BartC (727) - Lichtaart, BELGIUM - MAR 22, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Black colored beer with a very small head. I had to give the beer a lot of air to get any. Aroma of chocolate and coffee. Taste is mildly sweet, coffee, chocolate. Well balanced.
NoiZe (2323) - Zeist, NETHERLANDS - MAR 14, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black colored brew. Aroma is nice, burned malts, coffee, chocolate. Flavor is roasted, coffee, licorice and some fine smooth sweetness. Nice balanced brew.
Geiserich (4101) - Linz, AUSTRIA - MAR 1, 2009
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled: Salyt aroma, coffee. Black color, dark brown, creamy head. The flavor has notes of toffee, roasted malt, a light sweetness, some and hints of alcohol. Medium to full bodied, cacao and some dark chocolate. Very good stout.
bierkoning (12265) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - NOV 19, 2008
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, best until 4/08. Almost black and opague. Roast, salt and lciorice in the aroma. Malty sweetish, salty flavor with hints of toffee, roast and ash. Pleasant well matured brew.
TaxiDriver (1701) - Stadland, GERMANY - SEP 13, 2008
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Rating Nr. 500. Nice black Bottle. Smell of coffee and roasted malt, bitter milk chocolate, light syrup and light soured milk. A medium sized creamy brown head, normal long lasting. The body is black. A moderate bitter taste with a long duration. The body is medium, dry and creamy with a soft carbonation. A great Stout!
austone (1062) - Turku; Pori, FINLAND - SEP 2, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught @ SOPP, Helsinki. Black, light brown lacing head. Dry coffee nose, burned malts, little hollow. Similar softly burned flavor, mostly dry espresso. Medium bodied, a bit bland palate. Can’t really see this being 7,2% ABV, pretty dull and hollow.
Grovlam (4206) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 4, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Large thick creamy brown head that really lasted. Good display of lacework. Pitch black color. Aroma of burned malt, coffee, liquorish, hint of smoke, bitter chocolate. Medium to full bodied with a soft carbonation. Moderated bitter flavor with some counter sweetness. Lingering burned malty and coffee finish.
Bragesnak (5394) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From Walters, Ebeltoft, DK.
Black with small head. Aroma of coffee. Flavor of chocolate, coffee and some lactic sweetness.
TBone (16079) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 28, 2008
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Ruby red, almost opaque black color, small creamy tan head. Coffeish, milky aroma. Crisp carbonation. Coffeish, milky-chocolate and very balanced stout. Alcohol is very well hidden.
mirjukka (752) - LOHJA, FINLAND - JUL 28, 2008
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
on draught sample 0,2l 4,5€ SOPP Helsinki
Scent:hops roasted malts
Taste:nice dryish hoppy roasted malts Wow somehow milky, sweet aftertaste. This was only which I tasted twice during three festival days