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


on tap

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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Maakun (4064) - The Hague, - MAR 14, 2014
Deep black with small tan head. Light smoke, thick chocolate, espresso, tart berries, vanilla, wood, nuts, tiny hint of wasabi and chili. Big sweetness with tartness in the middle and burnt bitter finish. Thick, syrupy body, light carbonation. Massive beer!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
MrHangover (4018) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 29, 2016
Bottle, bottled September 2013. Pours an inky black beer with a really small amount of light tanned head on top. Aroma has loads of booze, scotch, some wood, loads of molasses and a peppery note. Flavor is very sweet, licorice with scotch influences. Very strong alcoholic, sweet and sugary with loads of influences from the Bowmore. A tad unbalanced, still very enjoyable, yet flat as hell. Nice beer!!!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hansvf (707) - - FEB 14, 2016
Neus zit beetje dicht helaas, maar deze ba geur komt daar prima doorheen. Mooi zwart, complexe smaak. Wel beetje alcoholisch.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
androman (1842) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - FEB 6, 2016
33cl bottle at home from Plan B, Rotterdam. Nose is smoky whiskey. Body is pitch black, head is very small, beige, mostly diminishing, fair lacing. Aroma is dark roasted coffee, smoke, toast, dark chocolate, licorice, old wood. Light sweet, heavy roasty bitter. Finish is long lasting roasty heavy bitter, medium chocolate, light smoked wood. Full body, oily sticky texture, nearly flat carbonation. Quite heavy dessert beer, interesting, tasty, great one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sjogro (2848) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 30, 2015
Poetically put "Rich black death"! Irish coffee, deep and burnt flavors, thick spicy and bitter. Powerful stuff! Backlog from 2014/03/15.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (12707) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2015
Bottle thanks to Matteo. It pours opaque black with a decent tan head. The nose is rich roasted malt, rather oily, sweet vanilla, toffee, cocoa, sweet smoke and dried fruits. The taste is rich roast, oily, toasty, charred wood, burnt coconut, earthy whisky, mild smoked peat and milk chocolate with a smooth finish. Medium - full body, fine carboantion and chewy mouth-feel. All comes together pretty well. Decent, but not nearly as punchy as some of the other whisky barrel versions of this beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mR_fr0g (9515) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2015
Bottle shared at CBC holburn, many thanks to Matteo. Aroma is smoked, phenol, brown malts, Islay malts, rustic. Viscous dark brown coloured pour with a fleeting tan head. Flavour is composed of medicinal phenol, light TCP, brown sugar, nutty and caramel. A but numbing on the tongue. Palate is medium full, moderate carbonation. Good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
teorn88 (6732) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2015
33cl bottle shared at CBC Covent garden, London. It pours a dark brown color with small beige head. Aroma is intense sweet whisky with notes of leather vanilla chocolate and caramel. Taste is sweet with red wine and caramel then turns into ashy smokey bacon notes. Very nice balance. Medium to full bodied with good carbonation. Overall, very nice

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (18700) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2015
Bottle shared in London - many thanks to Matteo. Pours deep brown with a bubbly tan head. Big roast and smoke in the nose, peat, iodine, earth, raisin. Heavy sweet flavor with some scorched earth, very strong peat, earth, moss, cocoa, alcohol, dried berries, bent toffee. Full bodied, oily, with fine carbonation. Warming finish with hearty and lingering peat, more roast, sweet dark chocolate, rich dark fruits. Nice peat character. Good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
sir__v (2133) - Lille, FRANCE - SEP 28, 2015
Bottle shared @ Biercab, Barcelona - Spain. Color: deep dark black beer with really small carbonation and medium brown head. Smell: peat nose with high roasted malt and coffee nose. Very intensive! Taste: full body and oily sensation. Dry taste of peat with coffee note. Very amazing! Good caramel and coffee finish. Aftertaste: coffee and peat, alcohol finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Aniela (4207) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 26, 2015
Bottle at home. Black beer with a brownish head. Roasted coffee and whiskey aroma with some vanilla, licorice and chocolate notes. Whiskey, dark chocolate, licorice, vanilla, dark fruits flavour with some nutty and grassy hints.

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