jackl (6112) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 27, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ CBC. Deep brown color with a massive thick tan head. The nose is spicy chili chocolate, some roasted malts. Wood and grassy hops. Hints of cinnamon and general spices. The taste is smokey chocolate milk shake. Thick. Accents of pepper. Light lactose and yeast. Full bodied, viscous and lightly prickly. Overall, a nice black IPA from a brewery I had been looking forward to trying.
anders37 (20473) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 26, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draft @ Mikkeller Bar, Copenhagen. Pours a dark brown black color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma hoppy hints. Roadyed malty hoppy bitter chocolate flavor. Has a roadted malty hoppy bitter finish with hints of licorice.
thewolf (11651) - Kolding, DENMARK - MAY 23, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ CBC, 2012.
Pours ruby red to black with a small, creamy, off-white head. Good lacing. Aroma has citric hops, coffee, roasted malts, soft cocoa. Medium carbonation, fine dry and light creamy palate. Flavour is soft, roasted, chocolate, sharpish hops, light coffee. Very, very bitter finish. Nice.
chrisv10 (13483) - DENMARK - MAY 22, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap @ Copenhagen Beer Celebration, 2012. Black with big beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, citrus and grapefruit. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, medium sweet, hops, little dry, little grapefruits, little liquorice and medium bitter.
Rasmus40 (14827) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 22, 2012
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
CBC. Almost black with a light brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, heavy chocolate and moderate hoppy - citrus. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish. Smooth and oily. 110512
Travlr (17715) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 21, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft courtsy of the crew, thank you gentlemen! Very dark brown, small creamy head. Aroma of coffee grounds on toast. Taste is similar, with a bitter finish. Not bad.
madmitch76 (19649) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 20, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
11th May 2012
On tap at CBC, Copenhagen. Very dark brown beer, good pale tan head. Light crisp and minerally palate. Very mild dark malts, not a lot of hops. Comes across as a Schwarz more than a Black IPA.
yespr (37028) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From tap. Pours pitch black with a small tan head. Aroma is smooth roasted and malty. Caramelish and light breadish. Toasted malty and caramelish. Toasted dark malty. Bitter and dark roasted into the finish.
Dedollewaitor (14927) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Copenhagen Beer Celebration, 2012. Pours black with a small creamy head and lacings. Roasted nose and flavor. Caramel, roast and bitter juicy hops benath. Smooth. Nice.
Aniela (4207) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
CBC 2012, Copenhagen. Black beer with a small offwhite head. Fruity, malty, raisins aroma with some nutty notes. Malty, spicy, yeasty flavour with a bit smokey notes.