sneakychi (75) - - DEC 24, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, Best Before 090312.
Black with small beige head.
Chocolate, roasty, some coffee, licorice, some "soy sauce"-ish, little alcohol. Not a very strong aroma overall, subdued.
Full bodied, sweet with a finishing bitterness.
Zlotta (2268) - Hagen, GERMANY - SEP 30, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled from 0.33 l bottle. Pitch black with an off-white head. Sweetish-malty, slightly roasty aroma of coffee, dark chocolate and some licorice. Sweetish-malty, slightly roasty taste of dark chocolate, coffee, licorice and some hazelnut, followed by a medium long, moderately roasty-bitter, slightly warming-alcoholic finish. Thin to medium body, slightly effervescent mouthfeel, soft carbonation. Very nice!
Beerhunter111 (17298) - P´Castle, GERMANY - SEP 30, 2016
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
50cl bottle. Fast schwarze Farbe, geringe bräunliche schaumkrone. Geruch süßlich röstmalzig, schokoladig, Vanille. Geschmack süß malzig, schokoladig, Karamell, Vanille, super
Koelschtrinker (17734) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - SEP 30, 2016
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Trocken malziger Antrunk. Malzig schokoladige Noten, angenehme Würzigkeit. Trocken, leicht Kaffe, kaum vorhandener Nachhall. Okay. 10/9/9/8//9
rouhlas (2843) - GREECE - JUL 27, 2016
4.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
500 ml at home. Thank you very much Alex (Nightfall)!! Pitch black color with nice brown head. Roasted malty aroma, coffee, licorice, cocoa, chocolate, light dark fruits, dried fruits, wood, smoked notes, whiskey, alcohol. Moderate sweet and moderate bitter taste like aroma. Full silky creamy body with soft carbonation.
Martinus (4540) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - MAR 15, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Black colour, tan head. Aroma of coffee, whisky and caramel. Bitter flavour, coffee, roasted malts, soy sauce. Bitter finish, coffee, cacao, caramel.
(from 66cL bottle @ Kamiel’s place. Thanks for sharing!)
Countbeer (6222) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - MAR 14, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle (50cl): Shared with Iluvatarmilan in a Chouffe glass at 13 degrees Celsius:
Black with a light brown head/lacing.
Aromas of liquorice, whiskey, wood, spices like mint, hints of cabbage and onions, bay leaf, dark fruit...
Flavour is vinous, whiskey, roast, wood roast, bitter, light spice, light smoke, light liquorice, herbal roast...
Aftertaste is a mix of roast, bitters, wood, whiskey..
Low carbo, creamy thick close to silky mouthfeel, close to full bodied.
jesperhammer (4228) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 9, 2015
4.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
06-FEB-2015, bottle @Ulkløbben meeting, my place, from Ølbutikken several years ago.
Black with a low Brown head. Aroma is roast and whisky. Taste is soooou smooth. Roast, whisky, chocolate, coffee. Whisky never overpowering. Full body, soft carbonation. Has held up really well:-)
pushkinwow (2628) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 30, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
500ml bottle via the Mikkeller shop. Brown with no head. Deep peat aroma, some oak, roasted malt, cocoa, espresso grinds. Full body and mild+ carbonation, bitter and long finish, a very tasty beer.
Svesse (7932) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - APR 17, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
(Bottle, purchased at Ölbutikken, Copenhagen, a couple of years ago) Black colour with dense, pale brown head. Roasted, malty nose with strong black coffee, dark chocolate, cocoa, hints of oak and smoke, and a touch of vanilla. Malty, roasted taste with notes of black coffee, dark chocolate, cocoa, oak wood, tar, liquorice, hints of smoke and a finish with a generous coffee bitterness and a warming touch of whisky. Full body with a thick and slightly oily mouthfeel. Fairly dry for its strength. Impressive stout with a generous coffee character and a warming whisky touch. Lovely beer!
Yorker (1934) - Herning, DENMARK - APR 3, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
50 cl bottle @ home. Pours black with some sediment and a tan head that leaves a little lacing. Aroma and flavour are roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, liquorice, and whiskey - with a bitter finish.