Leini (301) - SWEDEN - FEB 3, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
500ml bottle, 2012 edition. Dark brown, almost black, body with a big brown tainted crown. Rye bread, coffee, dark chocolate, soy, orange peel, licorice and dried raisins. Nice strong bitter ending with a touch of dried raisin and fudge. A nice IS from Mohawk, although I prefer Blizzard.
jesperhammer (2281) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
25-JAN-2012, bottle @Papsø tasting, @Yespr.
Dark, dark brown with light brown head.
Roasted, dry aroma. Taste is roast and hops.
Finish smooth roasted and hoppy bitter.
Medium body, below average carbonation. OK.
LookMomNoHands (1115) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample from 50 cl. bottle. Pitch black with a small, tan head. Sweet, roasted aroma with chocolate, a fruity-spicy note. Taste is sweet. Medium to full body, creamy texture, soft carbonation. Finishes sweet and roasted with chocolate.
pentaz (589) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 27, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours near black with minimal light tan head. Aroma is roasted malt, licorice, nutty, hops, chocolate, vanilla. Taste is medium sweet and bitter. Body is is medium, texture is light creamy/watery, carbonation is near average. Finishes dry and astringent malty. Hides it’s ABV very well, I thought it was lower. I would prefer at little more body.
yespr (26476) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
50 cl bottle. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malty and chocolate to toffee. Toasted malty, chocolate and toffee malty. Roasted, bitter and chocolate. Ends dry and bitter.
madsberg (8939) - Søborg, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Black coloured. Fluffy light brown head. Aroma: Cocoa, chocolate, sweetness, spice, light roast. Flavour: Chocolate, cocoa, sweetness, roast, dust. Medium bodied. Ends light roasted bitter.
Ungstrup (26476) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a brown head. The aroma has notes of chocolate, alcohol, and roasted malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of roasted malt, chocolate, and alcohol, leading to a dry finish.
Papsoe (25129) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of faroeviking. Pours an opaque deep brown with an orange hue and a creamy beige head. Sweet vanillaish roast in the nose. Medium body, carbonation is a little low, sweet and roasty, some overripe fruit and a little neat aroma hops. Never massive, but quite enjoyable. 250113
anders37 (12974) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 21, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty bitter chocolate aroma with weak hints of licorice. Roasted malty bitter chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty bitter chocolate and licorice finish.
Leighton (7183) - London, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at ChrisO Holiday Tasting, London - thanks to Ronny. Pours black-brown with a creamy tan head. Dark, spicy chocolate nose, dark malts, burnt wood. Medium to big sweet flavor with rich bread and cocoa. Medium to full bodied with fine carbonation. Bitter cocoa finish with light coffee, good roast and some dark fruits. Rich, good.