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RATINGS: 101   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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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.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SlackerMads (2222) - 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?

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SlovakSniper (3966) - 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.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
abcfan (834) - 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.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mcox90 (1706) - 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.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
HenrikSoegaard (11755) - Randers, DENMARK - APR 30, 2015
Draught. Creamy lightbrown good mostly lasting head. Black colour. Heavy malty and moderate hoppy aroma. Coffee and roast very present. Long heavy bitter flavor. Vanilla, Licorice, roast and coffee. Long heavy bitter finish. Creamy palate. Wonderfull brew.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Habanero (3308) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - APR 29, 2015
Tap. Black body with a small tan head. Aroma of slightly roasted malt, coffee, chocolate and licorice notes. Sweet flavor that ends up dry and with a hint of bitter. Medium bodied, oily texture and soft carbonation. A very nice Porter indeed. 🌟🌟🌟🌟

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vestergaard (948) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - APR 28, 2015
Tap at Fermentoren Aarhus. Pours black with a reddish hue. Small, nut brown head. Aroma is toasted, roasted and slight smokey malts. Alcohol seems very well hidden. Chocolate, licorice and some coffee. Taste is pretty sweet, and again very malty. Great balance, and actually not very roasty. The alcohol is more prominent here though. Medium carbonation and an oily, semi-full body.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chrisv10 (12977) - DENMARK - APR 27, 2015
Tap @ Fermentoren, Aarhus, 10%. Black with small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, caramel, hop, little dark chocolate and a little liquorice. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, liquorice, medium sweet, little coffee, hop, notes of alcohol, warming and medium bitter.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rasmus40 (14262) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 27, 2015
Tap @ Fermentoren, Aarhus. Almost black with a light brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt and licorice. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish with warming alcohol. Oily. 270415

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (7773) - Hasselager, DENMARK - APR 26, 2015
Draught @ Fermentoren, Aarhus. Pours black with a creamy light tan head, nice lacings. Aroma of roasted malt, coffee, dark chocolate, licorice, Flavor is rather dry, roasted, malty, caramel, coffee, molasses, rich chocolate, licorice. Medium to full body, soft carbonation, dry and light bitter finish with some warming alcohol. 260415


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