HeistAlmighty (1000) - Saint John, New Brunswick, CANADA - MAR 19, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
330ml bottle. Dark cola colour, tiny bit of ruby around the edges, milk chocolate head. Aroma is dark chocolate, milk chocolate, roast barley and coffee. Taste is much the same, with some strong roasted coffee aftertaste. Body is thick and creamy without any wateriness. Overall, best dry stout Iíve had, especially the body.
MercyDevice (313) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 17, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bitter and quite hoppy. Has a strong hop smell, as well. Chocolate and coffee notes. Pours a very dark brown with a large light brown head.
Bierkrug (1971) - Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, GERMANY - MAR 12, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the Temple Bar location in Dublin. Pours a black tan as exspected. Aroma is oatmeal , Charcoal and coco. Very nice. Taste is a smooth mellow semi sweet stout. Palate is also mellow but spicy. Palate is very nice.
DuffMan (5791) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 4, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Near black pour with a finger-thick brown head. Thickly roasty, heaps of espresso bean, bitter bakerís chocolate, light soy sauce, nutty nuances. The finish is filled with a drying hoppy bitterness, very assertive-- almost too much so, but not quite. I really loved this stout.
Creedence (222) - Cork, IRELAND - MAR 2, 2013
4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draught at the Porterhouse Cork. Pours a deep black with thick tan head. Aroma is lost in nitro head, hints of coffee and nut. Taste is strong bitter with a light sweetness - coffee, brazil nut, hint of lemon. Palate is full and thick bodied, lingering bitter, smooth and slightly dry. A really great and powerful stout.
ericdevin (466) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - MAR 1, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from 16 Tons Taphouse. Pours an opaque black/brown. Tan head. Big, rich aroma, malt forward but slightly herbal. Syrupy, sweet almost milk chocolate-like richness to body, maybe a touch of of molasses as well. Finish slightly sweet, just a bit of nutty bitterness at very end. Really lovely.
satanda (375) - CZECH REPUBLIC - FEB 28, 2013
3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Nicim vyjimecny stout. Tedy krome nazvu. Ginis je lepsi, vyraznejsi. Lahvac z pivonky.
MoritzF (8056) - Bochum, GERMANY - FEB 17, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(bottle, 33cl, 5.7% abv) Black coloured hue with a brown and firm mid-sized foamy head. Moderately sweet and roasted malty aroma with notes of liquorice, chocolate, vanilla, a whiff of smoke and traces of sweaty hops. Roasty bitter flavour with a tinge of malty sweetness, medium bodied with a smooth carbonation. Solid roasty malty base with notes of dark chocolate, liquorice and caramel/burnt sugar; quite dry and roasty bitter finish with a lasting aftertaste of dark chocolate, liquorice and herbal hoppy flavours. Pleasantly complex Stout. 15.II.13
bth122 (1032) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 16, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Poured a very dark brown with medium full head that maintained. Aroma of cocoa, roasted malt, vanilla. Has a dry bitter finish. Medium light body. Slight chalk. Nice mouthfeel. A full flavored stout.
solidfunk (2589) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 12, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Nice smoky malt aroma. Dark chocolate and mocha. Pours black with carpet lacing. Good Irish stout. Low carbonation, thick consistency. Finishes bitter with a touch of sour. Tap at Blue Monk.