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74
style
Brewed by Wagtail
Style: Stout
Attleborough, England

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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle conditioned; Regular. Previoulsy available in cask.
The Black Shuck has roamed East Anglia since Viking times, regular sightings of this red eyed dog help keep the legend alive.Brewed using Branthills legendary malt. Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.

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3.4
KimJohansen (10511) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2008
Almost black with tiny short lasting head. Sweet aroma with roasted malt, caramel and coffe notes. Flavour likewise with chocolate aswell. Ends dry and mild bitter.

3.3
greenmanalishi (551) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 19, 2008
UPDATED: OCT 8, 2008 Pours a v.dark brown with little. aromas of blackcurrant and strong roasted malt backing. matches the usual flavours with more roastiness, coffee bean and ashy feel, fairly dry...just a little on the thin and short side

3.5
DSG (15119) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 9, 2008
(6/29/08) Bottle sample at RBESG08 grand tasting in Plzen. Black-colored beer. Aroma of roasted malt and some espresso. Sweet roasty flavor that continues drier. Medium-bodied.

2.3
bager (2120) - Copenhagen N, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2008
Bottled @ RBESG Grand Tasting 2008. Hazy and very dark brown in colour with a small head. A bit on the thin and sharp side - notes of dark fruit, herbs and chocolate.

3.6
chimplechamp (601) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 25, 2008
bottle- pours nearly opaque, with a thin tan head. some lacing as well. nose is dark chocolate, cola cubes. and some herbs like corriander, or parsley undertone. taste is rlight mouthfeel with big smooth chocolate corriander parsley colacubes. yeah good.

3.2
Papsoe (25059) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2008
(Bottle 50 cl) Hazy dark brown with a small off-white head. Distinct burned coffee aroma. Light-bodied with hard roasted malts and a dry finish with a subdued bitterness. 290608

3.4
TBone (17990) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 20, 2008
[email protected] Grand Tasting 2008
Black almost pitch black, some off-white head. Strong chocolaty, coffeish aroma. A bit watery, but nicely balanced, coffeish and roasted flavor. Roasted aftertaste. Very good light stout.

3.7
johndoughty (5521) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2008
Bottle. Black and poured with a small head.Slightly smoky with some maltiness. Roasted aftertaste and a medium body all add up to make this a very reasonable stout.

3.5
thewolf (12742) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2008
Bottle @ the RBESG08 Grand Tasting.
Pours deep, almost black with a small, creamy, beige head. Aroma is slightly smoky with roasted malts and good chocolate. Quite thin, but with a fine balance. Pleasant flavour, lightly smoky with a good dose of dark chocolate. Nice.

3.1
ogivlado (7948) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JUL 11, 2008
Bottled(500ml). -RBESG2008, Grand Tasting.
Dark brown coloured, small pale brown head, light roasted nose. The taste is light roasted malt as well with chocolate and coffee. Smooth, somehow light acidic finish.


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