jsquire (3387) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - JUN 19, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Dark beer with a foamy brown head. This is a well balanced porter with rich chocolate, dark pit fruit and roasted grains. Molasses sweetness and a nice hop bitterness patina. Solid porter.
Rune (7760) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUN 14, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
355ml bottle from Ølbutikken, Copenhagen. Shared at the Absalon drinking session. Patchy surface to a jet black body, well, a brownish shade to it. Fading tan-coloured head. Nice aroma of chocolate and coffee. Mid-sweet chocolate flavour supported by mild, dried fruits. Malt-bitter, long tail. A good one, quite easy to drink (hotel room, Copenhagen 26.05.2013).
deanso (5029) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 11, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample at the molen monthly tasting.
Thin tan head. Clear deep amber pour. Chocolate and coffee. Smooth brew.
dEnk (3682) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUN 11, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ 2nd tuesday tasting. Aroma is deep and roasty with liquorice and thick molasses. Flavour is liquorice, molasses, roast, caramel and more. Nice.
Vaiz (3266) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUN 11, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at De Molen @ 2nd tuesday tasting, hosted by dEnk. Clear deep dark brown pour, solid tan head. Aroma of chocolate, caramel, some fruits and bready yeast. Flavor is quite smooth and dark. A bit watery but smooth and well drinkable.
Skinnyviking (6746) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 11, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Low fluffy off-white quickly disappearing head. Pitch black body. Sweet choccolate liquorice roasted malt caramel aroma and flavor with dried fruit. Low carbonation. Short finish.
KingCecil (2041) - DENMARK - JUN 9, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ home... It pours pitch black with a small creamy tan head.... The aroma is hard roasted malt and some light coffee....The flavor is roasted malt, molasses and some light coffee flavors....
stouby (3686) - Holbæk, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Ølbutikken. Black. Aroma medium malty (roasted, burnt) and hoppy. Flavor medium bitter. Medium body, quite flat, slight alcohol.
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thewolf (11114) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUN 7, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, bought @ Ølbutikken, Cph. Pours completely black with a medium, creamy, beige head. Aroma has lots of luscious chocolate, mild roasted and some nuts. Medium carbonation, fine creamy and fairly dry mouthfeel. Flavour has good dark chocolate, mild citrus, some coffee, mildly warming. Quite elegant.
Westchesterco (831) - mclean, Virginia, USA - MAY 29, 2013
3.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 8/20
Appearance reddish brown with a tan head aroma of chocolate taste overtones of bitter chocolate remains on the palate