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RATINGS: 614   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.29   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 318   ABV: 10.6%
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Ale Brewed with Chocolate and Coffee, aged in Maple Syrup-Bourbon Barrels.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 11, 2012

Bottle 750ml. @ chriso [ chrisos festive get-together tasting ].

Clear dark black brown colour with a large to huge, frothy to creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, light brown head. Aroma is light heavy malty, chocolate, moderate to light heavy roasted and caramel, moderate maple. Flavour is heavy sweet and moderate to heavy bitter with a long duration, chocolate, maple syrup, dry, milk chocolate, dark chocolate, dark malt, very rice flavor. Body is medium to full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. Very easy to drink. [20111230]

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
yespr (32197) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 22, 2012
75 cL bottle. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is dense coffee herbal. Smooth coffee. Mellow, dark malty and lingering coffee herbal. Smooth and toasted malty into a dense coffee finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (29850) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 23, 2012
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a thin dark brown head. The aroma has notes of soy sauce, roasted malt, alcohol, and maple syrup. The flavor is sweet with notes of alcohol, maple syrup, and roasted malt, leading to a dry roasted and alcoholic finish. Thanks madsberg for sharing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 22, 2012
Bottle 75 cl. Courtesy of Skyview/madsberg. Pours an opaque black with a rough beige head. Interesting aroma of sweet roast, coffee and syrup. Solid body, a little low in carbonation, sweet roast and heavy coffee. Boozy finish. Nice alright but hardly a top 12 beer! 220312

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
joergen (21533) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 23, 2012
Bottle at Papsø. Pitch black coloured with a small beige head. Sweet and roasted aroma of dark chocolate and coffee with notes of liquorice. Sweet and roasted flavour of caramel, dark chocolate and coffee. Sweet and roasted finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
anders37 (17614) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 16, 2012
Bottle @ Papsø. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty coffee aroma with weak hints of maple. Sweetish roasted malty bitter chocolate and coffee flavor with smooth weak barrel hints. Has a sweetish roasted malty coffee and bourbon maple finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2012
30th December 2011
ChrisOs Christmas Tasting. Opaque brown beer. Tidy mid tan head. Softish fluffy palate. Sweetish mid malt, maple. Mild tang. A little coffee. Minerals. Aniseed alcohol. Lacto malt. A little chocolate. Finishes semi dry and milldy warming. Complex but perhaps could do with a little ageing. Great beer though!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (15170) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 6, 2009
UPDATED: MAY 7, 2009 On Tap at DLD ... Very late on in day :-( ... When i saw the list for the day This was my number 2 pick after the Oak aged DL ... Sadly i was pretty disapointed with this... It was Still ok but Absolutly no hint of maple syrup anywhere, or at leat to my palate... deep black ... rich roast malts and coffee nose .. again deep roast malt flavours with some coffee.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
yngwie (14146) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 18, 2014
Bottle, 75cl. Thanks Papsoe. A black one, topped by a finger-thick light tan head. The aroma is ridicoulusly wonderful, with brown sugar, a faint boozy hint and both coffee, chocolate and maple syrup. Hints of dried fruits, licorice, and with some vanilla. Perhaps a bit sweet on the palate, but damn it’s lovely. Full-bodied, soft carbonation and with some warmth. Bourbon, dried fruits, vanilla hints, chocolate, coffee and quite a lot of dark sugars. Lasting finish. Wonderful, tasteful and dangerously easy drinkable. Some say it’s too boozy and bourbon-ish. I normally don’t care too much for bourbon in beer, but this is just wonderful. 140418

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
harrisoni (14138) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2011
UPDATED: MAR 31, 2012 At Chriso New Year 2011/12 tasting. Thanks Jan. Lots of coffee on the aroma. Some sweetness. The coffee and maptyness is good. A touch boozy maybe. Heat on finish. Its good some choc yes good but not sure its a top 50 beer. Tasty though. re Rate deeblo thanks for this. Its really good. Live the choc and coffee smooth as hell

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