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Brewed by Wychwood (Marston’s)
Style: Stout
Witney, England

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RATINGS: 332   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Filtered.
"Spell Binding Stout"
Ingredients: Pale malt, Black crystal malt, Oats; Target hops. (Was initially made with Progress hops at 4.5% - this changed in 2006).
"Black Wych is a beguiling traditional English dark stout, silky smooth, soft and seductive. A heady brew, which entices you to lose your senses and fall for the charms of The Black Wych."


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gorkogrlo (318) - Zagreb, CROATIA - DEC 18, 2015
Bottle. Black color with medium short-living head. Aroma of chocolate, vanilla, grass. Roast and oats in flavor. Surprisingly bitter finish, some kind of roasty and grassy bitterness. Light-medium body. Overall: ok, maybe too light for stout. Still, very drinkable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lele (408) - Padova, ITALY - DEC 3, 2015
Buona porter, semplice e abbastanza saporita. Sentori predominanti di caffè, cioccolato, liquirizia e anice (però poco accentuati). Il risultato è una birra equilibrata e piacevole, anche se non si fa particolarmente ricordare.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
HuldgaardRJ (180) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - DEC 1, 2015
(2) Not worth trying. It seems as if this was a beer very popular early on when there was not a large selection to choose from - it is unfulfilling and slightly sour.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
eunck (139) - Hamburg, Hamburg, GERMANY - NOV 28, 2015
Black and creamy with strong oats and dark chocolate flavors. Not quite "spell binding and mysterious", but still very tasty.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dfearnley (1774) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 22, 2015
Bottle to pint glass In Toronto 15 years ago, this was one of the only craft or micro beers available in the stores, so although not a great beer, it was still a gateway beer for me as it’s so much better than the macros. Oats, soy, dark chocolate, and a hint of skunk. Black with a thin creamy tan head with good retention. Taste is burnt wood, oats, bread.

2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MarcinG (397) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - NOV 18, 2015
Ciemne o wysokiej brazowej pianie. W zapachu slabe troche ziemiste. W smaku wyczuc mozna karmel rodzynki chlebowo gorzki posmak. Piwo nie jes za slodkie i zimne nie jest zle.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
gattinko (108) - Trnava, - NOV 15, 2015
Not Best-Not Worst, i´ve drinked better Beers but i think it could be worse....

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Graham77 (422) - SCOTLAND - NOV 12, 2015
500ml bottle. A fairly mediocre porter. Drinkable enough but typical of Wychwood - average at best.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DraganC (39) - SLOVENIA - NOV 3, 2015
Pours nice black, you can feel sweetness so if you do not like bitter beers try this one. All around not the best but not bad at all.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
triskaideka (340) - Killarney, IRELAND - NOV 3, 2015
50cl Bottle at home from Aldi. Pours black with beige head. Aroma - coffee / roasted; Taste - roasted barley, coffee/espresso, dark chocolate - smooth mouthfeel, low bitterness.


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