Frallan (31) - Stockholm, - SEP 22, 2012
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Pours dark brown almost black with a nice tan head that leaves a nice lace. Nice soft choclate nose with some coffee in it. Round dark sweet flavour well worth trying. Trade or buy to get it or travel to Monks and try it.
j12601 (6453) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - NOV 30, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Dadsgiving! Pours a deep brown to black with a thin beige head. Soft warm chocolate, cocoa. Warm and spicy, smooth malt, toast and roast. Very smooth, nice bright cocoa notes coming through. Very lively for a big stout. Smooth vanilla and chocolate into the finish.
blipp (5476) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - NOV 26, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours near black with a thin head. Sweet dark fruit and lightly roasted malts, with dark chocolate, and a long sweet malty finish. Pretty good.
jtclockwork (6259) - , New Jersey, USA - NOV 26, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared by Puzzl at Dadsgiving. Pours black. Nose and taste of bourbon, vanilla, oak, molasses, rye, sweet and roast chocolate and dark fruit. Full bodied.
jredmond (4625) - Manhattan, New York, USA - NOV 24, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle courtesy of Andy. Happy Dadsgiving, y’all. Pours a deep brown body with no head or lacing. Aroma is booze, sweet chocolate syrup and light musky basement. Mouthfeel is medium with notes of bitter chocolate, oak, and booze.
gmellison (252) - Colorado, USA - NOV 23, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pour thanks to adnielsen. Aroma is dark fruits and some chocolate. Flavor is chocolately and a little papery. Not bad
Steve_0 (1941) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 23, 2013
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at FoCo Stout Tasting 2013, courtesy of Aaron. Thanks man! Heavy oxidation, caramel, bready, cardboard, dark fruits, light cocoa, and doughy aroma. Taste is so tangy, wet cardboard, dark fruity, cocoa, coffee, and bread. Slick mouthfeel with soft carbonation. Way past its prime.
adnielsen (7602) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - NOV 23, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ Armin’s palace, courtesy of a chill Swede. Thanks! Pours a fairly clear dark brown head with a light brown head. Light anise, dark grape, fig, dark chocolate, plum, a bit spicy aroma. Slightly tangy plum, dark grape, fig, woody, dark chocolate, a bit twangy flavor. Not my favorite but not bad.
arminjewell (5233) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - NOV 23, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pour out of bottle, thanks Aaron! Dark black pour with off white/tan head, aroma brought notes of slight trash, hints of dark chocolate, roast, hints of slight vinegar and cardboard. Taste is a mix of dark chocolate, roast, hints of grass in there with some slight vinegar, cardboard, hints of trash, finishing sweet, dry.
thewolf (10557) - Kolding, DENMARK - NOV 9, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle, bought @ Systembolaget, Hyltebruk. Pours black with a small, creamy, beige film head. Aroma has fat chocolate, cocoa, light whisky. Low carbonation,, fine dry, creamy and light grainy mouthfeel. Flavour has oats, chocolate, cocoa beans, lots of chocolate. No roasted notes. Not sweet either. Extremely well balanced. Oak dryness with fine bitterness. No viniousness.
Cool_Bond (922) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - NOV 4, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Heavy smell of alcohol, raisin and oak barrels. A mixture of tar, oak and alcohol. The aftertaste turns to dark chocolate. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.