olliejobbins (1261) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - JAN 1, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle. pours almost jet black, oily in the glass. aroma is liquorice, spices and of course coffee. nice warm full mouth feel. you certainly get coffee but not as much as i expected/hoped for. still really enjoyed it. bitter, chocolate-y molasses and burnt sugar.
Distance_Runner (79) - BELGIUM - DEC 22, 2014
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle from De Hopduvel, Gent, Belgium. I was worried that the Espresso taste will ruin the the taste of the beer but no I still have that Imperial Stout taste I like.
nimbleprop (5498) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 7, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
12oz bottle pours a murky, deep amber with a ring of beige head. Nose has rubber, hints of booze, mild bread, some brandy, a little dehydrated apple. Flavor has bread, mild woody notes, brandy, a little vegetal, bitter green coffee cherries. Full bodied, rubbery finish.
radagast83 (5391) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - DEC 6, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Poured a dark, black color with a small tan head. Aroma was light espresso beans, dark chocolate notes. Flavor was roasted malts, chocolate, coffee. Not too bitter.
solidfunk (4913) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - DEC 6, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Lots of espresso in this. Roast and some light chocolate. Pours black with good head and lacing. Medium bitter finish. Thick pour. Some caramel. Bottle shared at tasting.
Iphonephan (4018) - McLean, Virginia, USA - DEC 6, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
From a bottle at the DC Ratebeer event Dec. 6, 2014. Pours a clear cola brown with a thin ecru head. Aroma of roasted malts and coffee. Flavors of chocolate and coffee. BItter roast finish.
mjik83 (829) - - DEC 5, 2014
3.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
- Alcoholpercentage van 10%
- Smakelijk biertje destijds gedronken
- Complimenten aan de brouwerij- en brouwmeester
- Nog geen topper, maar wel de hoge waardering die verdiend is
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ABS (651) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 4, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Vinmonopolet’s BU. Pours dark brown. Above medium amount of white head, at least compared to other imperial stouts. Medium bitter. Hints of sour taste. Chocolate, coffee, some raisins and licorice and a very, very slight pepper flavour. Medium to full body. Thick texture. Dry and bitter finish. Soft carbonation.
ClaudeB04 (191) - Dudelange, LUXEMBOURG - DEC 2, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
black colour, typical stout head.
Strong coffee notes, caramel sweetness is present, smooth pleasant finish.
Quite surprised when I noticed this beer has 9,5% alcool.
bergstaden (1573) - Røros, NORWAY - NOV 30, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black with a brown head - Roasted malt aroma with coffee - Good malt body with roasted malt and roasted coffee with a nice bitterness - Roasted malt and coffee goes into the finish - This was good