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Brewed by Swannay Brewery
Style: Stout
Orkney, Swannay by Evie, Scotland

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.

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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SarkyNorthener (4396) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2015
[email protected] arms, walsall. Black beer with medium head and good lacing. Aroma of dark malts and some chocolate. Taste is chocolate, some light coffee and a touch of licorice. Good stuff.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (20548) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 1, 2015
Cask at CBC Clerkenwell - London. Pours black with a creamy beige head. Ashy roast in the nose, dry cocoa, earth. Light-medium sweet flavor with mellow toasted malts, dry chocolate, light smoke, burnt grain, earth. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Pleasantly roasty and chocolatey dark malt finish, low bitterness. Easygoing, quite drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (23609) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 1, 2015
Cask at Craft Beer Clerkenwell. Deep maroon color. Aroma of soft roast chocolate. Taste is light, smooth, dark fruit. Decent.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nihtila (3430) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 19, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 28, 2015 Cask at Bow Bar. Dark brown, beige head. Nose is sweet chocolate, cacao, dark malts. Taste is roasted and chocolate malts, quite thin.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
planky84 (3099) - Lee, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2015
Cask at the 2015 National Winter Ales Festival, The Roundhouse, Derby. Dark reddish brown pour, no head. Bonfire toffee, caramel and smoke aroma. Dark fruit, ash and chocolate in the flavour. Thin bodied brew. Lacks character.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (12501) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 21, 2014
Cask at the Guildford Arms. Pours black, nose is light roast chocolate, taste is dry, sweet roast chocolate.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DedicatedToFun (4000) - Santa Monica, California, USA - SEP 7, 2014
Tap, dark pour, tan head, nose is chocolate, lots of roasted malts in this bad boy.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamestulloch (3924) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 27, 2014
Cask at The Hanging Bat. Black body with a thick beige head. Great lacing. Aroma of chocolate, black coffee and soft roasted malts. Flavour of chocolate, roasted malt, nuts and a hint of ash. Medium body with a flat, oily texture. Simple, tasty.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
IluvatarMilan (282) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2014
Cask at CBC Covent Garden - perfectly roasty and very full-bodied stout, some citrus, very solid bitterness. Most-pleasant palate for a relatively low abver.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ladnewton (1911) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 18, 2014
Cask at Craft Beer Co, Covent Garden on 17th August 2014. Black with light tan foam and initial lacing. Richly roasty aroma with delicate spices. Roasty in-mouth with burnt malts and a citric tanginess. Tangy citrus finish with intense roast malts. Delicious.


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