DJMonarch (9153) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2010
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Cask Stillage at the GBBF, Earl’s Court 03/08/2010
Coffee roast aroma. Black a little rich on the palate strong in alcohol and hoppy with a hint of dryness in a bitter coffee roast finish.
Travlr (7998) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 10, 2010
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Unlabeled bottle at the brewery, courtesy of Steve, shared with SHIG. Not sure if this is the right stout, since there is one other. Very dark brown color, medium tan head with solid lacing. Aroma of mild cocoa and cafe au lait. Taste is smooth, cocoa and weak American coffee. Light body. Nice dry, mild stout.
oh6gdx (18576) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 22, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask@GBBF2010. Deep amber colour, small beigeish head. Aroma is coffee, roasted malts, some spices, herbs as well as some liquorice. Flavour is liquorice, some roasted malts, coffee and mild spicyness. Pleasant and balanced stout.
cgarvieuk (11024) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 10, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask at GBBF 2010 ... black ... soft chocolate roast nose ... sweet vanilla roast malts ... little chocolate ... quite sweet ... light charcoal ... very easy drinkin
joergen (17353) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2009
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught at Københavnske Øldage 2009.
Dark brown coloured with a lacing beige head.
Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel, chocolate and liquorice with notes of smoke.
Sweet and roasted flavour of caramel, coffee and liquorice with notes of smoke.
Ungstrup (26267) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. A dark brown beer with a brown head. The aroma has notes of sweet and roasted malts combined with chocolate. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of chocolate and roasted malt, leading to a dry and bitter finish, where the chocolate note lingers.
MiP (12172) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAY 28, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: MAY 29, 2009 Draught at KØ09. Good roasted aroma. Dark brown colour, quite cloudy. Big stable light brown head. The flavour is nice and sweet, some sweet liquorice. Mild roasted aftertaste, low bitterness. 7 3 7 3 15
Draught at KØ09. Good roasted aroma, some fresh coffee. Black colour. Big stable creamy brown head. The flavour is nicely roasted with a mild coffee note. Faint hint of smoke in the finish. Creamy mouthfeel, slightly thin though. 7 4 7 3 16
HenrikSoegaard (9148) - Randers, DENMARK - MAY 19, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
CBF09. Draught. Creamy lightbrown good mostly lasting head. Black colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Coffee notes. Moderate bitter flavor. Nice chocolate notes. Modrate bitter long finish. Syruply palate.
RichardGretton (4020) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2008
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Black beer with a strong bubbly head. The aroma is gently roasted and dry, and the flavour is deeply roasted and slightly rich. Overall a reasonable beer.
johndoughty (3286) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 8, 2008
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle with an interesting label. Dark and pored with a big head which took what seemed like a life time to dissipate. But it was well worth the wait. Dry with a subtle bitter finnish this is a very pleasant stout.