jaghana (3695) - Strasbourg (France), FRANCE - MAR 21, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 33cl, a dark beer with low head. Nose is very roasted and coffee like. Aroma is very roasted and coffee like too, texture is oily, bit sharp with ashes touch, finish is bitter with dry feeling and again roasted notes, no fruit notes.
Acid303 (406) - Barcelona, CATALONIA, - MAR 19, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at Barcelona Beer Festival 2013. Small Pint (20cl). Deep dark brown colour with a creamy light brown head. Roasted malts, coffee, and sugar on the nose. Lots of coffee notes regarding flavour, chocolate, more roasted malts and hints of dark fruits. Some nuts and hops as well, providing a dry touch. Medium/full body, good carbonation. Very nice overall.
Idiosynkrasie (3574) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - MAR 16, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle. Darkest brown colour with average, creamy, lasting, moderately lacing, tan head. Dark malty aroma with a minimal tart touch. Taste is initially slightly dry dark malty, subtle sweetness in the middle part, a nuttily touch, later again dry, husky as well as hoppy.
imaragingbull (569) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAR 16, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours opaque black with tan head, vanishing to nothing. Aromas of wood, choc, light woody evergreen hop character. Med full body, chewy creamy mouthfeel very satisfying complex. Chocolate creamy hoppy notes dominate and linger through the finish lightly sweet and hoppy.
BRW (932) - Barcelona, SPAIN - MAR 12, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black colour with tan head. Roasted and dark chocolate aroma. Roasted taste, some dark chocolate and coffee.
joergen (20476) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle in a hotel room in Paris.
Black coloured with a medium sized beige head.
Roasted aroma of caramel and dark chocolate with notes of roasted bread.
Sweet and roasted flavour of caramel and dark chocolate with notes of roasted bread, hops and alcohol.
Roasted and alcoholic finish.
dantheman278 (1358) - SCOTLAND - MAR 8, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at home. Black pour, lively beige head. Big dark chocolate and roast barley on the nose - not particularly sweet aroma. But nice bittersweet chocolate front, with more roast malts in the flavour, a touch of spice and a soft warming bitter finish. Pretty good.
DeliriumT (354) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAR 8, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours black with minimal head. Aroma is rich mocha. Flavour is velvety bitter chocolate
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sheep (93) - FINLAND - MAR 7, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
330ml bottle, bbe 30/09/13. Pours an intense dark brown with a small mocha head. Aroma is chocolate, light roast, light cardboard and an odd fruity bubblegum note. Taste is chocolate, dark fruit notes, slightly vinous, coffee, roasty finish. Nice balance of sweetness and roast. Oily mouthfeel, low carbonation.
mkel07 (3004) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAR 2, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
330ml bottle from Archive Beer Boutique. An even layer of coffee coloured foam above a thick black looking beer. Tastes and smells pretty good and is surprisingly light in the mouth. The alcohol seeps through your tongue and goes to all parts of the mouth.