Stuu666 (13425) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 7, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours dark brown, nose is blackcurrant, toffee, taste is sweet, fruity, nice. McNeillR (2315) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 11, 2013
Dark auburn, decent tan head lasts well. Decent sweet nose, burnt sugar and corny. Smooth, silky bright malt. Well hemmed boozyness and a banana choc light finish.BenH (3439) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 11, 2013
Bottle, Chris Wines
Bottle, thanks Niall. Dark brown with tan head. Spicy phenolic aroma. Taste is quite chocolate with a slighty peppery edge. Slightly bitter finish. Ok cgarvieuk (24515) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 11, 2013
Bottle at home... Deep brown... Deep brown... Thin tan lacing... Soft blackcurrant... Soft toffee malts.. Little anised nose... Light fizz... Soft blackcurrant... Soft toffee... madmitch76 (24807) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2012
4th August 2012
Leighton (21258) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2012
ChrisOs Marvellous Pre GBBF Mega Tasting. Hazr dark amber beer, little off white head. Palate is fresh and a little dry. Mild minerals. Mild dried fruits with a little lacto. Dry finish.
Bottle at Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig, 2012, London. Pours hazy, amber-brown with a fine, off-white foam head. Tangy, semi-dark fruits character, some berries and sugar. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Tangy finish, some leather and berries. No. Pretty poor. I ask much more of a dubbel, to be perfectly honest with you. fonefan (49378) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 16, 2012
sm89walt (2065) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 21, 2012
Bottle 330ml. @ chriso s Pre-GBBF Shindig 2012.
Clear dark brown colour with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, caramel, wood, sour malt - fruit. Flavour is moderate to light light heavy sweet, light acidic and light to moderate bitter with a average to long duration, wood, caramel, roasted. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. 
Bottle at Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig 2012. Poured a ruddy amber with a fine off-white to beige head. Tangy & bittersweet with yeasty edges, some delicate roasted malt, raisin, toasted malts & a hint of brown sugar. Light to medium body, crisp, gentle carbonation with a soft bitterness in the finish. planky84 (3263) - Lee, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 19, 2012
Bottle at Chris O’s pre-GBBF shindig 2012. Reddish-brown pour with a beige head. Raisin and dark malt aroma. Raisin and chocolate flavour. Dry, quite smooth. Not too bad. oh6gdx (26488) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 15, 2012
pre-gbbf shindig 2012. Amber colour, small off-white head. Aroma is fruity, floral and grassy hops along with some sweet maltyness. Flavour is quite similar with some crystal malty notes and mild toasted notes.