john44 (330) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle - Bought Aug 2013; BBE Jul 2014; Drank Dec 2013 - BCA; sedimented. Black in colour. Malty; roasty malts, dark chocolate, hints of espresso coffee and caramel. Fruity; grapefruit citrus. Hoppy; grassy and piney hops. Nice malt/fruit/hop balance. Sweet roasty malty chocolatey with citrus fruity hops. Increasingly bitter towards the finish. Not excessively hopped. Very drinkable. Nice Black IPA!
Buongiorgio00 (527) - - JAN 8, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Il pugnazzo brassicolo colpisce in piena faccia, lasciando impresso sulle labbra un sorriso appagato. Buona dose di amaro che rimbalza sui malti tostati e il corpo denso, regalando sentori di caffé che soddisfano il palato. Ottima, ottima birra.
pentaz (830) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 19, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours hazy brown with a diminishing fizzy small head. Aroma is roasted malt, coffee, grass, pine, peach and mild chocolate. Taste is light+ sweet and bitter. Body is light+, texture is , carbonation is light+. Finishes dry and hoppy.
Rune (7242) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 16, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
200ml, draught at Mikkeller Bar, Viktoriagade. Shared with Skinnyviking. Spotty lacing from a tan coloured head. Deep black in body appearance. Mixed aromas of pine, chocolate, and tobacco. Fine balanced flavours of earthy malts, red orange and pine. Roasted bitter finish, long-lived. Fine bodied. Warming alcohol. Drinking pleasure (Copenhagen 08.12.2013).
Sissio (358) - Orsenigo, ITALY - DEC 16, 2013
4.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at Birratrovo in Como
Another very good and tastefull Black IPA
roasted malts and a lot of hops, but the bitterness is well balanced
anders37 (15300) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 13, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft @ Mikkeller & Friends, Copenhagen. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty weak peachy hoppy aroma. Fruity malty hoppy bitter licorice flavor. Has a roasted malty hoppy bitter finish.
Skinnyviking (6287) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 11, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught. Low fluffy and quickly disappearing white head. Hazy brown body. Coffee cococoa aroma and flavor with a suitable amount of hops bitterness, low carbonation and a long bitter finish. Alcohol level seemed just right.
saxo (13357) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 4, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ Mikkeller, Stefansgade. Nice head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are roast malt, rich hops, caramel, pine and flowers.
thewolf (10703) - Kolding, DENMARK - DEC 4, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap @ Mikkeller Bar, Viktoriagade. Pours deep black brown with a small, creamy, beige film head. Aroma has light coffee, soft roasted, spicy hops and light citrus. Medium carbonation, fine dry and fairly creamy mouthfeel. Flavour has fine malty bitterness, citrus, grainy coffee, lingering bitterness. Light vinious. Fine beer.
Ungstrup (28235) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 3, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. A black beer with a thick dark brown head. The aroma has notes of citrusy hops, chocolate, and roasted malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of chocolate, roasted malt, and citrusy hops, leading to a bitter finish.