beerandbeyond (625) - ISRAEL - JAN 21, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Brewed at Herzl as a test batch.
Slightly hazy dark brown with a small beige head.
Pleasant nutty nose, with soft roast malt, some coffee and cocoa. Some earthy notes and faint floral aroma. interesting cigar leaves untertones can be sensed when the beer warms up a bit.
Dark chocolate flavor, some roasted malts, medium bitterness, light caramel sweetness, faint coffee.
Medium body, pretty balanced and quite dry. Interesting, unique and good.
kerenmk (2001) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 1, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pour cloudy, opaque dark brown with a minimal tan head. Aroma: roast, burnt wood, smokey and fruity. Taste: bitter, dry and yet a little delicate. Light body, sweet, medoium finish, a little burning sansation. Really cool.
zvikar (2834) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - JAN 3, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours opaque black with a decent dark beige head, aroma of cherries, milk chocolate, nuts and malt, flavor of vanilla, tobacco, green tea, chocolate, cherries acidity and malt acidity, medium bodied, well made
DSG (5022) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 24, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Very dark brown color with a tiny bit of beige foam. Aroma of tobacco, roasted malt, coffee beans and nutty notes. A rather dry roasty flavor with tobacco, some coffee, light sweeter notes, and a more bitter and somewhat burnt finish with more tobacco. Medium-bodied, slick mouthfeel. Pretty nice.