BoBoChamp (5755) - Gent, BELGIUM - APR 11, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
38cl, new exclusive Danish brew Anno 2011, with chili peppers, vanilla- and cocoa beans, from Brouwerij de Molen Bodegraven, complex spicy Porter, not too heavy, yet balanced, hazy, good head, very good brew, but very expensive, yet original!
skortila (5238) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - OCT 5, 2011
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
@ ACBF 2011. The aroma has bourbon, coffee, roast. Black coloured beer with a brown lace. The taste is bitter, sweet and has bourbon, vanilla, roasted malts, coffee. Quite smooth mouthfeel. Nice.
_angst_ (4466) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 25, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle courtesy of ye ol’ rotbox. Bought at beermerchant some years ago. Pours oily pitch black with a creamy and fizzy dark chocolate brown head that doesn’t leave much trace on the glass while dissipating. Smell is malty and spicy with roasted malts, cocoa nibs, dark roast coffee, liquorice fudge, chipotle peppers, charred wood, vanilla, african birds eye chili, carmelized almonds, moist hay and hints of roasted green bell peppers. Taste is slightly sweet, slightly bitter, malty and spicy with roasted malts, bitter chocolate, burnt caramel, charred wood, chipotle peppers, dark roast coffee, cinnamon, hay, moist soil, coconut shells, vanilla fudge, crème brûlée and hints of salty liquorice hard candy. Mouthfeel is soft, silky, tiny watery, spicy hot and medium bodied. Finish is bitter, malty and spicy with roasted malts, bitter chocolate, dark roast coffee, chipotle peppers, moist soil, burnt wood, vanilla beans and hints of alcohol. Exciting version of a solid, yet hot, base beer.
Inbreak (4404) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - JAN 5, 2014
2.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
UPDATED: FEB 22, 2014 05.01.2014, 0,375l bottle @ home:
Nice brown creamy longlasting head. Aroma is slightly rich and sweet, dark malts, salty licorice, dark sugar, coffee, chocolate, chili, hints of oak and alcohol. Taste is kind of watery, minerals, harsh vanilla, dark malts, grass, chili, burnt coffee, cocoa. Little bitterness, very thin watery mouthfeel. So disappointing!
Vaiz (4223) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAR 7, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at ACBF 2011. Black pour with a glowing tan head. Aroma of wood, twigs, forest and chocolate. Flavor is very strange, forest, chilies, chocolate and with a burning finish.
dEnk (4200) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 15, 2011
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Aroma is deep chocolate, cacao, barrel, wood, spice, tobacco, etc.
Flavour is woody, muddy chocolate, barrel, spice, spicy peppers, lingering for quite a bit. Very weird, but in a good way.
daje (3982) - NORWAY - JUL 28, 2012
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at Mikkeller Bar, july 18th 2012.
Black body, big brown head. Thick oily. Aroma of roasted malt, vanilla, chocolate, peppers. Roasty taste, with oak, chili, coffee, cocoa. Damn nice pepper and vanilla blend. Hot and bitter finish. Really nice.
Enjoyit (3754) - Vadum, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Black of colour with a brown head. An aroma of roasted malt, spice, coffee. A flavor of roasted malt, liqurice, spice and some weak burning notes of chili.
SirLimpsalot (3673) - SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Mikkeller bar, maj 2012: Mycket trevlig doft. Smaken är lätt, lite söt med tydlig chili och vanilj.
abemorsten (3508) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - JUN 30, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
375 ml shared bottle kindly provided by gunnar. Black with a small creamy light brown head leaving excellent lacing. Inviting roasted smoked chipotle dark fruits tar vanilla. piny pollen malty nose. Roasted fruity acidic with the chili heat present and well integrated. Medium bodied. Long bitter finish.