TheBeerGod (5685) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - MAY 29, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Black bodied with a medium, dense, mocha colored head. Roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, cocoa and burnt caramel in the nose. taste is dark chocolate, roasted malt, coffee notes, soft floral hops, burnt caramel, light vanilla and cocoa. Body is medium-full with a chewy, dense carbonation. Rather sticky as well. Ends with a touch more vanilla , dark chocolate, roasted malt, burnt malt, burnt caramel, cocoa and faint floral notes.
kundera89 (12) - SPAIN - MAY 29, 2015
4.7 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Aroma a caramelo puro. Sabor INCREÍBLE a cacao, café, toffe. Muy buena torrefacción. Imperial stout genial
dwyerpg (4918) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAY 24, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: MAY 25, 2015 This looks excellent and smells nice. the initial flavor is quite chewy and tasty but then it gets a little sweet. the sweetness brings it down to just an average beer for me.
Pyrmir (4708) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAY 23, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at Pipes of Scotland (2014 vintage). Midnight black with big tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, coffee, milk chocolate, light alcohol and vanilla. Taste is complex and rich, smooth coffee, milk chocolate, mellow roasty notes and warming alcohol in the finish. Really nice stout
tsd08460 (378) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - MAY 18, 2015
4.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Aroma: coffee, roasty, chocolate,
Appearance: black, clear, brown head
Taste: chocolate, coffee, dark fruit, medium sweetness, medium bitterness,
Palate: full body, creamy, soft carbonation, long finish,
Aniela (4195) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 11, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at BBB, Gothenburg. Black beer with a small brownish head. Coffe and chocolate aroma with licorice and tar notes. Hoppy, coffee and dark chocolate flavour with dark bread notes.
teddybeer (2927) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 9, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Black color with a weaklight beige head with medium duration. Aroma has notes of chocolate, light black coffee and dark ripe fruit. Flavor is roasty, some sweet notes with ripe fruit, light licorice with notes of coffee, Good balanace between alcohol, coffee notes and ripe fruit. Smooth final with creamy mouthfeel. Easy drinkable in spite of the high alcohol.
__Rb81 (411) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 7, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample from bottle at the BeerTemple. Thank you offwork barman. Pours black with a small tan head. Sweet aroma of coffee, alcohol, roasted malts. Taste is sweet, roasted malts, dark chocolate, alcohol in the ending, bitter chocolate/coffee aftertaste.
Nicke80 (317) - Södertälje, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
650 ml bottle from systembolaget bs. Pours black with little head. Roasted aroma with coffee and chocolate taste. Sweet after taste with caramell notes.
PotjeBier (2156) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAY 2, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ Craft & Draft. Black color. Uneven beige head, stiff, good lacing. Aroma’s: roast, coffee, slight sourness. Retronasal: roast, mocha/sweet coffee, light fruit. Flavor is moderate sweet, roasted, moderate bitter. Rather strong alcohol feel. Medium bodied. Finishes with lots of roast.