Beersiveknown (3442) - NORTHERN IRELAND - JAN 7, 2014
4.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle at home from ales by mail
Opaque brown with tan tinged beige head. Rich cocoa and underlying Simcoe vs Piney hops on nose. Medium carbonation, full bodied, coffee, cocoa, dry Piney bitterness and long dry orange and toasted barley finish.
teorn88 (3271) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
33cl bottle from Utobeer. It pours a dark brown colour with a medium tan head. A nice roasty chocolate and Weetabix malt nose with a little pine hop coming through. Similar flavours with moderate carbonation and a foamy mouthfeel. Very good.
Scottishchris (272) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 21, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at the bat. Lovely black pour with small off white head. Coffee and chocolate. Bitter and medium body. Tasty
AdiBeer (1626) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 20, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Aroma: espresso, roasted malts, maybe some chocolate. Appearance: pitch black, small white head. Taste: light sweetness. Palate: turning to light bitterness, roasted flavours appearing. Overall: decent stout. Bottle from Oddbins Pimico, London.
renffisch (849) - london, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 6, 2013
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ cbsc shoreditch: coffee and cream with added nails!! This stuff is awesome! Strong round creamy and with bite! Yumm!
_angst_ (3152) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 29, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle courtesy of rlgk. pours murky dark brown with a creamy brownish beige head that slowly dissipates while leaving a small lacing on the glass. Smell is malty with roasted malts, grapefruit juice, dark roast coffee, grass, lemonade, lemon grass, pine needles and hints of resinous wood. Taste is bitter with roasted malts, lemony soap, grapefruit juice, dark roast coffee, grass, pine and hints of bitter chocolate. Mouthfeel is tiny round, astringent and light to medium bodied. finish is bitter with roasted malts, grapefruit juice, dark roast coffee, bitter chocolate, pine and grass. Ok BIPA...
Dedollewaitor (14157) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 26, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ Alesbymail. Pours black with a creamy head. Roast and fresh grapefruity hops. Smooth and hoppy. Lovely.
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - NOV 21, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled 16/11/13. A black beer with a little head. A nice slick stout with good lingering flavours. Not overly bitter or roasty but certainly tasty with a fruity edge. Very likeable.
rlgk (11693) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 16, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at "Darkness comes to town", 131116. Black beer with a rich beige head. Malty roasted aroma, caramel, chocolate, licorice, some tar. Roasted tar and chocolate flavor, licorice, hay, peat notes, some mint.
Fin (7809) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 27, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Redchurch brewery and taproom, Bethnal Green, Saturday 26th October 2013 Black in colour, initially roasty a little oaty with chocolate, also roasty. There is some citrus, it is soft in the mouth, really hoppy, little juicy, nice bitterness, very good stuff. A7 A4 T7 P4 Ov14 3.6