Hotbeerboy (25) - - DEC 26, 2012
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pitch black, opaque color, brown head. Smell peat, coffee, wood and whisky. Taste smoke, peat, coffee and whisky again. Medium carbonation, medium body.
madsberg (10805) - Søborg, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled. Pitch black coloured. Dense brown head. Aroma. Sweetness, peat, smoke, ash, roast. Flavour. Vanilla, smoke, roast, chocolate, peat and cocoa. Medium to full bodied. Ends roasted bitter.
dEnk (4199) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - SEP 26, 2012
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle @ home. Aroma is earthy peat, slight iodine and quite some roasty malt. Flavour is deep peaty liquorice bitterness, big roast, molasses, smoke, ash and asphalt. Great balance. Awesome.
Kriegbaum (845) - Randers, DENMARK - AUG 28, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Beer-marathon, Sdr. Borup / Randers the 2012th Black beer with a medium brown head. Aroma of hard roasted malt, coffee, smoke and hops. The taste is dominated by hard roasted malt, smoke, hops. Moderately sweet and a kcremet texture. Moderately bitter in taste and aftertaste
Cuso (6115) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAY 13, 2012
4.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle from brewery. Dark brown color with almost no head. Aroma of plums, whiskey, wood, earthy notes. Taste, sweet, chocolate, coffee, licorice, caramel, syrup, whiskey, smoked wood. Coffee bitter, peated finish. Very nice, even better than not peated version.
kermis (7224) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 22, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at home. Black pour with a small beige head. Aroma of peat, dark fruits, roasted malts and a little chocolate. Flavour is slightly vinous, peat, chocolate dark overripe fruit, vanilla and some alcohol in the finish. Full bodied and low carbonation.
daknole (10322) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 18, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Thanks to ibrew2or3. Black pour. Aroma is up front smoke, band aid, espresso and dark chocolate. Peaty flavor, a little charred, some light tartness is present.
sethbreaker (175) - New York, Greater London, USA - MAR 17, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at Brouwerij Lane. Earth and some Peat in the aroma, Rich and sweet dried fruit on the palate with some tartness for balance, also some Peat, licorice and caramel. Alcohol is well disguised.
madmitch76 (18664) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
23rd September 2011
Borefts Beer Festival 3. Opaque black beer, residual tan head. Light semi dry palate. Minerals. The dark malt is not too heavy and has a touch of lacto sweetness. The smoke is also quite mild. What could have been a difficult beer is quite light and drinkable.
Christian (11806) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 18, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Boreft Beer Festival 2011: Black with a small tan head. Aroma of meaty smoke, licorice and caramel. Sweet malty flavour with licorice and chocolate and again, lovely meaty smoke, not heavy medicinal.