ston3s42 (24) - - APR 1, 2015
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Nice dark black appearance with lots of head that lasts for a little while. Hints of coffee in taste, but not very dominant.
chrislang (12) - - MAR 27, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: MAR 28, 2015 Mild stout, lett-drukken. Litt lite aroma, litt flat smak. Noe bitter ettersmak. Anbefales dersom man vil ha en lett stout. Passer nok bra til mat, da den trolig Ikke vil være dominerende ifht maten som serveres.
Mr_Pink_152 (1508) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
500ml bottle from Gloucester Services m5. Black colour with tan head. Ark a has chocolate, smoke and roasted malt. Taste has a touch of bitterness.
VictorSA (176) - NORWAY - JAN 18, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
God, middels fyldig stout. Flott balanse. God i forhold til alkoholstyrke.
djoeye (2124) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 18, 2014
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown body with beige head on. Storey lacings and crochetings.
Dark roasted but sweet aroma.
Tastes dark malts, dark chocolate, nut cream, black smoked syrup,
Normal feel, body and carbonation for 4.6 abv.
Malts continue into finish with chocolate notes. Just slightly dry, easy to drink.
[50cl brown btl, abv4.6%, BB28FEB2016, #7304240, B@EideHandel 5€]
asimeow (170) - Sandsli, NORWAY - OCT 29, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
0,5l bottle. Decent stout, but no serious contender to the favorites. Coffee, roasty, resin, earthy, leaves, licorice, black, cloudy, minimal head, white foam, medium sweetness, very bitter, medium sourness, salty, medium body, thick feel, average carbonation, bitter.
rlgk (12356) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample at Great British Beer Festival 2014, London. BLack beer with a small head. Choolate and tar aroma, hay, smoked notes, some bitterness. Chocolate flavor, roasted, dark bread, hay, some biscuits. Ok beer.
Beese (2560) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 15, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Tesco, Watford. Poured black, with a halo of tan head. Aroma of liquorice, treacle and rye bread. Roasted malt flavours, with some treacle and rye bread. Moderate mouth feel, soda-like carbonation. Finish was burnt malt, straw and coffee.
AdiBeer (1817) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Aroma: chocolate, coffee and toasted malts. Appearance: black, small light brown head. Taste: light sweet. Palate: vanilla, toasted notes again, light body, soft carbonation. Overall: very light for a Stout, yet quite nicely balanced toasted flavours. Pint at the GBBF 2014, Kensington.
Theydon_Bois (11460) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, 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.
Black with a moderate tan swirl and edgework.
Nose is light roast, grain, biscuit, faint cocoa, dark malt, hint metallic.
Taste comprises roast malt, earthy cocoa rub, toffee, brown bread.
Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, roasted tones in a drying close.