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Brewed by Red Squirrel Brewing co
Style: Porter
Hemel Hempstead, England

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RATINGS: 77   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Previously 4.5%.


3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mabuzzer (514) - Hamilton, SCOTLAND - APR 20, 2016
Cask in Grain and Hop Store. Dark brown with a thin but bubbly tan head. Slight aroma of chocolate and leather. Taste is similar with added berry fruit. Went very flat, despite having a decent body. Mixed bag

3.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
MrBishop (35) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2016
Cask at Nags Head Reading. Little in the way of aroma but great body and taste. Creamy like a stout but not complaining.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrTipple (3099) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2016
Aroma: chocolate, toasted malts, dark fruits, light molasses. Appearance: clear, dark brown, massive , frothy, white head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: light caramel malts, chocolate, dark, roasted malts, velvety texture, medium body. Overall: very nice Porter, great aroma and palate, nice chocolate and fruity flavours. Pint at Red Squirrel Beer Shop, Amersham.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vladivostok (416) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2015
Medium dark with a loose, lasting head. Aroma is of roast malts and coffee although the advertised chocolate failed to deliver. A little thin bodied but not as bad as many. Long restrained finish. A nice porter but not a great one.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
redders1974 (802) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2015
Half at calans micropub hebden bridge blackwith small off white head roast liquorice quite dry finish nice if a litte thin

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Beaneyb (3) - ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - FEB 8, 2015 does not count
White cliffs BF, disappointing drink, very little flavour, no body, slightly murky in appearance.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
shoulderbroken (3479) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JAN 16, 2015
Cask at JDW. Nutty, smooth, roasty, little bit of sweetness. Milky coffee. Interesting mix!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (9040) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 9, 2014
Cask at the Haymarket. Pours clear dark red-brown, thin beige head. Aromas of milk chocolate and nuts. Taste is more chocolates, light roast. Medium body, creamy texture. Good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SarkyNorthener (3888) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2014
Gravity cask@wirral beer festival, port sunlight. Black beer with small head. Aroma of cocoa powder and roast malts. Taste is toast malts, chocolate, dark fruits, a little licorice and cream. Good stuff.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndySnow (6418) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - OCT 1, 2014
How: Cask.
Where: Craft Beer Co Covent Garden, London.
Appearance: Black colour with a beige head.
Aroma: Roasted malt, caramel, liquorice.
Body: Medium body, low to medium carbonation.
Flavour: Caramel, chocolate, raisin, liquorice.


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