AlbertC (277) - Göteborg, - JAN 24, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Aroma is soya, roasted amlts, some dark fruit but mainly chocolate and coffee. Taste is dry, coffe and some chocolate in the and rather bittier.
Psytron (1948) - Turku, FINLAND - OCT 6, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Smell of roasted malt, some chocolate and oak. Black colour, very high brown head. Aroma of chocolate, coffee. Very wild carbon, foamy palate. Slightly ashy texture. Nice but extreme carbon offs it a bit.
Leini (1811) - SWEDEN - AUG 27, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle. Muddy dark brown body with a tall tan head. Aromas of roasted & burnt malt, fruit & coffee. Flavor is more straight forward roasted, with a touch of chocolate. A bit one sided. Wouldn’t call this a porter really, but as far as beers go, it’s quite ok.
Turtles (2062) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle from Systembolaget, Hornstull. Black with a long lasting, dense, khaki head, good lacing. Roasted barley aroma, licorice, dark chocolate and black coffee. Chalky and dry mouthfeel, medium carbonated. Chocolate and caramel taste, licorice, weakly brewed coffee, dark bread and ash. Chalky, mild bitter cocoa finish.
MiP (15296) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAR 21, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, 5.5%. Quite fruity aroma. Black colour. Very big rocky tan head. The flavour starts off with a hint of sweetness, turning creamy, even slightly bready. Has a faint, quite late roasted note.
Vili (245) - FINLAND - MAR 20, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
33cl bottle. Brown-black pour with thin brown head, no lacing. Aromas of cereal, caramel and leather. Taste is malty-sweet, low on bitter, little sour. Medium carbonation, oily palate. Aftertaste is malty and long with (not too) sweet finish. Textbook porter, balanced.
Cimbasso (772) - - MAR 7, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled from a bottle from Göteborg. Very dark brown with a tan head. Taste of roasted malts, dark chocolate and liquorice. Medium body and medium carbonation. Pleasant, but a little thin compared with other stouts.
Jorn69 (2725) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: MAR 11, 2016 Backlog, early amateur rating! @ Havregatan 20130223. Bottle from Systembolaget. Roasted malty and fruity.
fombe89 (2253) - Asturias, SPAIN - FEB 9, 2016
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Botella, de un amigo. 06/02/2016
Color negro espuma beige, sabor torrefacto, notas regaliz, café, cuerpo medio.
Echon (386) - Århus, DENMARK - DEC 30, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Black body with a brown head.
Roasted malty caramel aroma with notes of chocolate, liquorice and metal.
Moderately dry with heavy bitterness. Roasted malty flavours prevail, with notes of liquorice and coffee. Bitter finish.
Medium body with average carbonation. Somewhat smooth feel.
Pretty good and tasty porter, although a bit on the dry side.
nybol (1454) - DENMARK - DEC 4, 2015
3.5 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
God smag af chokolade og lakrids. Har et skum der holder rigtig længe. Tilpas humle i den.