Oakes (11031) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 7, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask @ The Front, Falmouth. Black with a thick head. Mix of fudgey notes, maybe a hint of diacetyl. Creamy light body. Sweetish, fudgey ice cream palate, again rounded by slight diacetyl.
Beershine (5177) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - MAR 10, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ The Front, Falmouth. Pitch black with thick tan head. Aroma of chocolate biscuits, like Oreos. Tastes like Oreo liqueur, in a good way.
Leighton (8593) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 17, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at home with Lyoli. Pours brown with a slight, bubble head. Sweet milk chocolate aroma, mild roast. Flavor is pretty sweet, lots of dark malts, light char, tobacco, and cocoa beans. Light to medium bodied with soft carbonation. Finishes well and roasty with lactic sugars. Pretty nice.
drseusszb200 (688) - Florida, USA - SEP 29, 2010
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Poured jet black with decent head smelled great tasted like leather english and very boring
planky84 (1786) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2010
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: JUN 25, 2010 Bottle sourced via mybrewerytap.com. Black pour with a tan head. Coffee, chocolate, vanilla aromas. Flavours of licorice, chocolate, roasted malts and raisins. Dry, malty finish.
DruncanVeasey (6597) - NUNEATON, Conference Premier, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Filtered bottle from...Darts Farm? Glossy pitch with a slender beige collar. Generous roasted aroma with hints of burnt nuts, prune, cinder toffee, high cocoa and blackcurrant. Creamy and roasted with burnt nuts and bitter chocolate over a trickle of bramble. Viscous, tasty stout. Better than expected.
joergen (18846) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 3, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at Bishops Arms, Jšrntorget.
Black coloured with a small off white head.
Fruity and light roasted aroma of caramel, and dark chocolate.
Fruity and light roasted flavour of dark chocolate with notes of smoke.
silversurfer (18) - Cornwall, ENGLAND - FEB 15, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Deep opaque brown black colour with lovely light brown head. Malty smell. Strong malt and toffee taste with hint of dark chocolate. Creamy palate and light body. Tangy bitter finish.
Beth101 (512) - West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2010
2.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 9/20
Black with a tan head. Aroma of chocolate and malt.Tastes of malt with a hint of chocolate. Lacks body.
Gethinbeer (2020) - Musky, Nova Scotia, CANADA - JAN 4, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Nice dark colour with a good frothy/creamy tan head. Roasted malt with chocolate hints in the aroma. Smooth texture, nice chocolate hints. Nice smooth basic ale all around.