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Brewed by Brouwerij de Molen
Style: Imperial Stout
Bodegraven, Netherlands
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 362   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.14   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Batch 666 was H&V with added wood chips soaked in a 40 year old cognac.


4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
fonefan (34188) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 13, 2010
UPDATED: APR 14, 2010 Draught @ pre-ZBF Festival 2010, Kasteel der Lakebosschen, Lakebosschendreef 4, Ruddervoorde, Belgium.
Clear dark brown black color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, hard roasted coffee, espresso, smoke - peat, cognac, vanilla. Flavor is heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily and sticky, carbonation is soft. Once again a great job done by Menno, asolutely my favorite beer of the festival, I went also for bottles but before Mes ;O)) [20100304]

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (30631) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 5, 2010
75 cL bottle. Pours dark brown and hazy with a small tan head. Aroma is smooth roasted and vanilla. Dark chocolate. Smooth malty, caramelish, dark toffee and light coffee. Lingering chocolate flavoured. Very smooth finish. Sweet and chocolate flavoured finish. Smooth and easy.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (29018) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 3, 2010
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a thin brown. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, wood, alcohol, and soy sauce. The flavor is sweet with strong notes of roasted malt, wood, alcohol, and soy sauce, leading to a smooth, dry, and alcoholic finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Papsoe (25090) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 3, 2010
Bottle 18 cl. Courtesy of Ungstrup. Pours pitch black with a light brown head. Aroma is sweet hard roasted malt, vanilla and dark chocolate. Solid body, low in carbonation, hard roasted malt and vanilla with a very warming alcohol finish. Pleasant. 030410

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (20486) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 8, 2010
Draught at PreZBF 2010. Pitch black coloured with a medium sized beige head. Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel and chocolate with notes of dried fruits. Sweet and roasted flavour of caramel, chocolate and dried fruits with notes of rubber. Dry roasted finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (20216) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 2, 2010
Draught@CPH BeerFest2010. Deep ambery ruby colour with small beigeish brown head. Aroma is malts, mild toasted notes, vanilla, wood, some alcohol as well as mild liquorice. Flavour i quite much the same. Balanced and nice.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (19187) - Tyres, SWEDEN - JUN 10, 2010
Draught at Copenhagen Beer Festival. Very black, minimal head. Rich coffee aroma. Sweet and full bodied with sugar chocolate and coffee. Solid, compact body with soft edges and mild alcohol warmth. Slightly resiny bitterness. A bit too sweet, otherwise a lovely stout.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
anders37 (16245) - Malm, SWEDEN - NOV 5, 2010
Draft @ Copenhagen Beer Festival 2010. Rating #5800. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty licorice and chocolate aroma with hints of dark fruit. Has a roasted malty licorice flavor with hints of chocolate, coffee, molasses and dark fruit. Has a roasted malty warming licorice and chocolate finish.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
fiulijn (14290) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 6, 2011
2010-06-06, draught (?), RBESG 2010 Grand Tasting, pulled with a plastic cup directly from the keg by Menno, 8-5-8-5-17=43
Black color, small head. Strong aroma of roasted malt. Good body strength, sweetish flavor, excellent chocolate, with light roasted malt and coffee. Extremely good balance is the winning key here.
Unforgettable experience on the RBESG bus!

2010-04-03, bottle, tasting at Paps, 6-4-8-3-15=36
Black color; small layer of bubbles. The dustiest aroma of burnt malts and burnt coffee. Sweet chocolate and coffee flavor, correct bitterness, with some light burnt malt and ashes here and there, luckily less prominent than in the aroma. Good, but a step backward, instead of being a step forward.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
madmitch76 (14285) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2010
5th March 2010. Pre ZBF. Opaque black beer, little brown head. Dry palate. Complex fruit tones. A little spicy dark malt. A little sweet wood and a hint of cognac. Finishes dry. Spicy aftertaste. Complex tasty beer and the standout beer of Pre ZBF 2010.


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