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RATINGS: 665   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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Danish: Her er den ene halvdel af en ‘Black and Tan’ øl. Ikke hvilken som helst Black and Tan, men den hvor en opblæst, tyktflydende stodder og en tilbagelænet, humlet fyr mødes, og perfekt øl-balance opstår. Bland Yin med Yang, eller nyd denne ondsindede Imperial Stout solo.
English Language Label: This is one half of a Black & Tan. Not just any Black & Tan, but one where a toasted smug and hoppy fella get together to make a sublime Taiji balance. Mix the Yin & Yang together (or enjoy this profoundly evil Imperial Stout solo).


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4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
wnewberr (100) - Huntersville, North Carolina, USA - AUG 8, 2012
Almost the perfect imperial stout. Could use just a little bit more head retention. Strong chocolate malt aroma. Pairs extremely well with a chocolat mousse. Perfect alcohol flavor compliments the chocolate.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kerenmk (2678) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JAN 27, 2015
Draught at Fermentoren, Copenhagen, 14.1.2015. Very black and opaque. Smoke, ink, garlic peel and a little ash in the nose, deep smoky taste, a little alcoholic and bitter. Sleek, full body, smoky finish. Awesome.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
c1raider (16) - New York, USA - JAN 26, 2015
Excellent! Coffee, tinge of sweetness, malt, vanilla, excellent mouth feel (full body, and smooth), would buy again!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
CardsFan25 (74) - - JAN 25, 2015
Black pour into a snifter glass with about a finger of khaki head. Roasty dark chocolate aroma. Dark chocolate up front followed by coffee, molasses, dark fruit, and a moderately bitter finish.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
procraste (33) - FRANCE - JAN 20, 2015
Alors, ce truc; c’est un fondant au chocolat/café avec des morceaux de clémentine corse confite à l’intérieur. Avec un peu de gaz, juste ce qu’il faut. Une belle robe black bien opaque et son fin liseret de mousse qui au départ versé abruptement dans un verre de vin blanc à pied donnait un bon centimètre de mousse onctueuse. En un sens, c’est pas mal sucré mais en fait c’est très équilibré. Une petite pointe d’acidité bien pointue en attaque, qui est très bien venue ! Conclusion: C’est de la bombe à siroter au coin du feu en plein hiver. Il faudra que j’y goûte à nouveau !

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
rondphoto (2374) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JAN 18, 2015
bottle @ Party Source / Bellevue KY --- Opaque black with a 2" brown head wall of lace. Aroma of malt and coffee. Taste is toasted malt with coffee and chocolate, some earthiness, and smoke that all move smoothly through a long balanced alcohol-laced finish. A memorable power brew, but I can only enjoy it in sips.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Desverger (2535) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2015
Tap@Fermentoren, CPH - black pour with brown head. Dark roasted malty aroma and taste, coffee, chocolate, caramel, lovely burnt bitter notes, dark dried fruits, smooth mouthfeel, beautiful.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TaktikMTL (6088) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 16, 2015
Bouteille de 12 oz dégustée chez La Succursale (Montréal, QC) au coût de 10,00$. Arôme: Odeur de café avec une pointe de chocolat au lait. Apparence: La couleur est noire opaque. Présence d’un mince col beige mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût de café et de chocolat avec une pointe de petits fruits. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement onctueuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Légère présence de torréfaction en arrière goût. (Rating #6069)

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rarbring (1608) - Linköping, SWEDEN - JAN 15, 2015
Overall: Dry, roasted, yet a sweet fruityness.
Note: Bottle 330 ml at Pitcher’s. Reviewed 2015-01-15.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pkomar (176) - Poznan, POLAND - JAN 11, 2015
Lots of coffee and chocolate in aroma mixing there with roastiness and hints of dark dried fruits such as cherries. Cherry liquor in the background. Rich and strong. Pours jet black with nice, big tan coloured head, that disappears a tad too quickly. Very good looking beer (4.5/5 I’d say). Taste delivers what aroma advertises. Nice mixture of all the aromas on the palate backed up by solid bitterness. Very nice balance. Carbonation slightly above average. Overall a great beer - they promised a nicely balanced ris and they delivered - taiji for sure ;)

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kalervo (768) - FINLAND - JAN 11, 2015
Mikon luona 1/2015. Yin alone was really enjoyable, roasty imperial stout with lots of dark chocolate and coffee. Mix with Yang was surprisingly "alcoholic"!


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