Hirotoma (471) - Bologna, ITALY - MAY 12, 2012
4.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
Bevuta al festival dei birrai eretici 2012 Bologna! Molto buona abbastanza sweet ma molto beverina!
Arve_Christian (2156) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 12, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Vinmonopolet Vika-Norway
Black color, ok foam
Sweet aromas of choclate
Medium body & complexity
Good milk choclate taste
Vaiz (2708) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 1, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Black pour. Aroma is spicy, meaty, smokey and roasty. Flavor is quite sweet, chocolate, a bit murky and chemical. Strange brew.
sunevdj (2771) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - MAY 1, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Open Balladin. Pouts black with a beige head. Sweet with aromas of milk chocolate. Also mellow aromas of toasted malts mixed with hints of burned malts. Soft carbonation. Medium bodied. Pretty much a basic sweet stout.
Ober (2783) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - APR 29, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
A clear dark brown colored beer, with a beige head. The aroma of some coffee with dark fruits. The taste of chcolate notes with some coffee, dark sweet fruits. The aftertaste is sweet with a little coffee.
erickok (2374) - Tours, FRANCE - APR 27, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Almost black and a creamy head. Mild creamy aroma, almond, raisins. Bit thin but very drinkable. Rough around the edges. Bit too oily maybe. Well brewed. (Sample from 33cl bottle, thanks Menno!)
dEnk (2681) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - APR 27, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Aroma is chocolate, cream, roasty malt. Flavour is roast, chocolate, light bitterness. Nice.
jfb (2633) - GERMANY - APR 26, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(cask) pours a deep black colour with a light brownish tinge and a frothy dark beige head. aroma of milk chocolate, light espresso and toasted malts, raisins, light caramelized cereals and a hint of frozen peas. flavour is mostly hazelnuts and toasted malts, with a hint of caramel and a light sweetness. medium-bodied with soft carbonation.
chrisv10 (8095) - DENMARK - APR 26, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ BQ. Almost black with medium beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee and milk/lactose. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate,. coffee, milk/lactose, medium sweet, caramel and a little bitter.
fiulijn (12360) - Malmö, DENMARK - APR 18, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Birratrovo, Como, bb 30.06.12 L 1403
Dark brown color, near black, with huge head. Very nice aroma of dark chocolate and roasted nuts, delicate and elegant. The mouthfeel is quite weak, but smooth enough; flavor of caramel with moderate roasted malt, and rather low bitterness.
A pleasant Sweet Stout.