Brewed by Brouwerij Emelisse
Style: Imperial Stout
Kamperland, Netherlands
Serve in Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 696   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
A dark full bodied Imp Russian stout. 11% Alc and 75 EBU.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (43533) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 8, 2009
Bottle 50cl.
Clear dark brown color with a small to average, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, light brown head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, caramel, licorice. Flavor is heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20090320]

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (40140) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 26, 2009
UPDATED: FEB 27, 2009 From tap at ’t Arendsnest, 2009 version. Pours pitch black with a dense creamy and chocolate brown head. Roasted, breadish and chocolate aroma. Sweet chocolate and hardroasted malt flavoured just beneath. Distinct roasted and hops bitterness coming through. Mild cidic touch from the roasted malt although the flavour is rather smooth. Sweet chocolate and bitter hops finish. Great brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (34226) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 2, 2009
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a thin off-white head. The aroma is sweet with notes of roasted malt and light notes of burnt malt and coffee. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of soy sauce and roasted malt, leading to a dry finish where notes of coffee and a bit of chocolate lingers.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (25813) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 21, 2009
Bottle. Black coloured with a medium sized beige head. Roasted aroma of liquorice with notes of chocolate and fruits. Roasted flavour of liquorice and dried fruits with notes of fruits and vanilla. Roasted finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (25174) - Vasa, FINLAND - FEB 23, 2010
Bottled@Monks Café Sveavägen, Stockholm. Quite much pitch black colour with not too much head. Aroma is dark berries, roasted malts, some mild rubbery notes as well. Flavour is roasted malts, liquorice and some alcohol. Also some slight yeastyness and spices. Also coffee comes in rather strongly when it warms up.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 8, 2009
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Hazy and opaque black with a tiny light brown head. Sweetish burned malt aroma with notes of prunes. Quite full-bodied, roated - even burned - malts, licorice and dried fruit. Malt bitter finish with distinct alcohol. 200309

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
omhper (23314) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 5, 2010
Bottled at Stockholm Beer Festival. Near black, no head. Aroma of licorice and tar. Sweet and full bodied with grain, aniseed and licorice notes of tin. A bit edgy and aggressive with long salty licorice bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
anders37 (22692) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2011
Bottle. Pours a dark brown color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate and molasses aroma with lots of hops too. Roasted malty chocolate and coffee flavor with hoppy hints. Has a roasted malty chocolate and coffee finish wit hsome bitterness in the aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (21720) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 7, 2012
20th February 2010
Opaque black beer. Thick chocolate coloured head. A little emulsion paint on the nose. Soft and semi dry palate. Rich dark malt, unsweet chocolate and spicy fruit. Finishes warm and semi dry. Nice.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Travlr (21169) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 21, 2014
Bottle from the source. Jet black color, thick creamy brown pillowy head with great retention and solid lacing. Aroma of malted milk balls dipped in espresso. Taste is brunt espresso, licorice candy, cocoa powder. Delicious.

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