StoutHead (617) - DENMARK - OCT 3, 2013
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Shared bottle. Pours jetblack with a one-finger tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, rye and a hint of chocolate. Taste of malt, coffee, rye and a hint of smoke and vanilla. Creamy texture and full bodied. Really good and balanced taste. Very enjoyable rye-stout.
SlackerMads (1547) - Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 14, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours black and thick with a small brown head. Lots of spicy rye, brett, chocolate, light flowery and green minty hop notes. Oily/creamy texture, soft carbonation. Light dry and bitter towards the finish, pretty soft.
pentaz (1238) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 14, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Courtesy of the anarchist: Trusseruskeren. Pours black with a fine lacing and diminishing light brown medium creamy head. Aroma is rye, vinous, nuts, spearmint, horse blanket, burnt, dried fruit, smoke. Taste is moderate sweet and bitter.Body is medium+, texture is oily/light slick, carbonation is moderate+. Finishes sweet, bitter and roasted.
BeerSkull (1286) - SWEDEN - AUG 11, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
(Bottle). This is a fascinating beer. Wonderfully soft with big aromas of chocolate and roasted malt. The taste has a silky dryness. I love it!
Svesse (6065) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAY 20, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
(Bottle) Black colour with creamy, brown head. Malty, roasted nose with notes of black coffee, dark chocolate, black rye bread, liquorice, ryvita, burnt sugar, dried fruit (dates, raisins) and a touch of smoke. Malty, roasted taste with strong black coffee, cacao, black rye bread, nougat, dried fruit, liquorice, hints of tar and a generous roasty, slightly citric, bitterness in the finish. Almost full body, velvety mouthfeel. A certain sweetness shining through. This is quite impressive. Lovely beer!
gunnar (5225) - Sandnes, NORWAY - MAY 4, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Shared bottle at Bartof Cafe, Copenhagen. Pours black with a big creamy tanned head. Aroma of rye, roasted coffee.Taste is moderate sweet malts with roasty notes,ashy hops, smooth and good beer
jolo (902) - Uppsala, Sweden, SOUTH AFRICA - MAR 28, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 50 cl. A black colour with a huge, creamy brown head. An aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, coffee and licorice. The taste is medium sweet and medium bitter.
Pyrmir (3319) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 18, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
500 ml bottle, rated from backlog. Aroma malty, dark sugars, smoke and spicy notes from the rye. Flavour of roasted rye, licorice, smoke, chocolate. Very nice
laiti (5629) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 16, 2013
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
50 cl bottle @ home. Batch #426, BBE 03/2015
Aroma is sweetish and nice with cocoa, malty rye, some coffee notes, semi‐dark chocolate and hints of soy sauce. Flavour has salty licorice, cocoa and milk chocolate. Dryish finish with coffee and more salty licorice. Smooth and delicious.
tiong (3724) - Espoo, FINLAND - FEB 16, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
500ml bottle from Systembolaget
Batch 426, BBE 03/2015 -
Pours pitch black with a nice brown foamy head. Aroma of dark chocolate, roasty malts, some rye notes, hints of wood and ash. Taste is smooth, roasty and chocolatey with notes of rye, some fruits and malts. Smooth and roasty finish with hints of chocolate and coffee. Nice, quite smooth and well balanced stout.