Alphadelic (1974) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 18, 2009
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A thick an creamy aroma with hints of slightly bitter dark chocolate roast hidden in it. Plenty of chocolate in the mouth here too with a slightly herbal eucalyptus hidden very deep beneath. Sweet and milky with hints of burnt maltiness and loads of vanilla.
donfardz64 (538) - Wellington, New Zealand, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 17, 2009
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Hashigo Zake. Pours dark ruby, thin tan head.
Strong chocolate aroma, smells like a melting block of milk chocolate.
Decadent chocolate flavour, backed by a hint of coffee. Just decadant and full bodied, almost like drinking a block of chocolate.
What more can I say? Amazing.
chrisv10 (13463) - DENMARK - AUG 29, 2009
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33cl bottle. Dark brown body with small head. Flavour is roasted malt with "chocolate essence".
Eructoblaster (3476) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 4, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle - 330ml. Dark brown body with low carbonation and a thin beige creamy head. Nice malty aroma with chocolate hints. Well balanced malty/hoppt taste with chocolate and roasted cereals notes. Ends with a sharp bitter/roasty finish. Interesting.
Diogène (1069) - Mirabel, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 2, 2009
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Bistro L’Autre oeil. Very dark brown with a medium Aroma is chocolate, vanilla and roasted malt. Flavor is chocolate, roasted malt, bailey’s, vanilla and a touch of hops. Medium body.
Ethereal (2417) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JUL 2, 2009
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at the White Horse, Parsons Green, 4th May 09. Rich dark brown with an awesomely choccy aroma. Smooth palate, nice taste. A nice beer for chocolate lovers.
SaintMatty (6132) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUN 30, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml Bottle (Drink, Tallinn) - Dark brown with red tinges. Chocolatey aroma with a hint of chocolate cake. Chocolatey taste with hints of marzipan and chocolate cake. The chocolate lingers in the finish.
Davros (2460) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - MAY 29, 2009
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Absolutely gigantic head. Took forever to pour. Dark copper with ruby tints.
Aroma is of roasted malt and some chocolate/cocoa. Slightly cidery.
Rich flavours or roasted coffee and chocolate. Sharp bitterness from roasted malts. More cidery notes.
cgreb (407) - Marburg, GERMANY - MAY 28, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
bottle - very dark brown beer with a nice beige head. Smooth chocolate aroma. Amazing flavour, some dark bitter chocolate but not sweet, toffee.
beerledgend (1196) - Waterloo, Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - MAY 10, 2009
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Dark black in colour, thin toffee coloured head. Chocolate aroma, dark bitter chocolate flavours. Short mouthfeel.