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Robinsons Cheshire Black

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Brewed by Robinsons
Style: Stout
Stockport, England

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RATINGS: 32   MEAN: 3.16/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A dark stout singing with rich timbre. ABV 4.1%


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beeebon (403) - Cornwall, ENGLAND - AUG 11, 2016
A good standar stout. Pours black with tan lingering head with strong lingering smell of roasted malt, taste is lightly sweet with smoky strong bitter taste, not too different to Guinness Oriiginal. A nice beer!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Gary (1839) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2016
500ml . In a pint . I dont like Low BOOST STOUT as a custom , no booze or complexity for me .... I bought this at a garden center as I needed change . beige head above purple/black intertwine liquid . nose of chocolate , rich and somewhat cumbersome ...fatty , like cake icing sugars . On the palate , chocolate , coffee , maybe dark fruit tangy nuances ... but mellow .. this could do with a dry finish, but its ok to drink if you dont wanna think about your drink .

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rami_pl (1759) - Warszawa, POLAND - FEB 6, 2016
butelka, Pod Mosteczkiem. na szybko: smakuje jak dry stout, wytrawny, z naciskiem na pijalnosc. z jednej strony wszystko na swoim miejscu (kawa, ciemna czekolada, palonosc), z drugiej zas wszystko to bardzo delikatne. rowniez niewiele ciala, sredni- wysycenie, prawie wcale goryczki. efekt: piwo ktore sie wypija w 5 minut, a po kolejnych 5ciu o nim nie pamieta...

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
The_Osprey (5926) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 24, 2015
500ml in Wales, as ’Robinsons Unicorn Black’, 4.1%, BB Sep 2016. Cola black, dense foamy dirty brown head, full lacing. Aroma is chocolatey, roasted malt, treacle, thin coffee. Body is medium, smooth, soft carbonation. Taste is liquoice, thin roast coffee, some ash in the finish. Nice ashiness, but a bit sweet and thin too. Overall, not bad. Aroma is quite nice, as is the musty ashy aftertaste. Just a touch thin.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
StueyD (1566) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2015
A dark black-brown coloured beer with a thick and frothy tan coloured head. A light roasted malt aroma, nutty, dark caramel, toffee, plus hints of ripe red fruit and liquorice. Dry and light mouthfeel. The taste is bittersweet, all the roasted malt elements again, nutty, burnt caramel, coffee bean, fruit and the liquorice in the background. The finish is long and bittersweet. Bottle from Lidl, Fakenham.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joe19612 (2531) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 13, 2015
Bottle. Pours a black colour with a fluffy white head, rich malt aroma, taste is bitter with roasted malt with a dry bitter finish.
Earlier Rating: 4/20/2014 Total Score: 2.9
Bottle. Pours black with a thin beige head, rich malt and roast aroma, the taste is light with roasted malt with a dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SarkyNorthener (3966) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 12, 2015
Bottle from lidl, burton. Very dark brown beer with large tan head and decent lacing. Aroma of roasted malts, toffee and caramel. Taste is roaated malts, weak coffee, nutty and sweetish malts. Good. This is an alias for Cheshire Black.
Earlier Rating: 10/25/2014 Total Score: 3.5
Bottle from tesco. Very dark brown beer with largevtan head and decent lacing. Aroma of roasted malts, toffee and caramel. Taste is roaated malts, weak coffee, nutty and sweetish malts. Good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DruncanVeasey (7999) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - NOV 26, 2015
Stinckley Lidl. Good as black with a fine draping cappuccino foam. Attractive moderately roasted aroma suggestive of good chocolate, roasted nuts, rust and dried black grapes. Straightforward burnt wood, nuts and paper flavour a little disappointing after the aroma with dark chocolate and black cherry hints. Mint humbugs. Chocolate mousse. Etc.
Earlier Rating: 2/22/2013 Total Score: 2.2
Bottle from Booth’s. Glossy pitch with a massive, honeycombed beige head. Not entirely pleasant aroma of various eastern sauces; soy, oyster and nam pla all in there. Stroke of unwashed dog; some battered sausage. Smells sweet; briny, slightly rotten. Sorghum? Taste predominantly burnt cardboard. A scattering of iron filings; bourbon, cocoa emerging. Yep, burnt cardboard dunked in bourbon. No stout. Will hold my nose and just about get through this. Yuck.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
harrisoni (17146) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2015
Bottle from Lidl and drunk at home. Black beer lasting tan head. Chocolate and dark malts aroma. Bit of newspaper maybe. It’s a little watery. Some decent chocolate cake. It’s kinda ok, but a little bit thin for me.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
themightylazza (108) - - NOV 1, 2015
Dark ale with a coffee oily aroma, a flavour of coffee and roasted malt and a fetish bitter finish. This is quite a pleasant stout, perhaps a little astringent but not bad


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