Bov (8158) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - AUG 27, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
courtesy of Per - almost black beer under a solid and long lasting creamy beige head; roasted aroma of nuts and chocolate with hints of apples below; quite thick and full-bodied, a velvety palate and a solid sweetness; some late bitterness and a long chocolatey, roasted finish with notes of vanilla
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 23, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
In bottle. Pours a very dark brown colour with a lacy head. Aroma of chocolate, caramel, roasty malt and alcohol. Similar flavours with plums to finish. Mild carbonation and an oily mouth-feel. Quite drinkable.
Aniela (1490) - Skövde, SWEDEN - AUG 18, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle in october 2012. Black beer with a big brown head. Malty, caramel aroma, a bit salty. Malty, hoppy, caramel flavour.
zvikar (2040) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - SEP 25, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle sample a tasting at LiBira pub. Thanks DSG. Pours brown to black with a beige to brown huge head, aroma of smoke, chcolate, cocoa, flavor is smoked with cocoa, wood, malt acidity, smoked acidity, medium to full bodied
SaintMatty (3615) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 22, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
330ml Bottle (Thanks Omhper) - Black with a foamy tan head. Coffee, liquorice, roasted malt and plain chocolate feature in the aroma. Rich and roasted taste with notes of Bourneville chocolate, coffee and roasted malt. Despite its richness, it’s fairly easy to drink.
Nisse666 (3159) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 15, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from SB cons 2012-05-15 Göteborg
Ar: melas, red current yello, vinos
Ap: deepest brown with wine red edge, frothy deminishing brown head
F: fizzy, licorice, prunes, dry, belgian yeast, grainy, medium bitterness, nutty
LoFi (1344) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 1, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Black with a brown head that disappears into a ring.
Aroma: svagdricka, spicy yeast, licorice and raspberry candy boats (you know, when you get one of each at the same time).
Taste: sweet malitiness, roasted, salty licorice and some soy sauce, light chocolate, dryish finish.
Medium-bodied, almost flat.
The beer doesn’t live up to what is expected from the name.
anders37 (12738) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 1, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a black color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty caramel aroma. Roasted malty licorice and caramel flavor. Has a roasted malty licorice finish with hints of caramel.
cgarvieuk (10995) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 21, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle at home ... deep black ... thinest tan lacing ... soft ... light charcoal roast.... light fizz ... soft mellow roast ... light toffee ... not roasty enough
DSG (3927) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 24, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle shared a tasting at LiBira pub. Thanks omhper for this bottle! Black with a light brown head. Roasty aroma with some dark chocolate, coffee notes and some fruitiness. Roasty flavor with chocolate, cocoa, some fruitiness and a bit of alcohol. Medium to full-bodied. Not bad.