fonefan (31813) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 6, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 500ml. @ [ Edinburgh Danish Invasion Tasting) by cgarvieuk - Edinburgh ].
Clear dark brown colour with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, oak, smoke. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, oak, smoke. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. 
yespr (28711) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From tap at Mikkeller. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a thick, off white and creamy head. Aroma is wineous, mild smoked and dark roasted malty to chocolate. Dense malty,light tarish, smoked and dark roasted. Dry smoked and light tarish into a smoked finish.
Ungstrup (27760) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 25, 2012
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. A pitch black beer with a lazing tan head. The aroma has notes of cofee, roasted malt, and alcohol. The flavor is sweet with notes of coffee, wood, roasted malt, and alcohol, leading to a dry roasted finish.
joergen (18930) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Mikkeller Bar.
Pitch black coloured with a medium sized beige head.
Roasted aroma of licorice, dark chocolate, dried fruits and oak.
Roasted flavour of dark chocolate and dried fruits with notes of caramel, licorice, hops and oak.
anders37 (14818) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 15, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft @ Mikkeller Bar, Copenhagen. Pours a dark amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty smoky woody aroma. Roasted malty woody
smoky caramel flavor. Has a roasted malty smoky caramel finish with woody hints in the aftertaste.
Dedollewaitor (13021) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 6, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ CBC 2013. Pours black with a bubbly head.Campfire, roast and chocolate. Smooth and dry. A bit of coffee. Tasty.
saxo (12796) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 22, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample @ CBC. Small head with short duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are vanilla, roast malt, wood, chocolate, coffee and earth.
cgarvieuk (12270) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 22, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottle at The Danish Invasion tasting ...deep brown ... big off tan head .soft mellow meaty smoke nose ... way way way too fizzy ... juicy malts .. deep roast ... definite smoke ... little woodyness ...
Theis (12156) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught at MikkellerBAR. Pitch black - offwhite head. Nice smokey. Licorice. Fruity. Nice light to medum wooden. Tartness. Ok bitterness. Vanilla. Earthy. Light wild sparkling feeling and thin body in the finish.
kp (10887) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: MAR 17, 2012
Name: The Big Smoke
Date: October 15, 2011
Source: Appachelian Vinters, Asheville
Appearance: opaque darm brown, frothy tan head, drippy lace
Aroma: dry smokey chocolate aroma
Flavor: rich dry chocolate flavor, lots of smoke, dry bitterness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Score: ** /4