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Robinsons Old Tom With Chocolate / Chocolate Tom (Bottle)

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Brewed by Robinsons
Style: Old Ale
Stockport, England

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RATINGS: 374   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Pasteurised.
Originally labelled as Chocolate Tom. Label was changed to read Old Tom With Chocolate circa 2011.
Old Tom with chocolate is an indulgent rich combination of Robinsons’ award winning Old Tom and the finest cocoa. It is a superior full bodied strong ale filled with the flavour of ripe malt and velvety smooth chocolate teased together with an inspired touch of Madagascan bourbon vanilla.
Chocolate Tom is a deliciously indulgent addition to the Old Tom range, with a recipe developed by Robinsons and the renowned chocolatier Simon Dunn.
With a distinctive ’natural’ milky sweet chocolate palate balanced by underlying hop and roasted malt characters, Chocolate Tom is a superior, rich and warming speciality beer with a dark mahogany colour.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Fules (500) - Gyöngyös, HUNGARY - JUN 20, 2016
Közepes, tartós hab, vörösbe hajló barna (mahagóni) szín. Enyhe illatok, csoki és kávé, maláta alapon. Malátás alap, ami után rögtön a komló keserűje és pici csoki, meg jelzés értékű konyakosság érződik, enyhe savanykássággal. Kicsit sok a szénsav. Utóíze egy butított ESB-re hasonlít, némi savanyúval. Nem igazán jött be, nem tudom miért.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
peponi (1326) - Mainz, GERMANY - JUN 17, 2016
Aroma: cocoa, artificial chocolate. Appearance: clear deep brown color and beige head. Taste: alcohol, cocoa, roasted notes, quite dry, empty taste. Palate: medium body and medium carbonation, cocoa. Overall: Really mediocre stuff.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nephirem (141) - CROATIA - JUN 1, 2016
Clear, dark ruby pour with small and short lasting, slightly off-white head. Smell is malty with a hint of chocolate. Medium body with oily texture and soft carbonation. Mostly bitter taste with subtle sweet notes to it. Aroma of chocolate, roasted malts, coffe grains, toffee and nuts. Nicely balanced, maybe a bit too watery, needs more punch to it. Overall, nice and enjoyable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
halfonit (1306) - Fall River, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 14, 2016
Pours a hazy brown/amber color. Aroma is very sweet. Apple peels, malts, and a little chocolate are there. Sweeter, oil slick and slight carbonation palate. Flavor is of malts, vanilla, oak, and cocoa. Leaves a sweeter, slightly bitter malt finish.

3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
seuinoz (223) - Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA - APR 21, 2016
Aroma has alot of Chocolate smells. Appearance dark brown to black in color with sediment on the bottom of the glass. Taste is that of Chocolate with hints of black coffee. Palate soft carbonation, medium body, and a bitter finish. Not the best Chocolate beer I have had.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
remALUS (170) - Kaunas, LITHUANIA - APR 12, 2016
Bottle 330ml. Price 1,26€ . Neskaidri ruda spalva ir puta nedidelė. Skonis: įdomus, jaučiasi šokoladas

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hauxe (312) - Butzbach, GERMANY - FEB 5, 2016
Pours ruby brown into the bottle with a creamy head, nice lacing at the outset. Aroma is dark fruit and chocolate, with the chocolate taking the lead role over time. Taste is milk chocolate, hazelnut, and light vanilla. Medium bodied, very smooth, with a warming, chocolatey finish that has just enough underlying fruitiness to keep things from getting monotone. Very pleasant stuff. Enjoy it as a dessert beer.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarcinG (380) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2016
Butelka 330 ml. Ciemnobrazowe o lekko palonej niskiej pianie. W zapachu dominuje czekolada kakao i palone chmiele. W smaku podobnie aczkolwiek malo tu chmielu a duzo slodkosci. Piwo ciekawe lecz bardzo niszowe.

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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
gattinko (106) - Trnava, - JAN 22, 2016
cokoládove tmavé pivo, s nadpriemernou horkosťou a plnou chuťou kakaa na jazyku, príjemne husté

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SeniorZozo (1037) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JAN 11, 2016
Bottle. Aroma of cocoa butter and chocolate. Taste of milk chocolate, a little roast malt and slightly chalky. Dry.


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