Percy0103 (196) - MEXICO - OCT 10, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, 355ml. A pitch black beer with a brown head. Aroma is of chocolate, coffee, mint and dried fruits. Taste is bitter with some carbonation and astringency. Somewhat creamy and smooth. Aftertaste reminds me of coffee. Slightly alcoholic finish.
bjakk (362) - Skagafjordur, ICELAND - OCT 10, 2014
4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black, with dark brown foam that dosnt last. Vanilla, chocolate, in the aroma. Creamy, vanilla, chockolate, with a hint of coffe, a burned bitter afertaste. medium body.
Klimaet (231) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - OCT 10, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours black with a medium mocca head. Aromas of coffee roast, bitter chocolate, licorice. Taste is deep coffee roast, bitter chocolate, licorice, vanilla, dark dried sweet fruits, light smoke. Quite a nice strong one!
aleksander9 (483) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 9, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Black with beige head. Aroma is dark chocolate, burnt coffee, vanilla, alcohol spice and some caramel. Slick palate with low carbonation. Aftertaste is rich, espresso, dry, dark fruit, spicy alcohol, some floral notes and lingering dark chocolate bitterness. Overall: Nice. Black in every way.
RABinCO (1374) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - OCT 4, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
12oz bottle into a goblet.Viscous, deep, black pour with a persistent tan head. Aroma of roast, chocolate, black tea, light oxidation. Taste is bittersweet chocolate, licorice, anise, vanilla. Finishes with a lingering bitter dark espresso.
Eructoblaster (3064) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 29, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle - 341ml. Pours a perfectly opaque black body with low carbonation and an average beige foamy head. Strong, complex malty/hoppy aroma with chocolate, roasted cereals, woody, and plummy hints. Its robust, malty/hoppy taste carries oaky, anise, roasted coffee, and some vineous notes. Ends with a long, strong, warming bitter/roasty finish. Fantastic!
MacBoost (1333) - Pouring Bus, New York, USA - SEP 27, 2014
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
12oz bottle. Pours a deep black with a scant brown head. Aromas of chocolate, liquorish and roasted malt. Taste is semi dry and bitter from the malts. Flavors of coffee, heavily roasted malt and a slight whip of hops. Malty and unforgiving. Very good. Finishes toasty, roasty and malty. Nice.
slowrunner77 (5986) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 26, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
"Absolutely loved this smooth ass stout. Lots of roast and cocoa and a bit of molasses perhaps. Awesome feel-easy to put down for 10%. Tried as a black n tan too but just the stout was better. I’ll get this again."
shrubber85 (7806) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - SEP 25, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Sage/grass and chocolate malt aroma. Black with minimal head. Sweet dark chocolate malt and lightly bitter herbal hay flavor. Nice balance. Very nice and drinkable.
androman (452) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 20, 2014
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
12 fl oz bottle @ home from De Molen. Body is pitch black, Head is small, brown, creamy, mostly lasting, excellent lacing. Nose is roasty, Aroma is dark roasted coffee, coal, ash, lighy smoke, dark chocolate. Taste light sweetness, heavy roasty bitterness. Full body, oily texture, soft to flat carbonation, long lasting roasty bitter finish. Alcohol is well hidden, great dessert beer, excellent balance.