BlackHaddock (7690) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2017 Fin (10917) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, - JUL 11, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at home 11.07.13 picked up at The Hop Pocket, Bishops Frome last weekend Pours very dark brown with a small light tan head, the nose is quite roasty. Taste follows on from the nose i.e. predominantly roasty, in fact its quite a dry, ashy, tangy stout, very little sweetness. Its a reasonable stout. A6 A4 T6 P3 Ov12 3.1
500ml bottle conditioned; BBE Jan 2018. Poured into my Abbot Ale glass tankard at home on 8th Nov 2017. Good dark colour, black in fact; tanned foam topping. Malty, smooth a just slightly sweet in nature, easy drinking and moorish. Hopar (44) - POLAND - MAR 16, 2017
Aroma is not so strong, but you can smel roasty bread and a bit of dark chocolate.
Appearance: black, brown foam, minimal head,
Taste: medium sweetness,
light body, thin feel, soft carbonation,
Not so bad, but I wanted more! ;) WaddlingPlatypus (186) - Durham, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2016
500ml bottle. dark brown pour with a vanishing fine mocha head. Slightly metallic aroma with faint coffee and cream. Mild Guinness roast flavour with a touch of cream. AshtonMcCobb (6916) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 8, 2015
Bottle from Saucy Pears.
Appearance - opaque black with an attractive cream head.
Nose - toffee, nuts and light chocolate. Light smoke.
Taste - toffee, chocolate and nuts. Persistent treacle. Massive nuts on the end.
Palate - close to medium bodied with creamy yet dry texture and a dry balanced finish.
Overall - should this be a dry stout?basement aromas, Stuu666 (14843) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 8, 2015
Bottle at ash’s. Pours black, nose is metallic, roasted, chocolate, taste is dry, chocolate, nutty.
allmyvinyl (11025) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 8, 2015
500ml bottle shared with Ashton McCobb & Stuu666. Pours near black with a thin beige head. Aromas of light chocolate, light metal. Taste is nutty, light coffee. Dry finish. Big nuts on the end. Who doesn’t like that? Mr_Pink_152 (5548) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2014
500ml bottle Webbs of Wychbold. Black colour with a small head. Aroma has malt cocoa taste similar. This has a lower abv than the version on here. Only 4.7% johndoughty (5543) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 18, 2014
Bottle. Black with a small head and medium body. Slightly dry . Well rounded and well bottled. Malty and easy to drink. worth searching out.