gunnar (4322) - Sandnes, NORWAY - MAY 1, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Ĝlkonsortiet, Ċlborg. Pours pitch black with a huge frothy dark tanned head.Aroma is heavy roasted malts, chocolate and liquorice. Taste is heavy liquorice, deep roasted malts and dark caramel, some coffee. Lingering sweet malty goodness paired with smooth liquorice, good enough for me.
jaghana (3280) - Strasbourg (France), FRANCE - APR 27, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Rating #2000. Bottle 33cl from Henrik Papsoe thanks a lot ! A dark and thick beer with huge brown head. Nose is intense on roasted and coffee notes. Aroma is very sweet, intense caramel and licorice note, dry grapes, creamy, dark coffee, floral notes such as violette, blackcurrant, mint and smoked touch. Peppery hops and slightly acrid at the finish. A well done beer, very tasty and creamy, alcohol is well hidden.
michael-pollack (4960) - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 25, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml Bottle: Got in trade from stobbe74; THANKS Soeren! Aroma of malt, roasting, soy sauce, tar, burnt grain, burnt wood, and licorice. Poured pitch black in color with a medium-sized, creamy, dense, brown head that diminished but lasted throughout. Opaque. Sparkling. Flavor is medium to heavily sweet. Tastes just like it smells, of malt, roasting, soy sauce, tar, burnt grain, burnt wood, and licorice. Medium body. Slick, creamy, texture. Soft carbonation. Medium sweet, slightly bitter, malt, roasting, soy sauce, tar, burnt grain, burnt wood, and licorice finish is slightly dry. 10%ABV is completely hidden throughout.
KingCecil (1907) - DENMARK - APR 25, 2012
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle......It pours pitch black with a large creamy thick long lasting tan head..... The aroma is hard roasted malts, dark fruits, chocolate and coffee.....The flavor is hard roasted malt, dark fruits, Chocolate, coffee and licorice....... Full body.......very nice
sfhodense (4793) - Odense NĜ, DENMARK - APR 16, 2012
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours dark brown with a light brown head. Aroma is roasted male, dark fruit, vanilla, oak and light orange peal. Flavour is roasted malt, cold coffee, vanilla, oak, dark fruit, light orange and pale chocolate. Quite sticky. Really well balanced.
Koelschtrinker (9488) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - APR 1, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Würziger Beginn von Chilinoten und dunkelmalzigem Getreide. Mild, rund, glücklicherweise aber nicht zu mild. Herb, unscheinbar. Leider nur OK. /9/9/8//9
adnielsen (7581) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 28, 2012
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ Dans house. Huge thanks René! Deep brown black appearance with a small brown head. Pretty sweet, somewhat fruity, sweet milk chocolate, light anise, light vanilla aroma. Tangy, anise, dark chocolate, somewhat roasty, lightly fruity, fairly spicy flavor. Fairly spicy aftertaste. Nice brew.
arminjewell (5149) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 28, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pour out of bottle, thanks Aaron and Renee for this beer! Dark black pour with nice creamy tan head, aroma has notes of dark chocolate, hints of pine and grass from the hops, touch of dark fruit, anise, touch of slight mineral but fairly nice. Taste is a mix of dark fruits, toffee, caramel, hints of chocolate, toffee, nice spice with slight ginger and cumin, touch of coffee, finishes fairly bitter. Pretty nice!
Adenila (1557) - DENMARK - MAR 27, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sampled with evil stepdad. Black look with a medium brown head. Roasted coffee aroma, raisins and spices, maybe cloves. Sweet raisin and spicy flavor along with a pretty complex roasted bitterness.
Meilby (5538) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 24, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 330ml @ yngwie
Pours pitch black with a tan head. Aroma has notes of rosted malt, chocolate, caramel, licorice, coffee and a hint of alcohol. Taste is medium to heavy sweet and light to medium bitter with a long roasty chocolate, . Body is full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.