nihtila (3912) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 12, 2015 oh6gdx (26485) - Vasa, - JUN 17, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught. Deep rubyish brown, close to black colour with a mediumsized brown foamy head. Aroma is fruity, floral, mildly ashy and some roasted and chocolaty notes. Flavour is roasted malts, some earth, grains, chocolate, ashes and toffee. Nice roast, coffee and toffee in the aftertaste.
22.5.2014. Dark reddish brown. Aroma and taste are very malty, grain, some bitterness. Expected more with this abv. rosenbergh (11799) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 4, 2014
Draught at the HBF 2014, Helsinki, Finland.
Dark reddish brown - almost black - colour with a tiny tan head.
Roasted malt, berries, mild hops and grain in the aroma.
The flavour is bitterish hops, liquorice, roasted malt, grain and some medicinal notes. Drinkable but quite light.
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.33l on tap @ Harry’s Pours dark red, almost black with medium head. Aroma is roasted malts, alcohol, dark fruits, coffee, raisin. Flavor is roasted malts, coffee, cocoa, hops(?) and some alcohol. Dry after taste with coffee and almost burned malts. Psytron (2500) - Turku, FINLAND - DEC 6, 2013
Dark brown colour, brown head. Smell of burnt bread. Aroma of burnt malt, bread. Bitter, somewhat artificial. kingstoni (2149) - FINLAND - DEC 5, 2013
Tap. Deep brown color with a medium thin creamy beige head. Aroma of chocolate and coffee. Bitter taste with some sweetness. Medium body. Slightly oily feel.
Hermod (8349) - Vantaa, FINLAND - NOV 30, 2013
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Draught @ Angleterre. Pitch black, beige head. Roasted malt, oatmeal, sweetness in aroma. Flavor has roasted malt, oatmeal, hops. Dry finish. Decent, light porter.Unde (1152) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 28, 2013
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Totally black porter with small head on top. Lots and lots of roasted malts, with some dark chocolate and espresso coffee in the aroma. Taste has quite fresh hop flavors and dark chocolate midst the roasted malts. Crispy mouth feel but thin body. Tranquillity (2508) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 22, 2013
Completely black, dark brown head. Sweet raisin chocolate aroma. Taste dried fruit with wood and a bitter short finish. Andy_ (1124) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 17, 2013
Pours a dark reddish brown cola-like colour with little blonde head. Aroma has mint chocolate, loafy bread, coffee, sweet and roasted malts. Taste has chocolate sweetness, dark loafy bread, cofee and roasted malts. Medium long gradually fading finish with moderate bitterness. Medium full palate with quite high carbonation. Easily drinkable sweet and tasty porter. Tide (4356) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 15, 2013
Draught at Rotterdam. Black color, white head. Bitter taste with chocolate, coffee, hops, roasted malts and nuts. Bitter finish with coffee, chocolate and nuts. Very nice porter.