Svesse (9222) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - FEB 19, 2018
(Cask at White Horse, Parson's Green, London, 26 Nov 2017) Almost black colour, with hints of ruby. Brief beige head. Malty, roasted nose with coffee, chocolate and milky cappuccino. Malty, roasted taste with notes of chocolate, coffee, cappuccino and a finish with a gentle roasty bitterness and a certain lactose sweetness. Medium body. Tasty and well balanced with lots of milky coffee. Nice one. john44 (3544) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2017
Cask at The White Horse Old Ale Festival, Parson's Green in Nov 2017 - Opaque dark brown / black in colour. Small tan head. Malty; lightly roast malts, caramel, coffee, chocolate notes. Fairly thin. Easy drinking. Sweet roast coffee and caramel malty throughout. (2017-11) Leighton (23410) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 9, 2017
Gravity cask at Pigs Ear 2017 - Hackney. Pours black-brown with minimal head. Nice chocolate notets in the nose. Light-medium sweet flavour, with soft roast, velvety chocolate, some raisins, brown bread. Light bodied, a little oily, with fine carbonation. Balanced finish, sweet but with nice bittersweet baking cocoa, mild roast. Fun and easygoing. hohops (1200) - Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 29, 2017
Appearance is very dark brown, a small clingy beige head. Aroma- chocolate, toffee, biscuity malt. Taste is fudge, toffee, chocolate, milky coffee, chocolate biscuit. Smooth, cask-like mouthfeel.