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RATINGS: 650   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.09/5   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!


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gluepot (392) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 17, 2016
On tap at the ChurckKey, DC. A thin tan head on a near black body. Nose has some bourbon, malt and some sourness. The weakest IS from Evil Twin I have had, by a long shot. The taste has a definite sourness, chocolate, bitterness and a slight burnt edge. Booziness is definitely a lead taste element. But it is thin (as opposed to having a "thick fudge-like body") and disappointing. Bad Keg?

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drlb81 (16) - - MAY 15, 2016
No head oily deep brown appearance coffee and chocolate smell syrupy sweet thick body small bitterness and sourness. Coffee, chocolate. Moderate sticky bittersweet aftertaste.

4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
klm1 (852) - - MAY 14, 2016
Pours black oily color, like motor oil, with foamy tan brown head. Aroma: rich darj roasted malt aroma, with notes of espresso coffee, bittersweet chocolate, cocoa nibs, molasses, burnt sugar, cherry wine, port wine...flavor is even more intense: dark roasted malts flavor, which takes on dark bittersweet chocolate, espresso coffee, vanilla nibs, molasses, burnt sugar, port wine, cocoa beans...finish is roasted and slightly sticky dry. Body is full, texture is soft, carbonation low. Massive attack!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alkolord (367) - - MAY 13, 2016
Tiefschwarz, dickflüssig, cremiger nussfarbiger Schaum, leichte röstaromen in der Nase, schön cremiges mundgefühl, schön ausgewogene bittere und süsse, leichte röstaromen, etwas Kaffee, wenig Schokolade, leichte raucharomen, ganz nett

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Niller (1358) - Hammel, DENMARK - MAY 1, 2016
Tap@Himmeriget, Copenhagen. Pours black with a tan head. Aroma and taste is roasted malt, dark chocolate, roasted coffee, caramel, some fudge notes, brown sugar. Nice slick mouthfeel. Full body. Oily texture. Excellent.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ulrikolsen (178) - DENMARK - APR 28, 2016
UPDATED: APR 28, 2016 Tap@Taphouse. Pours black with small Brown head. Aroma of green fruit and smoke, with a winey character. Taste is sweet, with roasted malt, dried fruit, molasses, chocolate and vanilla. Taste ends in sweet, complex and chocolate taste. Mouthfeel is rich with some alcohol. A bit too sweet for my taste in imp.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borup (11037) - Albertslund, DENMARK - APR 22, 2016
From tap at Himmeriget. Black with a beige head. Aroma and flavour of roasted malt, caramel, chocolate, sweet, light licorice and dried fruit.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Desverger (7718) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 22, 2016
Tap@Himmeriget, Copenhagen - black pour with neat tanned head. Roasted sweet malty aroma and taste, with some chocolate, caramel, some fudge notes, brown sugar, some soy, nice slick mouthfeel, very nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Speko (160) - DENMARK - APR 21, 2016
Tap @ Himmeriget. Pours black with medium beige head. Coffee, rains, chocolate, wood, brown sugar, licorice. Alcohol is well hidden. Full body and oily texture with soft carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
stevoj (3775) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 19, 2016
Catch up rating from Saturday’s RIS bottle share. As it turned to Sunday morning, we all turned to Jesus, even more Jesus. Not much else to add to this one, a top notch RIS, thick, chewy body, tons of chocolate notes, woody roast grains, and a pleasant warmth in the chest. All spells a superlative drink. Cheers!


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