sic1314 (959) - Leiden, - NOV 25, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap in Beer Temple. Poured dark with a small tan head. Aroma of milk chocolate, roast malt and vanilla. Slightly weak body, flavour is similar to the aroma with a hint of berry fruit.
abemorsten (1875) - MosterÝy, NORWAY - MAY 24, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Amundsen. Pours black with a short lived light brown head. Liquorice, raisin, coffe and booze on the nose. Full bodied and smooth. Pungent roasted bitter cocoa, coffee and dark fruits.
BierFiend (77) - Theisberstegen, GERMANY - MAY 20, 2013
4.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Beer pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma is full of notes of cocoa. Tastes of cocoa, roasted malts, and bitter. Has a nice long flavor on the tongue with bitter and finishes with a pleasant cocoa. Brewfist is fantastic yet again.
Brandman (1440) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 19, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Black body, light brown head. Aroma has nice roasted malt, chocolate, some herbal hops and mint. Sweet toasted malt, chocolate and coffee on flavour. Smooth and high acidicity.
visionthing (1655) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 16, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Crowbar. Pretty much black with a small beige head. Aroma of dark malt, dark fruits, dark chocolate and roasty notes. Medium sweet with lots of dark flavours and a quite dry and bitter finish. Balanced and very nice.
andyhwcinc (1138) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 4, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Purchased at La Cave a la Bulles in Paris, FR; enjoyed at home on a cool spring Saturday while watching baseball. Appearance is a dark black with a thin white head that rims around the glass. Aroma of roasted, bitter chocolate malt, Iím also getting a very faint mint aroma, maybe a little bit of coffee, smell is very nice. Taste is lightly bitter and goes down dry with roasted chocolate malt notes, not much carbonation. Pretty good stuff!
matstc (49) - - MAY 1, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
In bottle. Smells like grass and endives. Tastes like endives and charcoaled biscuit. A bit hoppy. A very well-balanced and tasty porter.
jookos (764) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 30, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Black. Loads of dry burnt rubbery salty licorice on nose. Body is full, salty roasty goodness. A bit oily, but bitter. Doesnít pretend to be soft, easy, but rather agressive, handing out punches in all directions.
fonefan (29292) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 24, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught @ GEIB, Grande Esposizione Italiane della Birra 2012, Nuova Fiera di Roma, via Portuense 1645, Rome, Italy 00100.
Clear dark black brown colour with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, caramel, chocolate. english licorice. Flavour is light heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, dark malt, licorice. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. 
zacgillbanks (957) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2013
4.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. A black brown-beer that pours with a thin tan head. It has very strong, rich liquorice flavours, milk chocolate notes, red fruit and coffee on the finish.
Dashimus (169) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2013
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours black with very thin tan head that disappears very quickly. Aroma is lots of malts, some coffee, dark chocolate and dark fruits. Palette is bitter with a medium dry finish. Very little carbonation.