Stuartyboy (1044) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - OCT 8, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from alesella pours near black nutty boozy aroma flavour is chocolate coffee vanilla coca powder medium sweet finish
olsvammel (4443) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 7, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at SBWF 2015. Lots of coffee on the nose. Not as much coffee in the taste but allot of dark malts. Well hidden ABV. Easy to drink.
teorn88 (3989) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 5, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Keg at Three Johns tap takeover, London. It pours a deep dark brown color with medium brown head. Aroma is intensely bold, sweet and lightly boozy with dry nuts, cocoa powder and coffee. Some light vanilla and wood in the mix. Taste is medium sweet and bold with dark chocolate, espresso, redcurrant marmalade, vanilla, leather, light booze. Full bodied with soft to good carbonation. Overall, delish
saxo (15093) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 4, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from Thorkilds, Aarhus. Nice head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are rich coffee, vegetables, roast malt, licorice and hops. Not so much chocolate as advertised.
yy0pp (969) - - OCT 4, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Black color with small brown head. Aroma - Spicy, coffee, chocolate. Taste - Medium sweet, dark chocolate, fine coffee finish.
deyholla (8573) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 2, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours near black with a creamy dark brown head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has kind of a smokey coffee note with a good amount of dark grains with a strong roasted malt note. Flavor has a good amount of strong roasted malts and smokey coffee with an earthy dark grain backbone.
CloakedDagger (1243) - - SEP 29, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 33 cl. Pours black with a vague, reddish hue and a small, light brown head. Heavy, almost juicy, coffee aroma. Rich, sweet, malty body, coffee alright but also dark, dried fruits, chewy and delicious. 290915
rarbring (1902) - Linköping, SWEDEN - SEP 27, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Overall: Smoke, coffee, licorice.
Note: On-tap at Tritonia. Reviewed 2015-09-26.
Lunkie (1619) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - SEP 26, 2015
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Espresso I coffee aroma. Dark brown colour poor head and palate. Bitter coffee flavour. Smooth palate.
vanvenlo (1511) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - SEP 26, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Slowbeer ontap(26-Sep-2015)Coffee sweet choc aroma.Black,low head&sheet lace. Roast sweet coffee choc flavour.Bitter coffee finish&roast coffee vanilla aftertaste.