joergen (25604) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at På Besök.
Black coloured with a small beige head.
Roasted aroma of oat, metal and liquorice.
Roasted flavour of caramel, liquorice and chocolate.
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 18, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 50 cl. Pours black and opaque with a creamy beige head. Sweetish vanilla aroma combined with subtle roast. Medium body, again plenty of sweet vanillaish roast and some friendly phenols and sweet licorice. Hardly any bitterness. 100312
omhper (22902) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Oliver Twist, Stockholm. Black, small beige head. Aroma of coffee, chocolate pudding and wet towel. Mid sweet with voloptious, well rounded body. Treacle and sweet licorice, mild salty bitterness. Well balanced retro porter.
anders37 (22307) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 1, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft @ Bishops Arms Savoy, Malmö. Pours a black color with a longlasting small off-white head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma. Roasted malty bitter chocolate flavor with hints of licorice. Has a roasted malty fruity chocolate and caramel finish.
fiulijn (18446) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 7, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Handpump at Bishop’s Arms, Malmö, Gustav Adolf Torg
Black color, with too much foam (the serving method is not the best probably). Strong smell of yeast. Lean body, some chocolate and some roasted malt flavor, well chosen, but the excess of yeast tends to a metallic feeling.
rlgk (17152) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 20, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample at Porterfestivalen 2011, Göteborg. Black beer, brown head. Malty roasted aroma with sourish notes. Some milk and sweet fruits. Chocolate flavor, sweet fruits, cocoa, roasted, some salt.
gnoff (9472) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - OCT 20, 2011
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: OCT 27, 2014 First rating
Draught at BAJT, during Porterveckan, on October 19, 2011
Clear dark brown color, tan head. Sweet, malty, some fruity scent. Ripe banana as well. Sweet, dry, fruity taste. Smooth mouthfeel, medium bitterness.
Had two pints at Ölrepubliken tonight, November 3, 2011
No notes, just the two pints for good taste, like it a lot!
Draught 2011 vintage, at Bishops Arms Järntorget, on October 26, 2014. Duing "Porterveckan 2014".
Black color, tan to light brown head. Malty sweet, hints of liquorice scent. Sweet, toasted, vörtbröd, dark sugar taste. BRittish malt, toasted, sort of sweet, mineral aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel to sort of smooth, low bitterness.
Plovmand (7716) - Helsinge, DENMARK - NOV 20, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Ølrepublikken. Pours dark brown with a medium beige head. The aroma is roast, coffee and chocolate. Bitter malty flavour with notes of roast and coffee.
Svesse (7701) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Draught at Oliver Twist, Stockholm, 14 Jan 2012) Pitch black colour with brief, beige head. Roasted, malty nose with notes of coffee, dried fruit and smoke. Malty, roasted taste with dark fruit, dark rye bread, chocolate and hints of smoke. Slightly bitter-sweet finish. Medium body, with some sweetness. Excellent strongish porter.
gunnar (7604) - Sandnes, NORWAY - NOV 15, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at The Rover, Gøteborg. Pours dark brown, almost black with a small tanned head. Aroma of sweet dark malts, chocolate and light roasted dark malts. Taste is moderate sweet, light bodied with a weak bitter end.