john44 (3392) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 6, 2017 jamesie1857 (1980) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, - NOV 10, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On cask @ Coach and Horses Dronfield - a deep black body with a tan head, coffee and mocha on the nose, a bit smoky and a bit roasted. The taste is a smooth coffee, a bit of nut a bit cigar. A solid mouthfeel, lasting bitter finish. Pretty good.
Gravity Cask Third of a Pint at GBBF 2014, Olympia, London Aug 2014 - Black in colour. Slight off-white head. Malty; roasty (almost burnt) malts, coffee, liquorice, caramel, faint hint of chocolate. Fruity; slight dark fruits. Hoppy; earthy hops. Moderately bitter roast malty throughout. OK. Quite drinkable. (2014-08-16)
Martinus (4701) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - NOV 6, 2015
Black, beige head. Aroma of chocolate, malts and coffee. Bitter flavour, roasted malts, caramel. Finish coffee.yespr (47526) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 29, 2014
(from draught @ GBBF ’14, London)
From cask. Pours hazy brown with a fully gone head. Aroma is roasted dark malty and chocolate, light liqourice note. Toasted malty, bitter and roasted. Dry and lingering dark malty to chocolate finish.
anders37 (26999) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 8, 2014
Cask @ GBBF 2014. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma. Roasted malty bitter chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate bitter finish. 47574xeCD (1262) - Coventry, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2014
Cask take out from Bernies real ale off licence. No head black stout, dry taste hints of licorice and chocolate, pleasant.
rlgk (18844) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 24, 2014
Sample at Great British Beer Festival 2014. Black beer, almost no head. Fruity caramel and licorice aroma, soot, cocoa, some chocolate. Roasted coffee and licorice flavor, grassy, citrus and grapes. Beese (3210) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 26, 2014
Gravity at GBBF 2014. Poured black, with a thin tan head. Aroma of dark fruit, sugar and some smoky malt. Mouth feel was pretty watery, for a stout. Peaty flavours, with a little roast and treacle. Finish was coffee, burnt malt and hay. Benzai (16681) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 19, 2014
Sampled @ GBBF. Opaque black color, small off-white head. Smell and taste malts, roast, earthy maltyness, bitter, earthy bitterness. Average to medium body and carbonation. The_Osprey (9120) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2014
Cask. Dark brown or black, big foamy tan head. Aroma is roasted malt, some coffee. Body is light, smooth, low carbonation. Taste is ash-forward, astringent and semisweet. MissPxx (991) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2014
Very strong aroma but not necessarily that pleasant. Very bitter tasting very dark. Almost black.
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