avantdagare (170) - Malmö, Sweden, SWEDEN - JAN 20, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
4 finger tan head, black body. Nose: Molasses, coconut and malt. Aroma: Coffee, dark chocolate, dates, soy-sauce, licorice, coconut, molasses, vanilla. Semi-long/long ending with some bitterness.
PriorL (2906) - Gent, BELGIUM - DEC 25, 2015
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
In Stockholm, shared with Mathieu87.
APPEARANCE: pitch black beer, almost no head.
NOSE: alcohol, liquorice, too sweet...
Leini (1551) - SWEDEN - AUG 29, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle. Pitch black body with a low brown head. Burnt malt, liquorice, salt, wood and whisky.
Aniela (4207) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 4, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Black beer with no head. Malty licorice vanilla roasted Woody chocolate sweet dark fruits aroma. Licorice malty chocolate vanilla caramell roasted salty vinous flavour with some herbal notes. Sweet and my kind of beer :-)
CloakedDagger (1530) - - DEC 19, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 33 cl. Pours an opaque thick, rich black with a brown head. Rich, thick aroma of licorice and subtle roast. Body is extremely thick, bordering syrupy. Heavy roast and chocolate but pretty drinkable alright. 191214
Cunningham (6239) - Halden, NORWAY - NOV 17, 2014
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Appearance: Black as the deepest dungeon. A nice big beige head that leaves a fine lacing.
Aroma: Oak, chocolate and a bit fruity.
Palate: Medium to full body. Tad sweet with an ok bitterness. Average to soft carbonation.
Taste: Oak, rich licorice, chocolate and a bit fruity.
Overall impression: Powerful taste in this one. But felt a bit “sharp”. Should have stayed longer in the basement. Well masked alcohol.
Personal stats: Bottle from Systembolaget web order, Sweden
Sammy (10327) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 26, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Expresso Smooth above average mouthfeel. Black colour. Good drinking. Cask days 2014.
Zakoon (415) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 24, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
33cl bottle @ home. Pours black with the tiniest brown head leaving laces. Aroma is vanilla, wood, liquorice, dark chocolate, coffee and a hint of coconut. It’s medium sweet, slighty bitter. Full bodied with an oily texture, soft carbonation. The finish is endless with coffee, vanilla and coconut. This one surprised me.
lopisar (242) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 11, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
chocolate, roasty, bread, coffee, vanilla, raisin, black color with brown head. Medium sweetness with some bitterness but very round and soft feeling.
Joakgust (1272) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2014
3.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Opaque black beer with a brown head. Aroma is malty with notes of caramel, soy sauce, molasses, chocolate and earth. Flavor is caramel, chocolate, molasses, vanilla and alcohol. Decent RIS but still needs to mature.