erickok (5270) - Leuven, BELGIUM - JUL 14, 2016
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Amazing looks. Very licorice, bay leaves. Soft, hot taste of roast, rye, even chili. Super body too for the abv, creamy and rich. Lasting bitterness. Lrab. (33cl bottle from Etre Gourmet)
StilleStorm (1410) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUL 7, 2016
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
DAAIK; Bottle 12FL OZ, drunk at The Bishops Arms. Pours moderate, black with a creamy, lacing and somewhat lasting tan head. Nose is moderate to heavy, roasted malt, chocolate, coffe, moderate dried dark fruit, light ash and liqorice. Taste is heavy sweet and bitter, balanched with a lasting chocolate, warming, light salt liqorice finish. Body is full, texture is thick, carbonation is soft.
markextrae (3702) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - JUL 7, 2016
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
sample, poured a deep black colour with a slight tanned head. nose of quite intense roasted malts, sweet bakers chocolate, roast, sweet caramel,dark dried fruits, ashy, licorice, pretty light for a good imperial stout. solid.
chucklemation (1397) - Royal Oak, Michigan, USA - JUL 5, 2016
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pours a jet black with a foamy off-white head. Aroma is roast, chocolate, caramel, and earthy hops. Flavor is rich chocolate, roast, toffee, caramel, and earthy hops. Has plenty of carbonation and medium to full body. A touch of bitterness as well. Excellent.
melush (2740) - SPAIN - JUL 3, 2016
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
@ 32GreatPower, Seville, Spain.
A: Dark brown.
T: Malt, sweet, chocolate, coffee, slightly hoppy.
Marduk (6138) - Reval, ESTONIA - JUN 12, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle (thanks martjoobolut). Very dark brown almost black color. Small size, tan head, stays. Roast, sweet, woody, raisins, alcohol in aroma. Roast, sweet, fruity, raisins, woody in taste. Sweet roast in aftertaste. Soft carbonation. Alcohol is kind of hidden. Very solid brew.
FatPhil (13582) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 11, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
355ml bottle - Thanks martjoobolut!
Very rubbery aroma, black grommits. Dark, brief head. Very nice savoury soy taste. Medium palate, carbonation a bit low. Finish roasty, and very soyey and savoury. Odd one, not bad, but not good either.
martjoobolut (2888) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 11, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle (from beergium). Pours dark brown. Aroma is sweet, roast, malt, caramel. Flavor is sweet and bitter, roast, coffee, caramel, licorice, ash. Finish is licorice and roast. Overall: ok.
suurjuust (2791) - ESTONIA - JUN 11, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared by Mart. Brown beer, small tan head. Nose is roast, soy, ashy, licorice. Flavor is begins sweet, but the the roast and hops kick in. Roasty-bready notes, some resiny bitterness, pine, mild licorice, soy sauce. Lingering bready roast, surprisingly strong resiny-spicy bitterness. Oily mouthfeel. Very savory stuff.
Ktwse (3923) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours black with low tan head. Aroma of molasses, coffee, chocolate, dark dried fruit. Taste is initial sweet followed liquorice, roasty bitter finish. Rich and creamy body with soft carbonation.