ogreface (1387) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JAN 4, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Ultra suru es fekete, ami nem turi magan a habot. Illata csokolades meggylikor, aszalt gyumi, vanilia. Ize is hozza az illatok alapjan vartakat, de nagyon osszetetten, furfangosan. Van meg ott konyak, tolgy, fakorom es whiskey bosegesen. Eleg sok a szesz.
Yorker (1459) - Herning, DENMARK - JAN 24, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
33 cl bottle @ home. Pours black with a tan head that leaves some lacing. Aroma and flavour are roasted malt, whiskey, vanilla, liquorice, and dark chocolate - with a bitter finish.
PotjeBier (1781) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAR 1, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
33 cl bottle from Molen Beershop. Almost black color. Beige head, quickly receding. Aroma’s of alcohol/whiskey, chocolate, roasted malts, some soy sauce (especially smelling from the bottle), a little ed fruit. Flavor is sweet, chocolate, somewhat (red) fruity. Medium bodied. Alcohol doesn’t seem like 13%. Long finish with chocolate, some roast. Nice!
Pyrmir (3768) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at mikkeller stefans. Black with thick beige head. Aroma has chocolate, coffee, alcohol and roasted notes. Taste is surprisinly bitter, roaste, chocolate, coffee with a full bodied impression and long roasted finish
Travlr (14396) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 29, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Clear maroon color, thick beige head with good retention. Aroma of cocoa, licorice, burnt brownies. Taste is Italian espresso and chocolate soda. Very nice.
RobertDale (3913) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - MAR 20, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
330 ml. bottle. Thanks Nikos. Pours black with a small tan head. Aroma of malt, bourbon, and chocolate. Taste is roasted malt, dark chocolate, bourbon, fruit, coffee, and some spice. Very good,
deanso (6085) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 5, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
33.cl bottle from mikkeller and friends. Bottle 88.
Thin tan head. Clear black pour. Chocolate notes. Alcohol well hidden butnoticable. Very nice brew.
BenH (2819) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 24, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, thanks Bruce. Near black with small off white head. fairly faint aroma, dark fruits, molasses, licorice, little roast, coffee. Taste has roasty coffee, licorice, plummy dark fruits, raisins. Little sweet, full bodied, some bitterness.DDecent
Leepe_steven (181) - Lede, BELGIUM - JUN 14, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours black colour with almost no head. Aroma is roasted with spices. Taste is spicy, bitter, roasted, finish has some anise to it. Very complex and balanced, full body. Thanks to BoboChamp for sharing!
Theydon_Bois (11085) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 2, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Bruce’s pad, cheers to our host, 31/07/13. #0079.
Very dark mahogony brown with a medium sized tan head.
Nose is chocolate, big roast malt blast, earthy, dark toffee.
Taste comprises earthy cocoa beans, roast malts, sugars, dark treacle, leather, ash, light booze.
Full bodied, fine carbonation, lightly warming alcohol in the finale.