JaBier (5928) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - NOV 28, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle shared by a friend. Black pour with a thin tan head. Aroma of malt, chocolate and bourbon. Malty and chocolatey flavor with some booze before a roasty coffee finish.
VsXsV (3126) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 25, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2015. Opaque black liquid with medium tan head. Aroma of licorice, wood, booze, bourbon and coffee. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter with notes of coffee, chocolate and light licorice. Full bodied with low to medium carbonation. Nice.
Pailhead (6032) - Plymouth, Michigan, USA - NOV 20, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap: The aroma consists of dark chocolate, espresso, oak, black licorice, and a hint of maple syrup. Itís a dark brown with no transparency and a large tan head. The flavor starts with moderate chocolate and molasses. The finish has light-moderate espresso, oak, bourbon, and light vanilla. Itís medium-full bodied with mild carbonation.
50belair (3083) - Florida, USA - SEP 22, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Dark brown pour with a brown head. No real head. Loads of lactose with dark roasted malts, vanilla, oak, and low brow bourbon. Good body and mouthfeel.
ctipping (549) - Florida, USA - SEP 21, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
12 oz. bottle poured into a snifter. Inky black without much of a head. Almost burnt roasted malt aroma. Dark chocolate. Not much barrel. Sweet taste. Caramel. Whiskey. Burnt malts. Not much lactose, more of a caramel sweetness throughout. Medium heavy. Medium carbonation. Pretty good. Not much lactose, which is good. Not much whiskey, which I miss.
Inbreak (3352) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - AUG 30, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
01.05.2015, tap @ CBC:
Nice brown creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is slightly sour-ish rich, dark malts, dark sugar, oak, chocolate, caramel, whiskey, vanilla, grass. Taste is slightly sweet sour-ish, dark sugar, dark malts, chocolate, caramel, oak, grass, whiskey, vanilla, hints of cinnamon. Medium bitterness, light - almost a little watery mouthfeel. Nice.
Dr_Fellini (984) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - AUG 21, 2015
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle to glass. Pours a deep black color with a creamy brown head. Aroma is sweet, chocolate malts, light roast. Flavor packs a big chocolatey sweetness, ever so slightly barrel. Lingering cocoa in the finish. Excellent.
ansalon (2118) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - AUG 19, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
CBC 2015. Pours black with a low tan head. Aromas of vanilla, chocolate, molasses and caramel. Taste is chocolate, vanilla, caramel and molasses. Mouthfeel is smooth with medium body and carbonation.
hackobock (2433) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 16, 2015
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
May 1, 2015. Tap at CBC 2015, Yellow Session.
Black with a creamy brown head. Aroma is sweet caramel, milk chocolate, vanilla, licorice with some bitter dark chocolate and wood notes. Taste is sweet caramel, creamy milk chocolate, vanilla with bitter dark chocolate and some warming bourbon alcohol notes in the finish. Medium to full bodied, creamy texture, soft carbonation.
KHMD (6) - Indiana, USA - AUG 3, 2015 does not count
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Another hit with Hunter! 18th Street barrel-aged their base milk stout and the result is fantastic again! Smell, appearance and texture are all there, while the barrel plays a supporting role.