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Portsmouth Black Cat Stout
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RATINGS: 120   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Yes, Arthur, there is another stout. Our Irish-style dry stout is brewed with four different malts, roasted barley and whole Chinook hops. We think it’s the best thing this side of St. James’ Gate.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 28, 2011

Bottle 22fl.oz.

Clear dark dark red brown color with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, coffee, light burnt. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long to average duration, dark malt, dark roasted. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110223]

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (32344) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 23, 2011
22 fl oz bottle. Pours dark brown to black with a small off-white head. Aroma is roasted malty and slight breadish dark roasted malty. Dark malty, toffee and towards liqourice and dark roasted malty. Lingering malty and liqourice finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (29851) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 17, 2011
Bottled. A brown beer with a red shine under a brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt and chocolate. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of roasted malt, leading to a bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 23, 2011
Bottle 65 cl. Courtesy of jleblanc. Pours a very dark brown with a vague orange hue. Some sweet roast and a whiff of smoke in the nose. Medium body, good heavy roastiness with some vanilla and licorice. A little pruney. Malt astringent finish. Solid. 230211

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (21533) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 24, 2011
Bottle at Papsø. Clear red brown coloured with a small beige head. Light roasted aroma of caramel and dark chocolate. Light roasted flavour of caramel, dark chocolate and liquorice. Roasted finish.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Theis (13804) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 28, 2011
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Black - brown head. Coffee, burned, roasted, berries, bitterness, chocolate, grassy, citrus, syrupish, ok hoppy, dryness. Nice.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (12789) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 24, 2008
Dark brown. Light head. Fudgey, chocolatey and deep aroma - delicious. Balanced, fudgey character. Gets a bit thin and husky (common issue with this brewery). I like the chocolate note, though.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 28, 2009
(22oz bottle, courtesy of jkwalking05) Pours a dark brown body with a small beige head. Aroma of roasted grain, chocolate, and caramel. Flavor of roasted malt, coffee, nuts, and chocolate with a bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (11666) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 28, 2006
(22oz bottle, thanks wilkie) Black body with small, creamy off-white head that leaves some lacing. Aroma is medium sweet, chocolate, some cherry. Taste is medium sweet, roast, chocolate, coffee. Creamy medium body, no acidity. Very enjoyable beer.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11233) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 13, 2009
on tap-pours a big light brown head that laces and black with red color. Aroma is dark malt-rich/roasty/cocoa/molasses. Taste is dark malt-rich/roasty/coffee/cocoa/molasses, some earthy hops.


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