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Siren Bones of a Sailor Part 1
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Brewed by Siren
Style: Imperial/Strong Porter
Finchampstead, England
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

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RATINGS: 55   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 258   ABV: 8.6%
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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (10774) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2014
Keg at CBC Clapham - London. Pours dark, black-brown with a mocha cream head. The aroma holds dark fruits, black currants, treacle, burnt wood, mellow chocolate. Medium to big sweet flavor with rich bittersweet chocolate, mild tangy rye, purple grapes, raisins, charred marshmallows, scorched earth. Full bodied with fine carbonation and velvety texture. Mellow warmth to conclude with charred wood bitterness, liquified chocolate, prunes, more black currants, subtle burnt herbs. Lingering dark fruit sugars. Good one.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MannyGoldberg (160) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 3, 2014
Keg at Craft Beer Co SW4- 3 January 2014. Jet black, fluffy head, reducing to a faint light brown head. Aroma is full on chocolate. Taste is chocolate, mildly bitter cherry, initial sweetness followed by a very relaxed bitterness. Waited ages for this to warm up and glad I did. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
teorn88 (1923) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 2, 2014
Keg at CBC Clapham. It pours a almost black body with a large creamy beige head. Aroma is sweet with big dark chocolate and red berries notes. Plenty of fruity character in this one with some vanilla and Christmas spices too. Taste is again quite sweet and big on the dark chocolate notes, alongside notes of vanilla, rum cherries, plums and coffee. Literally some very very classy and great dark chocolate. Body is silk in a glass with soft carbonation. This is a bit on the sweet side yet totally outstanding.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
maneliquor (3068) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - DEC 31, 2013
Tap at CBC Clapham. Pours black with a thick and sticky tan head. Great lacing. Nose is big dark chocolate. High quality dark chocolate to be specific. Plenty of vanilla and spice coming through with some tangy orange. Very appealing. Taste is thick and bitter dark chocolate. Literally some very very classy and great dark chocolate. Moderate coffee/mocha tones, spice, earthy undertone, dates. Very smooth with long bitterness on the finish. Perfect sweetness to balance the beer. Goes down a treat. Sensational porter

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fin (7364) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 19, 2013
Cask at Siren event, The Grapes, Oxford, 18th December 2013 Pours black with a small beige head, oily appearance. Some coffee lingering on the nose but like the ryesing tides you can detect the rye, this also adds a real fullsome body to this. There is a juicy hop edge to this and a soft bitterness. I had three of these so it suggests that I rather liked it, surprisingly easy drinking as well. A8 A5 T8 P4 Ov15 4.0


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