Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Imperial Stout
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Snifter


on tap


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RATINGS: 138   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 564   ABV: 18.8%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
jimmyjnc (1) - - FEB 17, 2015 does not count
Disappointed. Comes on thick with a fruity espresso flavor. Finishes harsh, soaked in astringency. Aftertaste has lingering front of tongue alcohol taste. Not deep. Pointless beer, not enjoyable IMO.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Renobob (1620) - Besançon, FRANCE - JAN 23, 2015
Bue en bouteille de 37,5cl. Arôme café et alcool bien present. Au palais, explosion café (genre ristretto serré) puis alcool super present.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
berntholer (1559) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - DEC 31, 2014
beige head leaves no lacing. coffee coloured. aroma is candysugar, umami and especially boozy. taste is extremely boozy, wry, sharp and alcoholic with a very very bitter aftertaste. quite dense mouthfeel, medium carbonation. left this one to areate more than an hour before drinking, still a mess. bottle 37,5cl

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tderoeck (8076) - Gent, BELGIUM - NOV 28, 2014
7/XI/14 - 37.5cl bottle from Bierhalle Deconinck (Vichte) @ home - BB: 6/VI/22 (2014-1300) Thanks to Erwin for sharing the bottle!

Clear dark purple brown beer, creamy beige head, little stable, adhesive, leaving a nice lacing in the glass. Aroma: very boozy, alcohol, caramel, bit sweet. MF: ok carbon, full body. Taste: alcohol, boozy, some mocha, more alcohol, banana peel, caramel, bit sugary, bitter hops. Aftertaste: dry, bitter hops, cocoa powder, alcohol, very boozy, vanilla.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kerenmk (4035) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - NOV 27, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at tderoeck’s place. Thanks tderoeck. 7.11.14 Gent. Black with foamy tan head. Chocolate, alcoholic, vinous aroma, chocolate, alcoholic, rich and bitter taste. Full body, no carbonation, chocolate and vanilla finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
chimpgibbon (533) - London, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 25, 2014
Bottle from Kris Wines. Poured less viscous than I expected. Massive hit of dark boozy fruit, vanilla, alcohol very present but pleasantly. Beautiful alluring sweetness. Some rich milk chocolate. Touch of funk. Taste is medium sweet luxury. Melting creamy toffee, perfect balance between the spirits. Really perfect. Finishing with an elegant sweetness with bite, taking the edge off the booze with the subtlest slight of hand.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vells (1514) - Rîga, Latvija, LATVIA - NOV 18, 2014
Bit a disappointment, maybe because expectations was so high. Anyways.. standard Mikkeller Black feels even better, not mentioning price/performance aspect. Ofc.. this is a good beer and I liked it. Quite thick roasted malts, dried fruits, choco, bit soy, wood and that salty note of tequila - dont like tequila and even mikkeller black cant change my mind. Sweetish with light bitterness and saltiness. Feels quite oily and warming. Decent brew, but I would prefer others for this price.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Barrelbelly (748) - BELGIUM - NOV 14, 2014
Black with small head. Taste tequila, pepper, roasted malts, sweet high alcohol finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sten (735) - Westerlo, BELGIUM - NOV 4, 2014
Pitch black beer with a small beige head. The first thing that stands out is the prominent aroma of whisky but it is very well balanced with some dark fruits, roasted malts and a bit of alcohol. Oily texture and a flavour which is medium sweet, heavy malty with hints of chocolate and ripe dark fruit. (Bottle 37,5cl)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HoppyFin (1) - Loviisa, FINLAND - NOV 4, 2014 does not count
A: Coffee, licorice. T: Coffee, licorice, malty, fig. Coffee beans, rosted malts, tequila. Finish full of tequila, long and bitter. Full bodied. What a stout, strong and warm, full of alcohol.

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