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RATINGS: 295   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 414   ABV: 13.8%
Three Floyd’s 15th Anniversary beer. A blend of Dark Lord, Surly Darkness, De Struise Black Albert, and Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch

barn0216's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 20/20
barn0216 (532) - California, USA - JAN 5, 2013
Bottle, thanks bytemesis! Very dark brown, almost black, nice amount of head, medium retention, not much lacing. Molasses, dry fruits, chocolate, some alcohol. Very similar flavor profile, a bit of nuttiness, coffee bitterness in the mid palate and finish. Bitterness lingers for awhile. Alcohol is well hidden. The various components come through during the tasting. Extremely well balanced, excellent stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
finol (2643) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 24, 2015
Bottle from a trade. Pours heavy black with a tan head. Sweet with lots of roasted malts, coffee and chocolate. I think the individual beers are all better.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
hirigalzkar (2631) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 24, 2015
Bottle. Balanced and smooth stout with notes of vanilla and milk chocolate. The right ammount of alcohol in the aftertaste.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Malin_aiisa (395) - SWEDEN - OCT 24, 2015
Bottle. Deep dark, a bit red, brown head. Aroma coffee vanilla, oak. Taste sweet, a bit bitter, coffee. Sour and tart feel. Had higher expectations.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Inbreak (3324) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - OCT 6, 2015
30.09.2015, 0,65l bottle (first batch) shared @ BBGTC tasting:
Nice light brown creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is very balance and nice oxidized, salty licorice, dark malts, coffee, dark malts, caramel, grass, dark fruits, dark sugar, chocolate, hops. Taste is slightly sour-ish and rich, licorice, coffee, dark malts, dark fruits, grass, hops, caramel, grass, paper. Medium bitterness, slightly dry mouthfeel. Very nice, oxidized very well.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ej (1041) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - SEP 30, 2015
Bottle shared with BBGTC. bottle from 2011. pours a black body with a Dark tanned head. loads of liquorice on the nose, roast malts, bitter chocolate and hints of asphalt. Taste is sweet and toasty. liquorice, bitter chocolate, bitter hop flavor as well. Good balance. This is an awesome beer. full bodied with Just above avg co2 levels.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
ClubGonzo (4889) - Bergen, NORWAY - SEP 30, 2015
Bottle, shared with BBGTC. Pours a deep brown, near-black body with a medium creamy light beige head. Nose is caramel, peanuts, chocolate, licorice, cream, port wine and hints of coffee liqueur and pecan nuts. Taste is dark chocolate, caramel, coffee, cocoa and hints of salty licorice, tar, nougat, nuts and dark sugars. Full body, medium carbonation. Lovely complex blend of several epic stouts, and it shows. Wow. Sooo good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
koleminer20 (1372) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - JUN 21, 2015
22 oz bottle shared with ebone1988. The pour is light. It fills the glass with a medium black with some ruby poking around the edges. The dark tan head sits thickly on top with a nice lace left behind. The aroma is a big chocolate malt bomb, with a touch of roast. There is an excellent complexity with lighter dark fruit notes and a bit of hop that would be from the Beer Geek Brunch. There is just a hint of alcohol on the back end. The flavor is better than it smells. There is an excellent roastiness to carry the chocolate malts and the dark fruits bring back a bit of sweetness. The alcohol really smashes you in the face, er, mouth, on the back end. The mouth feel is thick and viscous, beautifully carbonated, with a lingeringly bitter, really bitter aftertaste. This is very well done ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ebone1988 (613) - Taylor, Michigan, USA - JUN 21, 2015
Bottle shared with koleminer20. Aroma is unbelievable, sweet malt, licorice, milk chocolate, amazing. Appearance poured light, otherwise black with a brown head. Taste is robust, sweet milk chocolate fades to dark fruit, fades to robust roasted malt and booze. Mouthfeel is thick as fuck, oily, great carbonation, and boozy aftertaste. Overall, this is incredibly complex and lovely.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
rouhlas (1712) - GREECE - MAY 17, 2015
650ml bottle from trade with bytemesis, shared at the Hoppy Pub, Thessaloniki. Black color with beige brown head. Malty aroma, light roasted, lot of dark fruits, dried fruits, caramel, bready, dark chocolate, milk chocolate light coffee. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma, milk chocolate, light coffee and fruits. Full silky creamy body with soft carbonation. Very good! Thank you Mike!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Boutip (5346) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 14, 2015
Bottle: Poured a pitch-black color stout with a large dark brown foamy head with good retention and some lacing. Aroma of roasted malt with black chocolate and quite a bit of residuals sugar notes is quite pleasant. Taste is a nice mix between some roasted malt with lots of black chocolates notes and some residual sugar notes and subtle coffee notes. Body is full with nice creamy texture and good carbonation with surprisingly no alcohol that is easily apparent. Way too easy to drink with just the right level of complexity.

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