italianjohn (2892) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 11, 2015
3.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black pour with a thin tan head and oily marks on the glass .... Aroma of chocolate, roasted malts, vanilla, oak and bourbon ..... Taste is of oak, chocolate, roasted malts, vanilla, oak, sweet molasses and caramel malts ... Has a thick thorough mouthfeel with lots of depth ... Oaky and sweet on the backend and lightly bitter in the finish ... Decent aroma wise ... Nice complex and oily/slick .... Finished dry and oaky with some lingering booze and sweetness.
SG111 (1267) - New York, USA - MAY 26, 2015
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottled. Pours pitch black, small quickly dissipating tan head. Lots of bourbon, vanilla pours out. Chocolate and brown sugar. Sugar. Is prominent. . Flavor is perfect amount of bourbon, vanilla, and brown sugar. Super heavy. Unbelievably good.
jinroh (1207) - ESTONIA - MAY 25, 2015
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Dark brown, thin brown film. Aroma full of bourbon, vanilla, nicely alcoholic. Taste is also strong, alcohol kicking. Brown sugar strong, caramel. Finish is a bit harsh, dry tongue. Sharp stuff, good.
KyotoLefty (9306) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAY 25, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
bomber. big bourbon nose, vanilla, cream, caramel, chocolate. Cloudy dark brown with lace. Flavors of bourbon, chocolate, booze, vanilla, brown sugar, licorice. Low carbo and a bit thin, but tasty.
TimE (5047) - Tokyo, JAPAN - MAY 22, 2015
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
pitch black color, flat, no head. Huge bourbon, vanilla, oak, brown sugar. Caramel and nuts. Lovely. Low carbonation lots of vanilla, brown sugar, roasted malt, boozy, licorice. A bit light and boozy. Lacks roasted character. 3.8 nice depth, but not sure it’s constructed as good as it could be.
Steasy66 (1116) - Minnesota, USA - MAY 22, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Black with no head. Slightly malty aroma with a bunch of barrel. Flavor is barrely some chocolate, nice.
Klimaet (1868) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2015
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap @ CBC2015. Pours pitch black with a medium brown head. Aromas of vanilla fudge, dark chocolate, light heat, some dark fruits and some nutty notes. Taste is fudgy, vanilla, dark chocolate, dark fruits, light sweet licorice and some nutty notes in the taste aswell.
Camons (10201) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught @ CBC 2015. Pours black with a brown head, lacings. Aroma of roasted malt, caramel, chocolate, vanilla, wood, bourbon. Flavor is malty, caramel, coffee, wood, oak, chocolate, vanilla, bourbon, some alcohol. Medium body, average carbonation, warming alcohol in the finish. 010515
Meilby (10959) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 18, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ CBC 2015, Blue Session, København
Pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt, chocolate, bourbon, vanilla, oak, coffee, caramel and alcohol. Taste is medium to heavy sweet and medium bitter with a long vanilla, bourbon, oak, chocolate, cocoa and coffee. Body is medium to full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.
VastActiv (5680) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 16, 2015
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Tap at CBC 2015, Copenhagen. Originally rated 20150501. Colour is black with very small brownish head. Aromas and flavours: Bourbon, alcohol, some chocolate and roasted malts. Very boozy and undrinkable.