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Brewed by Desnoes and Geddes (Diageo PLC)
Style: Foreign Stout
Kingston, Jamaica

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RATINGS: 791   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1/5   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Ingredients: Black malt; corn syrup; caramel malt; and hop extract. Priming sugar used when bottling.

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3.9
SamVimes21 (567) - - DEC 10, 2016
Bottle from a garden centres bar, black with a beige head, dark fruit and prunes taste with a lovely smooth aftertaste will look this 1 up again.

3.7
nocheinbier (63) - London, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 27, 2016
Deep black colour, creamy beige thin head. Dark fruit aroma. You can definitely taste the alcohol strength in it along with blackcurrants, prunes and a general fruity sweetness. It’s a great stout and well worth seeking out.

2.8
kathouse (1940) - LAS VEGAS, Nevada, USA - NOV 23, 2016
Nice looking black body with a thick light brown foam. Aroma is a mix of sugar, wood, and soy. Flavor is lightly fruity with only hints of chocolate and treacle. Not much to the finish.

3.5
MattChiasson (71) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 15, 2016
Out of the bottle poured a opaque black with a thin off-white head. I got notes of chocolate, coffee, hazelnut, molasses and cherry. Smelled more sweet than I was expecting. This was confirmed on the palate with notes of sweet roasted malt, chocolate icecream/fudgsicle, and some booze-soaked raisins. Finish was sweet. Body was more thin than I was expecting for the alcohol, perhaps indicative of adjuncts (I see corn syrup listed in the description). Personally, I thought it was ok overall. Wouldn’t drink too many of them, but would make for a nice dessert pairing.

3.6
mar (5443) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 13, 2016
Black with a khaki head. Nose is dry roasted malts, chocolate, and light coffee. Sweet chocolate ,rich malts, liquid malts, light alcohol in finish.

2.6
dchad56 (548) - - NOV 13, 2016
Bottle - dark, small off white head quickly disappears. Decent chocolate aroma. Ting on tongue and in mouth. Too sweet tasting, not picking up stout qualities. Aroma better than taste.

3
Saeglopur (2327) - Vienna Woods, AUSTRIA - NOV 1, 2016
284 ml bottle from a supermarket in London, bb 16 Jan 18.
Dark brown body, with a big, dense, creamy, lacing, dark beige head.
Aroma of caramel, coffee, toast, dark fruits.
Tastes of caramel, cheap chocolate, sugar, dark fruits, some coffee.
Medium, creamy mouthfeel, with a moderate carbonation.
Finishes sweet, moderate roasty, with caramel, chocolate, sugar, slight coffee.

OK. Much too sweet for my liking, almost sticky, not too much Stout character. Still not a bad beer, but propably wouldn’t drink this again.

3.3
dirzys (50) - - OCT 19, 2016
Bottle. Clear dark beer with light foam and caramel aroma. Tastes lightly bitter and alcoholic with a sweet and dry aftertaste. Medium body with oily, creamy texture, and lively carbonation. Unlikely to drink again.

3.7
redders1974 (1629) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - SEP 16, 2016
Liked thus big soya sauce taste sweet unusual take on it smooth oily in the mouth

3
MarcinG (1004) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - SEP 7, 2016
Butelka 330ml . Ciemny kolor z lekkim rubinowym refleksem. Piana dosc obfita -bezowa,szybko opadajaca. Aromat slodowy,lekka czekolada. W smaku palone slody brazowe cukry melasa cola szczatkowa czekolada. Piwo bardzo wodniste . Brakuje w nim takze przewodniej nuty smakowej lub czegokolwiek charakterystycznego dla gatunku. Mysle ze slodycz nie polepsza walorow smakowych rowniez. Jest ok ale ....Pite 6.09.16 aby uczcic pierwszy dzien w szkole mlodego...


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