fonefan (31813) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 2, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask (handpump) @ NWAF 10, National Winter Ales Festival, The Venue, Sheridan Suite, Manchester, England.
Clear medium dark to dark red brown color with a small average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, dark roasted, coffee. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. 
Papsoe (25113) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 2, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask. Pours an opaque dark brown with a small and rough beige head. Roasted malt and coffee in the nose. Light body, flat, hard roasted malts, coffee and licorice. Has a light malt bitterness in the finish. Nice. 220110
anders37 (14730) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 8, 2009
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy dark brown color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma with some hints of chocolate. Slightly roasted malty chocolate and caramel flavor. Has a roasted malty caramel finish with some hints of chocolate in the aftertaste.
cgarvieuk (12238) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 1, 2009
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: MAR 19, 2009 cask at guilford edinburgh ...deep red brown ... sweet fruity tofee malts ... chocolate malts ... quite a powerful hop in background ... little cholate and caramel in linger.
Earlier Rating: Bottle 5/2/2007 Total Score: 3.2
Dark brown in colour, with a light roast malt nose, and a full roast flavour with little spice and rich fruit.
madmitch76 (12162) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2011
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
3rd February 2011
Chelmsford Winter Beer Festival. Loads of beers shared with ChrisO and Harrisoni - Cheers! Clear dark brown beer, residual white head. Light malt - ephemeral almost. A whisper of hop fruit. Apologetic beer!
imdownthepub (9165) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 25, 2007
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned at Banbury Beer Fest 07. Chestnut colour with cream head. Fruity, flavourful mild if a little tart on the edges, some Blackberry / currant notes, thin malty body, easy drinking.
DJMonarch (9160) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 7, 2007
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask Stillage from the outside bar at the Hillsborough Hotel, Sheffield 16/12/2006
Small bubbly white head. Hoppy aroma. Dark coloured hoppy and slightly citrus with some dryness in a crisp and bitter roast finish.
FatPhil (8107) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - NOV 13, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask (Peterborough Beer Festival 2004)
Dark brown, little head. Quite hoppy for a mild, sweet spicy hops augment the sweet roasted malts ion both the aroma and the taste. Hints of dark fruits too. Competent mild, very tasty.
maeib (8051) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2006
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned - gravity dispense - Northampton BF. A very dark brown coloured beer with a nice malty aroma encompassing some berry fruits as well as some smokiness. The taste is malt and bread with some more smoke. Very decent.
leaparsons (7493) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 13, 2007
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask, Derby Winter Fest 07. Dark brown, red with a beige foam. Aromas are spicy with winter fruit. Weetabix malts with lemon. Flavours are floral initially with malts and fruity notes. A little stale tasting. Some zesty lemon. Fairly decent.