Theis (14014) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 29, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught at Baird Bashamichi Taproom, Yokohama - RBJG#2. Pitch black - offwhite head. Burned malts, dryness, licorice, nice bitterness, oiley, chocolate, high dark burned malts, nice.
Rasmus40 (12423) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 7, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
CBC. Black with a light brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt and chocolate. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 020514
rlgk (12025) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 6, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Copenhagen Beer Celebration, Copenhagen, session 2. Black beer with a small beige head. Roasted malt aroma, chocolate, cocoa, licorice, biscuits, caramel, some vanilla. Hoppy roasted flavor, chocolate, licorice, cocoa powder, tar, figs, some raisins.
chrisv10 (11898) - DENMARK - MAY 29, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ CBC, 14. Almost black with small head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, caramel and smoke. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, caramel, coffee, medium sweet, little bitter, little smoke? and bread.
madsberg (10594) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAY 6, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught CBC 2014. Black coloured. Dense light beige head. Aroma. Roast, chocolate, cocoa, herbs, liqourice. Flavour. Roast, liqourice, chocoalte, cocoa, some herbs and tar. Medium to full bodied. Ends roasted bitter.
Benzai (9428) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAY 7, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled @ CBC 2014. Opaque pitch black color, beige head. Decent stout, nothing special: malts, roasted malts, slightly coffee, some chocolate. Ok body and carbonation.
Rune (8822) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAY 11, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Copenhagen Beer Celebration, second session. Very dark coloured body, good lacing from a decent beige head. Roasted dark malty nose. Earthy chocolate and liquorice flavours joined by herbal hops towards the ending. Fine bodied, soft in the mouth. Nice (02.05.2014).
DSG (7456) - Tel Aviv, - OCT 12, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
[9/30/14] Draught at Beer Temple in Amsterdam. Black with a light brown head. Great aroma with dark chocolate, pralines, a bit fruity, with some roast and a bit of coffee. Bittersweet flavor with roast, chocolate, coffee and light fruitiness. Finishes bitter with some hops. Medium-bodied. Good.
CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - NOV 19, 2007
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle sampled on 9/15/07: Pours a nearly opaque with ruby mahogany hues and a spotty-lacing tan head. Aroma of smoky roasty dark malts and some dark chocolatey notes. Body starts with good dark caramel sweetness and a touch of earthy chocolatey complexity and a smooth chocolate and espresso finish. A nice stout.
KyotoLefty (6964) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAY 22, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at the Nakameguro Taproom. Black with a milkshake-like head. Sweetish aroma, creamy, chocolate and a bit of coffee. Very sweet flavor. Chocolate and some café au lait. Nice, slightly woody, but the body is thin and the carbonation too strong.