, cocoa and roasted flavors. Medium-bodied, smooth and pleasant. Great beer.
rayaron (877) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - AUG 17, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Tom Lís place. Thanks DSG. Deep brown with medium brown head. Aroma of milk chocolate, some coffee, somewhat cidery and creamy. Sweetish flavor, notes of sourish apple, cidery, notes of coffee, some roastiness, light bitterness, a bit sticky. Moderate carbonation, medium-bodied. Very nice.
DSG (9318) - Tel Aviv, - AUG 17, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at a tasting at Tom Lís place. Black with a tan head. Great aroma of dark chocolate and some roast. Sweetish flavor with dark chocolate, roast, a bit of coffee, a smoky note, and a bitterish finish. Medium-bodied. Very good.