Brewed by Midtfyns Bryghus
Style: Imperial Porter
Årslev, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 293   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85   IBU: 106   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Collaboration between Midtfyns Bryghus and De Molen, first brewed on the Sunday after the Copenhagen Beer Festival, May 2010.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
jercraigs (8825) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 30, 2014
2014-05-26. Black body, nice foamy brown head fades. 4+ Aroma has lightly dusty notes over cocoa accented mild roast character, dark malt below. 7++ Flavour is richly malty, moderate to mild dry roast throughout, mild cocoa and chocolate weaves through, sweetish core but it finishes on the dry side, with moderate roast. Very lightly fruity, that comes out a bit more as it warms. Smooth medium to full bodied palate has soft carbonation. Not super complex but pleasantly rich. Very nice. Bottle from the LCBO, Toronto

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sic1314 (4776) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - MAY 30, 2014
Poured deep dark brown with a small tan ring. Aroma of vinous fruit, roast malt. Medium to full body, flavour as the aroma, coffee, milk chocolate.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
gilvanblight (819) - Windsor, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 28, 2014
uber dark brown and thick pouring with a strong head. Really strong dark chocolate notes off that head as it fizzes away. Dates and malts as well. Very smoked almost burnt taste at first. A bit off putting, it then fades into sweeter notes of chocolate. That’s followed by some licorice. Wish I liked licorice. The malts and dates come back at the end. Impressive balance and pallet. Not quite for me though. It’s a damn good beer, but those licorice notes turn me off.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rastacouere (6161) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 27, 2014
Pitch black ale covered by a slowly fading tan head. The aroma captures the deep black malt aromas of great stouts with an extra fruity kick that gives it solid complexity. The alcohol evolves in this dark stewed fruit surroundings and this brings forth an accentuated acidic touch to the already acidic roasted malts. On the porter front, along with comforting chocolate notions, it procures nuances of ashes and smoke, both well integrated to the rest. Chewy mouthfeel, round and agreeable on its own, but to my palate, clashing a little with the tartish liquorous/alcoholic fruity profile which begs for a lighter touch on the palate. The roundness stems more from excellent malt extraction and presumably water profile than an abundance of residual sugars, to my liking. Very well brewed, but failing to hit the nail spot on the head to my very personal tastes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pivnizub (9485) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - MAY 19, 2014
Flasche: Deep ruby-amber coloured, almost black, big and stable and lacy (leaving rings on the glass) tanned head; solid bitter-sweet nose with aromas of ashes, dried fruits and dry roasted malt; moderate to solid bitter-sweet flavour, medium to full bodied, creamy MF; solid finish, featuring ashes, roasted malt, chocolate and dried fruits. Wow! What a delicious brew…

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
vtafro (5090) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - MAY 18, 2014
(backlog) Bottle. Black pour with tan head. Sweet chocolate, fruit and roasted aromas. Flavor is roasted, chocolate, some light sweet malt and fruit tones. Lighter body with a full flavor, also the abv is well hidden.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
cfrancis (2760) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 7, 2014
Floored by this beer. Pours thick, syrupy black with a dark brown frothy head. Aroma is just loaded with dark chocolate and roasted malts. Taste is layered with cocoa, roasted malts that is just rich and awesome. A little coffee mixed in there but I’m so bummed I only bought one and not a case.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
PapaVillum (704) - Valby, DENMARK - APR 26, 2014
50 cl, flaske, 8,0 % ABV, købt i SuperBest på Søndre Fasanvej på Frederiksberg/Valby, 27. april 2014. Sort "mellemtynd" olie med flot tætskummende moccafarvet skumtop på 2 cm, som efter fem minutter mindskes til 1/2 cm. Duften er præget af tilsat gær og morgenmadsprodukt af en art, Men hold da op! Stout-/Porter"creme" vælter ud af glasset og ned i ganen... "Har jeg smagt noget bedre i dén genre..?", er spørgsmålet, der trænger sig på... Syrlighed og bitterhed i skønneste forening sammenholdt med en perfekt mundfølelse i form af fuldstændig tilpasset og justeret kuldioxid-indhold. En nydelse ud over det sædvanlige! Hvad samarbejdet med hollandske De Molen helt nøjagtigt har møntet sig på, ved jeg ikke, men omkring kuldioxid-inholdet og smag, er hollænderne ikke uefne. Dette bryg bliver man bare ikke træt af...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (11679) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 16, 2014
Sehr dunkelbraunes fast schwarzes Bier mit schöner beigen Schaumkrone. Geruch sehr röstmalzig, Schokolade, Kaffee. Geschmack sehr intensiv röstmalzig, schokoladig, reife dunkle Früchte, Kaffee.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
crazy_cat_lady (253) - - FEB 27, 2014
February 26, 2014. 500mL bottle from LCBO. Dark chocolate, coffee, brunt caramel aromas. Very dark beer, brown head. Dark chocolate, burnt caramel flavours. Lovely lacing on the glass. A great beer that got even better as I drank it.

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