Arve_Christian (4700) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 13, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On bottle from Vinmonopolet Vika. Pitch black color , good offwhite foam. Aromas of dark creamy chocolate , malt: medium /high aroma intensity- also roasted notes to it. Medium/ full body & complexity . Some bitterness, very well balanced. Very enjoyable
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johndoughty (4869) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 29, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
bottle. Black with a medium head. Chocolate and coffee merge together. Well rounded, well bottled and an all round excellent beer.
lusikka (7680) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 28, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
500 ml bottle @ Malja, Kuopio. Pours a pitch black colour with a beige thick head. Aroma of roasted malts, biscuit and chocolate. Rich flavour of roasted malts, licorice, cocoa, biscuit and mellow sweetness. Full bodied, thick mouthfeel and a roasty malty finish. Delicious.
Simonsen (1076) - NORWAY - SEP 26, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Flaske kjøpt på Vinmonopolet. Svart farge, stor beige skumtopp som varer, medium karbonert1. Smaker av mørkbrent malt, kaffe, kakao, vanilje, jord, kjeller. Utrolig god. En svært fornøyelig porter som faktisk ikke er altfor kraftig
bergstaden (2269) - Røros, NORWAY - SEP 11, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Black with a solid white head - roasted malt aroma - A very good malt body with roasted malt and some bittterness - A Nice roasted malt finsih with some bitterness that lasts - this was very good
wyzzywyz22 (2108) - Wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Virtually a black pour with a decent tan head. Aroma was roasted malts, coffee and chocolate. Flavour was on similar lines with some notes of fruit and hop lurking. Earthy with some bitterness towards the finish. Solid and very downable offering.
BeerSkull (1374) - SWEDEN - AUG 10, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: AUG 13, 2013 (Bottle). Aromas of smoky and roasted malt with hints of mocha and chocolate. In the taste emerges significantly the taste of mocha / coffee. It has a nice spicy, peppery and dry tone. In the taste is also aromas of vanilla and chocolate. The aftertaste is mild with a slightly bitter and slightly crisp flavor of coffee. The body is a bit thin but very rich in flavors.
ClubGonzo (5359) - Bergen, NORWAY - AUG 10, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a black body with a big creamy light beige head. Very nice looking! Aroma is filter coffee, cocoa, dark malts, licorice, caramel, hints of grains, ashes and sawdust. Taste is filter coffee, dark chocolate, cocoa, caramel, vanilla fudge and hints of dry sawdust in the finish. Medium to full body, medium carbonation. Pleasant porter from Thornbridge.
Tide (2796) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 9, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at bar. Black color, beige head. Bitter taste with roasted malts, liquorice, coffee, vanilla, a vit of smoke and wood. Bitter finish coffee and wood. Very nice porter.
laiti (7981) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 8, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Black Door
Aroma has hay, licorice, some English hops, brown sugar and syrupy notes. Flavour has mocha, chocolate, slightly salty licorice and distant herbal notes. Smooth and good.