Plovmand (6178) - Helsinge, DENMARK - MAY 29, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Giant bottle. Pours black with a medium off white head. The aroma is liquorice, roasted malt, coffee and a good hoppy punch. The flavour is quite hoppy with notes of roasted malt, caramel and light chocolate. Creamy texture.
madsberg (9654) - Sψborg, DENMARK - MAY 28, 2010
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. Pitch black coloured. Dense brown head. ARoma of sweetness, roast, chocolate, light liqourice. Flavour as well full of liqourice and roast. Some cocoa and coffee comes to mind as well. Meium to full bodied. Dry roasty bitterness in the end.
caesar (4721) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - MAY 26, 2010
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled @ Copenhagen 2010. Dark color, medium brown head. Aroma of coffee, chocolat, roasted malt. Coffee taste, bit bitter. Smooth mouthfeel. Cheers stella!
faroeviking (10294) - FAROE ISLANDS - MAY 22, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught. Black colour. Roasty coffee chocolate malty aroma. Good mouthfeel, smooth. Pleasant roasted maltiness in the flavour with chocolate, coffee and some dark fruit. Long lasting roasty malty bitter coffee chocolate finish, really yummy.
Christian (10781) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 22, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Black with a big and lasting off-white head. Aroma of dark malts and licorice, with grassy hops. Dry and roasted flavour with chocolate notes. Hoppy and bitter finish
NoiZe (2324) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - MAY 21, 2010
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Had this one @ CBF 2010. Black colored brew. Roasted aroma. Flavor is very smooth, coffee and roast.
Rune (7361) - Tromsψ, NORWAY - MAY 20, 2010
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Poured from a large bottle. Pitch black body with a tan coloured layer. Earthy malts to the nose, mid-sweet and slightly roasted. Taste of liquorice mixed with grainy, dark malts. Bitter endnotes of coffee. Soft on the swallow. Well made porter (RateBeer meeting point at Copenhagen Beer Festival, 08.05.2010).
Dedollewaitor (13390) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2010
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
1,5 L Bottle @ CPH Beerfestival, 2010. Pours black with a creamy lasting head and lacings. Nose is roast, coffee and chocolate. Very smooth. Roasted and ashy dry flavor with coffee and a bit of fruit. Dry roasted end. Nice
skortila (4349) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - MAY 20, 2010
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ CBF 2010. The aroma has chocolate, coffee, fruity hops (berries). Black coloured beer with a medium, beige head. The taste has bitterness, some chocolate, coffee, and fruits. Moderate bitterness in the finish. Good bodied. Nice.
Skinnyviking (6389) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 19, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle CBF 2010. Medium high creamy off-white lasting head. Pitch black body. Strong coffee aroma and flavor with a nice hops bitterness, low carbonation and a long bitter aftertaste.