Martin243 (945) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
500ml bottle served cellar cool in an English pint at home. Black, with a dense beige head. Roasty dark chocolate aroma. Bitter chocolate, soy, liquorice flavours. Nice ashy aftertaste. An enjoyable, unpretentious, sessionable, workingman’s stout.
lusikka (7622) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 10, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
500 ml bottle. Pours a dark brown, almost black colour. Aroma of roastiness, mild metallic notes and licorice. Flavour of biscuit, roastiness, grassy bitterness, salty licorice and mild grains. Medium bodied and a grainy, salty, biscuity finish. Rich.
rosenbergh (9164) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml bottle. L3207. BB 26/Jul/14. (Prisma) Tampere, Finland.
Black colour with a red hue and small off-white head.
Roasted malt, coffee, milky sweetness, woody dryness and pencil in the aroma.
The flavour is roasted malt, mild ash, coffee, dryness and mild bitterness.
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AdiBeer (2413) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma: toasted malts, coffee. Appearance: black, medium creamy beige head. Taste: light sweet. Palate: dry bitters, coffee and roasted malts. Overall: very decent Stout, nice palate. Pint at the Cheshire Cheese, Buxton.
Niall73 (2291) - Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. BB 26/07/14. Pours a dark reddy brown with a beige head. Aroma is a light coffee with a grassiness too. Light to medium body, mild carbonation. Fairly light, with a bit of coffee, citrus and dark chic. OK balance, but lacking body. Fine.
Lonick (1029) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 6, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle @All My Vinyl Tasting, Edinburgh. Pours brown, nice nice a bit of coffee, fruity, a touch of chocolate as well. Thin tasting also just way too much coffee for me.
allmyvinyl (7165) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 1, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at home. Pours dark brown, thin to no head. Light roast and chocolate aromas. Taste is on the sweet side. Bit thin and forgettable.
Philym (1003) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - FEB 25, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Appearance: Dark brown/black with ruby highlights and cm thick tan head.
Aroma: Bread/toast, liquorice, grassy, burnt/roast malts, almost smoky quality.
Taste: Medium bitter and sourness with low sweetness and a little saltiness.
Palate: Thin smooth texture, light body, average carbonation, dry, lingering smoky, roast malt, bitter, slightly sour finish.
Comments: Tasty and glass lace.
garthicus (2826) - Dublin, IRELAND - FEB 10, 2014
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap in The Wellington, Birmingham. Appearance: Creamy brown turning to black, thick cream coloured head. Aroma: mild chocolate, malt, some milk too. Flavour: toasty, lots of malt with a decent chocolate backbone. Quite flavourful.
CraftBeerNick (1413) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 8, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home, 8th February 14. Pours a good looking beer, too much head for a stout though. A little fizzy on the palate, aroma is ashy some chocolate, taste is smooth, sweetish and some bitter hops. Not a bad beer