oRos (1220) - sacramento, California, USA - DEC 29, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from capitol beer. Pours brown black. Taste of oysters. And roasted malts. Some ginger
melush (1030) - SPAIN - DEC 24, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Botella de 33 cl, adquirida en Cerveceria Internacional. Color negro. Sabor a malta tostada, ligeramente a chocolate, muy ligera.
mithe (950) - Opava & Brno, CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 23, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Bottle 0,33l @ Picollo (Opava))
Aroma: Sweet, malty, light roasty, some unusual (salty/oysters).
Appearance: Dark brown-black color. Medium, light brown head.
Taste: Medium sweet, light roasted, light salty/oysters.
Palate: Medium-full body. Long, dry, bitter, light salty finish.
Cunningham (4996) - Halden, NORWAY - DEC 12, 2014
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Opaque black color with a fine tan head. Ok lacing. Some coffee, roasted malt and mild chocolate in the aroma. Ok body. Moderate sweet and an ok bitterness. Soft carbonation. Rich grassy, herbal, roasted, coffee and some licorice in the flavor.
[Bottle from a trade with Sigmund]
edsspoon (571) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - NOV 18, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle - deep ruby red with a large frothy light brown head which lasts a good while. Some light lacing. Aroma of chocolate, roast malt and an acidic note. Taste is chocolatey, light roasted malt with hints of salt, caramel and honey. Medium body, medium carbonation.
wvhoran (377) - Tasmania, - NOV 5, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at the brewpub, Dublin. Dark brown with reddish tints, nitro head. Vague aroma of light roasted malts. Flavour is lightly roasted malt, some chocolate, a salty character. Creamy mouthfeel though light-bodied.
evergreen0199 (2170) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 3, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at Porterhouse, Covent Garden, London. A dark brown/black coloured pour with a thin off white head on top. Roasty, malty, milk chocolate aroma. Tastes similar, roasty, malty, milk chocolate, caramel and slightly sweet. Quite moreish.
BenOver (126) - SLOVENIA - OCT 29, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap in Prul?ek bar, Ljubljana, Slovenia. Pours dark with a 2 cm jead, smell is coffee, light yeast and grainy. Taste is mild, slightly hoppy. Little off flavour, but it’s ok. A nice stout.
AdamT (199) - North Carolina, USA - OCT 23, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at the Fraunces Tavern in NYC. Black hue, zero visibility with 1 finger thick frothy light khaki head. Excellent lacing. Aroma of dark malt and chocolate. Light bitter chocolate malt up front with a light malt and salty finish. This was a super thick stout which was awesome in my opinion. Creamy mouthfeel. The second one was evern better.
martinrumsam (556) - BARNSTAPLE, Devon, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at Porterhouse Covent Garden. Deep brown pour with thick tan head.
Some roastiness in aroma plus the unidentifiable note which must be the oysters Bitter roasted taste and a hint of saltiness. Thin palate. Not my favourite