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RATINGS: 97   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Big, Bold, and Black. This unusual lager style has many similarities to Imperial Stouts. A lengthy conditioning period creates a silky smooth chocolatey mouth feel enhanced by the use of oats and brown sugar. Noticeable sweetness gets balanced by roasted malt and hop bitterness. At 10% alcohol by volume, this beer is sure to keep you warm on a cold winter night.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (23579) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 30, 2015
Draught at Ølbaren. Black colored with a medium sized beige head. Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel and licorice. Sweet and roasted chicken flavor of caramel and licorice. Roasted finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DYCSoccer17 (3490) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 29, 2015
6oz sample from a 12 oz bottle purchased at the beer cabin in plattsbugh. Aroma has a nice anise character with light sweetness present. A little roasted mocha, too. Slight transparent mahogany body with a small to medium tan head. Good lacing. Starts with a sweet chocolate flavor, before this becomes quite roasted in the middle. Has a little vinous alcohol kick to finish. Velvety finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alomtnez (165) - SPAIN - MAY 24, 2015
On tap at Irreale. Brownish creamy head with good retention. Clear very dark brown colour. Aroma is roasted malt, black coffee and biscuit. Taste is rich and balanced, roasted malt, cocoa, black coffee and cookies with bitter finish. Medium body medium creamy palate. A very good Baltic porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Torrefacto (924) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 23, 2015
Negro opacon y espuma beis. Aromas intensos se cacao, chocolate, regaliz, vainilla y tostados. Cuerpo medio y sedoso, sabor intenso de chocolate y regaliz con final de amargor moderado tostado.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
UDBeernut (2171) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Dark pour, small tan head. Smokey nose. Lots of roasted malt, smoke. Medium body with ample booze burn.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
markextrae (2146) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 14, 2015
shared bottle with a friend. bought from web order at saveur biere. poured a dark black colour with a tanned head. notes of silky smooth chocolate. oats, cacao, vanilla notes. roasted malts, licorice, toffe, roasted caramel, some dark fruits, and a slight hint of smoke, anise, medium bodied. was expecting a bit more i gues.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SlackerMads (2102) - DENMARK - MAY 8, 2015
Bottle. Black with a medium sized beige head. Treackle, dusty grain, dry plant material. Flavour offers the same, wooden, syrupy. I Think I see what it is aiming at, but it is too sweet and rough. I don’t like this much. Why the high alcohol? What’s going on here?

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SlovakSniper (3905) - Candiac, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 7, 2015
Une petite bouteille trouvée dans un dépanneur de l’état de New-York. Une robe brune foncée. Le nez exhibe des parfums de pain noir, de terre, de malts rôtis, de cacao et, minimalement, de tabac. Le goût est bien agréable avec des saveurs de malts rôtis et grillés, de chocolat, de café et de mélasse. L’alcool est complètement invisible. En bouche, le corps crémeux est moyennement imposant. Le pétillement est doux. La finale se fait sur des notes rôties bien plaisantes. Agréable. Facile à boire. Dangereuse.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
abcfan (826) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 3, 2015
Really good Baltic porter. Pours black with a tan head. Aroma is chocolate and tobacco. Smooth in mouth, light biting finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mcox90 (1692) - Wilton, New Hampshire, USA - MAY 2, 2015
Bottle from Mass Liquors, Worcester Ma. Pours black with a fingers worth of dense tan head and decent lace. Cocoa nose with secondary vanilla and caramel, backed by mild pine resin. Lightly sweet flavor with everything found in the aroma plus some coffee flavor. Alcohol is noticeable, but does not intrude. Smooth creamy texture in the mouth. Full bodied. Very good.

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