Grumbo (4252) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - SEP 10, 2017
Bottle from Bernie's. Backlog rating from bottle collection and historic scoring. No tasting notes kept, just rating.
alexmate (307) - South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 17, 2017
Tried a few years ago. Dark in appearance. Taste and aroma of coffee, chocolate, hops, but has a really unpleasant salty aftertaste. Price Paid: £1. john44 (3454) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2017
Bottle. Pitch Black in colour. Malty; roast malts, lots of liquorice, hint of bitter coffee. Salty, but couldn’t taste any oyster. Hoppy; earthy hops. Bitter roast malty throughout. (2009-03)
ManVsBeer (11079) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2015
Cask @ The Fox, Shipley. Black with a creamy-smooth off-white head. Has a light and easy drinking texture with not a lot of roasted malt, some - but mainly a smooth crispness. s_hartshorne (2840) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2015
Cask time piece dewsbury. Black ok tan head. Aroma is choc. Taste same some coffee lactose sweetness good dark malt biters. Ok body. Tasty.
MissPxx (991) - Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2014
Malty chocolatey aroma. Very thick and dark appearance with a creamy thick head. Very smooth with hint of bitterness.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone allmyvinyl (11172) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 13, 2014
500ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours deep, dark, red-brown. Thin tan head. Aromas of iron, light coffee. Taste is more iron and coffee. Light sweet finish. Medium body, creamy texture. Not bad. SarkyNorthener (5012) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 21, 2014
Bottle from local offie. Black beer with medium head and some lacing. Aroma of mild cocoa powder and roasted malts. Taste is roasted coffee, dark malts and some lactose with a bitter finish. Good stuff. Theydon_Bois (21410) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 19, 2013
Cask at the Alexandra Arms, Rugby, 16/12/13.
Mid black with a good sized tan head that retains well.
Nose is licqourice, lactic ring, earthy cocoa, dark toffee.
Taste comprises milk chocolate, light roast, dark fruits, salt, liqourice.
Medium bodied, soft carbonation, light roast in a semi drying closure.
Ok stout. TBone (18542) - Pori, FINLAND - NOV 18, 2013
Dark brown color, small brownish head. Sticky vinegar, dark malty aroma. Light to medium-bodied. Slightly tart, roasted, ashy flavor. Vegetables too. Not pleasant.