hallinghansen (1852) - Odense S, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at World Cup Brasil tasting. Black body with a light brown head. Licorice, roasted malt, chocolate. Thin body, but good.
Dedollewaitor (13677) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ World Cup Brasil Tasting. Cheers to Hallinghansen. Pours black with a creamy beige head and lacings. Roast, sweet chocolate, dark fruit and mild ashes. Smooth and dry. Soft. Well brewed!
jd543 (386) - SCOTLAND - JUN 10, 2014
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Black with no head. Aroma of roast malt, vanilla, chocolate. Taste is light sweet with a light bitter finish. Thin oily texture, low carbonation. OK.
gunnar (5096) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUN 4, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Ales by Mail. Pours black with a 1" creamy tanned head. Aroma of sweet chocolate, cocoa and vanilla, weak roast and tar. Taste is minimal sweet, more bitter chocolate, vanilla and weak smoke with a thin mouthfeel.
Fin (7244) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 22, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Moncada Brewery Taproom (soon to open), Friday 16th May 2014 with Ang’, Morten and the other young guy whose name I forget (sorry) Pours black (or as near as).with off-white creamy head we had this alongside the milk porter both v.good but I preferred the latter. Some mollasses and a light smooth coffee flavour. Good. A6 A4 T7 P3 Ov14 3.4
maeib (8574) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - MAY 4, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled 19/04/14. A black beer with a dissipating tan coloured head. A lovely roasty and fruity stout. Good fruity hops in the nose. Just the right amount of coffee to assist the malts in the mouth. Beautifully constructed. Good stuff indeed.
Idiosynkrasie (3574) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - APR 19, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
330ml bottle. Deep dark red glowing, quasi black colour with average, thick, creamy, fairly lasting, moderately lacing, ochre-ish tan head. Chocolately dark malty aroma, notes of roast, dark chocolate. Taste is roasty dark malty, notes of dark chocolate; slightly monotonous and one-dimensional. Full body, super-soft, silky palate. Great stuff.
mr_h (2695) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - APR 12, 2014
3.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
330ml bottle from Beerhive, Edinburgh - opaque dark brown, minimal head, coffee aroma, no lacing, bitter coffee flavour, low carnonation, dry, prolonged coffee aftertaste
chrisv10 (10751) - DENMARK - APR 5, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, 5%. Black with medium brown head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee and liquorice. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, medium sweet, little liquorice, hop and medium bitter,
fonefan (34166) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 23, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask @ EBF14 2013, 14th Egham Beer Festival, Egham United Services Club (EUSC), 111 Spring Rise, Egham, Surrey, England TW20 9PE.
Clear dark black brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, dark roasted. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, dark roasted, chocolate. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat.