DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 29, 2006
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Aroma gives more hops than expected with some serious chocolate notes. Taste is similar with alot of bitterness in the finish.
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 5, 2002
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Very nice brew. Burnt coffe nose and also quite a hoppy aroma aswell. Very ashtray, charcoal, burnt coffee flavour, pretty good stuff, also nice hoppy bitterness, i really dug this stuff.
ekstedt (5433) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 10, 2007
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Dark brown with hints of red, huge beige head. Fruity, roasted, malty aroma with earthy and citrusy hops. medium bodied. Flavour is overwhelmingly bitter with an acidic touch.
egajdzis (5334) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 27, 2005
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Poured a reddish mahogany color with a thin, off white head that left light lacing on the glass. Aroma of smoke, caramel, and roasted malts. Chocolate, light roast, toffee, some citrus hoppiness, and a light bitterness in the finish.
SaintMatty (5242) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 10, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught (Stockholm Beer Festival 2009) - Dark brown with lively carbonation. Fruity aroma with marzipan, raisins and caramel. Fruity taste with raisins, hops and some slightly roasted notes.
ThomasE (5176) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 12, 2005
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown colour with a tan head. Hoppy aroma with a coffe note. Roasted malty flavor with some chocolate bitterness.
Hildigöltur (5103) - København, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2005
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Oliver Twist. Dark reddish brown coloured. Very malty and slightly fruity with notes of chocolate. Smooth mouthfeel. Very nice.
jbrus (4992) - Delft, NETHERLANDS - JUN 9, 2003
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
A little spicy, roasted and licorice aroma. Ruby color, light brown head, good lace. Starts ligh sweet, flowery, light body, light roasted. Bitter and coffee finish.
Miksu (4948) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - DEC 24, 2006
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
0,5 l bottle. Dark reddish brown color with creamy head. Soft roasted and nutty aroma with licorice notes. Dry and salty charcoal flavor, firm hop flavor and bitterness.
kramer (4939) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 18, 2006
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
500 ml bottle, via MrWalker. Clear brown body with chestnut highlights. Fluffy one inch light brown head with nice retention. Chocolate malt nose with some nuttiness and a lighter note of roasted malt. Alot of chocolate malt on the flavor as well, with a finish that leans to the astringent burnt malt side with hints of smoke. Moderate bitterness in mid swallow and finish. Light to medium bodied with moderate carbonation, thinning a bit on the finish. A nice enjoyable beer, not overly complex on the flavor, but certainly interesting enough to seek out if you’re a fan of Schwarzbiers.