mike_77 (7085) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - SEP 17, 2017 Theydon_Bois (20600) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, - FEB 2, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at parents house, from Abbots Ale House Bottle Shop - thanks to the old man, 27/01/13.
Very dark mahogony brown with reddish hues and a tight tan cap that retains well.
Nose carries roast malt, milk chocolate, quite a soapy dose.
Taste comprises roast malt, dark fruits, chocolate, light molasses, tobacco.
Medium bodied, soft carbonation, dry finish.
Black with lasting creamy head. Aroma and flavour have roasted malts. Moderately bitter. Perfectly sessionable. Stuu666 (14805) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 20, 2017
Cask at praf 2017. Pours black, nose is caramel, vanilla, chocolate, taste is sweet, chocolate, toffee, roasted. cgarvieuk (25984) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 20, 2017
Dry meaty chocolate roast Cask at the Paisley beer festival 2017... Dark black.. Thin tan lacing... Meaty fog food chocolate roast malts nose... ippopotamo36 (2531) - Rome, ITALY - APR 6, 2017
Tap at Mad For Beer in Rome-Italy. Very dark brown with caramel highlights and tick/creamy beige foam. Nose: coffee is there but quite hidden or covered by cocoa powder. Mouth is watery as a porter should be, roast with punch of caramel. Quite bitter. yaff (64) - la fontalaye, FRANCE - MAR 29, 2017
Berthom / Rouen. D’un noir intense , elle parait tout d’abord intéressante. Puis , au goût , force est de constater que c’est une pale copie de la Guiness.
VDuquerroux (1860) - Airvault, Haut-Poitou, FRANCE - MAR 23, 2017
On tap, 25cL. @Les Berthom I, Lyon. A very dark brown sparkling beer with a big beige creamy head ; great retention. Fruits (blackberry), light caramel, roast, herb, dark chocolate, coffee note. Light to medium sweet, light to medium dry bitter refreshing. No real taste depth but ok. Light to medium body, light silky texture, soft carbonation, roasty dry refreshing finish. Overall, good ! Benzai (16681) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAR 12, 2017
Tap @ The Black Sheep, Dublin. Dark brown color with a medium sized off-white to mocha colored head that lasts for quite a while. Aroma is malts, dark malts. Taste malts, dark malts, some caramel hints, malt bitter, dry finish. Decent body and carbonation. Ok beer. harrlyonsy (12) - Alberta, CANADA - JAN 26, 2017
From bottle, roasted coffee, dark chocolate aroma. Good carbonation gives a lively mouthfeel. Great porter. Borup (15318) - Albertslund, DENMARK - DEC 18, 2016
sample at DØE 2016. Dark brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of chocolate, caramel, coffee, hops and bitterness. zvikar (6444) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - OCT 23, 2016
Clear brown, beige head, aroma of chocolate, cake, lots, caramel, fruity, smoky flavor, roasty, cookies, caramel, chocolate, medium bodied.