yespr (33864) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 6, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From tap at the brewpub. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is dark roasted malty, slight liqourice and dark breadish. Bitter, herbal and slight spiced to a toffee dry dark malty flavoured. Bitter and dark roasted malty finish.
Travlr (14768) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - APR 7, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at the source. Dark maroon color, bright tan edge head. Aroma pf dark cocoa. Taste is peppery coffee.
bu11zeye (12109) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - APR 20, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught) Pours a dark brown body with a medium beige head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, bread, and nuts. Flavor of cocoa, roasted malt, raisins, and dates.
argo0 (11908) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 27, 2003
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
(SCBE2003): Clear chestnut with medium beige head. Aroma is meidum sweet caramel, slightly earthy. Taste is light sweet, caramel, earthy, with lightly earthy bitter finish. Watery medium body.
Theydon_Bois (11607) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 12, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at Nodding Head, PHL, 26/11/13.
Extremely dark mahogony brown with a moderate light tan covering.
Nose is dark toffee, dark malts, nutty tones, light cocoa, vanilla.
Taste comprises orchard fruit, earthy, brown sugar, brown bread dough, nutty twang.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, dry mellow finale.
jcwattsrugger (11348) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 25, 2006
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
on tap-pours a tan head that laces with dark brown color with red tint. Aroma is dark malt-roasty/chocolate. Taste is dark malt-roasty/chocolate, sweet. Minimum carbonation/mild effervescence.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
clear dark brown, wispy white head,
rich dry chocolate aroma with light earthyness,
rich dark chocolate flavor, touch of sweetness brings out the chocolate, well balance by light earthy hops,
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (10536) - San Diego, California, USA - JUN 26, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at the source. Pours clear dark brown with a small, fizzy light tan head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is chocolate, nutty and cookie malt with dates. Flavor is moderate malt, light hops and bitterness with dark fruits and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.
hopdog (9570) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 19, 2004
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap. Poured a dark brown with a tan head. Malty and nutty aroma and tastes. Average brown ale.
Sammy (9268) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 13, 2005
3.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
very drinkable session ale. I seem to have enjoyed it far better than people in 2003 and 2004. So perhaps they have tinkered with it. Rich malt with some bitterness. Dark brown and lace.