fonefan (48667) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 6, 2007
Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2007, London. Dark brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light brown head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, caramel, fruit, berry, light alcohol. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat to soft. yespr (44793) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 5, 2010
UPDATED: NOV 18, 2012 From cask. Pours dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is dark roasted malt, vague liqourice and butterish. Sweet malty, liqourice and dark roasted malt. Mild acidic and hardroasted malt finish.6-3-6-3-11=2.9Ungstrup (37284) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUN 4, 2011
From cask at Egham 13. Pours clear and golden deep amber with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malty, chocolate and roasted malty. Bitter and lingering chocolate into a smooth malty finish.
Cask at GBBF 2010. A dark brown beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt and soy sauce. The flavor is sweet with notes of roasted malt and caramel, as well as lighter notes of soy sauce. oh6gdx (26482) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 29, 2007
[email protected]omhper (24967) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAR 8, 2002
Dark ruby red colour, small beigeish brown head. Aroma is wooden, caramelly and dark dry fruity. Flavour is spicy, dark dry fruits and some wooden hints.
Dark brown. Malty, but slighlty acidic. Mellow. Some raisin aroma.
madmitch76 (24360) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2011
5th February 2011 Travlr (24292) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 11, 2015
Chelmsford Winter Beer Festival. Clear brown beer. residual tan head. Light dry palate. Sweeeeeet malt! Well integrated sweet candyish red fruits. Trace of toffee. Light dry finish. Bubblegum and jammy fruits aftertaste. This is a bloody sweet beer - and I have a sweet beer tooth but I could imagine this would bee too much for most!
Cask at the source. Opaque maroon color, tan to beige head. Aroma of coffee. Taste is light coffee, licorice. cgarvieuk (24179) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 24, 2007
UPDATED: JAN 8, 2010 In cask, Deep dark red balck, with a pleasent malty aroma, and a nice balanced sweet rich complex malty chocolatyness...3.9 Leighton (21083) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2012
Tk2 ... didnt take notes as i knew id had it... but oh it was lovly... so lest just say ... IT IS WHAT IT IS ... and up its score. 4.2 ... tk3 gravity at cloister cellar ... dark ruby ... soft sweet toffee fruit nose ... rich treacle ... sweet soft fruits ...
Cask at the Crosse Keys, JDW, London. Pours Clear, red-brown with a soft, foamy head. Lots of dark, ripe fruits in the nose. Medium to big sweet flavor with grapes, raisins (ha, both grapes AND raisins!), booze, faint cocoa, wood. Medium to full in body with soft carbonation. Lightly warming finish with some alcohol notes, lots of dark fruits, prunes, raisins, faint vodka, toast. Ummm. Interesting stuff here. Theydon_Bois (19194) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - JUL 10, 2013
Cask at the Beacon Hotel, Sedgley, 06/07/13 on the RB Black Country Bash.
Dark mahogony brown with a good sized tan head.
Nose is roasty malts, light chocolate, dark fruits, plummy notes, sugars.
Taste comprises dark malts, berry fruit, light cocoa, dark fruits.
Medium bodied with a little punch, soft carbonation, hint of alcohol in the finish.
Solid stuff, had many a pint of this over the years and this was the best place to rate it! A boozey rich mild!