Meilby (5574) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 4, 2013
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle 330ml 12% @ Geokkjer
Pours pitch black with a tan head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt, chocolate, caramel, oak and alcohol. Taste is medium sweet and medium bitter with a long roasted, chocolate, oak, caramel and warm finish. Body is full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.
Leighton (8785) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at a ChrisO Tasting - London. Pours oily black with a foamy beige head. Big and boozy aroma, lots of dark chocolate, peat, some very dark fruits. Hugely sweet flavor with loads of raisins, dark chocolate, hard alcohol, charred wood. Full bodied with fine carbonation. Warming finish with some boozy sting, rich ripe and dark fruits, light earthy bitterness, peat. Lasting flavor and deeply sweet, with well-ripened fruits and lots of dark chocolate notes. Great stuff.
Zombeer (59) - New Jersey, USA - APR 14, 2013
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
This was a great choice for my first beer at Torst. A fantastic Stout with a slight whiskey taste. It was a real slow sipper and I hated to see it end. You can read all about the taste from the other reviews, Iím just here to give this beer the big thumbs up andI recommend you drink one if you can.
Jesterdeal (1481) - Marlton, New Jersey, USA - APR 14, 2013
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Aroma of delicious molasses, tootsie roll, licorice, and dark fruit. Pours black with great brown. Taste is roasty awesome with cherry, chocolate and roast coffee. Finishes strong with a great sweet roasty taste like burnt toast.
jredmond (4620) - Manhattan, New York, USA - MAR 25, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at Torst with Streets after the Bucknell game. Pours a deep brownish body with thin brown lacing. Aroma is smoke, roast, sweet malt, booze and oak. Mouthfeel is medium to thin with notes of sweet roasted malt, lots of smoke, burnt wood, bitter chocolate and lots of whiskey. Solid stout.
DiarmaidBHK (3063) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 24, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from state line liquors. Pours coca-cola brown with a thin brown head that leaves little lacing. Prominent bourbon notes on the nose. The bourbon on the rogue is there but also so smoke and licorice notes. Viscous mouthfeel. Finishes clean. Solid for style!
conway (907) - - MAR 18, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Uploading old ratings that were missing comments. Nice imperial stout. Whiskey is prominent. Lots of char/smoke/roasted malt type notes.
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Foxbush (1147) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - FEB 11, 2013
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
11.2 oz Bottle. This was a gift from a friend while we were at Snowshoe. The stout pours a very deep black color with a tan head. The head dissapates to a tan collar. The initial aroma is of chocolate with hints of licorice. The licorice is noted in the taste. The carbonation is soft. When the ABV exceeds 12% the beverage changes the dynamic of beer drinking. The finish is somewhat sweet with some lingering licorice.
SudsMcDuff (5375) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - FEB 11, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
12oz bottle, liking the past evil twins iíve had .. . pours a deep brown .. medium head, medium lacing .. . light cocoa, tar, and mild black wood .. . good mild mouth .. a good beer, besides the abv, almost a session .. . . If you think a weakness can be turned into a strength, I hate to tell you this, but thatís another weakness.
SlackerMads (863) - DENMARK - FEB 6, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Jet black with a small light brown head that leaves a bit of lacing. Aroma is vanilla, brown sugar, caramel, licorice, chocolate, oak. Taste is heavy sweet, full body, creamy/sticky texture, soft carbonation. Finish is sweet with a touch of alcohol, long sweet chocolate and licorice.