Travlr (27070) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUL 10, 2016
Bottle. Clear brown color, tan head. Chocolate aroma. Taste has coffee and cocoa. Tasty. Leighton (23341) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 20, 2015
Bottle shared during the first Late Nite session of RBWG 2015. Pours Deep brown with a creamy beige head. Well roasted malts in the nose, some dry cocoa. Medium sweet flavor, some earthy bitterness, lots of rounded chocolate, dark fruits. Full bodied with average carbonation. More cocoa character on the finish. Pretty good depth. Theydon_Bois (22061) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2015
Bottle during RBWG hotel lobby tasting night 1, 19/02/15 thanks to Craig?
Light black with a decent tan covering.
Nose is earthy roast, spice, charr, chocolate, toffee.
Taste comprises dark chocolate, toffee fudge, pinch of spice, tar.
Medium + body, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Ok impy, easy drinker but lacks depth. jtclockwork (17913) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 27, 2015
Bottle. Pours dark brown. Nose/taste of molasses, roast chocolate and cola. Medium body. Ferris (17909) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 19, 2015
Bottle - Lots of roast malts and some liquorice. Dark cloudy brown with a decent white head. Dark roast, some spice and a roasty, light chocolate notes.
djd07 (16512) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 20, 2015
Bottle thanks to Craig. Pours a murky brown with small white head. The aroma is grain and dark fruit. Medium mout with similar flavor and dry finish. Tmoney99 (15309) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 3, 2015
Bottle shared by alexsdad06. Poured a dark brown color with a medium frothy tan head that mostly lasted with very good lacing. Moderate to heavy roasted coffee, chocolate malt aroma. Medium to abundant body with smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy sweet flavor with a medium to heavy sweet finish of moderate to long duration. This beer exceeded my expectations. BeerandBlues2 (14512) - Escondido, California, USA - JUN 22, 2017
Bottle at home. Pours opaque black with a medium, frothy tan head, long retention. Aroma is moderate roast, rich bready and chocolate malt with leather, figs and prunes, light woody and earthy hops. Flavor is moderate roast, chocolate and rich bready malt, lightly spicy coffee and pepper notes, prunes, medium woody and earthy hops and bitterness with a dry finish. Full body and medium carbonation. crossovert (14354) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 20, 2016
500ml thanks sledutah. Leaked a bit in transit but pours black wiht a large light tan head. Aroma is dark cocoa, bread, caramel. Flavor is acidic coffee, peat, cocoa, boozy, bitter, and acidic. Decent. bu11zeye (13288) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 28, 2013
(500ml bottle) Pours an opaque black body with a small tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, and some dark fruit. Flavor of chocolate, roasted malt, grass, herbs, light toffee, and coffee with a dry, bitter finish.