SHIG (4675) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - SEP 12, 2016
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Sample at RB Best Fest: Poured a black with a brown color head. Aroma is vanilla, malty, booze. Taste was similar to the smell, very boozy with sticky malts, cocoa and vanilla.
Nische (1920) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 11, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample at CBC 2016 Blue Session. Pitch black viscous pour with tan head. Aroma and taste of bourbon, dark chocolate, cocoa, light coffee. Sweetish, creamy taste leading to a roasted finish. Very thin for the ABV. I expected much more.
Rasmus40 (17824) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 25, 2016
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
CBC. Black with a brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, chocolate and bourbon. Flavor is very sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather rather bitter finish with heavy alcohol. Boozy. 130516
Earlier Rating: 5/14/2014 Total Score: 4.1
CBC. Black with a brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, coffee and spicy. Flavor is very sweet and very bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish with warming alcohol. 020514
bursprak (2573) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 22, 2016
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample @ CBC’16, Copenhagen. Blue session. Pitch black pour with a dark tan head. Notes of roast, light spice, some soy, brrrrbn and chocolatey goodness.
Earlier Rating: 5/12/2015 Total Score: 4.1
Tap @ CBC 2015, yellow session. Black with a light tan head. Nose has loads of green peppers, coffee, vanilla and chocolate. Taste is peppery, fresh coffe, vanilla and some light soy.
Desverger (8726) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 22, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap@Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2016, Copenhagen - pours black with a tan head. Roasted and medium sweet malty aroma and taste with chocolate, coffee, caramel,whisky soaked wooden notes, boozy warming finish.
Earlier Rating: 5/11/2014 Total Score: 3.6
tap@Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014 - brown pour with beige head. Roasted malty, caramel, great choc and vanilla notes, some dark fruits, hotness on the palate. Very different, liked this.
Gerbeer (3158) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 21, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at CBC 2016. Pours black with little head.
Aromas of dark sugar, bourbon, and sweet caramel malts.
Flavors of bourbon, grainy roasted malts, dark chocolate powder and sugar. Okay but a bit rough.
GothGargoyle (2463) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 20, 2016
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2016. Black with a tan head. Aroma is bourbon, chocolate, fig. Full bodied, sticky mouthfeel, complex balanced palate. Taste is chocolate, bourbon, dates, cocoa.
brnandersen (3349) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 19, 2016
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draught sample at CBC 2016, Blue session. Pitch black with a thin, tanned head. Roasted aroma with rich, dark malts, caramel, chocolate, coffee and licorice. Taste is sweet/roasted. Full body with an oily texture. Finishes dry and roasted/sweet with vinous notes. Excellent.
mariuspoenari (1692) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 19, 2016
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at CBC 2016. Dark brown with a thin head. Bourbon, chocolate, coconut and vanilla. Exellent.
Beerhunter111 (17293) - P´Castle, GERMANY - MAY 19, 2016
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
CBC2016. Schwarze Farbe, mittelgroße bräunliche Schaumkrone. Geruch nach bourbon, Vanille, Schokolade. Geschmack süß malzig, Karamell, Vanille, bourbon, geil.