Brewed by Grauballe Bryghus
Style: Stout
Silkeborg, Denmark


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RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Danish: Sort Sol kræver sin mand selv om den er let drukket. En stout med en diskret smag af karamelmalt og et kraftigt bid af mørkristede malte. Den unikke humling fremhæver maltsmagen. Sort Sol kan efter brygmesterens mening drikkes når som helst til hvad som helst. Brygget af bygmalte og humle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
larsga (6206) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 7, 2011
Big brown head. Barely translucent deep dark red body with strong carbonation. Resiny wooden licorice aroma with roasty spicy lacquer notes. Very harmonic. Dry-sweet earthy roasty licorice taste with metallic caramelly notes. Mid-to-full body. Mild, soft, rounded mouthfeel. A bit dense and closed, perhaps, but still nice. Dryish earthy chocolatey roasty aftertaste, somewhat musty, with spicy lacquer notes. Nice, drinkable, and smooth. (0.5l bottle, Fish & Beer, Copenhagen.)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sfhodense (4791) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2011
Pours black with a small beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, liquorish and chocolate. Flavour is roasted malt, dry, coffee and liquorish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
KingCecil (2048) - DENMARK - JUN 16, 2011
Fra flaske, dufter metallisk og mørkristet malt... super flot sort med lyse brunt skum... smager kaffe, ristet malt , mørk chokolade... sød, ristet eftersmag... alt i alt en dejlig stout! :)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Plovmand (6480) - Helsinge, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2011
Bottle. Pours black with a medium ligth tan head. The aroma is light roasted with some dark fruit and caramel notes. The flavour is hard roasted malt, chocolate, coffee and dark fruit. Subtle hop bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (7610) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 24, 2011
Bottle 500ml @ yngwie
Pours reddish black with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt, caramel, chocolate. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carboantion is soft.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Geokkjer (5720) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 24, 2011
Bottle.Pours deep brown with a beige head.Aroma of roasted malt, caramel, some chocolate and dusty malt.Flavor is sweet and somewhat roasted with some caramel and chocolate.Medium body, average carbonation.Middle of the road stout.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
yngwie (13558) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 24, 2011
Bottle. A dense but small, dark beige head sits on top of a clear, reddish brown body. The aroma has dried fruits and roasted malts, some alcohol notes. Slightly toffee-like. The flavor is almost buttery roasted, with cocoa, dark chocolate and some dried fruit notes. Smooth and full-bodied, quite dry even though it’s a sweet brew. A bit uncertain what I think of this one, it’s nice, but with some aromas and flavors I don’t appreciate too much. Overall, I could drink more of it. 110524

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Borup (5873) - Albertslund, DENMARK - MAY 8, 2011
Bottle from Metro. Black with a nice beige head. Aroma and flavour of roasted malt, caramel, chocolate, licorice and coffee.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maria (10149) - Thisted, DENMARK - APR 25, 2011
It’s black with a red hue and a light-brown, creamy head. The aroma is light with notes of chocolate, roasted malt and light licorice. The mouth-feel is soft. The flavour is moderately sweet and dry with notes of roasted malt, chocolate and light licorice. It’s not complex, and could be more interesting, but flawless as such.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BrianWillum (193) - København S., DENMARK - JAN 21, 2011
Rated in the spring 2010: Served in a bottle. Nice aroma with a lot of different odours, but nervertheless the beer doesn’t lives up to the expected taste as the former-mentioned odours fades away and leaves an ordinary medium-expensive beer to be drinked.

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