DocLock (10000) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 8, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bomber. Poured hazy dark brown with tan head. Nose was roasty dark malt, vanilla, dark choc. Dense on the palate, roasty dark malt, cacao, vanilla, smooth, well hidden alcohol.
blackmetal (210) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 6, 2016
4.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Oh wow, they knocked this one out of the park. Beautiful blend of roast, bourbon, coffee and vanilla. Perfect density and an aftertaste that makees me want more. Please produce greater quantitiy as $20-$30 CDN per bottle is still too steep for this gem.
hopdog (11681) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 13, 2016
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
22oz bottle. Poured a black color with a tan head. Roast, vanilla, chocolate, and some smoke / tobacco.
jesperhammer (4228) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 27, 2016
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
UPDATED: MAY 30, 2016 13-MAY-2016, draft @CBC Yellow Session, with Ulkløbben.
Black with a few but giant tan bubbles.
Aroma is mostly Bourbon. Taste is Bourbon, roast, chocolate and a slight tar. Soft carbonation, full body. Very nice.
Niko100 (2707) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 12, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown/black color; Medium to heavy slightly creamy body; Aroma of toasted malt, dark chocolate, coffee, & some licorice; Flavor of roasted sweet malt, caramel, dark chocolate, coffee, and some dark fruit; Fairly dry finish; ABV is well hidden; A tad flat - but decent.
wrlangin (172) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JAN 12, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours black with tan head. Strong roasted malt flavor with notes of chocolate and coffee. Nothing stands out and differentiates this beer from other RISs.
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Pyrmir (5638) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 28, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at CBC15. Black with beige head. Aroma has roasted malt, caramel, dried fruit, raisins, figs, wood, chocolate and liquorice. Taste is similar, roasted malt, liquorice and chocolate dominates leading to a long finish. Nice.
ansalon (3055) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - AUG 18, 2015
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
CBC 2015. Pours black with a low mocha head. Aromas of molasses, chocolate, slight coffee, honey wnd roasted malts. Taste is molasses, chocolate, coffee, honey and roasted malts. Mouthfeel is velvety smooth with low carbonation, full bodied.
wvhoran (455) - Tasmania, - AUG 9, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draught at Mikkeller Bangkok. Black with a light brown head. The aroma has notes primarily of roasted malt, with a bitter cocoa impression. The flavour has the roasted malt, cocoa, light coffee, without any kind of thick or overly sweet qualities. Balanced, nice,
Alphadelic (2171) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 22, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
you’d never know the %. Dangerous. Smooth and fluffy. Milkshake like. A couple of these gave me a brutal hangover.