BRW (1377) - Barcelona, SPAIN - MAY 24, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Black colour with beige head. Roasted, bourbon, chocolate and wood aroma. Sweet, vanilla, roasted, bourbon, chocolate and wood taste. Medium to full body.
VsXsV (2682) - Linköping, SWEDEN - MAY 20, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle. Opaque black liquid with small to medium tan head. Aroma of bourbon, chocolate, vanilla, toffee, light booze, light wood and licorice. Taste is light to medium sweet and light bitter with notes of bourbon, chocolate, vanilla and raw sugar. Medium to full bodied with medium carbonation. Really nice.
Ferris (7021) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 17, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle - Vintage 2013 - Boozy bourbon and dark roast. Deep jet dark brown with a light brown head. Chocolate, cocoa notes, bourbon and vanilla with a pretty mellow finish.
Beersmithbacon (84) - San Luis Rey, California, USA - MAY 14, 2015
5 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 20/20
Coffee anise fennel toffe bourbon all super in aroma. The flavor so mathced up as well though the whole experience. Gotta get this.
ninecats (296) - Uddevalla, SWEDEN - APR 28, 2015
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at En Öl- & Whiskymässa, Gothenburg, 2015, april. Deep dark brown/black with a dark brown mocca ring. Aroma is a wall of coffee, velvet oak, vanilla, chocolate, molasses, liquorice. Taste is big on roasted malty, oaky and sweet flavours, slight chocolate, soy sauce, ends lingering bitter with a roasted malt scent, slight alcohol. Big body, medium carbo, oily texture.
Prufrockstar (1388) - Seattle, Washington, USA - APR 19, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared by Nic. Thanks! Near black pour, small head. Sweet chocolate, bourbon, oak, vanilla. Nothing new to say here. No idea how to tell this from any other barrel, but it tastes good.
jbruner (2852) - Athens, Georgia, USA - APR 7, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at catch 22 bottle share! Pours a thick black with minimal ring of tan brown head. Aroma of big whiskey notes, vanilla and chocolate. Taste follows, big barrel notes with nice tasty stout back end. Smooth and easy for the booze, really nicely done.
kazin (247) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 2, 2015
4.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Bottle shared during a tasting with friends. Great deal of roasted malts, chocolate and coffee. Some bourbon barrel notes.
John25 (957) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - MAR 20, 2015
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
UPDATED: MAR 23, 2015 Bottle. Black with a mocha ring. Sweet, rich vanilla with barrel butterscotch. Incredibly balanced. I love this.
conway (1934) - - MAR 20, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Dark cola with a khaki head. Aroma is oak, amaretto and roasted malt. Taste is similar. Slightly boozy. Slightly thin and sticky mouthfeel. Good.