GuideDogSaint (1138) - Xiamen, CHINA - MAR 30, 2016
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Taste from 500ml bottle at Beer Station, Xiamen. Malty chocolate aroma. Thin taste. Dry bitter finish.
evergreen0199 (2908) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at Craft Beer Co, Covent Garden, London. A very dark brown coloured pour with a medium bubbly off white head on top. Roasty, malty, fruity aroma. Tastes the same, roasty, malty, fruity, hint of chocolate.
ArtificialCyst (413) - Szczecin, POLAND - DEC 8, 2015
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Lambic thanks to... oh, that is a porter. :D Bottle thanks to Beersiveknown, cheers Steve! Aroma: Infection, tottally sour aroma, lemon, vinegar. Appearance: Great head, dense and durable, very dark brown color. Taste: Sour, light, sweet, some roasty and bready notes, lemon, fruity notes, low bitterness. Palate: Body is medium, carbonation is high (very tiring), finish is semi-dry.
androman (1638) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - JUN 14, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
50cl bottle at home from beerritz, uk. Body is clear dark brown, head is very small, white, mostly diminishing, good lacing. Nose is roasted coffeeish, flavor is dark chocolate, toast, coffee, fresh water. Medium sweet, medium to heavy roasty bitter. Finish is medium lasting medium roasty light hoppy medium bitter. Medium to full body, dry texture, soft carbonation. Easy dessert beer, simple, tasty.
AshtonMcCobb (5049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 16, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Saucy Pears.
Appearance - opaque black, with a black olive sheen and with a nice fluffy head.
Nose - dark chocolate and creamy.
Taste - dark chocolate with a light prune note. Dry coffee.
Palate - medium to full bodied with a creamy texture and an elegant finish.
Overall - lovely rich porter.
Stuu666 (9989) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 27, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at home. Pours deep brown, nose is roasted, chocolate, taste is similar, light caramel, vanilla.
Mr_Pink_152 (3476) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - FEB 25, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
500ml bottle from Favourite Beers, Cheltenham. Almost black colour no head. Roasted malt and fruit aroma. Taste is only a touch of sweetness, followed by a bitter finish.
ManVsBeer (8312) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from can’t remember where. Clouded deep purple colour with a very rich but not quite sickly sweet sweetness. Has a spirit-like aftertaste.
madmitch76 (21560) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
28th June 2014
Clear dark brown beer, small pale tan head. Palate is light and semi dry. Modest fine carbonation. Mild dark malts, tangy and a little thin. Touches of dark chocolate and dark fruits. Light semi dry finish, with mild bitterness. Light on it’s feet and fine.
Philym (1003) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAY 22, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Appearance: Dark brown with ruby highlights and a finger thick beige head.
Aroma: Cold coffee, hints of dark chocolate, reminds me a bit of tiramisu, roast malts.
Taste: Medium sweetness, low bitterness, low/medium sourness.
Palate: Thick smooth texture, medium body, low/average carbonation, abrupt chocolatey, cold coffee, malty finish.
Comments: Lovely and slight lacing.