ration (1928) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 4, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
040513. Bottle at home. Pours black with a high head. Aroma coffee, nuts, roasted malts. Slight dry palate. Hint of liquorice.Slightly thin. Not Bad.
Sigmund (5024) - Tau, NORWAY - APR 29, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Cardinal Pub & Bar, Stavanger. Pitch black colour, large and creamy beige head. Firm roasty aroma, notes of coffee and chocolate, hints of liquorice and woodwork. Moderately roasty flavour, medium dry, with the same elements as in the aroma, followed by a distinct hoppy bitterness. Roasty and hoppy aftertaste. Well balanced and highly drinkable.
Rasmus40 (10904) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 29, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap @ Cask Pub and Kitchen, London. Black with a lasting brown head. Aroma is roasted malt, chocolate, coffee and smoke. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and roasted rather bitter finish. Soft and smooth. 260413
lusikka (6207) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 18, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
330 ml bottle.
Pours a black colour with a beige creamy head. Aroma of strong roasted malts, smoke, tar and chocolate chip cookies. Flavour of strong roasted malts, salty licorice, chocolate chip cookies and tar. Medium bodied, dry, almost adhesive mouthfeel and a very round, lingering bitter finish. A rather strong stout. Great!
teorn88 (1923) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at CPK, London. Pours a dark brown / black-ish colour with a small brown head. Aroma is roasty, chocolate and espresso notes. Taste is similar, roasty with good chocolate and espresso notes and a lingering bitterness. Slight acidity on the tongue as well. Medium mouthfeel with good carbonation. Very nice and tasty stout for sure.
back (1315) - Holstebro, DENMARK - APR 11, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sort skum brunt
Malt kaffe tømmer
Bitter modrate sød lidt
Vandede flad Cask @euston tap
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visionthing (2685) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 4, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Grünerløkka Brygghus (Mathallen). Black with a lasting beige head. Roasty aroma with malt, chocolate, licorice and hints of fruits, pine and coffee. Medium body with fairly average carbonation. Moderate sweet and chocolaty with a decent bitterness in the finish. Very nice and surprisingly refreshing!
olio (6139) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 30, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
33 cl bottle. BBE 12/2013.
Pours pitch black color with a large beige head, leaves a nice lace. Aroma of toasted malts, some dry dark chocolate, cocoa and caramel, faint licorice and vanilla notes too. Flavor of ash, cocoa powder, dark chocolate, caramel and roasted malts. Slick but still very dry palate. Balanced and all round nice brew.
spacecube (806) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours black with a foamy head and solid carbonation. Roasty chocolate malts the main flavour in the aroma, a hint of coffee and cream, not too bitter. Pleasant to drink
DarkSideOfBeer (45) - Padova, ITALY - MAR 15, 2013
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Alla spina in K-keg. Torbatura eccellente e retrogusto torrefatto per questa "surreal stout" decisa ma non aggressiva che con 6% di volume alcolico si lascia bere fin troppo facilmente