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RATINGS: 470   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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Called "Black Chocolate" in the U.S.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MoritzF (8676) - Bochum, GERMANY - OCT 2, 2013
(bottle, 75cl) Hazy, dark amber to mahogany colour with a beige and big, but not very persisting frothy head. Dark malty aroma with notes of dark fruits, dark chocolate, nuts and a touch of alcohol. Sweet flavour, full but not fast bodied with a pleasant carbonation. Dark malt character with a heart of chocolate, accompanied by notes of fruit punch, caramel and a nutty touch; sweet and delicately bitter finish with lasting notes of chocolate, fruit confit and a warming alcoholic touch. Balanced, complex and tasty brew. 30.IX.13

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pivnizub (9163) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - OCT 1, 2013
Bottle: very deep amber coloured, hazy, medium-sized off-white head with a little lace, dried fruits(plums?), caramel and walnuts in the solid sweet nose; solid sweet flavour as well, full bodied; chocolate cake, toffees and fruity caramel in the sweet finish, followed by a light bitterness in the aftertaste. Great beer, a liquid cake…

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrW (448) - Londerzeel, BELGIUM - SEP 17, 2013
On draught @ BBW 2013. Nice aroma but something off, herbs. Brown colour, beige lasting head. Some sparkling. Sweet taste, caramel, balancing with too sweet, alcohol. Sweet aftertaste. Warm mouthfeel, feels heavy, full taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
markextrae (1674) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 12, 2013
had a tasting glass of this. poured dark brown with a tan head. pretty unique taste. malts. champagne yeast. sugar, some pear fruit. and with a small bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
StoutHead (805) - DENMARK - SEP 7, 2013
Champagne bottle. Pours dark brown with a tan head and VERY lively carbonation. Taste is very malty with strong fruity notes and chocolate. Sweet with bitter aftertaste and lots of booze in the finish. Intense but good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bigguns22 (721) - Maryland, USA - AUG 1, 2013
Well the bottle I had had a best by 2008 on it. Pour was dark and cloudy with a small sand colored head. Aroma sweet like dark fruits fig,rasian stuff like that and a 12% alcohol in the aroma and taste. Nice flavors and the alcohol notes not over the top still had medium carbonation. Would like to try again with a younger bottle.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Marheb (2824) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 12, 2013
Échantillonnée d’un marathon de dégustation: Des malts chocolatés se fondent avec les esters fruités et forment un nectar complexe et changeant qui laisse poindre des épices différentes à chaque gorgée.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kerenmk (3050) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 3, 2013
Bottle sample at a tasting at the Beer & Beyond shop. Thanks beerandbeyond.Opaque and very dark brown, sand-colour head. Minty, a little chocolate and a little cherry in the nose, tastes mildly sweet, cherry and fruit and then chocolatey. Full body, a little chocolate in the finish, tolerable carbonation. Nice.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Grzesiek79 (3396) - Radom, POLAND - MAY 3, 2013
Wysmienite i znakomite pwo. W sam raz pasujace na wazne uroczystosci, tak jak np. moje urodziny. Schlodzone w kubelku idealnie podane. Szyk i wdziek tego piwa szampanowego jest wprost nie do opisania. Aromat czekoladowo rodzymkowy w smaku takze gozka czekolada troche kakao i slodycz ale piwo w smaku bynajmniej nie jest slodkie lecz gozkie. Finisz gleboko wytrawny. Piana nie do zachamowania. Wystarczy ciut wlac a tu juz mamy 10 cm piany w koloze zolto-brazowym. Odcien czerwono broazowy piwa i wrazenie jakby sie pilo szampana wytrawnego i ciemnego. Na wielki plus zasluguje ukryty alkohol, ktorego mocny woltaz wogole nie odczuwamy podczas picia. Bardzo polecam.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HenrikSoegaard (11205) - Randers, DENMARK - APR 29, 2013
Bottle. Frothy white fair mostly deminishing head. Brown colour. MOderate malty and hoppy and yeasty aroma. Some fruity notes and caramel. Heavy bitter powerfull nice flavor. Long heavy bitter finish. Creamy palate. Nice.

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