ManVsBeer (8498) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 28, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 15/20
Manchester Beer & Cider Festival 2016. Black coloured ale. A little thin tasting, but very pleasantly smoked in both aroma and taste.
Alexi91 (437) - Bristol/Romsey, Hampshire, ENGLAND - NOV 15, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Origin: Tap. Vessel: Stange. Supplier: The Beer Emporium (Bristol). Very fruity for a stout. Thick and creamy head.
Stuu666 (10304) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 12, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Hanging Bat. Black, nose is liquorice and chocolate, taste is dry roasted malts, sweet chocolate.
allmyvinyl (9358) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 11, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at The Hanging Bat. Pours clear dark brown, red-tinged. Foamy beige head. Aromas of light chocolate and stone fruit. Taste is light roasty bitterness, more fruit. Light body, abrupt finish. OK.
Grumbo (1237) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - SEP 21, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Beer Emporium, Bristol. Black in colour with an average size, lasting tan colour head. Aroma of malt, roasted chocolate and peat. Rather dry feel. Body is medium-full, slick texture, with soft carbonation. Enjoyable beer.
Theydon_Bois (16671) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns., Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - SEP 12, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at GBBF ’13, 15/08/13 thanks to Ronny for the pour.
Light black/v dark mahogony brown with a thinnish light tan head that clears to a swirl/edgeing.
Nose is dark toffee, light smoke, mineral notes, light chocolate.
Taste comprises cardboard, light smoke, dark toffee, thinner than the aroma.
Light to medium in body, a little on the watery side.
So so stout affair.
rlgk (18115) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 15, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at GBBF 2013. Pitch black beer with a small brownish head. Roasted malt aroma, soot, raisins, licorice notes. Roasted chocolate flavor, caramel, prunes, raisins, licorice, some tar. Thin bodied, with a roasted soot finish.
Niall73 (2419) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 14, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at GBBF 2013. Nice coffee choc aroma with dark fruits. More of the same in the flavour. It’s just OK, a little watery.
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask Stillage from the Cellar at Prince Of Wales, Foxfield 04/10/2008
Fruit and roast aromas. Tiny beige head. Black a little rich on the palate and strong in alcohol with a crisp and very dry bitter roast finish.
downender (7863) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask conditioned at the Cumbrian beeriodical, Seven Stars, Bristol June 2013. Near black with a slight, off-white head. Chocolate, some dark fruit sweetness and some toastiness in the finish. Fine.