fonefan (41314) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Dark dark black colour with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, fully diminishing, beige to light brown head. Aroma is heavy malty, roasted, molasses, chocolate, coffee, alcohol, syrup, prune, alcohol - cognac. Flavour is heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, wood, dark malt, sweet alcohol, dark chocolate, roasted, cognac. Body is medium to full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat, finish feel is light alcoholic. 
yespr (37603) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 4, 2012
4.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
From tap at MikkellerBar. Pours pitch black with a small tan head. Aroma is dense dark malty and fruity cognac. Light alcohol presence and dark roasted malty, chocolate and coffee. Thick dense dark malty, chocolate, light liqourice and sold bitter. Elegant cognac notes, light alcohol and dark malty. Dense chocolate and cognac finish. Dark malty, yet light fruity and mld sweet into the far finish.
Ungstrup (32202) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. A black beer with a lazing dark brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, and alcohol. The flavor is sweet with notes of alcohol, roasted malt, soy sauce, and chocolate, leading to a dry alcoholic finish.
joergen (24776) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 4, 2012
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Draught at Mikkeller Bar.
Pitch black coloured with a small brown head.
Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel, dried fruits and dark chocolate.
Sweet and roasted flavour of dark chocolate, dried fruits and cognac.
omhper (22327) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - APR 16, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled, from Systembolaget. Very black with beige head. Aroma of chocolate, licorice and cognac. Sweet and thick with full body. Chocolate sauce and treacle dominates. Warming and heavy withsticky sweetness. Some nice flavours, but not really enough to balance up the syrupy heaviness.
anders37 (20883) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 21, 2012
4.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Draft @ Mikkeller Bar, Copenhagen. Pours a black color with a very dark brown head. Has a roasted malty chocolate licorice and woody cognac aroma. Thick roasted malty chocolate and woody cognac flavor with hints of coffee. Has a roasted malty coffee and chocolate woody cognac finish.
cgarvieuk (19025) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 8, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: JUL 8, 2014 bottle at home ... deep black thin tan lacing ...soft open alcohol ... dark roast ... heavy malt nose ...dark chewy malts ... little salty ...little coconut ... dark sweet heavy chocolate roast ...
bottle at home ... deep black ... thin tan lacing ... soft deep meatry malts ... soft chocolate malts ... sweet roast ... berry malts .. sweet malts ... berry fruits ... dark meaty malts ... dark malts ... 4.0
Travlr (18693) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 3, 2013
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle courtesy of GT2, thanks! Jet black color, small dark brown head. Aroma of rich vanilla, dark chocolate. Taste is rich brandied chocolate covered espresso beans. Very nice.
Leighton (16286) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2013
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: JUL 23, 2013 Bottle at RBWG 2013 Grand Tasting. Thanks to Chris! Pours oily black with a thick, brown cream head. Tons of charred wood in the nose. Medium to big sweet flavor, some bitter earth, ash, big roast, dark chocolate. Full bodied with soft carbonation. Warming finish, bitter charred wood, earth, baking cocoa. Good stuff. (4.1)
Tap at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2013 - Session I. Pours oily, black-brown with a fine, beige foam head. Some marshmallows in the nose, burnt wood. Big sweet flavor with rich dark bread, bitter cocoa, burnt wood, brownies. Full bodied with creamy carbonation and oily texture. Lightly warming finish with thick chocolate character. Great. (4.3)
harrisoni (16059) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Chriso May 2014 tasting. Black beer lasting tan head. Not much cognac barrel ageing has really dried the beer out. Chocolate sponge.