daje (1693) - NORWAY - JAN 14, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Systembolaget, shared april 2012. Dark brown body, medium beige head. Roasty aroma with chocolate, earthly hops and spice. Taste of coffee, sweet malt, fruit and chocolate. Good bitterness and a light but long chocolate aftertaste.
Cunningham (3663) - Halden, NORWAY - JAN 2, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: FEB 29, 2012 Bottle. Black colour with a beige head. Massive roasted nose. Coffee, chocolate and roasted barley flavour.
DrBeer (829) - Solna Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 10, 2009
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown-red hue with thin beige head.
Robust roasted aroma with notes of hop oil, roasted coffee, chocolate and licorice.
A flcvour of chocolate and roasted malt. Dry with some bitterness.
OleR (4372) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 21, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml bottle. One-finger coarse lightly tanned head. Color is dark brown with a reddish hue. Dry coffee aroma, roast and grain. Taste is dry malty, paired with an acidulous fruitiness. Cocoa notes and a hint of chalky hops. Powdery texture. Slim body. Dry, slight bitter ending.
PMgep (73) - Lund, SWEDEN - OCT 11, 2008
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Bottle at Beermakers dinner) Both aroma and flavor is with coffe and chokolate but it disappear to fast. Also, there is to much carbon acid.
larsga (5812) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 8, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Smallish beige head. Hazy barely translucent deep red body. Burnt yeasty coffee aroma with grainy bready rye notes. Dry fainty acidic burnt rye and coffee taste with watery bready notes. Thin-bodied. Acidic burnt faintly hoppy aftertaste. Quite nice, but could use more body. (0.5l bottle shared by Ole_R.)
hirigalzkar (2007) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Black, no head. Aroma of hops and chocolte. The flavor has a nice sourness.
finol (1873) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2008
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle from Systembolaget Mölndal.
The aroma was rather sweet.
Quite sour flavour, almoast like a Geuze. Chocolate in tast.
anders37 (14720) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 12, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a dark brown color with a small fast disappearing tan head. Roasted malty chocolate and licorice aroma. FRuity roasted malty chocolate flavor. Dry roasted malty chocolate and licorice finish with some bitterness in the aftertaste.
HenrikSoegaard (9750) - Randers, DENMARK - FEB 3, 2008
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draught at Den tatoverede Enke.
Creamy lightbrown good mostly lasting head. Dark red-amber colour. Heavy malty roasted aroma. Light hoppy. Moderate bitter flavor. Strong roasted/coffee notes. Moderate bitter average finish. Oily palate. Not my kind of porter.