cgarvieuk (24456) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 25, 2013
bottle at home ... deep black ... small tan head ,.soft dark roast .. tiny sour tinge nose ... soft roast ... dark malts ... chewy roast ... littl ebitter and soft milky sour. prawlie (1591) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2013
Bottle at Euston Tap. Lovely chocolate malt aroma. Rich chocolatey stout. Black with a tiny creamy brown head. Excelltent stout, really enjoyed it, has lots of character. daje (4436) - NORWAY - JUN 23, 2013
On tap at Haand Festival 2013. Black body, beige head. Roasty aroma with chocolate, oats. Taste bears the same roastiness and chocolate, with a solid amount of malt and earthy hops. Aftertaste of bitter dark chocolate and coffee. A straight forward head on nail stout zacgillbanks (5169) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUN 21, 2013
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. This is an inky black stout with rich chocolate and sweet liquorice flavours, creamy mouthfeel and bitter roasted coffee on the finish. Bottle Conditioned. maneliquor (3514) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUN 20, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 21, 2013 Bottle from Borough Wines [Wilton Way]. Black pour with a small, dense and creamy lightly tanned head. Nose shows heavy roast and liquorice, light cocoa powder, biscuit and lightly stewed fruits. Taste is a good balance of mocha tones with light biscuit and molasses. Aniseed is a focus. Alcohol is there but not over the top or hot. Creamy mouth feel with lingering bitterness. Solid as stuff
olio (10260) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 2, 2013
33 cl bottle. Bottled on 12.03.2013. BBE 12.03.2016.Cunningham (7946) - Halden, NORWAY - JUN 2, 2013
Pours deep dark red-brown color with a small off-white head. Aroma of ash dry chocolate, roasted malts, some sugary notes, vanilla and caramel. Flavor of cocoa powder, ashy chocolate, burnt malts and faint vanilla. Creamy and a bit dry malty palate, somewhat sweetish chocolaty finish. Alcohol hidden very well. Very nice.
visionthing (5334) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAY 31, 2013
Appearance: Almost black color with a tan head.
Aroma: Coffee, roasted malt and light grassy.
Palate: Medium + body. Slightly sweet and an mild bitterness. Soft carbonation.
Taste: Coffee, chocolate, licorice and mild fruity.
Overall impression: Lovely stout.
Personal stats: On tap @ Haand13.
On tap at Haand ølfestival. Dark brow with a small beige head. Aroma of roasted malt with coffee and chocolate and some fruity notes. Quite sweet, but balanced and enjoyable. (2013-05-25) abemorsten (3610) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - MAY 31, 2013
Sampled from tap at Haandøl 2013. Black body with a light brown film. Puffed oat (Norwegian: havrenøtter) and coffe on the nose. Pungent boozy, roasted and bitter flavors. Full bodied and medium carbonated. Long finish. Meilby (11495) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 30, 2013
Draught @ Haand Ølfestival 2013
Pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, caramel and grass. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a long roasted, chocolate and coffee finish. Body is medium to full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.