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Quantum / Elixir Elixium
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Brewed by Quantum
Style: Porter
Stockport, England

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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.65/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 6   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Made with our friends Elixir Brew Co from Edinburgh, this is a rich, dark porter, dry-hopped wit hcold-smoked hops smoked with beechwood to give a hint of smoke. Hops: Magnum, Challenger, Phoenix, Summit. Malts Pale, Munich, Cara, Chocolate, Roast Barley, Carafa Special III


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mR_fr0g (2837) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 19, 2014
Bottle share at the satellite 10k tasting at the craft clerko. Aroma is nice, woody berry, some varnish, musty and some ashy roast. Opaque black coloured pour with a lasting medium tan head. Flavour is rounded, ashy roast, woodland berry, light tart.. Lingering nice roasted barley and dark choc. Palate is medium bodied wirhdark roast.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (6651) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 19, 2014
Bottle thanks to Benji. It pours jet black pours a decent beige head. The nose is toasty, roasted malt, smoke, medicinal, soapy citrus, black tea and cocoa. The taste is bitter, roasty, earthy, mild smoke, toast, medicinal, charred wood, coffee, grapefruit and soap with a dry, earthy finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Interesting and well executed.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jercraigs (7699) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 19, 2014
2014-07-08. Very dark brown black body modest tan head. 3+ Aroma of dark malt, light roast. Flavour is moderately bitter throughout, cocoa, roast. Average plus bodied palate, soft carbonation. Enjoyable, I wish had taken more detailed notes. Bottle, Tasting at cgarvieuk’s, Edinburgh

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuu666 (1992) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 5, 2014
Cask at Cloisters. Pours black, dark dry roasted malt, juicy, light smoky finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (34595) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 25, 2014

Bottle 500ml. @ cgarvieuk [ Lets do a chrisO Tasting ], Edinburgh, Scotland.

[ As Quantum / Elixir Elixium ].
Clear dark black brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, wood. Initial flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderae bitter, finish flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, smoke, wood, roasted, chocolate, sharp, salty. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20140315]

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jfb (3758) - Freising, GERMANY - MAY 25, 2014
(draught) pours black in colour with a frothy beige head. aroma of paint, hazelnut liqueur, roasted malts, sugar icing and coal. flavour is mostly hazelnuts, fudge and chocolate icing, with a hint of roasted malts and some ash. medium-bodied with soft carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (3087) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 16, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours dark brown with a thin beige head. Aromas of light smoke, roasted malt and dark fruit. Taste is very bitter, more smoke coming through at the end. Bitter finish. Good.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fin (7343) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 15, 2014
Bottle courtesy of Craig at Craigs doing a Chris O tasting, Edingburgh (ta for the beer Craig) Saturday 15th March Subtle aroma, citrus, a little smokiness. Apparently the hops are smoked, a little light chocolate on the nose but is a good light smokey chocolate citrussy its nice in fact I really like the choc and lime combination. A7 A4 T8 P4 Ov16 3.9

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BenH (2239) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 15, 2014
Bottle. Dark brown with tan head. Roasty smokey aroma. Taste is interesting, nice smokeyness with roast and fruitiness. Long mildly bitter finish. Nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (14174) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 15, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 8, 2014 bottle at home ... at the Lets do a Chris O tasting...deep black ... thin tan lacing .. soft dark roast toffeee malt nose ,.. dark berry fruits ... dark bitter roast .... soft roast .. bitter chocolate ... soft smoke roast

bottle at home ... deep brown ... big massive tan head ... soft fruit... soft sweet roast ... lightest smoke ... dark bitter roats ... dark malts ... light pine pbitterness ... zezty fruits ...


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