chrisv10 (14279) - DENMARK - AUG 29, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, 7.7%. Very dark brown with small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, caramel and a little bread. Flavour is malt, caramel, light roasted malts, little bread, liquorice, medium sweet, little earthy? hop and a little bitter.
Koelschtrinker (15763) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - AUG 29, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Eher trockener, schokoladig herber Antrunk. Noten von Karamell und Vanille, die milde Herbe bleibt konstant. Runde erdige Aromen, süffig, gut. 11/10/11/11/9/11
saxo (16111) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 29, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is dark brown. Aroma and taste are caramel, chocolate, hops, roast malt and has a semi bitter finish.
HenrikSoegaard (12741) - Randers, DENMARK - AUG 29, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle Creamy off-white good mostly lasting head. Black colour. Moderate malty and light hoppy aroma. Chocolate notes. Moderate bitter flavor. coffe and choclate, Average moderate bitter finish. Creamy palate.
Benzai (12371) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 29, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampled at 8th Danish Ratebeer Gathering, Ulfborg 2015, day 2. Clear dark amber to red brown color, small to average sized off-white to beige head. Smell and taste malts, nuts, a hint of almonds, dark malts, raisins, slightly ash and a bit earthy, light bitterness, some caramel. Decent body and carbonation.
Leighton (17470) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared at GBBF 2015, day 1 - London. Cheers! Pours mostly clear brown with a frothy, off-white head. The nose holds toffee, toasty bread. Medium to big sweet flavor with some ripe dark fruits, more bread, dates. Medium to full bodied with fine to average carbonation. Sugary finish, with further bready malts, ripe fruits, toffee. Good stuff on the whole.
Scopey (11555) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask as thick silky at GBBF 2015. It pours deep brown with a small beige head. The nose is toasty, bitter-sweet, chocolate cake, decadent and rocky road. The taste is rich, roasty, wood, earthy roast, coffee, chocolate brownie, fruit cake and light toast with a smooth finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Smooth and well-rounded. Good work.
rlgk (16925) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 21, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
At Great British Beer Festival 2015, Day 1. Dark brown beer with a small head. Roasted fruity aroma, cocoa, chocolate, licorice, some figs. Roasted licorice flavor, cocoa, chocolate, raisins, some coffee.
madmitch76 (20984) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
11th August 2015
GBBF Day 1. Bottleshare. Thanks to whoever opened this! Almost clear dark brown beer, thin tan head. Palate is light and crisp. Good fine carbonation. Tangy chocolate malts, some creamy sweetness. Mild dark chocolate and bourbon biscuit. Minerally crisp finish. Not bad.
harrisoni (16724) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at GBBF 2015. Thanks to Matt behind the bar. Dark brown beer lasting beige head. Big chocolate aroma. Wow. Big chocolate some dark cherry. Beer of the day easily the dark chocolate is superb. Lovely.