john44 (3078) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2017
Cask at Wibbas Down (JDW), Wimbledon in May 2017 - Very dark brown / black in colour. Good beige creamy/foamy head. Good lacing. Sweet malts, roasty/toasty, caramel, chocolate. Quite fruity, definite cherry taste. Hoppy. Bit spicy. Smooth. Sweet toasty malts and cherry fruity. Pleasant easy drinking mild. (2017-05) Rubin77 (2046) - Brussels / Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUN 3, 2017
F: small, tanned, not long lasting.
C: dark, opaque.
A: malty, cocoa, chocolate, liquorice, cherries, fruity.
T: malty, cocoa, cherries, light earthy, hint of coffee ground, medium body, low to medium carbonation, very nice, enjoyed, half pint @ Kissingate microbrewery near Horsham.
Parmenion777 (277) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 28, 2017
UPDATED: MAY 28, 2017 Deep dark brown, almost black with a small firm lasting tan head. Aroma is coffee, a hint of chocolate and cherry. A sweet fruity taste, the cherries really come through with chocolaty roast malt flavours. A light dryness in the finish. kwik-lime (1915) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 9, 2017
Cask at Anchored in Worthing. Sweet, slightly cloying but the cherry hits the spot nicely along with roasted malt. Fun. daniele (9021) - ITALY - AUG 14, 2016
cask scura cioccolata frutta discreto corpo molto fruttata ciliegia sottobosco amaro contenuto
MrBishop (78) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2016
Cask at The Evening Star Brighton. Pours like a stout and tastes quite similar too. Nice balance and goes down well. Cherry nice. kapusil (1413) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JAN 22, 2016
On cask. Black body, creamy light brown head. Aroma of chocolate, cherries, blackberries, caramel and cocoa. Taste of caramel, chocolate, cherries and elderflower. Quite thick and the texture is creamy. Pretty nice. Martinus (4601) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - OCT 23, 2015
Black brown colour, white head. Aroma of coffee, loads of liquorice, salty liquorice (salmiak). Sweet flavour, loads of cherry, liquorice. Finish salmiac and liquorice root. KansaiBeerLvrs (5101) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 21, 2015
(from draught @ GBBF ’14, London)
Kissingate black cherry mild 4.2% cask at the GBBF. It’s a deep black with a ruby highlights. Malty maple syrup and cherry aroma. Medium bodied with a smooth mouthfeel. The taste is molasses and cherry. Kind of off-puttingly artificial. Disappointing. thomat (3830) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 19, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 11, 2016 On tap @ GBBF 2015. DArk brown with a tiny tan head. Fruity and malty tones. Malt, cherries and hops.Medium to light body with a dry, bitter / sour finish.