gunnfryd (9318) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 28, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at TSODRBSG 13. Black colour with a beige head. Aroma is hop, coffee, roasted malt. Flavour is hop, coffee, roasted malt, pine. Medium to full body. Nice beer.
Theis (12131) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 19, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Bryggens Ølbar @ Swedish Tap Takeover. Pitch black - white head. Fresh coffee. Nice bitterness. Some chocolate. Lovely hoppy. Nice burned malty. Smokey notes. Nice.
JohnRMurdoch (2695) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - OCT 16, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
330ml bottle at The Bishops Arms, Malmo, Sweden. Almost black, reasonable head. Pine coffee hop aroma. Chocolate coffee hop flavour. Sharp with bitter aftertaste. A very good black coffee IPA
_angst_ (2086) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 24, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle courtesy of RoNo. Thought I had missed out on this one but luckily finally got to try this. Pours blackish brown with a creamy beige head that quickly dissipates while leaving a small trace on the glass. Smell is malty and tiny fruity with roasted malts, grapefruit rinds, dark roast coffee, salty liquorice candy, black currant leaves, moist soil, burn caramel, lemon zest, pine needles, resinous wood and hints of red berries. Taste is heavy bitter, malty and tiny fruity with roasted malts, dark roast coffee, grapefruit juice, red berries, burnt caramel, liquorice fudge, charred wood, resinous pine cones, ash, chalk, burnt cookies, grapefruit rinds, black currants and lemon zest. Mouthfeel is tiny round, roasted astringent, tiny roasted tart and medium bodied. Finish is bitter with heavily roasted malts, dark roast coffee, grapefruit rinds, salty liquroce candy, pine needles, resinous wood, burnt caramel, black currant leaves, ash, chalk and lemon zest. A solid tasty BIPA on the heavy bitter side.
hallinghansen (1684) - Odense S, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Hazy dark brown body with a small light brown head. Aroma is mild coffee, hops, malt. Flavour is coffee, hops, malt, fruity.
Dedollewaitor (13014) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ Danish Summer Gathering, 2013. Pours nearly black with a creamy head and lacings. Coffee, roast malt, dark fruit and caramel. Quite acidic malty and dusty. Medium bodied.
chrisv10 (9420) - DENMARK - AUG 31, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Very dark brown with small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, little coffee and hop. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, pine, hops, little sweet, grapefruit and medium bitter.
yespr (28627) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 31, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
33 cL bottle. Pours hazy brown with a small tan head. Aroma is coffee roasted and caramelish. Smooth fruity, peachy and citrusy hoppy, smooth coffee. Bitter and fruity hops finish. Solid coffee note.
Benzai (5745) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 31, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled @ RB Danish Summer Gathering 2013 day 2, Ulfborg. Bottle. Dark brown color with a decent red glow coming through, small off-white head. Smell and taste malts, roasted malts, lightly hops, bitter, some coffee and a hint of chocolate. Medium body and carbonation. Ok but not great.
Rasmus40 (8884) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 31, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ TSODRBSG13, Ulfborg. Almost black with a lasting beige head. Aroma is sweet, malty, roasted malt, coffee and moderate hoppy - pine and grapefruit. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 310813