Brewed by Kinn Bryggeri
Style: Imperial Stout
Florø, Norway
Serve in Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 104   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75/5   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Svartekunst er vår versjon av Foreign Extra Double Imperial Russian Export Stout Porter. Kolsvart, røstig karakter og med litt vinøse tonar.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
djoeye (3157) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 22, 2014
Jet black body, clear with ruby edges. Hard to make any foam, the effort gives beige shortlived. Aroma; black roasted malts, strong prunes, dark fruity chocolate, dough notes. Taste; black roasted malts, sour barley, liquorice, salty liquorice candies - leading to a finish of cocoa, coffee, dusty hops, black syrup or as black prune marmalade. Impy body, soft carbonation, somewhat dry but fruity too. Ridiculously big bottle for an imp-stout. Should’ve been 25-33cl. [75cl br btl, abv10.5%, #534 01/2034, B@Vinmonopolet]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
teorn88 (5743) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 28, 2014
Backlog rating. Bottle at CBC Clerkenwell, Gunnar tasting. Thanks to Gunnar himself for this one! It pours a deep dark brown color with a small beige head. Aroma is roasty, with notes of toasted bread, grains, coffee beans, cocoa powder, dark fruits. Taste is roasty and mildly sweet, with notes of espresso, dark chocolate, burnt wood, dates. Lightly boozy bitter finish. Medium to full bodied with good carbonation. Overall, liked this one

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dagrk (35) - Trondheim, NORWAY - OCT 19, 2014
Mmmmmmmm. Virkelig god Stout. Smaker sjokolade, kaffe, litt frukt. Denne blir min favoritt blant norske øl.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
HoppyBudgie (833) - SOLA, NORWAY - OCT 17, 2014
Pours satanic black with almost no head (ment to?) Aroma of licorice, oak and coffee. Taste is coffee, oak, molasses, licorice and some chocolate. Heavy but stil very smooth, some months cellaring and this will be a dream. Still think its very little carbonation in it thou, maybe it will come by time and was fresh in the shop Aroma is chocolate, oak, licorice. Medium bodied, bitter roast finish. Taste is coffee, oak, burnt sugar, hints of licorice and chocolate. A touch harsh.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bergstaden (2158) - Røros, NORWAY - OCT 11, 2014
Black with very low white head, no carbonation - Malt aroma with some licorice and alcohol - Malt body with dark fruits, some licorice and warm alcohol - Wineus finish with alcohol in the finish - This was good

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
khhoeie (51) - NORWAY - OCT 4, 2014
This one is best AFTER 2015, which you absolutely taste! It's already a great tasting beer. Monday (Saturday today) is the day I buy 4-5 bottles of this beer for storage. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
laidback (14) - - SEP 27, 2014
Flaske fra polet, svart, lite skum, litt flat, kompleks aroma og smak, tørket frukt, kaffe, fløyelsmyk munn, noe bittert, world class!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Finn (6091) - Tromsø, NORWAY - SEP 18, 2014
Flaske 750ml delt hjemme med Håvard 16 Sep 14. Svart. Ved høy kvelling kan en framprovosere et raskt dalende mokkafarget skum som flater helt ut. Forsiktig lakrisaroma. Smaken balansert. Lakris & kaffe. Tørr. Litt lite variasjon. Alkoholen godt kamuflert - men jeg hadde vel forventet mer innhold.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ABS (827) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 14, 2014
Bottle from Vinmonopolet Sørlandssenteret. Makes no sound when opened. Close to zero carbonation. Heavy alcohol nose. Roasted coffee and malt. Warming. Oily body. Roasted bitterness. Bitter chocolate, roasted coffee and malt, lots of alcohol flavour. Too low on carbonation and way to alcohol heavy in my opinion.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
gyllenbock (7187) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 7, 2014
Sample at Bergen Ølfestival 2014. Black with a minimal tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, licorice, bitter chocolate and some dried dark fruit. Not that much carbonation and with a thick oily mouthfeel. Really nice and vinous, a perfect beer to sip.

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