Brewed by Truefitt
Style: Stout
Middlesbrough, England


on tap

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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.48/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Cask & bottled; Regular.

Stout, hoppy with classic roast grains. Made with Columbus, Magnum and Willamette hops which are all added in the last 30 minutes of the brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3909) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - SEP 27, 2016
On tap at the White Swan. Black colour with a thick white head. Served very cold which probably effected the aroma. But aroma certainly had roasted malt. Taste was light roasted bitter, thick creamy body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ManVsBeer (8769) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2015
Bottle from Drink? Hendon Bridge. Very dark with a small bubbly head. Has a fairly stated nose, but itís roasted malts are a lot grittier in its taste with a bitterness in its finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
47574xeCD (862) - Godís Country, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2014
Bottle at home, dark almost black stout with a tan head, hints of chocolate, coffee and slight charcoal. A good stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gegwilson (3284) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2014
Bottle from the brewer at Saltburn Farmers Market. Black with a fading tan head. A tasty stout with a nice balance of coffee, chocolate, liquorice and burnt toast. light enough to be easy drinking.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dEnk (4200) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - APR 25, 2014
Bottle @ home. Thanks John. Aroma is herbal earthy hops, some tea like notes, liquorice, roast and tobacco. Nice! Flavour is roasted malt, liquorice, coffee, mocca, herbal hops, etc. LRAB.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (2419) - Ontario, CANADA - JAN 12, 2014
Gravity pour at Beer Rebellion, Gipsy Hill. Pours a dark brown/black with a hint of red and an off white head. Aroma is milk choc, light coffee, a bit of charcoal. Medium body, mild carbonation. It starts with coffee, a touch of choc and ends with a lingering medicinal taste (pepto bismol). It doesn't ruin it but a smoother finish would have been preferable. OK. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (5382) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 8, 2014
On cask @ the Stockbridge Tap. Appearance - opaque black with a nicely proportioned head. Nose - roasty, chocolate, maybe nuts. Yes, itís definitely ticking the boxes for stout style. Taste - more of the same. Palate - medium bodied but generous for the session strength alcohol. Creamy and fairly elegant on the finish. Overall - yes, thatís a good stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
zacgillbanks (4540) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - NOV 29, 2013
Bottle from Coppers, Newcastle. This black beer pours with a large foamy brown head. It has chocolate and roasted flavours, slight tart red fruit and a nutty, dry, bitter finish.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (12711) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 17, 2013
Cask gravity at Beer Rebellion. It pours black with a thick tan head. The nose is roasty, toast, coffee grinds, cocoa and flat cola. The taste is rich, roasty, toast, pine, cocoa, liquorice, coffee, floral and potpourri with a dry, roasty finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. A rich, well-hopped stout. Good work.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (17239) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2013
Cask at the Sussex Arms, Twickenham Green, 13/04/13. Mid black with a thin bubbly tan head that retains well. Nose is roast malt, chocolate, brown sugars, a decent hop presence. Taste comprises dark malt - lightly roasted, bitter dark chocolate, touch of coffee, solid hop background. Medium bodied, fibe carbonation, dry finish with some hop bitterness. Overall a most decent hopped up stout!

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