MarcinG (1063) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2016
Czarne w kolorze o malej bezowe pianie . W zapachu dominuje kakao i czekolada oraz pakone chmiele . W smaku delikatne o wtraznej nucie czekoladowej ale nie jest zbyt slodkie. Dodatkowo kakao orzechy platki. Niezly stout za niska cene. downender (9003) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 15, 2015
Bottle from B&M Bargains. Dark brown with hints of red and a creamy, beige, head. Sweet, milk chocolate and vanilla, a hint of flapjack, toasted malts and a soft finish. Good. evergreen0199 (3561) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2015
Bottle from B&M store in Hounslow. A dark brown/black coloured pour with a thin beige head on top. Chocolate, malty, vanilla aroma. Tastes similar, chocolate, malty, vanilla, slightly thin and sweet but also quite drinkable. allmyvinyl (11173) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 11, 2015
500ml bottle shared with AshtonMcCobb. Pours clear dark brown with a thin, short-lived white head. Aromas of dark chocolate, vanilla. Taste is sweet, bit thin on the finish. AshtonMcCobb (7027) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 11, 2015
Bottle from Oddbins.
Appearance - opaque black with a thin head.
Nose - chocolate and molasses.
Taste - more of the same. A decent vanilla note too.
Palate - medium bodied with a rich tangy texture and a long dry tangy finish.
Overall - i really like beers like this. Rich but balanced.
jamestulloch (4415) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 22, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown with ruby highlights and a thick beige head. Good lacing. Aroma of prunes, plums and chocolate. Flavour of raisins, coffee and plums. Medium body with a creamy texture. Soft fizz. Rich and flavoursome. peponi (2103) - Strzelce Wielkie, POLAND - AUG 17, 2015
Aroma: roasted dark malts (even smoked), asky.
Appearance: black color and weak beige head.
Taste: medium herbal bitterness, roasted malts, ashy, some smoked notes, dry, quite smooth.
Palate: medium body and medium carbonation.
Overall: Decent stout, but there is no vanilla pods and cocoa. Hanoi (980) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - JUL 17, 2015
Bottle from home bargains. Nose is not great initially but improved, metallic notes abound, which faded as it breather leading to sweet malts, slight licorice and soft coco and vanilla.
The taste is sweet, sweet malts with emerging vanilla milkshake, subtle wheat, slight licorice, gentle smoke.
Mouthfeel is very thick and rich.
I found this a strange beer, much much better than I was anticipating and many of the reviews suggested. It suffers ultimately from a lack of depth for the strength, but as a supermarket beer it’s much better than one normally finds. overtheline (140) - Inverness, SCOTLAND - JUL 8, 2015
500ml bottle pours black with a fast disappearing tan head. Nose is milk chocolate and toasted grains, bit of nut and chocolate milkshake. Taste is mellow roasted grain, chocolate bars and some nuttiness. Thick, rich mouth feel and low/very low carbonation. Good stout. dchad56 (576) - - JUN 8, 2015
Mild sweet aroma - liquorice, coffee. Thin dark with small brownish head which quickly disappears. Seems flat but slight ting on tongue throughout. Taste as aroma - nothing very exciting - disappointed.