Renobob (1097) - Besançon, FRANCE - APR 25, 2015
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bue en bouteille de 50cl. Couleur noire. Nez neutre. Palais fumé, café, légère effervescence.
DanielBrown (4034) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 25, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Ruprai, Kings Heath. Super solid offering. Subtle smoke rings. Stapled dark malt smoothness, tanginess and full bodiedness. All elements move in tandem.
MayumiH (295) - Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Bison Brighton. Mild smoky ashy taste. Dark maple syrup, dark fruit and bitter chocolate. Very drinkable.
Sdaniel90 (483) - Mexico City, MEXICO - APR 11, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, 500ml. Opaque black with a creamy brown head. Smoked roasted aroma. Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Moderately sweet with low bitterness. Pleasant smoked malt character with a lingering smoked finish.
AdiBeer (1840) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma: smoked flavours, beacon, bread, rye malts. Appearance: dark, hazy brown, medium, creamy, beige head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: intense malts coming up, bread, cereals, smoked flavours, soft carbonation, medium body. Overall: excellent smoked Porter, really liking both aroma and palate. Bottle from Kris Wines, Holloway.
nihtila (1356) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 3, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at home. Pours dark brown. Nose is roasted malts, light smoke and coffee. Taste is smoky roasted malts, dark fruits, bitterish finish.
Percy0103 (241) - MEXICO - MAR 31, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, 500ml. A pitch black beer with a big foamy brown head. Smoked aroma of roasted malt, toasted coffee, caramel and spices. Faint acidic notes. Taste is bitter with a strong finish. Some carbonation and astringency. Very nice smoked character.
dchad56 (58) - - MAR 24, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Espresso coffee / toffee consistent aroma. Dark brown / black with thin tan head which quickly goes - Appearance then similar to coke with slight carbonation. Initial slight tingle on tongue - steady flavour as aroma. Enjoyed.
Stuu666 (5597) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 10, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Keg at the holyrood 9a. Pours black, aroma and taste of roasty chocolate, rich and smoky.
guiroul33 (179) - Bordeaux, FRANCE - MAR 8, 2015
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle 50cl from Bierhall Dekoninck, @ home. Black color, tan Head. Aroma of caramel is well hidden, taste is rather sweet with some bitterness too, astringent and salty finish. Notes of dark chocolate, caramel. Overall a decent porter.
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