BRW (1300) - Barcelona, SPAIN - MAY 8, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
At CBC. Black colour with beige head. Roasted, alcohol and grain aroma. Roasted, grain, malt, coffee and chocolate taste. Medium to full body.
Dedollewaitor (14258) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap @ CBC, 2014. Pours black with a creamy beige head and lacings. Chcolate, fruit, roast and mild peat. Charcoal. Full bodied. Bitter finish.
TBone (13359) - Pori, FINLAND - MAY 6, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle 330ml (ABM)
Dark opaque black color, tiny brown head. Cocoa, dark bread, roasted coffee in the nose. Medium to full-bodied. Roasted, inky, almost burned maltyness. Cocoa, alcohol, some hop bitterness. Too burned for my liking, although it is ok brew.
weaselkenievil (1608) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAY 6, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at home from Brewtique, Macclesfield. Poured jet black with a thin brown head that faded away pretty quickly. Aroma is dark chocolate, booze, some wood. Flavour is bitter black coffee, chocolate, quite a dry finish. Pretty good stuff.
Camons (6782) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAY 6, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ CBC 2014. Pours black with a fading creamy light brown head, light lacings. Aroma of roasted malt, coffee, dark chocolate. Flavor is roasted malt, coffee, vanilla, dark chocolate. Medium body, soft carbonation, ABV well hidden. Smooth and easy drinking. 020514
ansalon (1709) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
CBC 2014. Pours black with a low tan head. Aromas of chocolate, coffee, vanilla, honey. Taste is coffee, chocolate, vanilla, honey, dark dried fruit. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with medium carbonation.
madsberg (10593) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAY 4, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught CBC 2014. Black coloured.Fluffy dense light brown head. Aroma. Cocoa, roast, chocolate. Flavour. Chocolate, roast, cocoa, sweetness, spice. Medium bodied. Ends roasted bitter.
ciaranc (1057) - Dublin, IRELAND - MAY 3, 2014
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
330 ml bottle from Redmonds. Brown, almost black, huge foamy mocha colored head. Looks superb. Toasted malt nose, loads of milk chocolate too. Flavour is sweet milk chocolate cut through with bitter espresso coffee. Big thick viscous mouthfeel, long oily, roasty bitter finish. Really good.
s_hartshorne (2025) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle west riding dewsbury. Great black colour slight tan head. Aroma is strong roasted malts coffee chocolate. Taste is similar great dark malt backbone long bitter finish. Medium body. Really good stout.
AdiBeer (1742) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2014
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma: dark chocolate, sweet jam, molasses, bread malts. Appearance: black, very small white creamy head. Taste: light sweet. Palate: sweet dark chocolate, sweet caramel, very dry long finish, very bitter, Overall: great Imperial Stout, massive taste and palate. Pint at the Buxton Tap House, Buxton.