Theydon_Bois (20158) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - APR 30, 2016
Cask at the Front, Falmouth, 25/04/16.
Light black with a moderate tan head.
Nose is light roast, toffee, faint spice, cocoa notes.
Taste comprises light charr, cocoa powder, toffee, hint of dark fruit.
Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, semi drying close.
Adequate stout. leaparsons (10655) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2006
Cask, Lincoln Fest 06. Very dark brown with a small head. Aromas are malty with weetabix. Mellow berries with some sourness. Sweet with earthy hops. Flavours are sweet cola with light malts. Some zesty berry notes. Quite thin in its roast character. Not very stouty but still a decent beer. DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - APR 15, 2011
Cask Handpump at the Crown Inn, Stockport 04/12/2010
Some roast aroma. Bronze dark coloured a little rich on the palate and fruity with a bitter and slightly dry roast malt finish. maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2004
Cask conditioned - gravity dispense - St Albans Beer Festival. A fruity stout aroma to this black beer. The taste is quite sweet and milky. Mellow with good balance. downender (8729) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2008
On gravity at Swindon BF 30/10/08. Aroma of roasted malts, dark chocolate and earthy hops. Easy drinking, with flavours of coffee, dark fruit and a hint of caramel, with a decent, bitter finish. very good.
chriso (7583) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2004
Coffee notes are very noticeable in the aroma and flavour of this stout. Moderately dry and quite full bodied, with a smooth mouthfeel. Pretty good. Cask (gravity dispense), St Albans Beer Festival.
SilkTork (5777) - Southampton, United Kingdom, Hampshire, ENGLAND - DEC 6, 2003
Gravity fresh @ Pig's Ear Festival, East London. Very dark purple colour. Beautiful coffee roast nose. Soft coffee and red berry fruit flavour easing into slight fruit acid then finishing both wet and dry. Nice. duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 24, 2004
[email protected]Mr_Pink_152 (5248) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2017
Albans BF. A thin stout, but a pleasant one. Enough flavour, but a light body. Light coffee and chocolate, roasty and light and pleasant.
Bottle from Darts Farm. Deep reddish brown almost black colour with a thin tan head. Aroma has roasted sweet malts. Taste mostly sweet, with a slight bitter roasted finish. Thinnish body. RichardGretton (4770) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 30, 2006
[email protected] Beer Festival 2006.
Nice dark beer with a malty and roasted aroma and a light plainly bitter coffee flavour. Overall a nice plain stout.