yespr (31042) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 10, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cL bottle. Pours hazy brown with a small orange glare and small tan head. Aroma is toasted malty and breadish to caramelish. Toasted, mild liquorice and toasted malty finish. Bitter and toffee malty finish.
teorn88 (1923) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
33cl bottle. It pours a dark brown colour with a creamy white head. Aroma of roasted malts and chocolate. Taste is mildly sweet with roasted malts, dark chocolate, coffeeand toffee. Silky mouthfeel with good carbonation. Quite good
deanhollman (5) - Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 8, 2013 does not count
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
such a good beer. This is something very special. Definately have it again. Highly recommended
omhper (19332) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - DEC 1, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled, from Systembolaget. Near black, rich beige head. Aroma of dark chocolate and tobacco. Mid dry with medium-full body and firm, rounded mouthfeel. Grains, dark chocolate and coffee. Long bitter finish. Pleasant chocolaty dryness.
_angst_ (2747) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 29, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle courtesy of rlgk. Pours dark brown with a frothy beige head that leaves some thick lacing on the glass while dissipating. Smell is malty with toasted malts, sweet dark bread, biscuits, cereal, oatmeal cookies and coffee. Taste is tiny sweet, slightly bitter and malty with toasted malts, wood, sweet dark bread, biscuits, oatmeal cookies, cereal, toffee, hay, sweetened coffee and hints of milk chocolate. Mouthfeel is round, velvety, slightly creamy, tiny astringent and medium bodied. Finish is slightly bitter and malty with toasted malts, sweet dark bread, toasted grains, oatmeal cookies, watered down coffee, milk chocolate and hay. Ok...
arsol (539) - NORWAY - NOV 28, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Mørk, nesten svart farge med beige skum som ligger lenge og fester seg i glassveggen. Aroma av sjokolade, svisker og noe sødme. Lite karbonert. Noe bitter og tørr i ettersmak.
Philym (984) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Appearance: Dark brown with 2 finger tight bubbled ivory head.
Aroma: Hay/grassy, pine, toast, roast malts and light caramel.
Taste: Medium sweetness, low/medium bitter and sourness.
Palate: Thick grainy texture, light body, average carbonation, abrupt malty and note of dark chocolate finish.
Comments: Tasty and glass lace.
fiulijn (14381) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 19, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark color, near black, with small-medium sized head. The aroma is strong, of sweet caramel. Good body, smooth; caramel flavor, moderately sweet, but also lean, with light nutty touch and Demerara sugar; correct bitterness; just lightly dusty; in the final, there is a touch of darker caramel.
Balanced; well brewed; could as well be a good Dunkel Bock.
rlgk (10302) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - NOV 16, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at "Darkness comes to town", 131116. Black beer with a small beige head. Bready aroma, cereal, mash notes, caramel, spicy notes, roasted,?chocolate, caramel. Roasted caramel flavor, hay, chocolate, floral notes. A bit thin bodied.
tkrjukoff (4045) - SWEDEN - NOV 16, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours dark brown black with a small light tanned head. Aroma is slightly smokey roasted fruity sweet malty. Flavor is dry roasted acidy fruity has yet a bit sweetness towards the end. Good bitterness some vanila tones.