fonefan (32796) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 4, 2007
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask gravity @ GBBF 2007, London. Dark black color with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly lasting, light brown head. Aroma is moderate malty, dark chocolate, moderate hoppy, pine, grapefruit. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat to soft.
yespr (29406) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 20, 2011
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
12 fl oz bottle. Pours dark brown with a small chocolate brown head. Aroma is dark roasted malty, vague vanilla touch and slight acidic. Dark malty, hardroasted, mild sweetness and chocolate. Bitter and roasted malty finish.
Ungstrup (28219) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2004
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
A black beer with a chocolate brown head. The aroma is of chocolate and coffee. While the flavor is sour with notes of coffee leading up to a dry end. But the body is unfortunately thin. Thanks Mike for trading this one with Jeppe.
Papsoe (25100) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 13, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Bottle 35,5 cl) Vintage 2004. Pours opaque black with a small, light brown head. Vinous, delicios aroma with dried fruits and some burned malt. Medium body with hard roasted malt notes, a little metal and ashes but also pleasant rounded notes of dried fruit. Dry finish with a discreet malt bitterness. 120308
oh6gdx (19915) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 28, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask@GBBF2007. Dark brown colour, small brown head. Aroma is roasted malts and very hoppy with some slight black coffee added. Flavour is roasted malts along with flowery hops and slight dark coffee. I was not that amazed by this one.
joergen (19332) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 5, 2005
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottled. Black colour with a beige head.
Extremely complex aroma of coffee, grass, hops and chocolate.
Flavour of chocolate, coffee and grass.
Thanks Ivan for sharing.
omhper (18709) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JAN 15, 2002
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Very black - nearly intransparent. Nicely softly malty, and full bodied. Very roasty, salty with notes of dark chocolate. Well balanced with a bitter finish. This is an outstanding porter!
anders37 (15273) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 20, 2007
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask @ GBBF 2007. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Roasted malty chocolate and coffee aroma. Roasted malty coffee and chocolate flavor with some hoppy hints. Long roasted malty finish with a hoppy bitter aftertaste.
Dedollewaitor (13370) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 6, 2009
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
35,5cl bottle. Thanks a lot Maxxdaddy. Pitch black with a creamy brown head and lacings. Bitter roasted coffee. A bit ashy and very smooth. Medium bodied. Very solid and tasty!
saxo (13331) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 3, 2011
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ Ørsted bar. Nice creamy head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are chocolate, coffee, roast malt and hops.