pete4999 (1311) - Buffalo, New York, USA - FEB 5, 2011
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, as pictured. Pours jet black with minimal head. Very little carbonation. Smells pretty much like you’d expect...hardcore vanilla. Exceptionally smooth and easy to drink. Very boozy, as expected. Extremely good.
joergen (24491) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 5, 2011
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at Sune.
Pitch black coloured with a small beige ehad.
Sweet and roasted aroma of dark chocolate, dried fruits and liquorice with notes of coconuts and bourbon.
Sweet and roasted flavour of dark chocolate, dried fruits, alcohol, bourbon and liquorice.
Sweet and roasted finish.
Nice, but too sweet.
sunevdj (3548) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - FEB 4, 2011
2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
Pours black wih a beige head. Smells of almonds and bourbon. Super-over-sweet lots of cocoa and lakridskonfekt aromas. So sweet it makes it cloying and slightly nauseating. The good thing: Bourbon aromas. Also lots of candy aromas. Full to heavy bodied. Medium to soft carbonation. Long very sweet finish. Unbalanced. DNF
Theis (14668) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 4, 2011
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Sune’s. Black - brown head. Oily. Bourbon. Sweetness. Fruity. Coconut. Raisins. Salmiac. Pepper. Lakridskonfekt.....Alcoholic and sharp finish. Lovely.
fastpass17 (2) - USA - FEB 4, 2011 does not count
4.6 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
There was no head at all, deep mahogany to black in color, thick and viscous. The aroma is filled with molasses, raisins, bourbon, wood, vanilla, and alcohol. The taste is filled with wood, bourbon, a strong french roasted coffee, and then some vanilla towards the end. In the mouth there is noticeable alcohol heat, clings to the palate. No need to over indulge this one it warms up in the glass nicely.
Meilby (9999) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 29, 2011
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle 650ml @ fonefan
Pours pitch black with a tan head. Aroma has notes chocolate, coffee, vanilla, oak, coconut and alcohol. Taste is medium to heavy sweet and medium bitter with a warmt alcohol, coconut and chocolate finish. Body is full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.
Dedollewaitor (14927) - Odense, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle @ Ulfborg Weekend, Jan 2011. Pours black with a small beige layer on top. Nose is sweet. Roast, liquourice, oak and heavy dominant vanilla. A bit boozy aroma. Warm and heavy flavor. Alcohol, roast, oak and vanilla,
Papsoe (25069) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2011
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 65 cl. Courtesy of Dedollewaitor. Pours a thick black with only the tiniest beige head. Lovely sweet Bourbon aroma - and sweet licorice allsorts. Solid body, low carbonation, sweet roast and lots of vanila with a ton of Bourbon notes. A little alcohol burn in the finish. Very sweet bordering cloying. 290111
drowland (7112) - Georgia, USA - JAN 29, 2011
4.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Rating 2600! 12/17/10. Solid black appearance with a small brown head that’s gone instantly. Huge boozey aroma with char, chocolate, coffee, vanilla, and more. Amazing sweet chocolate and vanilla flavor with a tiny bit of roast. This reminds me of cream soda and coconut as well.
polomagnifico (1202) - Saginaw, Michigan, USA - JAN 28, 2011
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
2010 bottle. Aroma has big notes of roasted malts, vanilla, bourbon, oak, molasses, chocolate, espresso, sweet dark dried fruits. Viscous black hue with a small fully disappearing brown head. No lace. Flavor is very sweet and medium/heavy bitterness. Palate is very full bodied and oily soft. Medium cloying finish and noticeable alcohol burn. Overall a very rich and intense beer. A little too sweet and cloying for me to really enjoy all those aromas but overall not bad.