theprof (822) - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2017
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask. Aroma of prunes and licorice. Pours black to dark brown with tan top. Tastes roasted malt, dried fruit, and cough syrup. Nevertheless easy drinking with very little languor. I would have it again
Mr_Pink_152 (4597) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - DEC 2, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On Tap at the Cardinals Hat. Lincoln. Rich deep ruby to black colour with a light beige head. Aroma has a touch of coffee, liquorice, and rich roasted malt. Taste light sweet to roasted bitter. medium body.
imdownthepub (14208) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2016
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask conditioned at The Alehouse, Reading, Berks. Black with tan head. There is an odd liquorice and prune note to this from the start, heavy on the palate, bitter. Just okay really.
gegwilson (3626) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 30, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask in Dr Phil’s, Middlesbrough. Black with a thin tan head. Nice roasty taste with notes of liquorice and coffee. Decent.
DanielBrown (4474) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Gardeners Rest, Sheffield. Pleasant, smooth and gentle Stout. Very easy to drink. Light.
Garrold (4943) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 8, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at Rutland Arms, Sheffield. Nearly black. Thin, tan, lasting head. Big roast malt, coffee, dark fruit aroma. Taste is dark malt, coffee bitterness. Smooth and rich palate. Feels above its ABV. Mildly bitter, dry finish. Very nice.