alex_leit (5198) - Minsk, BELARUS - OCT 9, 2017 MBison (548) - Southern Highlands, - AUG 24, 2009
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 500ml 4.1%. Poured very dark brown (virtually black) with a small, off-white, frothy head which lasted well. Aroma was of roasted malts with toast, black coffee, toasted nuts, liquorice and light notes of raisins. Flavor was a light earthy bitterness with roasted malts, sweet milk chocolate, light lactic/sour milk notes, a touch of caramel and a dry toasty/nutty finish. Light to medium bodied with soft carbonation, a dry mouthfeel, watery texture and a good length finish.
Bottle 500 ml. Dark brown color, creamy foam. Caramel aroma: walnut, esters, roasted malt. Taste: caramel, watery, slightly nutty, a little bit cold coffee, soft and velvety, a bit of earthy hops. Grumbo (4101) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - SEP 3, 2017
Bottle. Backlog rating from bottle collection and historic scoring. Source not recorded. No tasting notes kept, just rating. DoctorHU (607) - UKRAINE - JUL 20, 2017
500 ml bottle. Pours a black colour with a beigeish head. Aroma of roasted malts and milk chocolate. Taste is dryer dry and roasted, some dark malts, coffee and herbs, hint of chocolate. nybol (2371) - DENMARK - JUL 14, 2017
den har en mørk smag, af lakrids og kaffe, og en middel bitterhed. god øl.. allmyvinyl (11069) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 13, 2017
Bottle from Morrisons, Caernarfon. Pours dark brown with a short-lived thin tan head. Aromas of chocolate and light liquorice. Taste is treacle, but not in a sticky way. Quite thin in fact. More chocolate and light coffee. Slightly burnt note on the finish.
BeerNinjaUK (488) - Wiltshire, ENGLAND - MAY 31, 2017
Bottle from supermarket in Wales. Pours deep black-brown, although clear to the light. Foamy smooth beige head. Aroma intense with strong espresso, vanilla, bitter cocoa and some butterscotch. Smooth in the mouth with rich coffee aftertaste. Wim (4168) - Weelde, BELGIUM - MAY 27, 2017
On holiday in wales black dark brown colored body with an off white head and with a roasted malt chocolate aroma a roasted malt chocolate grain sweet bitter taste with a bitter finish MoritzF (10129) - Ottobrunn, GERMANY - APR 11, 2017
(bottle) Clear, dark amber colour with a short and tanned foamy head. Dark and mildly roasted malty aroma with notes of chocolate, marzipan and almonds. Roasted bitter flavour light but not watery body with an almost silky mouthfeel. Dry and roasted malt character with caramel, chocolate, again marzipan and almondy, nutty notes; almost lingering roasty bitter chocolatey finish. Good. 27.III.17 jfb (6830) - GERMANY - MAR 27, 2017
(bottle) darkest ruby-brown colour with a frothy off-white head. aroma of melted margerine and sugar icing, with some notes of earth, gently roasted wheat and cardboard. flavour is mostly lactose and caramelized malts, with lots of milk chocolate, some yeast slurry and a semi-dry toasty finish. medium-bodied with soft carbonation. jonas (8155) - Garching b. MÃ¼nchen, GERMANY - MAR 27, 2017
Bottle. Roast, cigar smoke, dust. Dark brown, off white head. Medium light body. Iodine roast start, overall pleasant.