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Wantsum Black Pig
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Brewed by Wantsum
Style: Porter
Canterbury, England

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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.3/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Occasional. Also available bottle conditioned.
A dark smooth imperial Russian porter.


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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rune (11054) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 8, 2015
Half pint, cask, shared with Finn at Green Dragon. Near black body, patchy surface. Roasted malty nose, earth and nuts. Dark malty flavours, ash, nuts and liquorice. Roasted ending. Likable (Croydon 27.11.2015).

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Finn (6284) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 5, 2015
Fra cask på Green Dragon Croydon 27 Nov 15. Delt med Rune. Svart. Så vidt gjennomskinnelig. Dyp rød. Litt filmskum. Aroma av røstet malt & sjokolade. Smaken litt tynn. Røstet malt & mørk frukt. Kaffe i avslutninga.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Makaveli (34) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 4, 2015
Bottle / Brewery / Kent / free. No head, zero to no carbonation. Aroma is a little sweet, dark fruit is on the nose. Taste is full of cherry for me, a tiny bit tart. Unusual.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hohops (780) - Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle. Appearance is very dark brown, almost black, half finger clingy beige head. Aroma- coffee notes, milk chocolate, hop hints, cocoa. Taste- coffee, milk chocolate, liquorice, hint of dark fruits, bitterness, dark cherry, sime burnt toffee, some carbonation, satisfying espresso finish. Nice.

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beer0clock (142) - Canterbury, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2014
brown, black, hazy, white foam, frothy, medium bitterness, medium body, slick feel, average carbonation, coffee taste is more apparent as it gets colder and should be 12-13c if not less to fully appreciate the flavours, bottle at quex barn, canterbury. pretty standard beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bigchris180 (3) - - MAR 19, 2014 does not count
Bottle from delf farm shop, really nice smell and taste, really good overall, hope to try other beers from wantsum brewery

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (21751) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 13, 2014
6th January 2013
Bree Louise. Cask. Clear deep amber - brown beer. Smooth dark malts, touch of roast. Nuts! Light dry smooth finish. Quite tasty.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Erzengel (7548) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - OCT 18, 2013
Cask 2011: Toller röstmalziger Geruch. Der Antrunk ist vollmundig-röstmalzig. Sehr viele frisch-grasige Hopfentöne, dazu schokoladige Espressonoten im Hauptteil. Der Nachgeschmack ist schokoladig-röstmalzig mit toller Herbe. Vollmundig-cremig.
--> Sehr tolles Stout! --> 13/14/13/13

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
suprchunk (2949) - Crestview, Florida, USA - MAY 9, 2013
Dark brown pour. No head. No lacing. Big roasted aroma. Coffee and ash. Taste is way smoother. Chocolate and roasted coffee. A little thin. But not bad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (16661) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 17, 2013
Cask at the Sussex Arms, Twickenham Green, 16/02/13. Light black with a thin tan head that retains well. Nose is dark malts, light spice, dark toffee, hint of chocolate. Taste comprises roast malt, molasses, dark fruits, leather, toffee. Medium bodied with moderate carbonation with a dry finish. Ok stuff - nothing too interesting.


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