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Brewed by Anspach & Hobday
Style: Porter
Bermondsey, England

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RATINGS: 96   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74/5   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle & Keg; Rregular.
Our flagship, award winning porter. A beer that dominated Londons past reinvented for today.

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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jyrsa (656) - - JAN 7, 2017
Tap @ the brewery. Black with med brown head. Complex nose of coffee and chocolate. Creamy with coffee and chocolate in that order. Smooth palate and a very nice porter overall.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bursprak (2712) - Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 13, 2016
Tap @ Brussels Beer Project. Deep black pour with a generous tan head. Notes of smooth chocolate, some roast, light coffee, a tad ashy and some medium bitterness. Solid robust porter!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tiong (6708) - Espoo, FINLAND - NOV 4, 2016
330ml bottle from Ales by Mail. BBE 01.03.17. Pours pitch black with a small head. Aroma of roasty malts, coffee, chocolate, licorice, cocoa and vanilla. Taste is smooth, sweetish and roasty with some coffee, chocolate and cocoa, hints of vanilla and licorice. Finish is smooth, slick and slightly roasty with some licorice, coffee and cocoa. Pretty smooth and balanced porter.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vestergaard (1907) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - NOV 4, 2016
From tap at Brussels Beer Project. Pours a pitch Black with a Nice, beige head. Aroma has chocolate, roasted malts, dusted Cocoa, licorice, Fairly hoppy. Taste is sweetish, roasty bitter, dry chocolaty finish. Average carbonation and a smooth body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lonick (1774) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 1, 2016
Bottle @cgarvieuk. April Not So Fools Tasting 2014 [Rating Backlog April 2014] Pours black with a tan head. Nose is slightly odd, big coffee, chocolate and a slightly sour note. Taste is again big coffee, dark bitter chocolate, slight licorice.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ianwelby (1212) - SCOTLAND - OCT 29, 2016
Black, filmy head. Smells of coffee and roasted malt. Taste is dark chocolate, coffee, malt, toffee. Bitter aftertaste. Seriously good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kerenmk (4504) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 28, 2016
Bottle sample at a tasting at troubless place. Thanks Black with a tan ring. Creamy chocolate aroma, slightly roasty with notes of hazelnut. Lightly bitter, roasty, cocoa in the mouth. Full body, smooth bitter finish.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SeniorZozo (1345) - Budapest, HUNGARY - OCT 13, 2016
Tap @ Tap. @ Barboteur Beer Days #1 Brussels. Aroma of chocolate, caramel, coffee, roasted malts and vanilla. Sweet malty flavour, lots of caramel, hint of coffee. Sweet finish, caramel.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (35673) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 12, 2016
Draft. A black beer with a brown sine under a lazing dark Brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, chocolate, and a bit of alcohol. The flavor is sweet with notes of roasted malt, chocolate, and wood, leading to a dry finsh.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Desverger (9665) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 12, 2016
[email protected], Copenhagen - black pour with nice tan head and lacing. Roasted and toasty malty forward with some nice chocolate and coffee hits, some caramel sweetness, hoppy backing, roasted finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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