gunnar (8003) - Sandnes, NORWAY - OCT 5, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
From bottle at Borefts 2012. Pours black, small head. Aroma is strong malty, light roasted, tar and sea. Taste is smooth, moderate sweet chocolate and caramel, rich and intriguing, sneaks up on you.
bierkoning (12575) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - OCT 4, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
From bottle @ Borefts 2012. Black and opague. Maple syrup and coffee in the aroma. The beer is hardly carbonated, Thick fluid with chocolate, coffee, maple syrup. Sweet but fairly complex. Alcoholic.
MotherBrother (921) - Aalborg, DENMARK - OCT 4, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ BBF 12.
Pour pitch black, with no head. Aroma of soy, slight coffee, and some faint hints of spices, slight chocolate. The taste is a little bitter, with some (salty(?)) notes. Average body, with a flat carbonation. (could have gotten more out of the weasel-coffee imo.
GothGargoyle (2463) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 3, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle pour at Borefts 2012. Deep brown/black with virtually no head. Aroma is coffee, chocolate, vanilla, dark fruits. Slightly slick mouthfeel, smooth on the palate with a slightly spicy finish. Taste is coffee, vanilla, bourbon.
jackl (7069) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 3, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
From bottle @ Borefts 2012. The pour’s deep brown with no head. The aroma’s of sweet chocolate fudge, cocoa, brioche bread and mild vanilla. The taste is of soft espresso, more vanilla and plenty of chocolate. Light roasted malt on the finish. Very smooth, silky mouthfeel. Overall, a great imperial stout. Top work!
Leighton (18711) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Borefts 2012, Bodegraven. Pours oily black with a weak, tan head. Great barrel character coming through on the nose, some dark chocolate. Medium sweet flavor, plenty of scorched wood, mocha. Full bodied with soft carbonation. Moderately warming to finish, some dark fruit hints, a bit of raisins, dirt, modest roast, subtle alcohol. Very good stuff. Rich.
kraddel (6372) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - OCT 3, 2012
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
at BBF 12
smells heavy, syrup,..
nice chocolat taste, but not much gass witch would prob make it better. very heavy mouthfeel
madsberg (11405) - Søborg, DENMARK - OCT 2, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. Pitch black coloured. Dense brown head. Aroma: roast, alcohol, cocoa, liqourice, cofffee. Flavour. Roast, chocolate, cocoa, chili, coffee. Medium to full bodied. Ends Roasted bitter with a light chili bite and a touch of smoke.
MaartenRF10 (1870) - Wageningen, NETHERLANDS - OCT 2, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ BBF’12
Oily black, no head. Not much aroma. Taste is roasted malts, some funk. Good body and carbo.
Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 2, 2012
4.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle at Borefts BeerFest 2012. Pitch black - brown edges. Oiley thick body, fruity, ok hoppy, high malty, coffee, chocooate, dark chocolate, light light chili bite, fullbodied, light smokey. Lovely.