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Brewed by B&T Brewery
Style: Stout
Shefford, England

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RATINGS: 78   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Has also been available bottle Conditioned.

A pleasant bitter beer with a strong roast malt flavour.
This beer is brewed using Pearl Pale Malt, Crystal Malt, Roast Barley and Hercules hops.

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1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Finn (7039) - TromsÝ, NORWAY - OCT 16, 2006
UPDATED: OCT 19, 2006 Cask/gravity at The St Albans Beer Festival 28 Sep 06. Very dark brown. Tiny head. Hardly any aroma. Flavour of cow stable. Dry bitter sweet aftertaste.

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2006
Cask at Wellington Arms, Bedford. Very dark brown with a small off-white head. Faint fruit aroma gives no hint of what is to follow: ashy, roasted coffee malt and a smooth dry finish. Excellent.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheGrandMaster (2335) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - APR 6, 2006
Pint pulled at JDW The Railway in Putney (London), a beautifully dark black with a bubbly, but thick, tan head. The aroma is a slight mix of roasted caramal and coffee. Tangy roasted coffee with some chocolate notes and a short finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2005
UPDATED: MAY 20, 2010 1. Cask Stillage at the Metropolitan Centre, Bury 24/11/2001 Mid brown coloured stout with plenty of roast in the finish. 2. Cask Handpump at the Ship & Mitre, Liverpool 27/03/2010 Some roast aroma. Dark coloured rich on the palate and fruity with a little dryness in a crisp and bitter roast finish.

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 20/20
SilkTork (5693) - Southampton, United Kingdom, Hampshire, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2005
JDW, Wanstead. Lovely drop. Packed with juicy, fresh, quality blackcurrant fruit. Chocolate. Roasty. Beautiful. It all flows together so well. Great - awesome - mouthfeel. Harmony. Great transition from front to finish. So wonderful it brings tears to the eyes.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
oldp1 (2) - Stoke-on-Trent, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2005 does not count
Cask in Stoke-on-Trent. More of a thin porter style than a stout. Smooth to drink aftertaste does not linger. Ok but nothing special

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mads Langtved (2244) - Copenhagen K, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2005
Cask condition, GBBF 2005. Brown head. Black appearance. Liquorice dominates the flavour.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
leaparsons (10402) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2005
Bottle conditioned. Black with a large beige head. Aromas are dry roast malts, lots of earthiness. Flavours are very dry roast malts with coffee and hints of bitter dark chocolate. Some licourice, too. Has a very hoppy bitter finish finish with a dry aftertaste. A proper dry stout.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
imdownthepub (14228) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 17, 2005
Cask Conditioned, Gravity poured at Banbury Beer Festival í05. Black beer with red hint and malty head. Dry, roasted smokey flavoured stout, coffee husks and roasted chocolate malt. Bitter lasting finish, good stuff.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (36502) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 25, 2005
[Bottle conditioned] A black beer with a chocolate brown head. The aroma is sour - weird for a stout, more like a Flemmish sour ale. The flavor is also sour like Flemmish sour ale but with notes of chocolate and caramel.


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