Habanero (3173) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. Pours pitch black with a small, lacing tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, wood, vanilla and sherry. Sweet flavor that ends up more dry, bitter and an alcohol bite. Medium to full bodied, oily text. and soft carbonation. An excellent Impy.
Borup (7642) - Albertslund, DENMARK - AUG 17, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at CBC 2014. Black with a beige head. Aroma and flavour of roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, alcohol, oak and licorice.
Desverger (3641) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 29, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
tap@Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014 - black pour tan head. Taste and aroma is nice balance of roasted and sweet malts, chocolate. Is pretty overt boozy but not to much. Nice.
Pyrmir (4087) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUN 28, 2014
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at CBC 2014. Black with tan head. Aroma sweet, molasses, syrup, alcohol, barrel, rum, roasted malt and chocolate. Taste has high acidity, coffee, alcohol, espresso, rum and raisins
Vestergaard (871) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at cbc14. Pours black with a small, oily head. Aroma has lots of vanilla, syrup, burned sugar, ryebread with butter. Taste is thick, buttery, greasy sweet candy-stuff with lovely vinous alcohol notes.
tkrjukoff (4169) - SWEDEN - MAY 23, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours pitch black with no head. Sweet malty oily cons roasted boozy fruity vanilla some licorice.
zvikar (4000) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAY 20, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014. 1st Session. Pours an hazy brown with no head, aroma of cherry, forest fruits, chocolate and pleasant alcohol, flavor of cocoa, chocolate, brandy, wood, full bodied, Great.
Rasmus40 (13625) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 26, 2014
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
CBC. Almost black with a small beige head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, chocolate, wood and alcohol. Flavor is extremely sweet and very bitter. Dry and very bitter finish with heavy alcohol. 020514
madmitch76 (17899) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 28, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
2nd May 2014
CBC Session 1. Opaque black - brown beer. Few tan bubbles.for a head. Palate is dry and crisp. Smooth dry dark malts, rich, dry and slightly sweet. Warming spirit. Dark chocalate. Light.sherry. Touch of bitter wood with dark fruits underneath. More spirity warmth in the finish. A big cuddle of a beer.
fonefan (38685) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 24, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught @ CBC 2014 [ Yellow Session ]. - Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014, Sparta Hallen, Gunnar Nu Hansens Plads 11, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
[ As Mikkeller X Imperial Stout Black Spirit Olorosso Barrel Ed. ].
Clear dark black color with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, light brown head. Aroma is heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, moderate coffee, alcohol, peppery. Flavour is heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, alcohol, spicy, chocolate. Body is mediumto full, texture is creamy and sticky, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light to moderate alcoholic.