Scopey (11356) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 25, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at Bag O Nails, Bristol. It pours black with a small, bubbly off-white head. The nose is bitter - sweet, plum, prune, fruit compote, jam, Dandelion & Burdock and candy. The taste is smooth, rich roast, toast, earth, bitter - sweet, cocoa, plum, prune, date and some jam with a dry finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. A touch sweet, but overall Pretty good
Martinus (4349) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - OCT 20, 2015
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Clear black, red hue, white head. Aroma of coffee, malts, roast and caramel. Malty flavour, caramel, rather sweet. Sweet malty finish, chocolate.
(from draught @ GBBF ’14, London)
Aniela (4207) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 11, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
From my backlogg:
Sample at Great British Beer Festival 2014. Black beer with an offwhite head. Roasted chocolate caramell licorice tar aroma. Fruity dark fruits tar licorice salty vinous flavour.
TEJA (2048) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 6, 2015
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle sampled at Björn, thanks.
Small light brown head. Dark brown color.
Chocolate aroma. Light chocolate malt taste. No sweetness. Small body and low carbonation.
Leighton (17210) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 15, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at GBBF 2014 - London. Pours rich brown with red highlights and a foamy cap. Lightly smokey, with well toasted bread, burnt grains, mellow dried cherries, burnt meat, earth. Light bodied with fine carbonation; good condition. Finishes with notes of earth and toasted bread. Fine.
anders37 (21632) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 27, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ GBBF 2014. Pours a black color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma. Roasted malty chocolate and caramel flavor. Has a roasted malty caramel finish.
rlgk (16554) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample at Great British Beer Festival 2014. Black beer with a small head. Roasted chocolate aroma, caramel, licorice, cocoa and tar notes, some figs. Fruity vinous flavor, raisins, tar, cocoa, some licorice.
madmitch76 (20728) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 2, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
12th August 2014
GBBF Day 1. Cask. Clear dark brown beer, small pale tan head. Palate is light and dry. Mild dark malts. Little dried fruits. Light dry finish. Okay.
Sledutah (6545) - Utah, USA - AUG 24, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at GBBF
Dark brown with a medium beige head, some lacing. Aroma of roasted malts and coffee. Flavors of roasted malts, caramel with some bitterness
DedicatedToFun (4000) - Santa Monica, California, USA - AUG 20, 2014
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at GBBF, dark pour, tan head, nose is roasty, taste is coffee, bitter, strong brew.