kermis (5969) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 13, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home. Pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma of malt, light chocolate, roasted malts, light coffee. Flavour is light moderate sweet and moderate to heavy bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.
jonas (5922) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - MAY 11, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from systemet. Ruby brown, low head. Light roast and coffee aroma. Coffee bitterness, light cocoa. Medium light body, koffeeground dry aftertaste, ok bitter hop balance.
larsniclas (5827) - Billdal, SWEDEN - JUL 12, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled from Systembolaget
Black with a small, beige head.
Rather light aroma with chilly, dark chocolate.
Slightly roasted flavour with chocolate and some coffee.
SaintMatty (5614) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 28, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle - Very dark brown, almost black in colour. Coffee, chocolate and roasted malt in the aroma. Roasted taste with notes of coffee and chocolate standing out.
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - OCT 6, 2007
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled @ GJBF Yokohama: Dark black, nose of rich clove and licorice and roast, some coffee and chocolate. The flavor is chewy, some spruce and hop. The finish is clean, nice stout.
gyllenbock (5228) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAR 22, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample at a tasting at Systembolaget, March 2013.
Clear dark brown, almost black with a tan head. Soft with roasted malt, some nuts, chocolate and notes of hops. Slightly bitter finish. Dry and easy to drink, a relaxed one.
Zita (5055) - 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.
thebeertourist (4972) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 13, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Harajuku Taproom. Dark brown with a tan head. Roasted and smoked malts aroma. In the mouth also chocolate and caramel competing for attention. Enjoyable.
Countbeer (4907) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - NOV 9, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle: Thanks Potjebier for getting me this one: Served in a Chouffe glass:
Medium sized ashvanilla beige foamy head on top of a deep dark brown to black colored beer.
Aromas of smoke, liquorice, malts, tobacco, some sugar water, ash, hint of cedar, cigar, fishy and some spices.
Flavours of tobacco, smoke, malt toast, liquorice, bitters, cigar(ette), some liquorice wood, (toasted) tea herbs, ash, thin coffee, some watery wood roast/smoke, hay and grain toast, herb toast and some fishy wood tones.
Aftertaste is bitter with toast, smoke, tobacco, light fishy and something watery light liquorice ish...
Low carbo, creamy mouthfeel, medium to lightly lightly fuller bodied and a creamy texture.
Strange stout, watery, thin, strange range of aromas and flavours... Not bad but expected more!
presario (4748) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - APR 6, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Very dark brown with thick brown head. Strong dark malt scent with something else; possibly intentional sourness or house yeast. Sweet cocoa with a slightly off finish and more chocolate in the aftertaste.