xs2500 (187) - Mississippi, USA - APR 6, 2010
2.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Pours semi cola color with little to no head. Aroma of toasted malts carmel and smokey goodness. Flavor however is bland and watery, semi-sweet with hint of toasted malts, mildly smokey, no real high notes.
markextrae (2362) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 10, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
bottle shared with a few friends at a bar. poured a murky light brown colour with a tanned head. nose is fairly weak, watery, with notes of sweet bakers chocolate, caramel malts, and cacao powder. some roasted malt notes. leading to a light bodied mouthfeel.
einherjar (202) - Rijeka, CROATIA - SEP 18, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Brown color, small beige head. Aroma of coffee, honey, roasted malt. Taste sweet, honey, coffee, prums, smoke, full body, bitter end. Very nice.
blackisle (1298) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - SEP 17, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 50cl. Deep dark ruby brown, good frothy light tan head, diminishing slowly, good lacing; roasted malt aroma, coffee, cocoa, caramel; taste medium sweet and bitter, caramel, chocolate; light to medium body, watery to oily texture, average carbonation; kinda thin mild bittersweet aftertaste, chocolate notes; a ’light’ porter, lacks body but despite that pleasant to drink, kinda session porter.
atlrizzob (212) - Aiken, South Carolina, USA - SEP 16, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Pours cola brown with a thin beige head. Aroma of roasted coffee and cocoa with a little sweetness. Taste is slightly bitter with notes of chocolate with a touch of dark fruitiness. Nice, classic, easy to drink beer. Nothing crazy.
birocotsios (70) - - AUG 30, 2015
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: SEP 10, 2015 Dark brown with a small brown head. Light chocolate aroma. Sweet chocolate taste with wooden barrel notes and raisins. Great smooth taste with just a touch of bitterness.
mikovacic (11) - Ljubljana, SLOVENIA - AUG 4, 2015
4.9 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 20/20
Leaves, bubblegum, cheese, basement aromas, leaves, bubblegum, basement aromas, basement aromas
gegwilson (2249) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 13, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from a Suffolk Waitrose. Mahogany with a thin off white head. Coffee and treacle aroma. The taste is similar with moderate spice. Very enjoyable.
Bork (452) - Rosewood, Georgia, USA - JUL 5, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Well-balanced but a little weak beverage. Nicely roasted, hints of coffee, somewhat watery.
ricardotorero (55) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - JUL 2, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Very good porter. Nearly as good as their chocolate porter. Looks and smells fantastic
RW80 (1382) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - JUN 20, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 500 ml,
Appearance: Mahogany brow body, with a tallthick beige head, with very good retention. Head leaves light lacing on the glass. Aroma; burned caramel, light honey notes, dark fruit ( berries) Taste: Sweetish, caramel, honey, molases, berries and some hops tone and citrus acidity balancing the sweetness out, Roasted malt tones are quite in the back. mild bitter finish.
Thin body, low carbonation, quite dry palate.
Odd Porter which is more Ale-ish as most Porters. Still a good interesting beer. Allthough it could have a bit more body.