Marko (3912) - Split / Zagreb, CROATIA - DEC 21, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at the Pivkan festival in Zagreb. Almost black body tinged with amber, tan head. Caramel and dusty hop in the nose. Dry bitter caramelly taste, maybe some notes of coffee. Better than the three Černa Hora beers I’ve had before it, not bad.
rickgordon (3843) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 12, 2003
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 13/20
Black body, Light-brown head. Good lacing. Caramel flavour with a fresh feel. Good tasting thirst quencher.
jfb (3768) - Freising, GERMANY - JUN 11, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(bottle) pours a dark ruby colour with a frothy off-white head. aroma of dark grainy toasted malts with a hint of coffee and dark chocolate. flavour is quite the same, dry toasted grain being most prominent. medium body and carbonation.
altonbrownd (3723) - Brussels, BELGIUM - SEP 11, 2007
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Pivovarsky Klub. Dark brown with nice foamy head. Eggy nose. Hoppy, grassy and oh so very creamy. Slight coffee and chocolate tastes. Very enjoyable.
rauchbier (3598) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - SEP 19, 2003
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled. Deep ruby red, almost black. Initial creamy off white head that drops to a thin cover of bubbles. Muted aromas of caramel, roast barley and berries. Full bodied and sweet in the mouth, fruity with caramel and hints of coffee. Becomes dry and chalky in the finish with some roastiness lingering.
beerbuzzmontreal (3490) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 1, 2005
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours a clear brown color with a ring of white lace. Aroma of boiled vegetables, malt and sweetness. Ordinary flavor of malt, sweetness and boiled vegetables. Light to medium body, moderate carbonation.
zvikar (3372) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - APR 16, 2014
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at the Beer & Beyond shop. Thanks kerenmk. Pours clear brown with a small head, aroma is roasted with chocolate and chemical notes, flavor is roasted with chocolate and hop bitterness, medium bodied.
gam (3216) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAY 31, 2010
2.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Biege head dark red brown pour caramel vanilla aromas flavour vanilla caramel some chocolate mild bitter toffee mildness slightly weak flavours finish mild tasting swartz not much aftertaste
Grzesiek79 (3179) - Radom, POLAND - FEB 27, 2012
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
rotten eggs, leaves, citrus, chocolate, coffee, nuts, brown, cloudy, white foam, tan foam, heavy cloying sweetness, medium bitterness, heavily sour, full body, oily feel, creamy, average carbonation, long finish,
bluevegie (3052) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUN 13, 2010
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Deep dark red body with off white head. Some notes of caramel late in the aroma, mainly notice the grainy notes in the taste.