Meilby (6415) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 24, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 330ml @ John Bull Pub, Aalborg
Pours black with a tan head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, chocolate, alcohol and a slightly hint of metal. Taste is medium to heavy sweet and medium bitter with a long warm, chocolate and caramel finish. Body is full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat.
jimhilt (2377) - Bow, New Hampshire, USA - NOV 15, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours a two finger tan head that fades quickly to a thin layer leaving some lace. Black color, no highlights. Light carbonation and medium-heavy bodied. Mellow chocolate nose and flavor is malty chocolate. Finish is bitter chocolate. Higher ABV is hidden. $6.49 for a 330ml bottle from Julio’s Liquors Marlboro, MA.
bb (6697) - Alamo, California, USA - NOV 8, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. Blackish beer with a light brown head. Rich malt and earth aroma. Malt and light caramel/toffee flavor. Medium bodied. Malt and light caramel/toffee lingers with light earth. Very smooth.
Doghair (242) - Illinois, USA - NOV 8, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Dark brown with minimal foam. Aroma is dry bitter chocolate, roasted malt and coffee. Taste is roasted malt and baking chocolate. Almost bitter. A little smokey with a long finish. Good beer but the flavor is more on the bitter side than I expected.
Dedollewaitor (13390) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 1, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottlen @ Y.N.W.A Beershop, Kolding. Pours black with a small creamy head and lacings. Nose is roasted malts. Coffee, chocolate and fruit. Malty roasted flavor. Slick, smooth and really soft. Coffee, fruit and mild ashes. Dry roasted finish. Nice.
kidmartinek (3307) - austin, Texas, USA - OCT 24, 2013
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Looks like Guinness so 5 on the appearance, duh! Mellow raosty malt aroma. Woody, roasted, sweet malty flavor, hiding the alcohol with prose. A drh stout with balls? Damn the fuggles, kent goldings and shit, but its good, very fi.w.
chrisv10 (9835) - DENMARK - OCT 17, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, 9%. Very dark brown with small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, dark fruits, chocolate and coffee. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, dark fruits, medium sweet, coffee, hop, liquorice and medium bitter.
saxo (13455) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 17, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Nice creamy head with excellent duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are roast malt, chocolate, lactose sugar, coffee, licorice and hops. Nice and smooth.
SamP01 (515) - New Jersey, USA - OCT 13, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a rich black with a thin brown head. Aroma is of sweet chocolate and caramel malt. Taste has a nice sweet roasted chocolate and caramel malt flavor with some roasted espresso bean bitterness. Palate is a full rich slightly viscous body, smooth and slight sticky mouth feel with good mild carbonation. The finish is sweet mildly roasted caramel and chocolate malt with some mild roasted espresso bean bitterness for balance. Overall this is a very good full flavored rich and tasty brew, enjoyed.
JStax (2601) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - OCT 11, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle poured into a brandy snifter. Pours a thick black with a thin, espresso-like head of khaki foam. The aroma has nots of tobacco, raisins, plum, and earth. Taste is rich molasses and dried fruits, and tobacco again. Thick, creamy mouthfeel. Nice stuff.