Pyrmir (3631) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - APR 11, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap, rated from backlog. Aroma of licorice and dark chocolate with hop notes balancing those malts up real good. Flavor is roasted and fruity, nice.
madmitch76 (16335) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
9th July 2012
Opaque dark brown beer, good pale tan head. Palate is crisp and a little dry. Soft creamy dark malts, touch of roast. Develops a crispy edge. Mild piney hops provide a lightness. Dry finish. Easy going and effortlessly drinkable.
finol (2267) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 5, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours black with a brown light head.
Sweet chocolate and oranges. Smooth.
Habanero (2801) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - JAN 5, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. Pours deep brown with a red glow and a large tan head. Nose of roasted malt, citrussy hops along with notes of coffee and chocolate. Sweet flavor that ends up dry and nice bitter. Medium bodied, oily textute and soft CO2. A good and solid black IPA. ★★★★
hirigalzkar (2376) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 5, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Quite nice BIPA with heavy coffee and chocolate notes. Citrusy hops. Bitter, but not too.
larsga (6335) - Oslo, NORWAY - JAN 4, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Big brown head. Opaque black body goes hazy deep dark brown at
edges, through wich strong, fast carbonation can be spotted.
Roasty earthy wine grape aroma with resiny spicy notes.
Dry-sweetish resiny roasty spicy taste with earthy licorice
notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft mouthfeel. Dry resiny chocolatey
earthy aftertaste with spicy grapefruit notes. Nice, harmonic,
drinkable. Fits well into the growing group of successful Danish
black IPAs. (0.33l bottle, from Kihoskh, Copenhagen.)
Ungstrup (29950) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 13, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled. A dark brown beer with a red shine under a thick brown head. The aroma has notes of chocolate, hops, and roasted malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and hops, leading to a bitter finish.
Pinball (10962) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 13, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
clear dark amber, smooth large offwhite head.
aroma is roasted malts, hops, good balance, flavor is roasted malts, hops, licorice, very good balance, tilted towards roasted malts, very very nice black ipa. flavor is a little light, but VERY nice.
Rasmus40 (12214) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 7, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Kihoskh. Almost black with a big light brown head. Aroma is sweet, malty, roasted malt, caramel and rather hoppy - pine and citrus. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish. 071112
SirLimpsalot (2399) - SWEDEN - OCT 31, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
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