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In Mayan mythology, Hun Hunahpu was the father of the Mayan hero twins Hunahpu and Xbalanque. Hun Hunahpu, along with his brother Vucub Hunahpu, was tricked by the Dark Lords of the underworld and slain. Hun Hunahpu’s corpse morphed into a cacao tree, his head becoming a cacao pod, which in typically awesome mythology fashion, spit upon the hand of a young maiden named Xiquic who promptly became pregnant with the hero twins. The twins would ultimately grow up to avenge their father and uncle and defeat the Dark Lords and ascend the heavens to become the moon and sun. We brew Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout once a year and release it only at the brewery. We will continue to do so until the end of the cycle. Released on the second Saturday in March at the brewery.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Pyrmir (3198) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAY 28, 2014
On tap at CBC 2014, vintage 2014. Black with tan head. Aroma and taste of lemon, spice, chocolate, coffee, lime, lemongrass, alcohol and more chocolate

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Desverger (1667) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 24, 2014
tap@Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014 - dark brown verging black pour with small tan head. Roasted malty, chocolate, coffee, caramel,vanilla, complex on the palate. Gorgeous.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ClubGonzo (3854) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAY 22, 2014
Tap sample at CBC 2014. First tick of the festival - and a big one, for sure! :-) Pours a deadly syrupy black body with a tiny caramel brown head. Nose is cocoa, chocolate, syrup, mild coffee, cinnamon, vanilla, hints of Norwegian brown cheese, coca-cola and licorice. Taste is caramel, cocoa, vanilla, Norwegian brown cheese again, cinnamon, mild chili, hints of herbs and roasted coffee. Thick, oily body, soft to medium carbonation. A complex heavyweight which truly delivers! :-)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
zvikar (3370) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAY 20, 2014
Draught sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014. 1st Session. Pours black with a brown head, aroma of grain, chocolate, coffee and liquorice, flavor of liquorice, cocoa, cinnamon and nutmeg, medium to full bodied, Great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hayduke (3318) - Eureka, California, USA - MAY 14, 2014
Sampled at Dark Lord Day 2014. Near black with a tan head. Nose of roasted malts, chocolate,vanilla, and coffee. Bold in body. Flavor is rich and there is a chocolate finish. Really nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rouhlas (73) - GREECE - MAY 12, 2014
On tap at CBC 2014: version 2014. On tap at CBC 2013 versions 2011,2012,2013. Black with brown head. Roasted malty aroma, chocolate, coffee, spices, vanilla. Sweet and bitter taste more or less like the aroma. I liked 2012 version more than 2011 and 2013 because it was more spicy and I liked very much the 2014 version which had these spicy notes along with delicious aroma and taste of fresh chocolate and coffee.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gerardgathier (266) - - MAY 8, 2014
Backnote, had this beer at the zeebra extreem beer festival 2014. does live up to the hype, wow that chocolate

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Rune (7760) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAY 8, 2014
Taster, draught at Copenhagen Beer Celebration, first session. Patchy surface. Dark brown body. Dark spiced aroma with honey sweetness. Rum like taste, dry and sweet, fat chocolate and dark spices to the ending with warming alcohol. Full bodied. Lovely, best taster so far at the festival (02.05.2014).

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Lukasmh (48) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2014
Tap @cbc14. Pours black with big mocca bubbles around. Aroma is roasty and quite grassy. Herb like freshness. Lacing. Taste is dark chocolate, sweet and notes of coffee. Then some peppery herblike and dry long toasty finish. Amazing with so much freshness for a all black beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheJvd (786) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 6, 2014
Small sample from bottle @ Zeebra II. Pours pitch black with a small tan head. Aroma has dark fruits, caramel, some alcohol, spices, roasted malts and chocolate. Taste has roasted malts, chocolate, some caramel and a medium bitter finish. Over medium body and soft carbo. Nice stuff.

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