mabuzzer (514) - Hamilton, SCOTLAND - APR 20, 2016
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
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
MrBishop (35) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2016
3.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Cask at Nags Head Reading. Little in the way of aroma but great body and taste. Creamy like a stout but not complaining.
MrTipple (3099) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
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.
Vladivostok (416) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
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.
redders1974 (802) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Half at calans micropub hebden bridge blackwith small off white head roast liquorice quite dry finish nice if a litte thin
Beaneyb (3) - ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - FEB 8, 2015 does not count
1.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
White cliffs BF, disappointing drink, very little flavour, no body, slightly murky in appearance.
shoulderbroken (3479) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JAN 16, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at JDW. Nutty, smooth, roasty, little bit of sweetness. Milky coffee. Interesting mix!
allmyvinyl (9040) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 9, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
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.
SarkyNorthener (3888) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
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.
AndySnow (6418) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - OCT 1, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
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.