madmitch76 (16572) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 28, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
24th February 2015
Brewdog Shepherd Bush. Keg. Opaque black - brown beer, good pale tan head. Palate is finely minerally crisp and semi dry. Smooth dark malts, very light touch of roast bitterness. Mild malt cream and very light citrus. Little spicy hop. Finishes with a carbonated nip. Standard stuff but tidy.
The_Osprey (2416) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2015
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at Brewdog. Black, small thick foamy tan head, full lacing. Aroma is vegetal - cabbage, a bit farty, crisps. Body is light, tingly carbonation, slightly foamy. Taste is card, soft molasses, no real bitterness, quite watery and underflavoured. Average at best. (2.95)
teorn88 (3452) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Keg at BD Shepherd’s Bush tap takeover, London. It pours a deep brown color with ruby edges and a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malts, cocoa powder, red currants tartness in the finish. Taste is medium sweet, lightly roasty, with notes of toffee, biscuit, vanilla, dark chocolate, lactose. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Overall, ok stout
theothermatt (257) - Lakewood, Colorado, USA - FEB 16, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap @ Tasty Weasel. Dark pour. Oats, chocolate, and molasses on the nose. Very smooth, hints of cocoa with a slight bit of roasted coffee. Fantastical drinkable oatmeal stout.
Schwarzbart (68) - Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 11, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap, it had a mahogany black color and no lace. Aroma of cocoa and vanilla. Medium body and smooth on the palate. Tastes of light roast, vanilla notes, faint tobacco, oats, cocoa and light coffee. More on the oatmeal/sweet stout side.
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abcfan (773) - New Jersey, USA - JAN 31, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pleasant. Pours black with a small tan head. Aroma is light tobacco and licorice. Medium body, smooth finish.
gad905 (197) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at BD ShepBush. Black, smallish tan head that fades to a ring. Nose of roast malt, dark chocolate, coffee, burnt sugar. Tastes moderate sweet burnt sugar, muscovado, vanilla, bitter roast, dark chocolate, hop character too. Medium full body, creamy slick mouthfeel, medium carb, roast and bitter finish. Unspectacular in a way, but actually very solid and satisfying.
Scopey (7887) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 19, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Keg at BD Shep B. It pours jet black with a small tan head. The nose is bitter-sweet, icing sugar, chocolate powder, rich roast, earth, candied fruits and light coffee grounds. The taste is bitter-sweet, rich roast, chocolate, varnish, burnt toffee, eccles cake, raisin, lactose, icing sugar, cola and light coffee with a dry finish. Medium body and fine, prickly carbonation. Nice balance and drinkability. Solid.
mR_fr0g (4391) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 17, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Keg at Brewdog Shepard’s Bush for the Denver tap takeover. Aroma is nutty charcoal praline, milky roast, sweet lactose sugars. Flavour is milky choc, light berries, charcoal, lactose sugars. Lingering choc and cherry fruit. Palate is medium full, milky, smooth moderate carbonation.
slowrunner77 (6289) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 9, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
"A by the book but very solid robust stout. Kinda similarto export stouts with it’s rich hearty malt base. Some chocolate, coffee and roasted barley on the nose and flavor. solid feel, smooth finish."