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RATINGS: 501   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.1   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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Few times in the history of craft beer it has happened that a highly praised beer rises beyond mortal stardom into a higher godly league. Usually the recipe to make such heavenly drops is thick fudge-like body, pitch black color, amazingly overwhelming aromas of chocolate, coffee, dark fruits and muscovado sugar, obviously only made in limited amounts and most crucial of all – it must taste rare!


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Skinnyviking (7433) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 17, 2012
Bottle. Low and quickly disappearing fluffy brown head. Pitch black body. Powerful sweet and sugary choccolate coffee aroma plus a hint of alcohol. Hard roasted barley malt creamy coffee choccolate dried fruigt flavor and a fair amount of hops bitterness. Low carbonation. Long bitter sweet finish.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Enjoyit (3516) - Vadum, DENMARK - NOV 16, 2012
Black of color with a beautiful brown head. An aroma of roasted malt, coffee, sweets, spice, tobacco and dark fruits. A flavor of roasted malt, sweet liqurice, spice, tobacco, sweets, coffee, alcohol, alcohol and a finish with roasted malt and cold coffee.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
JanLaursen (3227) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2012
UPDATED: NOV 21, 2012 Bottle 33 cl. Oily and massively thick black with a reddish hue and a tiny orange-brown head. Aroma is sweet Finnish licorice, and dark fermented sugary prunes. Taste is sweet roast, thickend syrup and dark dried prunes, some tobacco accents. Massive body, low carbonation, no real bitterness, but a very big, long licoricy finnish. Exceptional!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
swoopjones (6542) - Buffalo, New York, USA - NOV 13, 2012
bottle, big thick black pour. chocolate aroma with touch of coffee. big roast and chocolate notes in flavor, some dried dark fruits in the finish as it warmed. full mouthfeel, awesome stout

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
alexsdad06 (6307) - Ohio, USA - NOV 13, 2012
UPDATED: DEC 27, 2013 Bottled. Pours a viscous black color with a medium plus sized reddish tan head that lasts with very spotty lacing. The aroma is big roasted malts, chocolate fudge, dark fruits, coffee, molasses with some alcohol at the edges. The flavor is big roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, molasses, dark fruits (cherry , blueberry, raisin) and some alcohol. Considering the 12% abv, this is pretty smooth and drinkable. Full bodied creamy mouth feel. Another excellent Imperial stout from Evil Twin.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
b3shine (6106) - Indiana, USA - NOV 10, 2012
Bottle to oversized snifter. Looks good; pitch black with mocha lacing. Smells of semi-sweet chocolate and malt. Tastes good; like it smells, only more enriched. Good on the palate too with nice viscosity. Nice.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Iphonephan (3871) - McLean, Virginia, USA - NOV 5, 2012
From a bottle at an evil twin food pairing at ChurchKey in DC. Pours a dark cloudy black with a tan head. Deep coffee and dark fruit aromas. Hints of tobacco and brown sugar. Bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (12040) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - NOV 5, 2012
(Bottle) Pours an opaque black body with a small brown head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, nougat, and dark fruit. Flavor of roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, raisins, and caramel.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
kimjongill (207) - - NOV 3, 2012
From bottle. Great scent. Good appearance, but the head doesn’t seem as thick and dark as I’d want it to be. The mouthfeel is similarly light. The name of this beer is spectacular, but the flavors aren’t as complex as I’d like. It’s a bit heavy on the smoke/bitter end.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
BVery (7267) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - OCT 22, 2012
Bottle. Jet black oily pour - quite viscous. Reddish brown head. Aroma and taste were roasty coffee, dark chocolate, some booze, and a hint of dark fruit. Full dense palate. Awesome beer!


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