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Vale Black Beauty Porter (superseded by 4.4% version)

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The PloughChelmsford, Essex14 Jul 2013
HaymarketEdinburgh, Edinburgh, City of05 Jul 2013
Doggett's Coat & BadgeSouthwark, Central London10 Jun 2013
The AngelIslington, Central London04 Dec 2012
The Wig & PenNorthampton, Northamptonshire05 Oct 2012
East Malling Beer & Cider Festivals 2012 and 2013East Malling, Kent01 Sep 2012
1st Angelfest Music and Beer Festival 2012Tonbridge, Kent21 Apr 2012
The PalaceLeeds, West Yorkshire09 Aug 2011
The Willow WalkVictoria, Central London11 Mar 2011
The County HotelAshford, Kent28 Jan 2011
Spread EagleCottingham, Northamptonshire19 Jun 2010

Tasting Summary

These comments are the opinion of the individual reviewer and represent what they thought of the beer on a particular day in a particular pub. If a review is less favourable, it may be because the beer suffered somewhere in the supply chain between them and the brewery.

The Plough, Chelmsford, Essex

Philip PirripNot Tried14 Jul 2013

Haymarket, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of

HSBNot Tried05 Jul 2013

Doggett's Coat & Badge, Southwark, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried10 Jun 2013

The Angel, Islington, Central London

Philip PirripNot Tried04 Dec 2012

The Wig & Pen, Northampton, Northamptonshire

Philip PirripNot Tried05 Oct 2012

East Malling Beer & Cider Festivals 2012 and 2013, East Malling, Kent

AlenomoreExcellent01 Sep 2012 Very nice, quite pronounced notes.

1st Angelfest Music and Beer Festival 2012, Tonbridge, Kent

thebrewingmanExcellent21 Apr 2012

The Palace, Leeds, West Yorkshire

MickGood09 Aug 2011 Nice porter, dark rich and roasty, nice

The Willow Walk, Victoria, Central London

PedroGood11 Mar 2011

The County Hotel, Ashford, Kent

IanExcellent28 Jan 2011 Lovely dark agile porter

Spread Eagle, Cottingham, Northamptonshire

StephenExcellent19 Jun 2010 On gravity no head but very tasty malts licorice fruit and moderately hopped finish
StephenGood11 Jun 2010 I don't recall too much of this but do remember thinking it was a good dark ale

Vale Black Beauty Porter (superseded by 4.4% version)

4.30% ABV.

We have tried this beer 7 times.

We have given this beer an average score of Good to Excellent.

Other Vale beers.