LarsEngen (366) - Sandvika, - DEC 30, 2012
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
33 cl bottle from Vinmonopolet Vika. Pours spitch black with a small dark brown head that leaves quickly. Aroma of dark chocolate,dark coffee and som roasty stuff. Taste of dark coffee and a warm dark chocolate mouthfeel with an oily texture. Low bitterness. Alcohol is well hidden. A complex and a great IS.
llkc (427) - århus, DENMARK - OCT 20, 2014
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
duft: sødlig. kaffe chokolade. et hint af solbær/jordbær saft.
smag; rugbrød karamel. kaffe ristet brandte noder. igen lidt den der sødlighed som smager af saft
eelco (54) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 18, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
A pitch black beer with a small tan head. Aroma’s of coffee, plums, alcohol. Taste is quite dry, chocolate bitterness, some plums, cherries. Creamy round body, a bit sticky. Very good RIS, but not exceptional.
DwarfeD (1050) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
330ml bottle at home. Dark brown with a small tan head. Full body with low carbonation. Chocolate sweetness with some bitter tones in its finish. Roasted malts, dark chocolate, coffee, spices, dark fruits and caramel. Another tasty full flavoured imp. stout from De Molen.
robbienate (113) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - OCT 12, 2014
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle, 50cl. Beerfestival Aarhus 2008. Pours a pitch black beer with a nice, creamy beige head. Good lacing. The aroma is chocolate, toffee and coffee. The flavor is roasted, chocolate, coffee and notes of wood. A very good Imperial Stout.
Yves (2271) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - OCT 12, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Shared with wim at bierfestival modeste 2014. Black colored beer with small off-white head and no carbonation. Malty coffee aroma. Finish is malty coffee slightly roasted.
Wim (2827) - Weelde, BELGIUM - OCT 9, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
along with yves at modest beer festival taster black colored body with an off white head and a coffee malt hops aroma a malt hops coffee bitter sweet alcholic taste with an alcholic bitter finish
dalfaro86 (292) - Mexico City, MEXICO - OCT 6, 2014
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pours a black brew with a small beige head with poor retention, aroma is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate to heavy sweet with roasted malt, darl chocolate, caramel, smooth, robust bodied, flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate to heavy bitter with a bitter finish and a long aftertaste. Excelent
eluosiren (51) - Moscow, RUSSIA - OCT 6, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hell and Temptation is a nice RIS, but for me the taste is too bitter and too much of a "cigar bag" taste
Joostvdveen (18) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 4, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Vrij neutrale geur, medium bitter, lichte koffie, chocola, beetje rook in de afdronk
deepeary (133) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 1, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
330 ml bottle rescued from the LCBO clearance shelf. Bottled Nov 8 2012 (23 months ago). Pours pitch black with small mocha head, on a very aggressive pour. Nose is coffee, chocolate, roasted malt, cherries, some booze. Low carbonation, creamy/sticky mouthfeel. Taste: cocoa, vanilla, sweet cherry, coffee, cola, licorice.Very easy sipping. Short-medium finish. The bitterness others mentioned is not present in this 2-year old bottle.