_angst_ (2092) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 22, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
330 ml bottle bought @ Systembolaget. Pours dark wooden brown, almost black, with a frothy and fizzy reddish brownish beige head that leaves some trace on the glass while dissipating. Smell is sweet, salty and hoppy with roasted malts, salty liquorice, oily pine, resinous wood, alcohol, pineapple, peaches, baking soda, dark roast coffee, overripe lemons, grapefruit rinds and rose pepper. Taste is tiny sweet and very bitter with roasted malts, dark roast coffee, baking soda, grapefruit rinds, pine needles, ammonium chloride, lemon peal, resinous wood and unripe tropical fruits. Mouthfeel is round, astringent, tiny boozy and medium to full bodied. Finish is bitter with roasted malts, dark bread, resinous wood, dark roast coffee, ammonium chloride, soy sauce, grapefruit rinds and lemon peal. Intensely hoppy and lacks balance.
larsniclas (5193) - Billdal, SWEDEN - DEC 21, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled from Systembolaget
Pitch black with a bubbly, beige head.
Flowery aoma with tropical fruits along with roasted malts.
Fresh piney citrus in tha flavour. Dark roasted malts; coffee and chocolate.
joergen (18877) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 16, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Theis & Mette.
Pitch black coloured with a medium sized beige head.
Sweet and roasted aroma of dried fruits and caramel with notes of spices.
Fruity and roasted flavour of dark chocolate and hops.
Roasted and hoppy finish.
Nisse666 (3548) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 15, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from SB cons 2012-12-16 Göteborg Mogawk no #26;)
AR: dark bitter chocolate, apricots, maderia
AP: very dark brown with reddish tone, frothy/stouthy beige head wee lacings with caracter
F: dark chocolate, rich vanilla, vinos, strong red wine, brown sugar, needs storage, wee viola pastilles, needs some storage to calm down à bit! Fizzy intensive carbonation, medium strong bitterness, finish is dark chocolate, wee bubbles and wee coffee
ekstedt (4915) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 15, 2012
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle (33 cl) from Systembolaget. Dark brown with large beige head. Deep roasted aromas with coffee, molasses, and chocolate, heavy piney and perfumy hops. Medium bodied, medium carbonation. Semi sweet, massive bitterness.
sunevdj (2916) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - DEC 15, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at T&M’s. Pours black with a tanned head. Smells of alcohol and raosted malts. Dry and hoppy with aromas of burnt malts. Sprucey hops aromas. Medium to full bodied. Medium to soft carbonation. Dry finish with more roasted malts and dar chocolates.
Theis (12136) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 15, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at home - Thanks. Pitch black - offwhite head. Sweetness, oiley, brown sugar, burned malts, dark chocolate, red berries, light wooden dryness, citric notes, bitter chocolate, tarmac, texture is not oiley, nice bitter sourish.
k0mpsa (747) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - DEC 14, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home. Black color, big light brown head, staying while. Aroma of roasted malts, coffee, licorice, little alcohol, hops. Balanced taste of licorice, some hops at the end, low co2, medium aftertaste, some sweetness. Balanced imperial porter, smooth mouthfeel mixed with hops.
Linnet (937) - Umeå, SWEDEN - DEC 14, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Ar: vanilla, caramel, fruity hops, citric, undefined fruitiness, light roastiness.
Ap: black body, big beige head, lacing.
F: very hoppy for the style, aromatic hops upfront, big bite, the roastiness is light for the style, alcohol, soft coffee, licorice and light acidity.
M: soft carbonation.
thomat (1790) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 13, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Very dark brown with a thick creamy head. Fruity with malty notes. Malt, fruit, coffee and hops.Full body with a long bitter after taste.