LaViolette (115) - Brussels, BELGIUM - DEC 28, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: JAN 4, 2015 The colour is dark brown with a nice foam head. Nose is interesting with bits of coffee, taste and texture are quite light. Alcohol content seems more like a 6 or 7%. It’s a very nice, simple, yet effective beer.
Tsekouratos (411) - Nea Filadelfeia, Athens, GREECE - DEC 27, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown to black color with a big light brown head. Aromas of pear, green apple, coffee. Taste is slight bitter, dark fruits, some coffee, bitter chocolate, slighlty metalic and acidic. Light body with medium carbonation.
ruigo (1375) - PORTUGAL - DEC 25, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33cl bottle. Dark brown colour with a nice tan head. Coffee, dark chocolate, nuts, berries and herbal notes in the aroma. Soft to average carbonation and medium body. Taste is well balanced with a bitter and roasted finish. Overall, a very nice beer.
teorn88 (3406) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 22, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Backlog rating. 33cl bottle. It pours a dark brown colour with a large tan head. Aroma is coffee and dark chocolate with some berry tartness. TAste is dark chocolate, vanilla and lightly roasted coffee. Finishes lightly tangy with wild berries. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Overall, good simple stout
gunnfryd (11586) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 11, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Dark red brown colour with a tan to beige head. Aroma is cocoa, chocolate, malt. Flavour is cocoa, roasted malt, chocolate, apple, hop. Easy drinkable nice beer.
Werckmeister (294) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - DEC 10, 2014
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
black color, creamy head, only light subtle smells of malt and coffee. medium body, coffee taste, good mouthfeel, good bitter finish.
Maakun (966) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 6, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Dark brown with fast disappearing beige head. Light roasted nuts, coffee, sour black berries, big herbal notes with aromatic herbs de Provence. Light tart taste with roasted bitter finish. Medium bodied with light feel. Decent stout.
witthatsbier (325) - glasgow, SCOTLAND - DEC 5, 2014
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pours a black colour with a tan frothy head
Aroma is heavy malt with dark chocolate and coffee
Taste is bitter with dry coffee and chocolate and a long bitter dry finish
another great beer from SENNE
cmc619 (455) - California, USA - NOV 26, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
De la Senne is fast becoming one of my favorite brewers in Belgium. This stout is good but not great, but I enjoy the earthiness and I like that they’re crafting "the Brussels stout."
Bierridder_S (105) - BELGIUM - NOV 24, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
22/11/2014 @ home 33 cl bottle from Bierhalle Deconinck
Dark brown to black colour with small head.
Aroma is burned malts, coffee. Soft taste of burned malts, coffee and chocolate. Nice one.