leaparsons (7965) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 7, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: SEP 8, 2013 Bottle. Very dark brown with a thin cream foam. Aromas are roast coffee with barbecue sauce and smoked meat. Some soy with dark chocolate and molasses. Flavours are cola and chocolate with light roast coffee and background toffee. Earthy with nutty notes and dark berries. Yeasty with a dry, peppery finish. Slightly oily on the palate. A bit different.
mr_h (2741) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JUL 13, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask by handpump at Three Judges, Glasgow - very dark brown near black, medium creamy beige head, roasted malt, coffee aroma, excellent lacing, coffee, chocolate, roasted malty flavour, quite sweet for a stout
evergreen0199 (1941) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at Ealing beer festival 2013, London. A dark brown/black coloured pour with a medium beige head on top. Roasty, malty, coffee aroma. Taste is similar, roasty, malty, coffee, some chocolate.
Beesbeer (452) - WALES - DEC 26, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Mild textures and flavours, although somehow perhaps more Porter than Stout in overall character. Rounded, small malt, vague taste of milky chocolate at the finish. Pretty refined.
Beersiveknown (2771) - NORTHERN IRELAND - DEC 19, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask@bag o’nails Bristol
Fairly straight forward dry stout, chocolate, toasty barley, sweet malt, chocolate. Competent but safe.
omhper (19218) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - DEC 1, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled. Near black, small head. Distinct coffee aroma. Mid sweet with clean, rounded mouthfeel. Drier finish with coffee bitterness.
cgarvieuk (14025) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 3, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
bottle at jens ... deep red brown ... thin tan head ... dark rich deep chocolate malt nose ... little thin in body ... little fizzy ... deep dark roast ... big pine hop... id say more blacj IPA than stout but nice ...
Ungstrup (29134) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at GBBF 2010. A red-brown beer with a thin brown head. The aroma has strong notes of roasted malt, combined with medium notes of chocolate and sweet malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of roasted malt and chocolate, leading to a dry, roasted, and woody finish.
SaintMatty (5096) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 7, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask (Guide Dog, Southampton) - Black with a tan head. Roasted and chocolatey aroma with roasted malt and coffee detected. Smooth and nicely balanced taste with notes of coffee, plain chocolate, malt and a slightly soapy hint. Very enjoyable.
fonefan (34282) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 26, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask (gravity) @ GBBF 10, Great British Beer Festival, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London, England.
Clear dark red brown color with a average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to beige head. Aroma is moderate to light heavy malty, roasted, coffee, dark roasted. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat.