Rune (9239) - Tromsø, NORWAY - SEP 1, 2008
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Third pint, draught, enjoying ourselves at Porterhouse London (“real ale Disneyland”). This one got a nice off-white, creamy head leaving good laceworks on the glass. Dark body colour. Coffee and chocolate aroma. Dark, slightly roasted, bittersweet malts in flavour. Velvet mouthfeel (05.08.2008).
fata2683 (2176) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - AUG 22, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Good porter on draught at the Porterhouse in Dublin. Pours dark brown/black. Aroma is nice, almost spicy. Taste is of dark malt, light carmel flavors present.
Skinnyviking (7732) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 16, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask. Low yelloow fluffy lasting head. Pitch black body. Mild coffee aroma and flavor with little hops bitternes, low carbonation and a long aftertaste.
Bart (2938) - Brussels, BELGIUM - AUG 9, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Very dark brown coloured beer with some light carbonation and a small off-white head. Roasted light sweet aroma, rather little aroma actually. Full creamy bodied palate. Finish is roasted, creamy sweet sith some roasted barley touches, smouther near the end. Not bad.
larsniclas (6004) - Billdal, SWEDEN - JUL 27, 2008
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Porterhouse Central; dublin.
Dark brown. Creamy, beige head.
Lightly burnt aroma with some licorice.
Soft and smooth palate.
Fresh flavour with licorice and coffee.
KimJohansen (10347) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - JUL 22, 2008
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Black withnmedium beige creamy head. Sweet aroma with roasted malt and grainy notes. Sweet flavor with grainy and roasted malt and liquerice notes. Somewhat watery porter.
cellar (508) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 12, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
@ Porterhouse in Dublin: Almost black, long lasting cafe au lait head, weak notes of coffee, liqourice, roasted malt and cream, sweet taste and little bitter, watery finish.
mjs (5208) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 9, 2008
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
(Draught at Porterhouse on 2008-07-02) Deep dark brown. Dense medium-sized ligtly tan head. Coffee and roasted malts in nose. Medium and dry palate, bit watery. Roasted malts, coffee and bitterness in taste.
Finn (4710) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAY 17, 2008
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at The Porterhouse, Covent Garden 29 Apr 08. Dark brown - almost black with a tanned creamy head. Modest aroma of coffee. Flavor of coffee with a surprisingly light aftertaste with some dry bitterness.
MesandSim (7117) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 21, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
A Mes rate: Draught at the Porterhouse.
Dark red with a good off white head. Quite roasty (more so in the flavour), nice chocolate, some nice coffee and a bitter chocolate finish. Mouthfeel is a bit of a let-down.