Brewed by St. Austell
Style: Mild Ale
St. Austell, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Cask; Regular.
OOne of St Austell’s best kept secrets, Black Prince is a black mild ale and well worth investigating. Deep, dark and intriguing, Black Prince has a full-bodied fruity flavour, the perfect complement to a Steak & Kidney Pudding or Steak & Ale Pie.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2007
Cask @ GBBF 2007, London. Clear dark brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light brown head. Aroma is malty, roasted, caramel, milk chocolate, notes of vanilla. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average duration. Body is light to medium, texture is watery, carbonation is flat.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (40447) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 17, 2009
From cask at Charlies. Pours dark brown with a small redish glareand a good, tan and light frothy head. Aroma is roasted, light acidic and malty. Bitter, roasted and light breadish flavoured. Quite dry and slight acidic finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (34334) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2006
[Cask at GBBF 2005] A red-brown beer with a dense creamy brown head. The aroma is sweet roasted with light notes of chocolate, while the flavor besides the sweet rostyness contains light notes of metal and lemon, and leads to a dry bitter end.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (25926) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 15, 2008
UPDATED: AUG 17, 2009 Cask at Charlies. Clear red brown coloured with a medium sized beige head. Light roasted aroma of fruits with notes of liquorice. Light roasted flavour of liquorice and fruits with notes of coffee and hops. Roasted and hoppy finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
oh6gdx (25327) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 29, 2007
Cask@GBBF2007. Dark ruby red colour, not much head. Aroma is very roasted and smoked wood along with some fruityness. Flavour is roasted malts and hay along with caramel and quite wooden hints.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
anders37 (23039) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 2, 2007
Cask @GBBF 2007. Pours a dark brown almost black color with a small tan head. Roasted malty fruity aroma with caramel hints. Also some weak hints of chocolate in the aroma. Sweet roasted malty flavor with hints of caramel and chocolate. Roasted malty finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
cgarvieuk (21585) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 17, 2008
UPDATED: SEP 20, 2008 Cask at GBBF 2008 ...Deep black with light hint of red ... sweet suger roast malt nose ... deep fruity roast smooth and easy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (18526) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2011
Cask at The Market Porter, London. Pours deep brown with a small, off-white head. Living up to its name, this beer’s character is mild. Some pleasant dough notes, light butter, bread. Very subtle fruits. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Perfectly acceptable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (17278) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 21, 2007
Cask gravity at Nottingham BF 2007. Black with dark brown edges. Lasting beige head. Easy drinking dark beer with some roastiness. Decent simple, but very drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
saxo (16771) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2009
Tap at Cockney pub. Nice head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are roast malt, nuts, chocolate and citrus.

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