tderoeck (3611) - Gent, BELGIUM - NOV 20, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
16/X/13 - 50cl bottle @ Marie’s place - BB (or bottled?): 8/VI/13 (2013-978) Thanks to Marie for sharing the bottle!
Clear dark brown beer, creamy big beige head, very stable, adhesive. Aroma: sweet, caramel, little sour, mocha, dried fruits. MF: lots of carbon, medium body. Taste: sourish start, mocha, coffee, some overripe fruits, balsamic vinegar. Aftertaste: dark chocolate, pretty sourish, mocha, vinegar notes, earthy, dry finish, fruity notes.
lord_totenkopf (304) - Budapest, HUNGARY - NOV 20, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark brown body, chocolate brown head. Aroma: hops, roasted coffee. Taste: roasted malts, medium sweetness. I expected it to be a bit more bitter.
gnoff (7030) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - OCT 2, 2013
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle 50 cl at Gothenburg Beer Festival 2013 (Haket), Sunday, sampled on September 8, 2013.
Clear dark red to black color, tan head. Sweet, chocolate, malty scent. Malty, acidic taste. Medium mouthfeel, medium bitterness.
Dazz3 (1429) - Hällefors, SWEDEN - SEP 18, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. Pours black with a big brown head. Smells syrup, bread malty and abit smoky. Tastes smoky, roasted malt, syrup, bread malty with a smoky bitter finish.
bax (973) - Hasselager, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 14, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(bottle 14/06-2013) medium light brown head, black color, roasted aroma, soft co2, long rather smooth roasted coffee taste. BB date 09.06.2013.
MiP (12840) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAY 31, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, 7.1%. Good roasted aroma, sweetish and creamy with a salty touch. Almost black colour. Good light brown head. The flavour is sweetish and salty with some liquorice, raw liquorice. A sour hint, but balances the roasted notes OK.
yespr (28651) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 30, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
50 cl bottle. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small thick and brown head. Aroma is dark malty, roasted and light breadish to dark chocolate and liqourice. Smooth roasted malty.
Bamsen78 (1968) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAY 30, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours cloudy dark brown with stable tan head. Clear aroma of malt and caramel with notes of dried fruit. Malty taste, slightly sourish and slightly roasted. Dryish, slightly smoky aftertaste. OK but I had expected more.
mithe (705) - Opava & Brno, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 14, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
(draught 0,5l @ Netopýr (Brno))
Fruity, fresh, unusual, some chocolate aroma. Opaque black color. Medium brown (cocoa) head. Medium sweet, light bitter, light fruity, bitter chocolate taste. Full body. Dry, chocolate finish. High alcohol not detectable at all. Drinkable, pleasant, complex beer. Not so heavy as other high gravity black beers.
rlgk (8455) - Skövde, SWEDEN - APR 27, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Zly Casy Pivoteka, Prague. Pitch black beer with a nice lasting beige head. Roasted chocolate aroma, caramel, creamy, nuts, vanilla, soot, toffee, cigarettes, cocoa powder. Roasted chocolate flavor, tar, cocoa powder, vanilla, smoke, raisins, licorice, some toffee. Drinkable and with a nice roasted chocolate and soot finish.