Jessop (207) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 2, 2013
Powerful hoppy nose. A nice full bodied porter, spicy flavours, smooth and quite sessionable. Hints of chocolate malts and pepper. Finishes long and smooth. lovely. Rasmus40 (21986) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 7, 2013
Tap @ The Rover, Gothenburg. Black with a beige head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, chocolate and moderate hoppy - grapefruit. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish. Felt more like a Black IPA. 260713 BenH (3434) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 8, 2013
Keg at 9a. As good as black with tan head. Aroma of grapefruit and coffee. Taste of grapefruit and coffee, very roasty. A little sweet with a slightly botter finish. Nice Pyrmir (6210) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUL 21, 2013
On tap. Ruby black with tan head. Aroma fruity and a bit roasted, taste follows with faint roasted notes, chocolate, hoppy fruit and fairly high bitterness. Nice and easy rarbring (2290) - Linköping, SWEDEN - OCT 2, 2013
Overall: Fruity, piney, black IPA vibes.
Oakes (18776) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 9, 2014
Note: On-tap at Monks Porter House. Reviewed 2013-10-01.
Pretty sure this was keg, given that I had it in Sydney. Dark brown. The aroma is quite floral and hoppy. Quite a hoppy taste as well. Black IPA character. Toasty, woody. A good solid example, good effort from the old country. Stuu666 (14806) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 26, 2014
Keg at holyrood 9a. Pours black, rich roasty coffee, bitter roasted finish, light coffee. cgarvieuk (25987) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 1, 2013
Cask at the bat ... deep black ... thin tsn lacing ... soft dry woody roast malts ... way to fizzy ... dry roast ... light bitter chocolate larsniclas (7217) - Billdal, SWEDEN - JUL 17, 2013
Draught at The Rover
Blqck wih a small head.
Liquorice in the aroma and flavour.
Rather sweet. Nisse666 (7970) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 24, 2013
Draught at Porterfestivalen 2013, Göteborg
AR: tropical fruits, pine needles
AP: black/reddish, wee dark brown head
F: fizzy, lemon, grape fruits, passion fruit muffins