thomat (2055) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ GBBF 2014. dark reddish brown with a tiny tan head. Malty and roasted tones. Malt, coffee and chocolate. Light body with short dry finish.
Theydon_Bois (8667) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at GBBF ’14, day 5, 16/08/14.
Dark mahogany brown with moderate beige edgework.
Nose is light roast, earthy cocoa, toffee, brown bread.
Taste comprises cocoa, brown bread, biscuit tones, trace of dark fruit, toffee.
Medium bodied, moderate carbonation.
Benzai (8224) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 19, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled @ GBBF day 3. Very dark brown to black color, small beige head. Smell and taste malts, heavy roast, coffee roast, earthy, earthy and coffee bitter. Decent body and carbonation. Quite nice.
mR_fr0g (3117) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at 2014 GBBF. Saturday dregs tick and run. Dark mahogany brown with a loose tan head. Aroma is berry, nutty raisin , hint of the choc. Flavour is nutty, raisin, light raisin and hint of choc. Palate is medium bodied, low carbonation. Decent.
Ferris (4144) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 14, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask - Dark roast and toast. Jet black with a decent beige head. Light roast and some cocoa notes. Dark to the point of porter, but light on the palate.
Scopey (6812) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at Chriso. It pours dark brown with a minimal beige head. The nose is toasty, caramel, earthy, dried fruits and eccles cake. The taste is crisp, cocoa, toast, liquorice, tangy, sherbet, cola, caramel and mild sourness with a dry finish Feels a bit tired and tangy. Still not all that bad....
harrisoni (13711) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Chriso May 2014 tasting. Black beer. Some sournees. It’s ok good sour liquorice chocolate.
madmitch76 (15073) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
23rd December 2013
Bree Louise. Cask. Opaque dark brown beer, small pale cream coloured head. Palate is light, smooth and dry with very fine carbonation. Light dry dark malt, whispersnof earth and roast. Mellow and tangy dark fruits with a little red berry fruits underneath. Touch of spice. Dry finish with earthy dark malts. Well joined up and flavoursome mild.