gam (2908) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JAN 18, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Large tan head very dark pour medium carbonation aromas citrus pine dark fruit liquorice flavours resiny pine coffee roasted rich liquorice dark fruity notes toffee taste rich malt the finish plenty of hops in the aftertaste swet and roasted malts lasting bitter resiny touch good ale
paul_the_frog (21) - FRANCE - JAN 18, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black IPA. Équilibre atteint. Citrus, hops puis en bouche laisse place à une stout , tout en douceur, merveilleux
Rasmus40 (8885) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 17, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ Aarhus tasting. Almost black with a beige head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, roasted malt and rather hoppy - pine and grapefruit. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish. 170113
chrisv10 (9421) - DENMARK - JAN 17, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Very dark brown with small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, hops, spicy hops, citrus, pine and a little grapefruit. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, pine, little coffee, little citrus, grapefruit, little sweet and quite bitter.
saxo (12773) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 17, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle. Nice creamy head with excellent duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are rich hops, flowers, citrus, pine, roast malt and notes of nuts. Yummy yummy.
Habanero (1873) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - JAN 17, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: FEB 9, 2013 Bottled. Pours clear and deep brown nearly black with a small off-white to beige head, that leaves an. excellent lacing. Nose of roasted malts and citrus/grapefruit and pine. Sweet flavor that end up dry and solid bitter. Medium bodied, oily texture and soft CO2. Nice, balanced and crisp. ★★★★
jookos (1309) - FINLAND - JAN 15, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Blafk, creamy head. Hoppy grapefruit, piney-foresty nose with a bit of chocolate, caramel. Body is mediumthick, lots of hops, soft roasted tomes, dark chocolate, espresso. Pretty nice texture and flavour. Very enjoyable.
ingmkja (6) - 108 Reykjavík, ICELAND - JAN 11, 2013 does not count
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
small white head. Aroma is roasted malt, pine, citrus and hints of chocolate. Hoppy flavor, citrus, pine and roasted malt. Dry bitter finish. Body is medium. good black IPA where hops play bigger part than the roasted malt.
Svesse (5679) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JAN 5, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Draught at BrewDog Camden, London, 21 Nov 2012) Black colour with brief, beige head. Malty, roasted nose with notes of chocolate, pine needles and grapefruit. Malty, roasted taste with coffee, chocolate, grapefruit, pine needles and a generous bitterness in the finish. More than medium body, with a touch of sweetness. Solid and well made black IPA. Very nice.
MalcolmTucker (573) - SCOTLAND - JAN 5, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Black with a tan head. Huge tropical hop aroma. Flavour is mango, grapefruit with a toffee and chocolate counterpoint from the malt. Starts sweet with a pithy bitter finish. Really good.