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Style: Imperial Stout
Kirke Hyllinge, Denmark
Serve in Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
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RATINGS: 179   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
RumRunner101 (879) - Alberta, CANADA - JAN 1, 2015
Thick, jet black pour with light brown pour. Aroma of burnt malts, black coffee, molasses, licorice. Molasses, licorice, burnt bread, coffee, rum. Lingering pepper heat. Too boozy and spicy. Whoa.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
teddybeer (2762) - Madrid, SPAIN - DEC 28, 2014
Black color with a quickly dissapearing tan head, medium lacing. Aroma has strong black chocolate notes, some roasted and licorice. Flavor has coffee beans and black chocolate traces, high presence of licorice. The final is roasty with chocolate and light chili hints in the mouthfeel.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
patricks110 (2063) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 24, 2014
Written rating from Copenhagen Beerfest. Pours a dark oily brown with a dense layer of tan head. The aroma is awesome with heavy malts, licorice, dark chocolate and espresso beans. The first sip is offputting with vanilla and licorice and a odd metallic taste. A bit sweet with chocolate and a dessert like flavour. The finish is hot with mild chili flavours, alcohol presence and a smoky flavour. Overall, interesting but not great.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
MalpaBezAmbicji (17) - - DEC 19, 2014
Black beer with a nice dark foam. It smells like a monte/chocolate/kinder liquor with some dark muddy, marsh flora and thick smoke of a cigar. The taste is challenging, as it’s so rich and striking. First impression is some dark dark chocolate filled with depression, than it morphes into swamp herbs to explode in your throat with a burning anise and chili. It’s very hard to drink a whole bottle though. Still, very mesmerising and demonic beer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hackobock (2181) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2014
October 29, 2014. Bottle at home. Pours black with a small dense brown head. Aroma is licorice, chocolate with vanilla and caramel, light hints of burnt plastic coming through as it warms up.. Taste is medium bitter chocolate, medium sweet, finish has light chili heat, dry ash, light sweet. Medium bodied, soft carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (10708) - Søborg, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2014
Bottled. Pitch black coloured. Dense light brown head. ARoma. Coffee, roast, chocolate, spice. Flavour. Coffee, chocolatge, roast, cocoa, liqourice, light brown sugar and chilibite. Medium to full bodied. Ends roasted bitter and with nice chili bite on lips and palate. Not too much.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Inbreak (2873) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - NOV 2, 2014
02.11.2014, 0,5l bottle @ home:
Nice brown creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is slightly rich and sweet, dark sugar, dark malts, alcohol, cough syrup, sweet licorice, King of Denmark candy, grass, sour coffee, cocoa, ashtray, hints of chili. Taste is slightly dry roasted, dark malts, sour coffee, dark sugar, grass, minerals, ashtray, sour-ish grassy chillies, vanilla, cocoa, dark fruits, licorice. Medium bitterness, slightly harsh and mineraly mouthfeel. Fair enough.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zita (5489) - Assentoft, DENMARK - OCT 29, 2014
CBF;nice licorice aroma,black, brown foam, light sweetness, medium bitterness, medium body, creamy, soft carbonation, very tasty, licorice and chili finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KnutAlbert (6377) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 19, 2014
On tap at The Pub, Oslo. Lots of dark chocolate, cherries, liquor, then some warming chili underneath. Very sweet, very chocolaty, more of a dessert than a beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
Harrjitzuu (13) - - SEP 12, 2014
Whoa this is weird stuff. Taste is mint, liquorice, chocolate and spices. After taste is warm from the chili and kinda reminds of old danish bitters. Either you like it or hate it, but do try it out.


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