yespr (41898) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 26, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cL bottle. Pours dark brown with a deep redish glare and a tan head. Aroma is roasted malty, light breadish. Roasted breadish and vague metallic flavoured. Dry breadish and dark malty flavoured into the finish, simple malty and with a good level of bitterness.
Ungstrup (35695) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 26, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled. A chestnut-brown beer with a brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt and hints of burnt malt. The flavor is sweet and very roasted with strong notes of roasted malt as well as medium notes of chocolate, prunes, and bread, leading to a dry roasted finish. Thanks KimJohansen for sharing.
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 26, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 33 cl. Courtesy of KimJohansen. Warm reddish brown with a soild beige head. Hard roasted malts. Medium body, smooth mouthfeel, hard roasted malt - slightly burned - and a hint of vanilla. Very malt bitter finish. 261009
anders37 (24478) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 21, 2010
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pours a black color with a small longlasting creamy off-white head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma with hints of caramel. Sweetish roasted malty chocolate and molasses flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish.
Oakes (16128) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 25, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Almost white. Light brown body. Cookiesh, almost biscuity note and some light black malts on the nose. More directly roasty, bitter and nutty than regular Guinness and with rich cocoa. Nice - closer to the beer I knew when I first had Guinness.
bhensonb (14495) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 15, 2009
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Monument in Concord, CA. Pours black with a decent tan head. Aromas of lighter fruits and darker malts. Medium body with frothy carbonation. Flavor is dark toasted malt and mild fruit, with chocolate and coffee. Finishes neither sweet nor bitter. Relatively dry. A big improvement over the 125 calorie stuff.
Tmoney99 (13906) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 2, 2009
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Dilly Deli.
Poured dark brown color with an average frothy light brown head that diminished slowly with excellent lacing. Good roasted malt aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture with soft carbonation. Moderate roasted dark chocolate bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet dry finish of average duration.
Solid drinkable dry stout.
Ratman197 (13904) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 28, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle poured a clear dark brown with a small lingering tan head. Aromas of roasted malt, light smoke and light cocoa. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of roasted malt, cocoa and a hint of smoke with a crisp roasty finish. Sure glad I did’nt buy a six pack!
argo0 (13581) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 18, 2009
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(draft) Small tan head atop dark brown body. Aroma is mild, medium sweet, roast, light chocolate. Taste is medium sweet, coffee without the bitterness, some chocolate. Smooth light-medium body.
Drake (13150) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 27, 2009
2.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
12 ounce bottle from Grape and Gourmet in Virginia Beach, VA. Pours a clear dark ruby color with a large frothy head. Good head retention and lacing. Aroma is very weak with notes of light roast and sweet malts. Taste is roasted malts, tobacco, caramel, an nutty oatmeal like vibe and a lightly hopped finish. Strong, spritzy carbonation. Thin bodied.