Zita (4740) - Assentoft, DENMARK - OCT 5, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
light licorice, black, brown foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, oily feel, flat, dry finish.
Hansen (6762) - Assentoft, DENMARK - OCT 5, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Dark brown coloured and with an off-white head. Dry, roasted aroma. Flavor starts sweet roasted. Finish moderate bitter.
g_georgiou (245) - CYPRUS - SEP 20, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark black body, brown head. Aroma is chocolate, roasted malt, coffee. Taste is heavy sweet with light bitter finish. Body is medium, texture is oily to almost thin.
Svesse (6174) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JUL 31, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Bottle) Very dark brown colour, almost black, with frothy beige head. Malty, roasted nose with dark chocolate, black rye bread, coffee, liquorice, hints of dark fruit and a touch of soy sauce. Malty, roasted taste with coffee, dark chocolate, black rye bread, dried fruit, a touch of orange peel (or chocolate with orange) and a dry finish with a balanced roasted bitterness. Medium body, quite dry. Well balanced and tasty dry stout. Nice one.
Garlic_of_Doom (474) - SWEDEN - JUL 24, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Gift from a bartender, thanks!
Almost black with a small thick and creamy espresso coloured head.
Aroma has chocolate, roasted malt, nuts and coffee.
Taste has dark chocolate, roasted malt, nuts and coffee.
Thin body, soft carbonation, round
Bitter roasted after taste.
PriorL (1979) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 13, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
At Hoppy Loft Brussels, with S&G Tasting group, first day trip.
APPEARANCE: pitch black beer, small unstable beige head.
NOSE: coffee, vanilla.
TASTE: coffee, bitter, vanilla, oké beer.
Gerbeer (1829) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 30, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
360 ml bottle. Pours black with full cream colored head. Aromas of cocoa powder and roasted malts. Flavors of watery black coffee, dry roasted malts and a bit of licorice.
Jorn69 (990) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - JUN 17, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
@ Havregatan. Bottle (360 ml) from Kihoskh, Copenhagen. Roasted malt and chocolate, coffee, medium body and oily texture. The finish is dry and rosted with chocolate notes.
Splitenz (331) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 1, 2014
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Every Japanese beer I’ve had in the last couple of years have been such exiting and often different treats. This lovely stout is a gorgeous chocolate and roasty bitter treat. I also got vanilla and quite a bit of salt from this. I want to go on a beer safari in Japan because of beers like this.
AgentAle (712) - Alberta, CANADA - MAY 18, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma is roasty malts, fig, caramel and some slight smokiness. Taste is rich malts, caramel and some toastiness. Body is dark with a cream head that retains somewhat poorly.